Bike Equipment

Bike Equipment

May
17

Happy feet make for happy cycling

There are a few sports you can do barefoot, but bike touring isn’t one of them. Comfortable, well-fitted footwear along with pedals that fit…

Nov
20

If you hate indoor cycling as much as I do...

 “You are one bike ride away from a good mood.” I’d bet a hundred bucks that when British cyclist Sarah Bentley said those…

Oct
22

Winter’s coming. Keep riding.

Shorter days. Colder temperatures. And possibly even snow or ice. If you think winter is a time to put your bike away in storage, think again. In…

Keep your head looking safe and bright in a bicycle helmet.
Dec
10

Sipping eggnog is good, but protecting your noggin is better

Here at WomanTours World Headquarters in Rochester, New York, it’s snowing, our fat tire bikes are ready to roll, the date for the holiday party…

Gerri rides an ebike next to Jackie.
Oct
18

Taking it Easy with an E-Bike

“The greatest thing since sliced bread.” That is how WomanTours guest Jane H. described her experience riding an electric bike in Germany…

Mar
14

How to adjust your helmet and why we want you to bring your own on tour

We are often asked why we require women to bring their own helmets on tour with them and don't provide them ourselves.  The reason we do this is…