Advertise on Bikeforums.net



Bike Forums

Welcome to the Bike Forums.

  1. Community Connections Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Introductions

      (4 Viewing)

      Welcome to the BikeForums community! Please introduce yourself to other forum members here.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 29,347
      • Posts: 119,653

      Last Post:

      Bike Recommendations... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 11:09 PM

    2. Charity Events

      (1 Viewing)

      Whether you're looking for riders, sponsors, or volunteers, this is the place to tell the world that cyclists can make a difference.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1,618
      • Posts: 6,327

      Last Post:

      Washington DC Tour De... Go to last post

      09-30-14, 01:09 PM

    3. Do you have a ride for your club, or other organization you need to promote? Feel free for all members to post their events or rides in the appropriate regional Rides Subforum.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 803
      • Posts: 2,095

      Last Post:

      Rensselaerville Cycling... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 07:09 AM

  2. Bike Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Have a need for adaptive equipment to ride to compensate for a disability or loss of limb or function? This area is for discussion among those of us in the cycling world that are coming back from traumatic circumstances and tell the world, "No, you are not going to beat me down!"

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 230
      • Posts: 1,771

      Last Post:

      Rear Wheel Assembly Go to last post

      09-30-14, 09:39 AM

    2. Advocacy & Safety

      (10 Viewing)

      Cyclists should expect and demand safe accommodation on every public road, just as do all other users. Discuss your bicycle advocacy and safety concerns here.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 14,161
      • Posts: 467,793

      Last Post:

      Inside Edition tonight ~... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 10:56 PM

    3. Alt Bike Culture

      (2 Viewing)

      Chopped, dropped, stretched, lifted, and otherwise cut up and put back together. The art and science of choppers, cruisers, lowriders and the vast world of mutant bicycles.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1,345
      • Posts: 14,730

      Last Post:

      Bike Saddle Pain Go to last post

      10-01-14, 09:54 PM

    4. Beach Cruisers

      (2 Viewing)

      Do you love balloon tires and fenders? Do you love riding the simplicity of a single gear and coaster brakes or a single gear cluster? Do you love the classic curves in the tubing of a cruiser that takes you back to the 1950's and 1960's, stylistically? Here's your home! Welcome to the Beach Cruisers and Cruisers forum!

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 170
      • Posts: 2,138

      Last Post:

      The new to me 1962 king... Go to last post

      09-29-14, 10:02 AM

    5. Bicycle Mechanics

      (151 Viewing)

      Broken bottom bracket? Tacoed wheel? If you're having problems with your bicycle, or just need help fixing a flat, drop in here for the latest on bicycle mechanics & bicycle maintenance.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 83,620
      • Posts: 796,640

      Last Post:

      Dimple on NOS Reflex... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 11:38 PM

    6. BMX

      (14 Viewing)

      Dirt, vert, flatland or street? Drop in the BMX forum to talk to other 20" riders around the world. What is the best BMX bicycle for you? Learn all about it here.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 7,258
      • Posts: 105,181

      Last Post:

      what is the most sought... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 05:08 PM

    7. Classic & Vintage

      (132 Viewing)

      This forum is to discuss the many aspects of classic and vintage bicycles, including musclebikes, lightweights, middleweights, hi-wheelers, bone-shakers, safety bikes and much more.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 72,968
      • Posts: 1,288,455

      Last Post:

      WTB: 21" Trek 660... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 11:37 PM

    8. Use this subforum for all requests as to "How much is this vintage bike worth?"Do NOT try to sell it in here, use the Marketplaces.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 12,789
      • Posts: 97,821

      Last Post:

      ID Cycles Gitane... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 10:08 PM

    9. Looking to lose that spare tire? Ideal weight 200+? Frustrated being a large cyclist in a sport geared for the ultra-light? Learn about the bikes and parts that can take the abuse of a heavier cyclist, how to keep your body going while losing the weight, and get support from others who've been successful.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 17,692
      • Posts: 314,831

      Last Post:

      breaking the 6hr bubble? Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 11:41 PM

    10. Commuting

      (65 Viewing)

      Bicycle commuting is easier than you think, before you know it, you'll be hooked. Learn the tips, hints, equipment, safety requirements for safely riding your bike to work.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 41,051
      • Posts: 955,738

