How to Find Proper Bicycle Saddle Height and Setback

How To Set Up Cleats For Clipless Pedals

Getting a bike tyre back onto the wheel

I don't know about you, but there have been times I have been close to tears when trying to get a tyre back onto the rim.  I have been convinced that there is no way it will ever fit.  Which, of course, is nonsense, but oh so frustrating  This guy has got it cracked.  I … Continue reading Getting a bike tyre back onto the wheel

How to Change Your Rear Derailleur – Replacing Your Bike’s Rear Mech

Q. My Edge 205/305 unit will not power on after being removed from the charging source. How can I get it to turn on?

In the past I have been unable to turn on my Garmin Edge after  removing it from the charging source.  This is how I sorted it out For some reason, your device may have temporarily locked up.  In order to "wake it up": Connect the unit to the available power source Press reset and mode for … Continue reading Q. My Edge 205/305 unit will not power on after being removed from the charging source. How can I get it to turn on?

Bike security: the home front

Two-thirds of bikes get stolen in or around the home. What's the best way to protect yours when it's off duty? http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/bike-blog/2011/oct/12/cycling-theft-home-security

How to clean your bike

This blog from the London Cyclist will tell you just about everything you will ever need to know about cleaning your bike - including what not to do!  And as every roadie knows if your bike isn’t 15 percent cleaner than when you bought it, you are a slovenly ne’er-do-well who cannot be trusted. http://www.londoncyclist.co.uk/maintenance/bike-clean/