Welcome to the Frugal Average Bicyclist!
The internet is full of sites with competitive cyclists talking about all the most expensive new gear, not here. This is a place for the low budget rider who loves to ride but will probably never be a pro level rider. This is a place for the riders who do not have a lot to spend or are not allowed to spend too much on cycling and remain married. All bike types are welcome: road bikes, mountain bikes, recumbent bikes, comfort bikes, hybrid bikes, unicycles…. The goal here is to help you keep cycling on a budget, and we will be throwing in a bit of humor too.
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When you are out riding you need to stay hydrated. One of the best ways to do this is with a water bottle on your bike and you need a good cage for it. I’ve had this Wilee carbon fiber bottle cage for a few years now, check it out: I don’t have much toContinue reading “Wilee Carbon Fiber Bottle Cage Review”
Need a break from your usual road routes or trails ? The Boulder Junction and Manitowish Waters area offers a unique destination to put on some miles in a peaceful, mostly wooded, PAVED setting. That’s right, you can bring your road bike! In total you can bike 52 miles one way from Mercer, passing ManitowishContinue reading “Manitowish Waters WI area bike trails”
You see all the great benefits of cycling, but you don’t know how to ride a bike. Don’t worry, it’s not that hard and most anyone can do it. Once you learn, everything just works on instinct, and it becomes as easy as walking. First thing you will need is a bike of course. YouContinue reading “Learning how to ride a bicycle”
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