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The Best of Must-See Montreal

National Geographic photographer Kris Davidson captures the places that show the heart of Montreal. VIEW IMAGES Mount Royal Park rewards those who make their way to the summit with a wonderful view of the city. By Susan Nerberg Photographs by…

Trans Am Bike Race

We at Ma Bicyclette would like to tip our hats to all the crazies that have ever participated in this truly heroic bicycle race. The Trans Am Bike Race (TABR) is a self-supported event for road bike racers that covers…

Cannondale CAADX 105

Cyclocross & Gravel Bikes

One of the emerging trends in cycling these days is towards gravel bikes, also known as, adventure bikes and gravel grinders. But what exactly is a Gravel Bike? And how is a Gravel bike different from a Cyclocross bike? For…

A spring tune-up

Whether you realize it or not, a spring tune-up is beneficial for your bike for a number of reasons and can actually save you money and wait times. After a winter season in storage your bike may have collected dust…

Winter Biking…what to wear

We’ve covered the bike…now for our bodies. For winter biking (and most outdoor activities) a layer system is ideal. The first layer, closest to the body, should be made of synthetic materials to evacuate sweat and moisture as efficiently as…

Locking my bike

In some instances, it is unfortunate that “where there is a will, there is a way”.  A example of this unfortunate slant on the saying is when it is applied to a bicycle thief stealing your bicycle.   Unfortunate as…

About Bike Lights

Lights are one of the KEY components that keep you safe during dusk or night time riding. Bike lights can essentially be split into two categories, depending on where you will be cycling.  1) Off Roading requires lights that illuminate…

About a helmet

HELMETS So…you’ve been wearing the same helmet for fifteen years. The one you spray painted to complete your Storm Trooper costume. Well, time to be thinking about flipping it upside down and turning it into a hanging basket for your…

Winter Biking

Winter Biking

Winter brings with it the end of the bike rental and bicycle repair season at Ma Bicyclette.  This does NOT have to mean the end of your biking enjoyment!! More and more people are biking throughout our four seasons  in…

Marinoni – The Movie

This past weekend I watched the new documentary film « MARINONI – The Fire in the Frame » by our good friend Tony Girardin, at the RIDM festival.  This documentary is a tremendously uplifting and therefore…a MUST-see.  It provides an intimate and…

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