The Essential Touring Cyclist: A Complete Guide for the Bicycle Traveler, 2nd Edition

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The Essential Touring Cyclist: A Complete Guide for the Bicycle Traveler, 2nd Edition

The Essential Touring Cyclist: A Complete Guide for the Bicycle Traveler, 2nd Edition by Richard Lovett
English | December 18, 2000 | ISBN: 0071360190 | EPUB | 160 pages | 6.1 MB

Each year thousands of people pedal across the country, and even more choose weekend or weeklong tours near home or abroad. Bike touring is a way to really see and experience the countryside and come home healthier than when you left. The Essential Touring Cyclist, the only fully illustrated manual for bicycle touring, guides you through choosing a bike, equipping and customizing it for touring, and preparing yourself for life on the road. Other features include

Getting into shape and dealing with aches and pains
Touring solo or with groups
Riding skills and endurance techniques
Tips on clothing, camping, food, and safety

Whether you're heading out for a few hours or a few months, this new edition of The Essential Touring Cyclist gives you everything you need to know about traveling on two wheels.