We have had questions over the past year from beginning cyclists wondering what they will need to get started. They ask for a beginners guide to cycling or Cycling 101. There are a number of very basic things you can purchase to make you cycling experience a lot smoother. This story starts right after the bike has been purchased. That in it self is a whole other article.
Below are a number of important tips to help you get going but the two most important things are:
The majority of people think once you buy your bike you are ready to go. That is not the case. There are a number of very important accessories that you will need to make your biking experience fun and safe.
Governor Bill Ritter today announced the award of a $500,000 Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) grant for the Eastern Link of the Coal Creek / Rock Creek Trail Project. The project is a multi-jurisdictional collaborative effort to connect the communities of Erie and Lafayette with public open space properties in unincorporated Boulder County, Broomfield, Louisville, Superior and the city of Boulder. The project will construct a new 4-mile long trail that will extend from the existing Rock Creek Trail, near 120th Street in the City of Lafayette, to the existing trail at Vista Pointe Parkway and Coal Creek on Erie's eastern edge. The 4-mile section will complete one of the last remaining links of a 24-mile loop trail that connects these communities.