      Last Post:

      First commute ever Go to last post

      10-01-14, 11:16 PM

    11. This has to be the most physically intense sport ever invented. It's high speed bicycle racing on a short off road course or riding the off pavement rides on gravel like :The Dirty Kanza". We also have a dedicated Racing forum for the Cyclocross Hard Core Racers.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 6,734
      • Posts: 61,842

      Last Post:

      Tires - Schwalbe... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 08:50 PM

    12. Electric Bikes

      (9 Viewing)

      Here's a place to discuss ebikes, from home grown to high-tech.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 2,969
      • Posts: 29,544

      Last Post:

      Need EBikeling Manual Go to last post

      by
      7up

      10-01-14, 07:21 PM

    13. HRM, GPS, MP3, HID. Whether it's got an acronym or not, here's where you'll find discussions on all sorts of tools, toys and gadgets.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 6,539
      • Posts: 73,582

      Last Post:

      Lights Go to last post

      10-01-14, 10:07 PM

    14. Fifty Plus (50+)

      (18 Viewing)

      Share the victories, challenges, successes and special concerns of bicyclists 50 and older. Especially useful for those entering or reentering bicycling.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 22,639
      • Posts: 502,788

      Last Post:

      Here it is!! Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 11:11 PM

    15. Fitting Your Bike

      (1 Viewing)

      Are you confused about how you should fit a bike to your particular body dimensions? Have you been reading, found the terms Merxx or French Fit, and don’t know what you need? Every style of riding is different- in how you fit the bike to you, and the sizing of the bike itself. It’s more than just measuring your height, reach and inseam. With the help of Bike Fitting, you’ll be able to find the right fit for your frame size, style of riding, and your particular dimensions. Here ya’ go…..the location for everything fit related.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 549
      • Posts: 4,838

      Last Post:

      Lightbulb need bike guru advice on... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 04:10 PM

    16. Folding Bikes

      (40 Viewing)

      Discuss the unique features and issues of folding bikes. Also a great place to learn what folding bike will work best for your needs.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 11,189
      • Posts: 157,629

      Last Post:

      New Fold Bike Club for... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 11:03 PM

    17. Framebuilders

      (3 Viewing)

      Thinking about a custom frame? Lugged vs Fillet Brazed. Different Frame materials? Newvex or Pacenti Lugs? why get a custom Road, Mountain, or Track Frame? Got a question about framebuilding? Lets discuss framebuilding at it's finest.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 3,537
      • Posts: 29,610

      Last Post:

      Garage build pics, per... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 08:51 PM

    18. Hybrid Bicycles

      (21 Viewing)

      Where else would you go to discuss these fun, versatile bikes?

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 5,087
      • Posts: 74,887

      Last Post:

      Post pictures of your... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 09:31 PM

    19. Living Car Free

      (4 Viewing)

      Do you live car free or car light? Do you prefer to use alternative transportation (bicycles, walking, other human-powered or public transportation) for everyday activities whenever possible? Discuss your lifestyle here.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 4,665
      • Posts: 138,746

      Last Post:

      Denied service in the... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 11:44 PM

    20. Do you enjoy centuries, double centuries, brevets, randonnees, and 24-hour time trials? Share ride reports, and exchange training, equipment, and nutrition information specific to long distance cycling. This isn't for tours, this is for endurance events cycling

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 3,674
      • Posts: 55,270

      Last Post:

      Minimum training for a... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 10:29 PM

    21. Mountain Biking

      (35 Viewing)

      Mountain biking is one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Check out this forum to discuss the latest tips, tricks, gear and equipment in the world of mountain biking.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 39,330
      • Posts: 473,546

      Last Post:

      Trek Warranty Policy Go to last post

      10-01-14, 07:41 PM

    22. Follow the Tour de France,the Giro de Italia, the Spring Classics, or other professional cycling races? Here's your home...

