We set some intentions for 2020, and we’ve decided that we want to spend the year traveling around the world with you. There are a ton of places we’ve dreamed of going, from the Sahara Desert to the fjords of Norway. Join us on our travels on Instagram @ridelbikes.
GOING PLACES IN 2020
More cyclists are opting for motor-powered biking for an extra oomph on rides. The real advantages are being able to climb steep hills, manage wind and other terrain and ride for a longer range. Plus, they offer similar health and environmental benefits of traditional bicycles. While there are a wide range of benefits to buying an electric bike, there’s a few key areas to consider before you buy. WeightDue to the motor and battery, electric bikes are much heavier than standard road bikes. […]
If you are shopping around for an e-bike, you probably have a list of requirements for what you want on your bike. One thing that people often overlook is the practicality of the frame. If you live in a small apartment or are commuting through a city, you might prefer a folding frame instead of a fixed frame. Our ‘Tripster’ bike has a folding frame, making it easy to grab and take with you anywhere. […]
If you’re thinking of buying an electric bike, you’ve probably spent hours researching them online. An e-bike is an investment that you want to take care of and make sure it is properly maintained. As an electric bike has a motor and battery, you might wonder if it needs servicing. Electric Bike Maintenance You need to take your e-bike for regular maintenance every few months to a bike shop that specializes in electric bikes. If you use your e-bike to commute to work or for daily errands, you’ll want to take it into the shop more frequently. […]