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Cycling related things to do when you are Sick

Everyone gets sick sometimes and unfortunately, it stops you from doing any physical activities altogether. Luckily, there are plenty of cycling related things you can do indoors while waiting for your recovery. Here are some of my favorites.

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Do It Yourself — Mountain Bike Mudguards

While mountain bike mudguards are not going to up the cool factor of your bike, they can definitely be helpful at keeping you and your bike cleaner and drier. I have already made a guide on how to make a simple front fender, but this time we’ll be making a rear mounted one. Read more for blueprints and instructions.

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Camelbak Podium Chill Water Bottle — Review

Camelbak Podium Chill water bottle is claimed to keep your water cooler for twice as long as a regular water bottle. Paired with the good features found on a regular Podium water bottle, this should be one of the better water bottles on the market.

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Do It Yourself — Adjustable Bike Rack

Do you need something simple that will hold your bikes upright and works with tires of any width? Look no further, because this Bike Rack is adjustable and will fit most tire sizes with ease. It’s easy to build and can be customized to hold more than two bikes too! Detailed instructions, blueprints and a video available.

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Merida Ride 300 Road Bike — Review

Merida Ride 300 is Merida’s entry level road bike. Thanks to its more relaxed geometry it’s a great choice for beginners looking into getting their first bike, or for riders who are not flexible enough for full on race geometry.

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How to run a light from a USB Power Pack

USB Power packs are handy for charging your cell phone, but could you use them to power your bike lights too? That’s what I wanted to find out so I decided to experiment with an old light and USB power pack. The results were definitely surprising!

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How to keep yourself motivated

Staying motivated is essential to success, yet it’s so easy to feel unmotivated. Maybe the weather is bad, it’s off-season, or maybe you are just not feeling like it. It happens to everyone, so here are my top tips that (hopefully) help you with keeping yourself motivated.

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CONTEC PG1 Multi-tool — Review

CONTEC PG1 multi-tool is an impressive tool for just 15€. Thanks to its clever and minimalistic design, the multi-tool packs all the necessary features into a very lightweight and compact package.

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Making my Mountain Bike lighter — Part 5

In part 5 we focused on improving the comfort of the bike. Furthermore, having switched back to bottles meant figuring out the lightest possible way to carry the essential tools and spares. We are not there just yet, but we are getting closer.

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Hydration Packs Versus Bottles

The debate of Bottles versus Hydration pack has been going on ever since the first hydration pack was brought out. Both of which have their ups and downs. Here’s my take on the topic.