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 5,019
      • Posts: 112,209

      Last Post:

      Giro / Tour De France... Go to last post

      by
      jyl

      09-30-14, 12:32 PM

    23. Recreational & Family

      (8 Viewing)

      Ride just to ride? Have a family and want to get them into cycling? Drop in here to discuss recreational and family cycling issues.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 2,808
      • Posts: 26,378

      Last Post:

      Post your trailer &... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 11:57 AM

    24. Recumbent

      (7 Viewing)

      What IS that thing?! Recumbents may be odd looking, but they have many advantages over a "wedgie" bicycle. Discuss the in's and out's recumbent lifestyle in the recumbent forum.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 4,111
      • Posts: 44,506

      Last Post:

      70 mph Low Racer Bike Go to last post

      10-01-14, 07:15 PM

    25. Road Cycling

      (157 Viewing)

      “It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them. Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle.” Ernest Hemingway.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 144,883
      • Posts: 3,187,460

      Last Post:

      Recommend a good patch... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 11:41 PM

    26. "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"--[Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940) ]

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 52,856
      • Posts: 1,399,388

      Last Post:

      The Jackass Thread... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 11:41 PM

    27. Trickbikes and Freestylers, here's your home! Here, you can discuss the ins and outs of building and riding these bikes.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 83
      • Posts: 1,253

      Last Post:

      how heavy? Go to last post

      by

      09-22-14, 10:17 PM

    28. Tandem Cycling

      (17 Viewing)

      A bicycle built for two. Want to find out more about this wonderful world of tandems? Check out this forum to talk with other tandem enthusiasts. Captains and stokers welcome!

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 7,075
      • Posts: 82,028

      Last Post:

      Inexpensive slicks for a... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 09:17 PM

    29. Touring

      (55 Viewing)

      Have a dream to ride a bike across your state, across the country, or around the world? Self-contained or fully supported? Trade ideas, adventures, and more in our bicycle touring forum.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 25,109
      • Posts: 349,915

      Last Post:

      Protecting your bike and... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 09:52 PM

    30. Training & Nutrition

      (20 Viewing)

      Learn how to develop a training schedule that's good for you. What should you eat and drink on your ride? Learn everything you need to know about training and nutrition here.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 11,603
      • Posts: 137,298

      Last Post:

      Help with a fitness... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 11:32 PM

    31. Triathlon

      (1 Viewing)

      Swim / Bike / Run your thing? Drop in our new triathlon forum for the latest in training & gear. From beginner to expert, and sprint to ironman.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 4,035
      • Posts: 31,012

      Last Post:

      Ironman Florida, 4... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 06:35 PM

    32. Utility Cycling

      (3 Viewing)

      Want to haul groceries, beer, maybe even your kids? You don't have to live car free to put your bike to use as a workhorse. Here's the place to share and learn about the bicycle as a utility vehicle.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 2,443
      • Posts: 35,497

      Last Post:

      The post your trailer... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 10:40 PM

    33. Winter Cycling

      (5 Viewing)

      Don't let snow and ice discourage you this winter. The key element to year-round cycling is proper attire! Check out this winter cycling forum to chat with other ice bike fanatics.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 3,826
      • Posts: 48,993

      Last Post:

      Thoughts on two winter... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 10:56 PM

    34. Have a cycling related question or comment that doesn't fit in one of the other specialty forums? Drop on in and post in here! When possible, please select the forum above that most fits your post!

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 32,754
      • Posts: 436,051

      Last Post:

      Bike Forum - Wall of... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 10:20 PM

  3. The Racer's Forum Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Race Bicycles? This is the place for you. Contents include Road Racing | Masters Road Racing | Mountainbike | Cyclocross Racing | This Category is for the racers, themselves, and future racers. Discussions of the big races from the spectator side should be posted in our Pro Cycling for the Fans Forum

    1. We set this forum up for our members to discuss their experiences in either pro or amateur racing, whether they are the big races, or even the small backyard races. Don't forget to update all the members with your own race results.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 15,240
      • Posts: 545,405

      Last Post:

      All About Nutrition Go to last post

      10-01-14, 10:45 PM

    2. Entry level and/or 23 and younger here's where yo can mix and learn.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 45
      • Posts: 577

      Last Post:

      Lightbulb Mileage and Cadence Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 05:55 PM

    3. Race on the track or road or on your mountainbike in the Masters Category? Want to talk tactics, strategy and training with your peers?

