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Italian cycling apparel for free ride: what is necessary to have fun in a safe way

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The necessary equipment for free ride

To do free ride you need training, strength, courage, passion…and the proper accessories! Every discipline requires proper clothing and specific accessories to avoid problems and dangers, and this is even more important if you are dealing with extremer and less dogmatized sports, like free ride.

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How to clean the bike in the best way using bicycle cleaning products

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The importance of bicycle cleaning products

If you think that cleaning a bike is only a secondary activity, which only needs to be done when you want your bike to look brighter, you’re wrong! Cleaning a bike, indeed, is a good way to check that all of its components work well; moreover a clean bike, with no dust or mud, helps you to achieve better performances. In order to clean your bike in the best way, avoiding ruining its components (which might be very delicate), you need to use specific bicycle cleaning products.

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How to calculate the bike saddle height: scientific theories and empirical methods

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Bike saddle height, something you should not underestimate

To reach the best performances, it is necessary for each cyclist to have a right position on the saddle. As a consequence, the bike saddle height is a factor you need to take into consideration, and it is even calculated with scientific methods to be sure to set the saddle in the most efficient way for each cyclist.

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Bicycle accessories suppliers and much more at CosmoBike Show!

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CosmoBike Show in Verona from the 16th to the 19th of September

CosmoBike Show is ready to kick-off! The bike expo will be back in Verona from the 16th to the 19th of September 2016.
Also this year VeronaFiera will be peacefully invaded by companies, cyclists and people with a passion for cycling, one of the most beautiful sports in the world.

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The best racing bike wheels – peculiarities and main models

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Different specialties, different bikes

Cycling includes several specialties, and each specialty corresponds to a different type of bike. Racing bikes, this is self-evident, are very different from mountain bikes, for example. As a consequence, also bike components are different depending on the specific discipline, and this is true also for wheels.
The peculiarities of bike wheels might be very different depending on the discipline, and also if you are not an expert of the sector, it is easy to understand why: a cyclist that rides a mountain bike is expected to face grounds and paths that are completely different from the ones that a racing cyclist has to face, and the wheels need to be able to fit each type of ground.

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DeanEasy, the innovative system for light mountain bike wheels

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More efficient and light mountain bike wheels

Gist is proud to announce its collaboration with DeanEasy and its innovative Tube+ system for light mountain bike wheels. This is a high-pressure tubular that protects rims from impacts on rocks, roots and in general obstacles that you might face while riding your bike. In particular, the Tube+ system eliminates air loss that might be caused by rim bumbs. The result is a higher safety while riding your bike, even on dangerous paths, in addition to the possibility to face races and roads at your best, without having to face problems like punctures and burping.

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Photochromic cycling glasses: Fire and Tatoo by Kayak

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Problems of cycling open air

Cycling is one of the sports that best meet your need for contact with nature and whit its evolutions. However, sometimes riding your bike open air can cause disadvantages and little problems, which can be solved using special accessories.

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Gist to take part in Eurobike Show 2016!

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Eurobike Show 2016 at the starting line

There are only a few weeks to go until the inauguration of Eurobike Show 2016, one of the most important European events in the field of cycling: the fair, indeed, will open its doors on the 31st of August in Friedrichshafen .

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Advantages and benefits of the best cycling glasses

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The importance of using cycling glasses

When you ride your bike, no matter if you are amateur or a professional, sunglasses are necessary. The most obvious reason why a cyclist should always wear sunglasses (i.e. to protect your eyes and ride without problems also when the sun is in front of you) is not the only one, though! The best cycling glasses also have other functions, and to accomplish these objectives they need to have specific peculiarities.

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