The Big Book of Bicycling: Everything You Need to Know, from Buying Your First Bike to Riding Your Best

The Big Book of Bicycling: Everything You Need to Know, from Buying Your First Bike to Riding Your Best

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The world’s authority on cycling provides a comprehensive guide to the sport for cyclists of all levels

The sport of cycling has experienced an exciting boom in popularity fueled by Lance Armstrong’s success and recent comeback, the popularity of triathlons, rising gas prices, and the need to find a sport that lets people have some fun while they get

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The world’s authority on cycling provides a comprehensive guide to the sport for cyclists of all levels

The sport of cycling has experienced an exciting boom in popularity fueled by Lance Armstrong’s success and recent comeback, the popularity of triathlons, rising gas prices, and the need to find a sport that lets people have some fun while they get fit. No one knows more about this boom than the pros at Bicycling magazine. For nearly 50 years, Bicycling has brought its readers the most up-to-date advice on everything from training and gear to nutrition and stories of cycling’s greatest stars.

Now, for the first time, Bicycling gathers its best advice in The Big Book of Bicycling, a must-have book that cyclists of all levels can refer to again and again for answers to all of their cycling questions. Senior editor Emily Furia and her colleagues have gathered the latest, most useful information on getting started, buying gear, maintaining both road and mountain bikes, training for speed, racing techniques, understanding the rules of the road, and much more. This evergreen book is an invaluable resource for any cyclist who wants to ride their best.

 

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605292823
Publisher:
Rodale Press, Inc.
Publication date:
12/07/2010
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
739,611
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

EMILY FURIA is a senior editor at Bicycling magazine.

BICYCLING connects with millions of active, affluent professionals for whom cycling is the centerpiece of a vibrant, experiential lifestyle. Its unique combination of travel, gear, fitness, style, and award-winning stories brings the sport to life for passionate readers.

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