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Aaron Lisco of uses stop motion to animate his vast collection of tools and demonstrate a full bike build. more »

Apr 12, 2012 Videos

Photo by Kathleen Wilker

Junior Bike Mechanics - Never too Young to Fix Bikes

Let your kids play with bike tools, take time to be inclusive and they will learn how to fix bikes. more »

Apr 10, 2012 Families (1 Comments)

The Flats I’ve Known

When a cyclist “gets a flat,” the tube develops a hole, the air escapes, and the tube deflates. Here’s a list and description of all the flats I’ve ever known, and how to avoid and/or repair them. more »

Mar 16, 2011 Columns

Inside the Bike

Bryan Buckalew and Mike Larson discuss how gear ratios will affect your ride. more »

Apr 30, 2010

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The Quadra Bike School

Courses will soon resume at the Quadra Bike School on Quadra Island, British Columbia, Canada. more »

Aug 3, 2011 News

Jasper and Derek true Anna Sierra's bike wheel.

Kathleen Wilker

Truing Together

If it's too cold to work in the garage, just move inside and true away at the kitchen table with Daddy. more »

Mar 20, 2011 Families on Bikes

We'll have your bike working in a flash, Mama!

Kathleen Wilker

Wee Wrenches

You're never too young to fix bikes. more »

Dec 13, 2010 Families on Bikes (2 Comments)