Monthly Archives: July 2018

  • Maintaining your Bike

    Posted in on 31st July 2018.

    Maintaining your bike can require some effort and manpower, but lucky for you it requires no skill. Buy the right equipment and you can maintain your bike yourself. This means saving on money all year round, as well as extending the life of your bike. Cleaning Products Cleaning products are the first essential you will need, this helps your bike ride better as well as last longer. Investing in some good products such as degreasers, water repell...

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  • The Pros and Cons of Electric Bikes

    Posted in on 23rd July 2018.

    Electric bikes have become a huge trend. There are different models, all with different features, some electric bikes have throttles and others are pedal assisted. Electric bikes will give you the push you need, but with most bikes, once you hit 15mph the motor stops and the manpower comes from the cyclist. At BETD, we have closely examined the pros and cons of having an electric bike. Alongside this, we have created a list of bikes that are suit...

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  • Best Bike Racks for Cars

    Posted in on 19th July 2018.

    If you're looking to go away this summer, you are probably looking at different bike racks. It’s not as simple as it seems, whether you’re a new or experienced cyclist. Individuals need to make sure other motorists are able to see the registration of the car. As well as deal with other unexpected potential costs such as lighting and maintenance. On top of this, there are many other factors to consider such as how often will you be travellin...

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  • Commuting to Work

    Posted in on 11th July 2018.

    If you’re one for commuting to work by bike, or are thinking of starting to cycle to work, then this blog post is for you. We will be talking about what cyclists need to ensure a safe journey on the road to work. Clothing to Wear If you are commuting to work in the early hours or late evening, wearing reflective clothing is essential. This is so motorists can identify you in the dark. If you are cycling in daylight, then wearing bright colou...

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  • Tour de France 2018

    Posted in on 3rd July 2018.

    Tour de France 2018 is on its way, and so, we have listed all the stages, dates, distances and start/finish lines. As well as teams, bike brands and partners that you need to know to keep yourself in the loop. The 105th Edition of the Tour will take place from Saturday 7th July through to Sunday 29th July 2018.   Stage   Date   Distance   Start to Finish 1 Saturday 7th July 201km Noirmoutier-en-l’ÎLE to Fontenay-le-Com...

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