You’re fueled up, hydrated, and all your essential gear and riding apparel l is laid out and ready to go—but what about your bike? There are a few things you should check every ride to make sure that your bicycle is safe.
Before heading out on a bike ride, giving your bike a quick once-over will not only help you prolong the life of you bike, but it will also help you avoid any breakdowns or accidents while on the trail. As long as you have the right tools, it’s a manageable task for even the most modest of home mechanics. These tips can also boost your confidence in handling anything that might happen out on the ride as well.