Anne Mathews

Viva Juliett Classic City Bike Review

Momentum Mag reviews the Viva Juliett Classic. more »

Oct 31, 2012 7:53 AM Bikes

Olga Canlas rides the Sillgey Belle in Vancouver's East Side. She is wearing Allison Wonderland Landscape Jacket and Abstract Skirt

Photo by Trevor Block

4 Tips for Selecting an Upright Bike

Whether you’re in a bike shop, browsing the classifieds or at a garage sale, it’s worth being selective. Here are four tips to help you pick our an upright ride. more »

Oct 11, 2012 12:00 AM Features

Photo by Mackenzie McAninch

Upright Biker Profile: Colin Ernst

Colin Ernst has worn a lot of hats in his life – composer, metalworker, circus performer, instrument builder – and he’s ridden a lot of bicycles. more »

Oct 11, 2012 12:00 AM Features

Photo by Kamil Bialous

Upright Bikes - Sit Up and Enjoy the Ride

The rider-friendly features of uprights tend to encourage a different style of riding than the recreation-oriented North American norm. more »

Oct 11, 2012 12:00 AM Features 11 Comments

Illustrated by Jana Kinsman

How to Maintain Your Chain (it's Not Such a Pain)

Basic chain care is worth the effort, surprisingly simple and neither time- nor money-consuming. And a little work goes a long way towards improving your chain’s lifespan and performance. more »

Jul 16, 2012 12:00 AM Features 1 Comments

Photo by Ben Johnson

Mixte - Vintage Frame Design is the New Trend in Stylish City Bikes

The mixte – pronounced meext in French, but MIX-tee in English – is a step-through frame with a twist. more »

May 23, 2012 8:44 AM Bikes 3 Comments

Photo by Matthew Doyle

What Makes Mixte Bikes so Strong?

The mixte frame lowers the top tube for clearance and provides rigidity and strength without adding weight. more »

May 23, 2012 8:29 AM Bikes

Courtesy Torker USA

Torker Interurban Mixte City Bike Review

Torker’s Interurban mixte offers a latter-day take on the classic mixte frame. more »

May 23, 2012 8:13 AM Bikes 1 Comments

Ian Hoffman

How to Fit a Bike Helmet

How to size and wear a bike helmet properly. more »

Mar 15, 2012 4:03 PM Features

Illustration by Brooke Appler

How to Pump Up Your Tires

Follow these inflation tips for a smoother and more efficient roll. more »

Jan 16, 2012 12:00 AM , Features

The Right and Wrong Ways to Lock Your Bike

Before you lock up your bike, be sure you're doing it right - riding home without a seat is embarrassing, riding home without a wheel is impossible. more »

Sep 30, 2011 11:37 AM Features 26 Comments

Bicycle Technology: Understanding the Modern Bicycle and its Components (Cycling Resources)

Not necessarily a repair manual or historical analysis of bicycles, Rob van der Plas and Stuart Baird provide a thorough look into the science and form of the bicycle and its parts. more »

Nov 12, 2010 2:39 PM

Nya Rambang helps her brother Maar tighten the wheel on his scraper bike.

Karen Johanson

Seattle's Scraper Bikes

Oakland's scraper bike phenomena gives kids a creative and active outlet in Seattle's Magnuson Park. more »

Jul 1, 2010 12:33 AM

Reincarnating Railroads–The Olympic Discovery Trail

Anne Mathews discusses the future completion of the Olympic Discovery Trail and its stunning beauty. more »

Apr 30, 2010 3:16 PM

Bike Works - After-school Bike Education

A look at Seattle's Bike Works. more »

Mar 1, 2010 5:52 PM

Julio Lafleur, Davida Ingram and Valerie Holt (pictured left to right) show off their steeds in the alley outside of the Cascade Shelter Project in Seattle, January 25, 2010.

Anne Mathews

Real Life on a Bike: Shelter Project Makes a Home for Cyclists

A look into Seattle's Shelter Project. more »

Mar 1, 2010 5:38 PM Features