You can't beat mountain biking for adrenaline. If you want lots of adventure in your cycling, a mountain bike is definitely for you. Get the right bike and you'll be able to take on any obstacle that nature throws at you.
For a helping hand on the different types of mountain bikes and which might be best for you, check out our helpful video or full advice article.
Even if you love winter, it's still a tricky season for cyclists. Dark nights, dull days, snow, ice, and rain can all combine to make your journey miserable - and it puts extra stress on your bike, too. It's not all doom and gloom though; by taking a few precautions you can ensure you stay safe as well as keeping your bike in tip-top condition.
Pick up some great tips on getting your bike ready for winter in this how to video.
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If you do a lot of bike riding on dirty tracks or in wet conditions, the likelihood is you've probably had the unfortunate experience of getting mud and dirt on yourself.
At Halfords we offer a variety of SKS bike mudguards, which are an essential piece of equipment when cycling in dirty conditions. They will protect you from the spray and mud that splashes up from your wheels in muddy conditions.
Bike mudguards also help protect your bike as they can stop dirt and grit from getting into the components, which can damage the bicycle and its parts over time.
Make sure you know what size bike tyres you have so that you get the correct Crud bike mudguards. If you're unsure about the right mudguard for you then head to your local Halfords store for advice.