Take Care of Your Bike
For many cyclists, the weather prevents them from riding through the winter. Even during the off season, your bike still needs care and attention if you’re using it on the trainer or hanging it up for the winter.
In this podcast, Darryl and Victor go over some of the important aspects of maintaining your bike in the off season.
If you can’t ride through the winter:
How to prep your bike for not being ridden for a few months
What will happen to your bike if you don’t take care of it while it’s in storage?
How often do you need to work on a bike that’s not being ridden/what do you need to do?
Taking some time to work on your bike:
What are some longer term repairs/maintenance you can be doing while your bike is banished to the garage?
How can you learn the skills to put hours into taking care of your bike this off season and put those into practice.
If you ride through winter:
- Is there any special gear you might need for tending to on the bike issues during cold weather?
- Is there any particular care you need to take after a ride in cold weather (the bike seems to get more wet/grimy/etc, what does that mean you need to do).
Are you a cyclist who rides more than 50 miles per week?
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