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Save up to 44% on an Air Purifying set!

Save up to 44% on an Air Purifying set!

Did you know that some plants are super oxygen producers that can help eradicate harmful pollutants from the air in your home? English Ivy, Peace Lilies and Boston Ferns are particularly known for this and are all included in the Air Purifying Set from Oxy-Plants....

Best smartwatches for cyclists

Best smartwatches for cyclists

A smartwatch has become an essential tool for cyclists who want to closely monitor their progress and basic health stats on the road. If you’re an avid cyclist, you probably like to keep track of your rides to help improve your speed, increase your distance and...

Sadiq Khan’t bunny hop reporter’s bike + more on the live blog

Sadiq Khan’t bunny hop reporter’s bike + more on the live blog

Don't mind me starting the petition to add a bunny hopping challenge to all future election campaigns. Sadiq Khan did not want to be undone by his Tory rival Shaun Bailey, who took Evening Standard reporter Ross Lydall's bike for a spin earlier in the day...Did Khan...

Fitting Indy: Is ‘cyclist’ a bad word?

Fitting Indy: Is ‘cyclist’ a bad word?

The executive director of Bike Indianapolis shares how bike riding can benefit entire communities including for people who choose to not ride. Damon Richards talks with Drew about the organization's advocacy and opportunities to make more bike riders in central...

Best bottle cages for cycling

Best bottle cages for cycling

Finding the best bottle cages is all about finding a balance. You want a cage that grips tenaciously and never drops a bottle. If you lose a bottle early on a hot day, your ride could turn miserable in an instant. On the flip side of the equation, you want something...

Tour of the Alps stage 5 – Live coverage

Tour of the Alps stage 5 – Live coverage

(Image credit: Tour of the Alps) Tour of the Alps race hub 11:08:16 GMTWhatever happens, Bike Exchange will have to chase the break all day to ensure Dan Martin does not get away. Other team in the GC may help them, while the riders in the break will not be too happy...

Best sunglasses for cycling

Best sunglasses for cycling

Wrap-around frames on cycling sunglasses can do more than just protect your peripheral vision from UV rays – they also offer protection from bugs, dust and dirt as you ride, all common to encounter during cycling. (BestReviews) You might think choosing...

Hindley crash at Tour of the Alps dashes chances of GC move

Hindley crash at Tour of the Alps dashes chances of GC move

Climbing was the main focus on the penultimate day of racing at the Tour of the Alps at the start in Naturns, Italy, but it was on the final descent into Pieve di Bono where the race was won, and lost. For Jai Hindley of Team DSM , any chance for him to make a dent in...

Best smartwatches for cyclists

Best smartwatches for cyclists

A smartwatch has become an essential tool for cyclists who want to closely monitor their progress and basic health stats on the road. If you’re an avid cyclist, you probably like to keep track of your rides to help improve your speed, increase your distance and...

Which shorts are best for cyclists?

Which shorts are best for cyclists?

While padding has become a standard in cycling shorts and bibs, a wide variety of shapes and sizes exist, so they may require some trial and error before you find the ideal fit for you. Cycling shorts have been around since the ‘80s, and there’s a reason...

HKSI & HKUST Join Hands to Enhance Performance of Cycling Team

HKSI & HKUST Join Hands to Enhance Performance of Cycling Team

Sun Hung Kai Properties (SHKP) Executive Director Mr. Adam KWOK Kai-fai donated HK$6 million in 2019 to the Sports Aerodynamics Science Initiative Project, jointly launched by the Hong Kong Sports Institute (HKSI) and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology...

Bike guard label leads charge to produce from recycled plastic nets

Bike guard label leads charge to produce from recycled plastic nets

Rideguard has called upon the bike industry to consider joining its effort to produce plastic products from recycled fishing nets, rather than relying on virgin plastic sources. A topic that has been in the public spotlight recently on the back of Netflix documentary...

Which shorts are best for cyclists?

Which shorts are best for cyclists?

While padding has become a standard in cycling shorts and bibs, a wide variety of shapes and sizes exist, so they may require some trial and error before you find the ideal fit for you. (BestReviews) Cycling shorts have been around since the ‘80s, and...

Best sunglasses for cycling

Best sunglasses for cycling

Wrap-around frames on cycling sunglasses can do more than just protect your peripheral vision from UV rays – they also offer protection from bugs, dust and dirt as you ride, all common to encounter during cycling. You might think choosing sunglasses for cycling...

Best smartwatches for cyclists

Best smartwatches for cyclists

A smartwatch has become an essential tool for cyclists who want to closely monitor their progress and basic health stats on the road. If you’re an avid cyclist, you probably like to keep track of your rides to help improve your speed, increase your distance and...

Cycling through the night, Abdullah aims for 24-hour world record

Cycling through the night, Abdullah aims for 24-hour world record

By Tom Cowie Updated April 23, 2021 — 12.55pmfirst published at 11.58am, register or subscribe to save articles for later.Abdullah Zeinab acknowledges what he’s aiming to do is scary.For most people, getting on the bike for more than an hour or two at a...

Kids Bike Safety Day at Story Land on May 8

Kids Bike Safety Day at Story Land on May 8

The Mount Washington Bicycling Club, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, was established more than 12 years ago for the purpose of “promoting safe cycling, uniting cyclists, and fostering youth cycling throughout the Mount Washington Valley.” To achieve...

Free Family Cycling Workshop In Fremont Saturday

Free Family Cycling Workshop In Fremont Saturday

Are you looking for some outdoor fun for the whole family? Take a look at what's being offered. It's time to get some exercise! (Renee Schiavone/Patch) FREMONT, CA — A Family Cycling Workshop will be held in Fremont Saturday. It will include fun games, safety...

