There are many good reasons to ride a bicycle. It is wonderful exercise. It is faster than walking. It is fun! Safe cycling starts with always wearing a helmet.
Part of being safe when riding a bicycle means keeping your bicycle in good condition. Just like a car, your bicycle needs constant care and maintenance.
It is important for you to realize cycling is a team sport; each member of the team plays a vital role.
It may come as a surprise to learn that cycling is a team sport. Few riders can win a race as long as the Amgen Tour of California on their own.
There are many different types of bicycle racing, including road bicycle racing, cyclo-cross, mountain bike racing, track cycling, BMX racing, bike trials and cycle speedway.
Learn all the cycling terms.