Tag: cycling

Common Cycling Injuries

  COMMON CYCLING INJURIES: An article in the American Family Physician (AAFP) on bicycle-related injuries reveals that most occur in males riding at a high speed, and the most serious injuries (head injuries and fatalities) are the result of collisions with automobiles. But cyclists can also suffer from overuse injuries, including those to the neck […]

Seasonal Safety Tips for Cyclists

Seasonal Safety Tips for Cyclists CYCLING SAFETY No matter what time of year, wear a helmet. (See Common Cycling Injuries on this website), and always do an ABCD Quick Check of your bicycle before you ride, advises the El Paso Bicycle Club. Check the air pressure, tire condition, brakes, chain and quick releases. It’s also […]