Great review here of the new Garmin mini-cycle computers by DC Rainmaker, the guru of bike tech! Hands-on with Garmin’s new Edge 20 & Edge 25 GPS units | DC Rainmaker
We tested an aero bike versus a lightweight road bike to establish which is faster and by how much
Good overview of cheap riding shoes for those just starting off cycling
Good cycling nutrition starts with what you put in your trolley. Hannah Reynolds meets senior nutritionist Emma Barraclough to get some shopping tips Shopping tips for the best cycling nutrition (video) – Cycling Weekly
Wide awake one fine middle of the night in America, the endless religious channels on TV drove me to a different altar, that of eBay browsing and I was duly led to temptation. Continue reading Fixie love
Love to ride your bicycle, but never know where to put it when you get home? Perhaps you leave it in the hallway and have to fumble with it just to get to your closet, or maybe you lock it up outside your apartment with the constant worry that it might get stolen? Well, as it turns out, your gorgeous bike is more than ready to double as wall art, and these 15 bike racks will help you get it done. Continue reading 15 Creative Ways to Hang Up Your Bike
A closer look at chain lube. There is a great video explaining the differences in lubes, as well as showing you the proper technique to use when lubricating your chain.
The summer heat is here in the UAE, so we thought that it was a good time to get out some tips on how and when to hydrate…
What’s On visits a brand new bike shop in Dubai, Liv at BOXPARK on Al Wasl Road, launched by ‘Godmother of cycling’, 65-year-old Bonnie Tu. Liv at BOXPARK on Al Wasl Road, by Bonnie Tu
Load ’em up and roll ’em out. Matt Lamy tests car bike racks to see which you can rely on and them that will drive you crazy: 7 of the best: bike carriers – Cycling Weekly
The ruling, which bans bikes from roads with speed limits exceeding 60kph as well as paths meant for pedestrians and imposes fines for violations, has been announced to ensure cyclists stick to dedicated tracks. Source: Cyclists aim to request permit after Dubai road ban | The National
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has started work on a new 21.2-km-long cycling track linking Seih Assalam and Nad Al Sheba areas of the emirate at an estimated cost of Dh32 million ($8.7 million).
Welcome to a new blog on cycling in Dubai for the amateur or aspiring new road cyclist. Just being created, but lots of content will be added on getting started, buying a bike and kit, joining groups and where to ride. We will also do an overview of the local dealers and how to keep your cycling costs to the minimum.
If you are an avid cyclist and wish to help us with the blog, please get in contact and send us your stories, tips and info.