Cycling Wear

Should helmets be compulsory for all cyclists?

It makes sense for children to wear helmets as they can fall. But I don’t see any reason for adult helmets who know how to ride a bike. What’s the point? – Jim, Toronto No matter your age, wearing a bicycle helmet is a no-brainer, says a Toronto emergency physician. …

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Cranbrook students in the saddle in record numbers

GoByBike Cranbrook Week found local streets full of young cyclists cycling to school from May 31 to June 3. Local students responded to Cranbrook’s Bike to School challenges in record numbers for the 2021 competition. Each participating school was asked to count the number of students who cycle to school …

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Phizz tablets keep me fit after pints after the ride

Once upon a time, I thought all performance-enhancing drinks were mouth watering – “magic” liquids marketed to fit people whose obsession with shaving for a second or two of their time made them prick-prone. But then, in my twenties, I developed a love affair with cycle tourism… and quickly familiarized …

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Don’t blame the cyclists.

There is a weak joke on the Internet where someone is arguing for world peace. They don’t want any division between class, ethnicity, religion or other factions. They want unity – so that everyone can hate cyclists together. This is really pathetic, because there is no good reason to hate …

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