How to clean road grime off your clothes

February 11th, 2020 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Training | No Comments »

Don’t let muddy road conditions keep you hiding inside


Dust off your ride with this easy 8-step spring tune-up

April 8th, 2018 by Philippe Tremblay | Posted in Maintenance | No Comments »

Lennard Zinn, the author of Zinn and the Art of Road Bike Maintenance, has some tips you can use to tune up your bike this spring.


Drivetrain care: Keep your ride as smooth as the day you bought your bike

March 2nd, 2016 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in 1.2, Maintenance, News | No Comments »

After a cold, wet winter you can’t wait to get out on your bike. The only problem is, the roads are still wet, it’s raining and your baby is making a horrible grinding noise.


Clean and lubed: Keeping your chain well cared for

January 13th, 2016 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Maintenance, News, Skills, Training Guide | 1 Comment »

During my years as a mechanic, probably the most commonly asked question was “what lube is best?” Not all chain lubes are created equal.


How to adjust your mechanical derailleurs

June 17th, 2015 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in Feature, Maintenance, News, Sections | No Comments »

Poorly tuned gears can rob you of your energy and make a ride tougher. A few simple steps before you head out can ensure your derailleurs are lined up and working as they were designed to.