Clipless Pedals for Touring

Pedals for Touring - Shimano Dual Purpose Pedals

What Are Clipless Pedals? Clipless pedals are a two-part system. Part one is the pedal itself which has a locking mechanism. Part two is a component called a ‘cleat’ which¬†attaches to a specific bike shoe. The shoe can then connect to the pedal, giving the rider a solid connection with their bike. To disengage from … Read more…

Bullhorns – The perfect touring bike handlebar?

Bullhorns - The perfect touring handlebar

Do you dare steer away from touring tradition? They come as standard on almost every touring bike but have you considered anything other than conventional drop handlebars? I never gave my handlebar choice a second thought. I had drop bars on my first tourer and I still do on my road bike. I¬†know I don’t … Read more…