To celebrate April Fool’s Day, I’m helping the Professional Association of Dive Instructors dispel some myths about SCUBA diving.
Bike mechanics know when you’ve been abusing or neglecting your bike – just like the dentist can tell that your choppers haven’t seen floss for the last four years. Here are some of the least-believable lines you can spring on your local mechanic.
Earlier this week, I found out my 17-year-old niece is taking her first international trip. I assembled a care package of handy travel items – what made my list of must-haves for the newbie traveler?
I’m not much for the group-think that can plague mountain biking: You have to ride a 29er; you have to be on Strava. And of course, you absolutely must ride a RockFoxocchi. But I found an alternative to the usual suspects of mountain bike suspension.
I’ve discovered a new brand of mountain bike happiness. Something about my latest bike – its Gates Carbon Belt Drive, X-Fusion Slide 29 fork and overall feel – makes me giddy on every ride so far.
The GoPro Helmet Hero and similar helmet cams have encouraged all sorts of mountain bikers to make videos that suck. Follow these tips so your video isn’t one of the mongrel hordes infesting YouTube with boring, endless vistas from your handelbar.
Overall, I have great transportation karma. But I like some conflict in my life – so tell me YOUR best story of travel gone awry!