Bicycling magazine

Bicycling magazine

Buy 1-year 'Bicycling' subscription Best of June 2010 issue (in addition to the Tour of California previews and the new equipment reviews):
  • Lawrence Ulrich's "How to drive around cyclists" [p. 70]: slowly (no more than 30 mph); with 3-feet gap at side; with special care at intersections,; etc.
  • Marianne McGinnis' "Shoulder the load: these three exercises can prevent tension and pain" [p. 39]: bent-over (flat back) single-arm row (alternate arms); reverse fly (in same position as above, both arms); standing shoulder press.
  • Selene Yaeger's "Older and wiser [p. 36]: 10 best pieces of wisdom I've picked up".
  • Jennifer Sherry's "Post-crash checklist": discusses helmet (replace it!); frame; wheels and breaks; steering; components.

Best of May 2010 issue: Selene Yaeger's "There's a Teak for that Twinge" [p. 38]: includes advice on knee pain (adjust seat height, spin in an easier gear, strengthen outer glutes, stretch (quads, ITBs, hams). Also for pain in hip, foot, neck, etc.

Best of Oct 2009 issue: Steve Friedman's "The Ultimate Commute Bike" [p. 44]: the joys of a good folding bike.

Good Bike additions