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Green Is The New Black: Northwave Extreme Tech Plus MTB Shoes

The bicycle Industry is notorious for its wholehearted embrace of gimmickry and gadgetry. If you have been a cyclist for more than a decade, you have seen a cavalcade of bikes […]

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Confessions Of A Cycling Sock Whore

This is my confession: I am a cycling sock whore.  I have 47 pairs of cycling socks. No, really.  Forty-seven pairs.  I counted them last night.  Oh, and that does not […]

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Too Much Bike: Jamis Dakar XCT 650 Team

Too much bike. I know it’s hard to believe. But, this is a case of just too much bike. Let me explain. I’m a minimalist. I like simple, uncomplicated things that are […]

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Interbike’s Hidden Gems

$6.1 billion in sales. Over 4,000 specialty retailers. 18.4 million units sold. Let’s face it — the U.S. bicycle industry is BIG business. The League of American Bicyclists estimates that […]

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Protect Your Butt! Seven Chamois Creams Reviewed

If you ride long enough, you will find that you need to have something between you and your chamois pad. Something that protects your skin and provides a bit of […]

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Old School Meets New Wave: The Turner Czar

I am Old School, but not Old Fashioned. I ride a carbon fiber road bike but I still use mechanical shifters.  My mountain bike is a full suspension rig with […]

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The Benefits of Olive Oil

Everyone at Better-Biking.com loves olive oil.  But, not just any olive oil, though.  We love Colavita Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO).  It is our favorite. Greek legend has it that […]

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Product Review: Castelli Free 9 Socks

Socks are highly underrated.  They are one of those essential cycling items that can be the difference between an epic ride and and epic fail.  Think about the importance of […]

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