HOW TO CHOOSE BICYCLE BOTTLES – BUYERS GUIDE

Shaun George BOTS Guides, E-commerce, Tips & Tricks, Triathlon

Hydration is essential when cycling – in fact not just for cycling, any sport requires sufficient levels of hydration before, during, and after the activity. Now when it comes to water bottles you can’t really go wrong with what you pick, they’re fairly simple products. WHAT BOTTLE DO I NEED Cycling water bottles aren’t too sport-specific. All sports water bottles …

HOW TO CHOOSE MOUNTAIN BIKE TIRES – BUYERS GUIDE

Shaun George BOTS Guides, BOTS News, E-commerce

You’ve probably been riding for a while and have decided that it’s time to up your game. It could also be that you’ve just stumbled upon this post. Either way, if you have an MTB and you love riding, we’d recommend sticking on. When considering performance upgrades, a tire upgrade offers a lot of bang for the buck and is …

HOW TO CHOOSE CYCLING SHORTS / BIB SHORTS – BUYERS GUIDE

Shaun George BOTS Guides, E-commerce, Racing, Tips & Tricks

Hi there! If you’re reading this article you’re probably new to cycling or are considering buying a pair of cycling shorts/bib shorts. You’ve probably seen cyclists fully clad in spandex zipping past you in the city – wondering why they wear these silly outfits. While cycling in your jeans or cargos is “okay”, the longer rides will have your bottom …

HOW TO CHOOSE CYCLING EYEWEAR – BUYERS GUIDE

Shaun George BOTS Guides, E-commerce, Racing

If you’ve been cycling long enough you’re probably already wearing cycling eyewear when on the road. The rush of wind against your face would leave you in tears if you didn’t use them. Debris, rain, mud, and absent-minded insects can easily find their way into your eyeball, with the high-speeds of road and downhill trail riding giving you little to no time …

TOP 5 ACCESSORIES FOR YOUR BICYCLE TRAINER – BUYERS GUIDE

Shaun George BOTS Guides, E-commerce

Indoor training can be just as fun as cycling outdoors. It can also get quite as physically challenging – during these times, it’s good to make your training cave a little more “comfortable”. Let’s take a look at the top 5 accessories that can help improve your workouts. 1. TRAINER MAT Out of all the accessories, we think that the …

HOW TO CHOOSE ROAD BIKE TIRES – BUYERS GUIDE

Shaun George BOTS Guides, E-commerce, Racing, Tips & Tricks, Triathlon

Bicycle tires are often an underrated component. Not surprisingly so, but if you think about (especially with a road bike), there’s only about an inch or so of rubber that keeps you grounded. That inch of rubber is expected to give you grip, puncture protection, comfort – all this and more, at car-like speeds. That’s why it’s important to have …