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Is Skateboarding Harder Than Biking? (I’ve Done Both!)

Is Skateboarding Harder Than Biking? (I’ve Done Both!)

Skateboarding and bicycling are basically opposites in several ways. Bikes are efficient and capable, but big and complex. Skateboards are compact and cheap, but slow and a bit unsteady. In fact, they’re so different that “harder” totally depends on what you want to use them for. As a lifelong cyclist who has also dabbled in … Read more

Single-Speed Vs. Geared Bikes (Complete Beginner’s Guide!)

Single-Speed Vs. Geared Bikes (Complete Beginner’s Guide!)

More than any other innovation, gearing transformed bicycles into the useful, versatile machines we know today. Even so, many riders—including yours truly—like to ride with a single gear, at least part of the time. Single speed vs. gears, in brief Single-speed bikes require less maintenance than geared bikes, especially in harsh conditions. They also cost … Read more

6 Common Electric Scooter Riding Mistakes (Avoid These To Stay Safe!)

6 Common Electric Scooter Riding Mistakes (Avoid These To Stay Safe!)

As a new electric scooter rider, you’ll probably find yourself making two categories of mistakes. The first kind are issues of awareness. There’s a lot going on around you, in terms of both traffic and terrain. It’s just not easy to keep track. The second kind are issues of the vehicle. Electric scooters have some … Read more