Bike Brakes

Slidepad Brake System - How it Works

The Slidepad brake system controls both your front and rear brakes with just one brake lever. more »

Sep 26, 2012 11:56 AM Videos

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Inside: The Bike - Disc Brakes

Learn the basics behind this component more »

Nov 23, 2011 12:00 AM Gear 1 Comments

Doin' the Disc Brake Shuffle

Most riders are familiar with rim brakes. A more recent addition to the urban cyclist's stopping arsenal is disc brakes. more »

Jun 1, 2008 10:38 AM Gear

7 Things to Do: Get your Bike Ready for Spring

Is your bike ready to ride? Here are a few tips to get your bike ready for a new season of smooth riding. more »

May 1, 2008 11:44 AM Features

Learning To Love Your Front Brake

Pop quiz: Which lever on your bicycle controls your front brake, right or left? more »

Aug 1, 2007 12:00 AM Features