Friday, July 17, 2015
Check out some pictures of the annual World Naked Bike Ride in downtown Los Angeles, bikers baring it all. Nude cyclist converge at at the corner of Baker and Spring Streets last June 27, 2015. They followed the "big figure 8" route through downtown, along the L.A. River and Echo Park.
More Photos here
Sunday, July 5, 2015
One of the most critical part of a bicycle is the brakes. You should make sure that your brakes are made of high quality materials since inferior products may cause accidents and can cost you a lot of money. There are low-cost calipers and pads that do their job but if you have tried high end the difference are significant specially on rainy days and in heavy traffic.
If you are confident that you can stop quickly as possible, it will boost your overall riding performance. You can let your bike fly knowing full well that you can put on the brakes if you needed it.
High-end break calipers and pads offers impressive braking power and modulation specially in wet and slipper roads. High-end break calipers is made from high-grade materials and great design.
If you are ready to try High-end break calipers you can try:
Shimano Dura-Ace BR-9000 Brake Calipers
TriRig Omega Aero Road Bicycle Brake
Or, you can try to use new pads alone like Kool-Stop or SwissStop.