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best touring bikes for women

5 Best Women’s Touring Bikes (and How to Choose)

Thinking of biking cross-country? Or maybe just a long weekend tour of wine country? In any case, for multi-day rides, a touring bike is the ideal setup. A touring bike offers eyelets for racks and panniers, multiple water bottle cages, and more relaxed geometry. The bad news for women is that there really aren’t many

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Mens vs Womens Bikes: 5 Things You Need to Know

So you’re getting ready to shop for a bike and aren’t sure what the difference is between a women’s bike and a men’s bike (or a unisex bike). The truth is that all bikes are unisex bikes and that the difference between those that are marketed as “women’s bikes” and those that are marketed as

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7 Best Women’s Cruiser Bikes (2021)

What’s more fun than a women’s cruiser bike? Nothing. One of my fondest memories is pedaling a cruiser bike thru the narrow streets of San Francisco and out across the Golden Gate Bridge. Equally good days have been spent cruising along the boardwalk on a beach cruiser, or biking to coffee and yoga class. That said, not all

Women’s Bike Sizes: 3 Steps To The Right Fit (& Size Chart)

You’re ready to buy a bike, but intimidated by all the numbers and specs? One of the first steps is knowing which size bike you need. There are a couple of different ways women’s bikes are measured and sized, and we’re going to walk you through all of it. And there’s no need to feel

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9 Best Women’s Gravel Bikes

Cover Photo credit: Juliana Bicycles Gravel bikes are the trendiest niche in the bike world right now. And for good reason! They let you go just about anywhere and do just about anything. If you’ve been thinking about getting a gravel bike, but want to do more research before you buy one, this post is

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9 Best Women’s Commuter Bikes And City Bikes

Photo Credit: Civia Bikes Bicycle commuting is the embodiment of everything we love about cycling.  It is environmentally responsible, provides good exercise, boosts your mood, is affordable, and reduces congestion.  Unfortunately, there are far fewer female cyclists than there are men.  There are many reasons for this–risk tolerance, child-care, etc.  Another reason is that women

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5 Best Women’s Fat Bikes

Over the past few years, fat biking has become increasingly popular, but the number of women’s specific fat bikes can still be counted on a few fingers.  That’s not necessarily a problem when manufacturers are offering small frame sizes in their gender-neutral fat bikes, but there really aren’t that many of those either! No worries.

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9 Best Women’s Hybrid Bikes

A hybrid bike (like the name would imply) is a mix between a road bike and a mountain bike. It has skinny, fast-rolling tires like a road bike, but more relaxed geometry and a flat bar like a mountain bike. A hybrid bike a good option for women who are looking for a “fitness bike”,

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5 Best Women’s Road Bikes For Beginners Under $1,000

So you’re ready to invest in a road bike, but don’t have a ton of money to spare.  No worries, we’ve rounded up what we consider the 5 best women’s road bikes for women — and they are all under $1,000.  These aren’t necessarily the lightest or fanciest road bicycles on the market, but they

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9 Best Women’s Electric Bikes

There are lots of reasons to buy an electric bike, also known as an e-bike.  Perhaps you are trying to drive less and get around more by bike.  Or, you might be out of shape or have an impairment that makes an e-assist help you meet your goals of riding a century or climbing up