GearHead Advice


With the arrival of 2021, the pressure is on to come up with a New Year’s resolution that you can actually stick to. Of course, you could foreg...
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Whether it's the grueling demands of long-distance road racing, the punishing demands of mountain biking and cyclocross or the exhilaration of BM...
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Photo source: https://off.road.cc What is Bikepacking? Bikepacking is a form of bike touring where there has been a joining together of minimali...
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These are certainly different times than we are used to, but as a community, this new environment is one that we are more than capable of adap...
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The best shoe for your next cycling journey is going to depend on whether you’re running flats or clipless pedals. Once you’ve sorted your pedal...
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Bicycle maintenance is not difficult, and the more you get into the habit of looking after your bike, the easier it will be. Here are seven bic...
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Buying a bike for a child can be fun. It can be a whole new world that you’re stepping out into and you’re worried about buying the wrong thing...
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Buying an e-bike can take a big part of your budget, so you’ll want to make sure you are making the right choice when you're purchasing an e...
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Fixing your bike can be great fun, honestly, and knowing what to do if things go wrong can be the difference between a disastrous trip and one...
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When many of us were children, we lusted over BMX bikes, now that we’re getting older and have kids of our own, naturally, we’ll think about g...
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Buying your first mountain bike can be confusing. There will be a lot of words thrown around that you might have never heard before. It can in...
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Lights are a bike part that we quite often don’t give much thought about. It can be seen as a basic part of your arsenal that helps you stay...
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In our previous article, we went over the basics of suspension. Now we want to look a bit deeper and give you a much better understanding of th...
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In our previous articles, we have looked at how to set your suspension up and a few basic terms . Now, we’ll want to look at keeping your su...
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Polygon has a great range of aluminium full-suspension bikes that cover all the mountain bike niches, and they are named with a letter and a ...
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Lights are a great way to stay safe on a bike. It is one of those items that you should always make sure you budget for, particularly during w...
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The Polygon Path - perfect for fast commuting and fitness riding The Polygon Path range of bikes is missing the suspension fork. The Path ...
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Suspension can be a mind field, from your buddy who is an “expert” to the local shop guy out of their depth to the person that genuinely knows...
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How a rear suspension system is changing the way we look at suspension travel Sometimes bike companies can be accused of merely trying to rei...
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Really, the first form of modern personal electric transportation that gained popularity was the Segway. The Segway was way ahead of its time – i...
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In the cycling community, one size cannot fit all. Nor can one bicycle type accommodate every cyclist out there. When you are looking to buy a bi...
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When James and I first started Bicycles Online back in 2011, Cell bikes were one of our major competitors and a company we really looked up to...
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Bryton cycling computers have been around for almost a decade with a team of highly experienced developers from other GPS companies like Magell...
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New for 2018 is Polygon’s Wheel Fit system, part of Polygon’s constant effort to improve their bikes and rider performance. The Wheel Fit system ...
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This is arguably amongst the most frequently asked questions here at Bicycles Online. Mountain bikes are a great starting point for riders who wa...
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Entity is the newly arrived brand of bicycle Parts and Accessories, designed in Australia to be Ridden Everywhere. Entity products have had an i...
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Mountain biking is a fun activity that puts you in direct contact with nature, whilst you navigate your way around your local track or explore n...
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