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CORRECT FRAME SIZING

Qodeblue @ 2021-09-30 22:32:03 -0400

When selecting a new bicycle, the correct choice of frame size is a very important safety consideration. The ideal clearance will vary between types of bicycles and rider preference. This makes straddling the frame when off the saddle easier and safer in situations such as sudden traffic stops. 

PRE-RIDE CHECKLIST

Qodeblue @ 2021-09-30 22:27:43 -0400

Stand in front of the bicycle facing rearward and hold the front wheel securely between your legs. Try to twist the handlebars and verify that they do not move. Then pull the handlebars up, trying to lift the bike. There should be no movement. Try to push the front wheel from side to side and confirm that it feels tight and will not wobble. Lift the front wheel up by the handlebars and strike the wheel downward with the heel of your hand to confirm that it is securely attached to the wheel. Spin the front wheel and confirm that...