Entries by toms.flaksis

Essential Reading for Cyclists: Books For a Rainy Day

           For many cyclists, the love for the sport runs deep. Whether you’re out on a ride, or stuck inside due to bad weather, immersing yourself in the world of cycling literature is a great way to deepen your appreciation for the sport. From improving your technique to understanding the history […]

Cycling in winter: tips for keeping the passion alive

Winter can be a tough time for cyclists. Cold temperatures, shorter days, and terrible weather conditions can make it hard to stay motivated to get out on the road. But with a little bit of planning and some mental tricks, you can keep your motivation high and make the most of your winter rides. We […]


1. Wear a Helmet – Cycling can be dangerous and wearing a helmet is essential for protecting yourself from head injuries. 2. Check Your Bike – Before going for a ride, make sure to check your bike for any repairs or maintenance that may be needed. 3. Be Visible – Wear bright clothing and use […]

Indoor cycling

Cycling is one of the most popular physical activities around the world. However, winter can be a difficult time for many cyclists, as the cold weather and shorter days can make it difficult to stay motivated. As a result, many cyclists struggle to maintain their training routine during the winter months, leading to a decrease […]

Gravel cycling 101

  Gravel cycling or gravel grinding is a sport, or recreational activity, where participants cycle bicycles mostly over gravel roads. In the 21st century, road biking on gravel roads, both for pleasure riding and racing, has gained in popularity. Many would point to the United States as the birthplace of gravel riding, with long, remote […]

Skiing in winter for cyclists.

It is no secret that cross-country skiers have the best performance values among athletes. The maximum oxygen consumption (VO2max) in the laboratory studies has always been very high for skiers. Yes, the same VO2max, which determines the athlete’s potential, his level of fitness. It is taken into account by the professional cycling teams when selecting […]