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How Do You Become a Bicycle Mechanic Fast?

 Have you ever thought of becoming a bicycle mechanic? Bicycle mechanics work in a bicycle workshop for a bicycle retailer or wholesaler, supplier, manufacturers by assembling them so that they are ready for sale or hire. They also advise clients about bicycle purchases, servicing, repairing and accessories. They inspect, repair, service bicycles and fabricate components and […]

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Planet Cyclery Review: Is It Legit Or Not?

If you are a bike enthusiast and love to go biking a few times a year around your city or in the wilderness, very likely you are someone who’s always looking for components and spare parts for your bike(s). Here is where Planet Cyclery comes to your help.  Not only does Planet Cyclery provide everything needed […]

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Cycling Destinations: The Dordogne: A Gentle Cycle Tour in Classic French countryside

A gentle cycle tour in classic French countryside; picturesque scenery, masses of historic towns and villages and – naturally – excellent food and drink. The Dordogne is one of the great rivers of France and this tour weaves in and around its valley, starting and finishing at Souillac in the Departement (roughly the French equivalent of […]

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Beginner’s Guide to the Tour de France: Basics of Strategy for Cycling’s Greatest Race through Europe

The Tour de France is a cycling road race through France and neighboring countries. It is the premier cycling event in the world and attracts attention even from those who do not follow the sport. The Tour is a grueling three-week series of rides that ends in Paris. The races include individual time trials, team trials, […]

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Recycling FAQs – How to Recycle Bicycle Tires

Locate a Recycling Collection Center That Accepts Bicycle Tires/Tubes Locate a recycling collection center in your community that accepts bicycle tires. If you live in a large city this should not be a problem as most big cities have a tire recycling plant that will accept bicycle tires and tubes.  You should be able to find […]

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