Finding the Ride – Discover and Explore the Best Bike Trails Near Me!
Love at first ride.
The EVELO blog
The modern information age of the internet has brought a lot of convenience to our daily lives. For cyclists, the availability of information has taken a lot of guesswork out of one of the most perplexing questions faced by many people looking to get on a bike: where to ride bikes! … Read more
One great way to make your riding more efficient is to use some form of foot-retaining technology. Way back in the mists of time, (before the mid 1980’s) this meant toe clips and straps, and, if you were really serious, special cleats on your dedicated cycling shoes that grabbed the edge of the metal pedal in a slot. … Read more
In this 3 Minute Electric Bike Video Series installment, Bill talks about bike wheel sizes, tires and what is the best choice for you. … Read more
Tire Liners are an excellent line of defense to prevent flat tires. Especially with electric bicycles, changing a flat tire or getting stuck on the side of the road unprepared is never a good thing. … Read more
One of the things that surprises many people about electric bikes is that rather than being a way to “cheat” and not get any exercise while riding, an electric bike is a great way to get back into fitness riding. Knowing that you won’t be stuck 15 miles from home, exhausted, or end up too tired to climb those hills around your home is a great confidence builder. Thus, the electric bicycle is a way into fitness.
Freedom. The need to explore. The desire to get the heart pumping. Anyone who tosses a leg over a bicycle knows the feeling of getting out for a ride. Unfortunately that can all come crashing down to a halt for the rider who leaves the house unprepared! Just as anyone who has ever ridden a bike knows the joys of getting out for a ride, we also know that sometimes bad things happen to good people. An ounce of prevention really can go a long way towards keeping you on the road even when things don’t go as planned. Here are some tips to make sure the ride stays fun, no matter the circumstances! … Read more
One consideration for the commuter cyclist or recreational rider is whether to use thorn resistant tubes or not. There are several factors to consider and an argument can be made either way. … Read more
As EVELO continues our fourth year of operations, we keep working towards becoming a company that our customers are proud to do business with, where our team members look forward to working at, and where we always aim to do things a bit different from the rest.
One thing becoming increasingly important to me, as the company’s co-founder and CEO, is transparency. I strongly believe that the more transparent we are – as a company – the stronger the relationship we build with our customers and the better the environment we create for all of our team members. … Read more
Any bike that gets ridden seriously as transportation or on long rides needs at least a basic tool/emergency kit, and the knowledge to use it, unless the rider is always in a position to call a friend with a car or a cab when their bike needs a quick fix on the road. … Read more