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These fabric bicycle spokes will lighten your load and keep you moving

Berd’s polymer bicycle spokes are the lightest spokes on the market. The company claims they are stronger than most other spokes, while offering a smoother ride. The post These fabric bicycle spokes will lighten your load and keep you moving appeared first on Digital Trends. Albert Khoury https://www.digitaltrends.com/outdoors/berd-fabric-bicycle-spokes/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health…

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Hero bicyclist narrows streets near FCC and offers drivers $5 “Priority Access” so drivers can “choose the plan that best suits their needs”

An act of heroic trolling from Net Neutrality advocate Rob Bliss, who “throttled” access to DC’s 12th Street by traffic-coning all but one lane, then cycled slowly up and down the remaining lane with a sign offering drivers “priority access” to his “fast lane” for $5/month. (more…) Cory Doctorow Hero bicyclist narrows streets near FCC…

How to Keep Strava From Telling Everyone Where You Live

Sharing your running and cycling routes is the whole point of using Strava—you can see whether you’re the fastest in your neighborhood at climbing that big hill, or take on a friend’s favorite running route to see how you compare. But this weekend, analyst Nathan Ruser pointed out that the app’s heatmap of popular… Read…

Shred the gnar while listening to your favorite tunes with Domio Helmet Audio

Whether you enjoy skiing, snowboarding, or cycling, you can listen to your favorite music with the Domio Helmet Audio Device — without being a distraction to others and maintaining awareness of your surroundings. The post Shred the gnar while listening to your favorite tunes with Domio Helmet Audio appeared first on Digital Trends. Amanda Ellis…

Everything You Need to Know Before You Start Triathlon Training 

If you only do one of the sports in a triathlon—swimming, cycling, or running—you’re safe for now. But as soon as you take up a second, a thought begins to sprout in the back of your mind. What if I did a triathlon? it whispers. I would only have to learn one more thing. Read…

With a crazy folding design, Revolve has literally reinvented the wheel

Revolve is a full-size, 26-inch spoked wheel that can be folded to a third of its diameter in a second, allowing it to take up just 60 percent of the space it would in its unfolded state. The post With a crazy folding design, Revolve has literally reinvented the wheel appeared first on Digital Trends….

Who needs a battery? Pricey Alpha is first ebike powered by a hydrogen fuel cell

French company Pragma Industries has introduced the Alpha, which is the first ebike powered by a hydrogen fuel cell, giving it a similar range and speed of a traditional ebike, but with recharge times recorded in minutes rather than hours. The post Who needs a battery? Pricey Alpha is first ebike powered by a hydrogen…

Trial cyclist vs the obstacle course that is Düsseldorf

Here’s two minutes of Scottish trials cyclist Danny MacAskill doing astounding bike tricks in Düsseldorf, making his bike leap from one narrow ledge to another, climb over walls and fences, and many other feats of daring, coordination and balance. There’s a full 26 minutes of this on Ali Clarkson’s Vlog 69. (via Kottke) Cory Doctorow…

Cycle ball is the weirdest sport you’ve probably never heard of

Cycle ball is a unique medley between soccer and cycling. The odd sport has been around for over a hundred years, yet is not really well known internationally. But it definitely looks like fun. Read more… More about Mashable Video, Sport, Ball, Cycling, and Bicycle Nikolay Nikolov http://feeds.mashable.com/~r/Mashable/~3/z0V0gSMp0Gg/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health…

An introverted year of exercise with my DIY-Peloton cycle

A year ago I decided to piece together my own Peloton-compatible stationary spinning cycle, I still love it. I never have to go to a gym full of PEOPLE. (more…) Jason Weisberger An introverted year of exercise with my DIY-Peloton cycle www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Coros smart bike helmet comes with bone conduction audio

I’ve always wanted to cycle with a Spotify playlist pounding through my ear canals. In London, though, that’s a dangerous idea given the relentless traffic that threatens to side-swipe you every five seconds. Coros Wearables has a solution: a smart c… https://www.engadget.com/2018/01/09/coros-smart-bike-helmet-bone-conduction-audio/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social…

The Best and Worst Workouts to Do As a Couple

When I took a dance class with my husband years ago, the instructor told us that any couples in the class should split up and dance with others. “We have a tendency to say things to our partner that we wouldn’t to other people,” I remember her saying. “Like, ‘Honey, you’re doing it wrong.’” Read…

What to Know Your First Time at Group Cycling Class

Ready to try a group cycling class? You’ll need to set up your bike and learn how to connect your shoes, but once you’re in the saddle the instructor will tell you exactly how to work your butt off. Here’s what you need to know for your first time. Read more… Beth Skwarecki on Vitals,…

Cosmo’s bike helmet light will alert others when you fall

Cycling can be dangerous, especially if you ride at night or in busy metropolitan areas. To help, a startup called Cosmo Connected is working on a smart light that clips onto the back of your helmet. Eight LEDs — four red, four yellow — a… https://www.engadget.com/2018/01/07/cosmo-bike-smart-helmet-light-fall-alerts/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business…

The Roadster ebike does its best to hide that it carries an electric motor

When designing its new Roadster ebike, Riese and Muller went the extra mile in an effort to make the electric bicycle look more like a traditional urban cruiser by blending its motor and battery seamlessly into the frame. The post The Roadster ebike does its best to hide that it carries an electric motor appeared…