Good News Project Wausau Announces Capital Campaign

Good News Project WAUSAU, WI (WSAU) — The Good News Project in Wausau used Earth Day 2021 to announce their continued Capital Campaign efforts.Good News Project E-cycling Program Manager David Daniels says they are ramping up efforts to help pay for an expansion...

Earth8: The Rules of Recycling

Earth8: The Rules of Recycling

The do's and don'ts of what to put in the blue recycling bin. Be careful what you put in because you could contaminate the whole load. SAN DIEGO — What should and should not go into the blue bin? Well, have you heard of wish-cycling? Just because you wish for...

Cycling 101 sessions will offer tips for newcomers to enthusiasts

Cycling 101 sessions will offer tips for newcomers to enthusiasts

Among topics covered in the Cycling 101 sessions will be riding in a group, such as this trio, seen in a ShelterBox Ride a few years ago. Courtesy of Tom Deuson The Cycling 101 sessions are being presented by the annual ShelterBox ride, which begins in Henderson...

Citi Bike rival JOCO brings shared, docked e-bikes to NYC

Citi Bike rival JOCO brings shared, docked e-bikes to NYC

Move over Citi Bike, there’s a new docked, shared bike service in town — only this one is all electric. Next week, JOCO will be the first shared operator in New York City to launch a network of e-bike stations on private property for public use.The...

How to Find the Best Road Cycling Gear Online

How to Find the Best Road Cycling Gear Online

If you enjoy road cycling or use your bicycle to get around to keep fit, save money and be kinder to the environment, then it’s important to have the right gear. Cycling gear is designed to keep you both comfortable and safe when you are riding your bicycle on...

New road rules to protect Vic cyclists

New road rules to protect Vic cyclists

New rules will come into effect in Victoria next week requiring motorists to give cyclists a wide berth when passing them on roads.From Monday, motorists must give riders at least one-metre clearance when overtaking on roads up to 60km/h, and 1.5 metres on roads with...

Free e-bike rides in Santa Barbara to celebrate Earth Day

Free e-bike rides in Santa Barbara to celebrate Earth Day

The Bcycle bikes are free in Santa Barbara on Earth Day. (Photo: John Palminteri) SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - The Bcycle c ompany is celebrating Earth Day 2021 in Santa Barbara with free bike rides.Riders will only need to download the app and using the promo code...

Bicycle safety study taking place in Denver

Bicycle safety study taking place in Denver

DENVER (KDVR) — Denver will be the first city in the U.S. to participate in a year-long cycling study aimed to improve safety for cyclists.A U.K. based cycling tech company called See.Sense will conduct the study, using data gathered by “smart” bike...

Earth Day: 4iiii launches crankarm recycling program

Earth Day: 4iiii launches crankarm recycling program

COCHRANE, Alberta (BRAIN) — Since the advent of left crankarm power meters, leftover crankarms have been piling up in shop bins and garages with little prospect of any future use. Now 4iiii is offering buy back Shimano left arms for up to $45 cash. The company...

Get ready for the first virtual Mallorca 312

Get ready for the first virtual Mallorca 312

The first virtual Mallorca 312 starts this Saturday 24th April, bringing (some of) the delights of Mallorcan cycling to your pain cave.On Saturday participants will have a maximum of 24 hours to complete the huge 312km challenge with all six stages of the route then...

Cycling Helped Him Rediscover His Competitive Edge

Cycling Helped Him Rediscover His Competitive Edge

Age: 32 Hometown: Houston, Texas Occupation: Architectural Draftsman Time Cycling: 2 years, 4 months Start Weight: 220 pounds End Weight: Lowest was 187 pounds, at around 200 pounds now from gaining muscle. Reason for Cycling: Cycling is the only workout that kept me...

BikeRadar Rides | Scaling the Alps in the shadow of Mont Blanc

BikeRadar Rides | Scaling the Alps in the shadow of Mont Blanc

Words: Matt Ray The words pop into my head spontaneously: “Thar she blows!”. The piercingly white upper slopes of Mont Blanc suddenly hove into view on the horizon, as I ride a gentle decline down through green, alpine meadows towards the village of...

Separated bike lane pilot project in Waterloo to become permanent

Separated bike lane pilot project in Waterloo to become permanent

The Region of Waterloo is looking at the idea of implementing separated bike lanes through a pilot project they hope to launch next spring. The region said it will test the pilot project in the areas around uptown Waterloo and the universities. (David Donnelly/CBC)...

Earth Day: Lifestyle changes in Yorkshire to reduce pollution

Earth Day: Lifestyle changes in Yorkshire to reduce pollution

Abi Thomas, Robert Gordon and Tamsin Constable have all made changes to reduce their carbon footprint As presidents, prime ministers and premiers met for a virtual summit on Earth Day aimed at cutting carbon emissions, millions across the world are already trying to...

Germany Vows to Boost Cycling as Part of Climate Effort

Germany Vows to Boost Cycling as Part of Climate Effort

Photo by AP Photo/Michael Probst, file Home to the Autobahn and a powerful motor industry, Germany wants its citizens to spend less time driving and more time cycling to help save the planet.Less than a week after the German Aviation Association and Deutsche Bahn...

Brixton-based charity pedals wellbeing through cycling

A Brixton-based charity that helps Disabled people of all ages and abilities enjoy the benefits of cycling is going from strength to strength following a funding grant from Tesco.Established in 2007, Wheels for Wellbeing has been awarded £1,000 in funding by...

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