Whether you're thinking about buying your first bike, or considering whether to enter the Tour de France, The Everything Bicycle Book has all the information you need to steer you right! You'll learn about the different types of bicycles and how to choose one that's right for you; simple maintenance techniques to keep your bike ship-shape; repair techniques for when it falls apart; the rules of the road to keep you riding safely; as well as the latest in bike lingo and style tips to keep you as hip as the neighborhood kids.
NOTE: Check your state and local regulations covering the safe operation of your bicycle. Before attempting any repairs, make sure you fully understand the procedure. Consult a physician before starting any exercise program. Adams Media Corporation and the author assume no responsibility for injuries or damages sustained resulting from the use of this book.