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BUMSONTHESADDLE BUYING GUIDES – DISC BRAKE PADS

Soumya Chatterjee BOTS Guides, Mechanics

Are you looking to change your disc brake pads? Organic, Metallic, Semi-metallic – there are a whole bunch of pad-options to decide on. Which pads to use boils down to the kind of riding you do, the riding conditions and are also a personal preference. TYPES OF MOUNTAIN BIKE DISC BRAKE PADS There are two major types of Disc Brake …

BUMSONTHESADDLE GUIDES - BUYERS GUIDE TO CYCLING SHOES

BUYERS GUIDE – HOW TO CHOOSE CYCLING SHOES

Shaun George BOTS Guides

Why should you get cycling shoes? Cycling in any kind of footwear is possible, but regular rides benefit from shoes designed specifically for cycling. Compared to normal running or jogging shoes, cycling shoes have stiffer soles that provide efficient energy transfer as you pedal. Besides, riding in flip flops or sandals can be risky as your shoes could slip from …

Bicycle Saddle Buying Guide | BUMSONTHESADDLE optimised

HOW TO CHOOSE BICYCLE SADDLES

Shaun George BOTS Guides

If you’re going through this article you’ve probably encountered an issue with your saddle. It’s probably uncomfortable or perhaps you’re simply looking for an upgrade. Either way, a change in your saddle can bring about a big change in your riding comfort and endurance.  Buying a saddle may look like a daunting task with so many different choices available in …