Latest Fixed-gear bicycle Stories

2014-09-30 16:26:01

Tribe Bicycle Co., a global bicycle brand that focuses on creating high quality, stylish, and affordable bicycles for the modern urban cyclist, has officially announced the launch of their brand in

2010-10-18 06:45:00

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're looking for a functional yet fun gift for the young adult in your life, a popular "fixie" may be just what you're looking for. More and more people are finding their way back on to bicycles.

2009-01-13 15:55:00

Researchers in Taiwan are designing a computer for pedal cyclists that tells them when to change gear to optimize the power they develop while maintaining comfort.

2004-11-29 18:00:12

Boil a mountain bike down to its bare essentials, and what do you get: knobby tires, a pair of brakes, and 27 gears, right? Not necessarily. For a growing number of mountain bikers, a single-speed is all you need.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.