Misadventures of a DIY bike mechanic

November 4th, 2017 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance, Spotlight | 1 Comment »

There isn’t one good reason holding him back


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

August 8th, 2017 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.


Wrap your drop handlebars like a pro

July 16th, 2017 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Handlebars, Maintenance, Spotlight | 2 Comments »

A simple fix with a great effect


How you should treat your bike mechanic

June 8th, 2017 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance, Spotlight | No Comments »

Wine and dine the person who takes care of your bike to build a lasting relationship


When to replace these 6 bike parts

May 26th, 2017 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance, Spotlight | No Comments »

Swap out old parts at exactly the right time


The importance of the torque wrench

May 16th, 2017 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance, Spotlight | 1 Comment »

Learning and perfecting the proper twist with the precision tool


5 easy steps to make your components last longer

May 13th, 2017 by Philippe Tremblay | Posted in Maintenance, News | No Comments »

We spoke to Lennard Zinn, the author of Zinn and the Art of Road Bike Maintenance, about increasing the lifespan of the components on your bike.


Roadside assistance: 4 essential fixes you should be able to do when out on a ride

May 6th, 2017 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance, News | 1 Comment »

From fixing a flat to some basic skills to make sure you can get back from your ride if you suffer a mechanical


Checking and replacing your chain

February 18th, 2017 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance, Skills, Spotlight | 1 Comment »

Ditch the worn chain to improve performance and to keep the rest of the drivetrain in top shape


10 things to check before you ride your new bike

May 24th, 2016 by Philippe Tremblay | Posted in Maintenance, Spotlight | 1 Comment »

Make these adjustments before you head out for the first time