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 102
      • Posts: 22,077

      Last Post:

      Just hanging out... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 07:28 PM

    4. Cyclocross Racing

      (1 Viewing)

      Discuss pro racing, the big races, and even the small backyard races. Don't forget to update all the members with your own race results.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 666
      • Posts: 7,757

      Last Post:

    5. Discuss pro racing, the big races, and even the small backyard races. Don't forget to update all the members with your own race results.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 593
      • Posts: 3,878

      Last Post:

      Photo's from the 2014... Go to last post

      10-01-14, 08:01 PM

    6. Looking to enter into the realm of track racing? Want to share your experiences and tactics for riding on a velodrome? The Track Cycling forums is for you! Come in and discuss training/racing, equipment, and current track cycling events.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 2,484
      • Posts: 31,108

      Last Post:

      2014 Weight Lifting!!!! Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 04:47 PM

  4. Products and Services Threads / Posts  Last Post

  5. The Market Place Threads / Posts  Last Post

    The Marketplace requires Premium Membership to post new threads. This can be purchased at: http://www.bikeforums.net/payments.php bikeforums.net only provides infrastructure and a platform for your sale threads and assumes no responsibility for the transactions or disputes. This applies to all Marketplaces and For Trade threads.

    1. Items for sale, bicycle and cycling related items only, please! Requires upgraded Membership to post new threads. This forum is intended for individual members to sell their bikes and bike related gear, and not for commercial ventures or company sales. Prices must be quoted up front, we are not an auction site, and do not link to your ebay auctions.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 81
      • Posts: 1,989

      Last Post:

    2. Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1
      • Posts: 1

      Last Post:

      Group Buys Guidelines Go to last post

      by

      06-10-08, 11:21 AM

    3. Looking to buy bicycle related gear? Post your request here. Requires upgraded membership to post new threads

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 61
      • Posts: 103

      Last Post:

    4. Need to hire a mechanic or sales person for your bike shop? Looking to hire bike messengers? Post your cycling jobs you have available in here.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 7
      • Posts: 7

      Last Post:

      Private
    5. Are you a Bike Mechanic looking for a job? Are you a Bike Messenger, or looking for a job in the industry? Post here to express you interest! This subforum is open to all registered and upgraded members as a service of Bike Forums. Good luck in your search and never give up!

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1
      • Posts: 1

      Last Post:

  6. The Lounge Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Foo

      (19 Viewing)

      Off-Topic chit chat with no general subject.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 38,513
      • Posts: 1,377,442

      Last Post:

      Motorcycle racing! Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 11:35 PM

    2. Whether it's a cycling blog, or just your personal page, this is the place to share ideas and links.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 515
      • Posts: 2,322

      Last Post:

      personal log Go to last post

      09-29-14, 08:17 AM

    3. Do we really need a description for this forum?

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 34
      • Posts: 10,299

      Last Post:

      Who here makes music...... Go to last post

      by

      10-01-14, 11:23 PM

    4. Life sucks without humor. Post your best (and worst) jokes here.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 29
      • Posts: 204

      Last Post:

      Favorite Humorous Videos... Go to last post

      09-29-14, 06:17 PM

  7. News & Suggestions Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Recall Announcements
      Get up to date News about the BikeForums Community here.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 187
      • Posts: 2,521

      Last Post:

      Banned Users Go to last post

      09-29-14, 07:32 PM

    2. Have a suggestion for the forums? Need help with the Forums? Post here.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 2,990
      • Posts: 21,891

      Last Post:

      Help with a search Go to last post

      09-30-14, 05:21 PM

    3. As a manufacturer or retailer, do you want opinions and feedback on your products or services? Members, do you have an open letter to publish? Here's a place for both sides of the industry to communicate. Also, surveys and Student Data Colllection projects go in here.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 60
      • Posts: 478

      Last Post:

      Creating a new bike... Go to last post

      09-26-14, 04:11 AM

What's Going On?

Today's BirthdaysToday's Birthdays

  1. TheKillerPenguin (29)

Bike Forums StatisticsBike Forums Statistics

Threads
890,223
Posts
16,365,098
Members
290,409
Active Members
12,209

Welcome to our newest member, swadeepc

Icon LegendIcon Legend

Contains unread forum posts
Contains unread forum posts
Contains no unread forum posts
Contains no unread forum posts
Forum is a category
Forum is a category
Forum is a Link
Forum is a Link