Bicycle chain lube 101

October 21st, 2019 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance | 1 Comment »

Keep your drivetrain in top shape


Parting and replacing disc brake pads

October 20th, 2019 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance | No Comments »

When to replace your pads and when to just separate them


Pre-race bike maintenance before your first cyclocross event this fall

October 18th, 2019 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Cyclocross, Maintenance | No Comments »

Don’t stress yourself needlessly out by arriving with a bike that is in desperate need of some TLC


Getting your bike clean right after the ’cross race

September 25th, 2019 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Cyclocross, Maintenance | No Comments »

The proper steps, at the proper times, will keep your bike running smoothly throughout the muddy season


How to hit your bike

August 16th, 2019 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance | No Comments »

Sometimes a repair needs some force


How to size a chain correctly

August 6th, 2019 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance | No Comments »

Keep your drivetrain working at its best with the right length of links


Get a handle of your headset

August 6th, 2019 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance | No Comments »

You’ll improve your bike’s steering and braking


Did you hear that? What your bike is trying to tell you when it makes noise

August 5th, 2019 by Brad Hunter | Posted in Maintenance, News, Training, Training Guide | No Comments »

To be one with your bike, you must learn to speak its language. A bike can emit several creaks, grinds and snaps to tell you when and where you need to pay more attention to it.


Shifting off? It may be your derailleur hanger

August 5th, 2019 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance | No Comments »

No matter how good you are at adjusting or maintaining your drivetrain, a bent derailleur hanger means you’ll likely never get your rear derailleur shifting just right.


How to fix a creaky bike

August 4th, 2019 by Philippe Tremblay | Posted in Maintenance | No Comments »

If your bike is making undesirable noises, these parts that require tightening, greasing or cleaning could be the culprit.