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OPTIMA TITAN 5000-6000 BIKE REVIEW

อ่านเวอร์ชั่นภาษาไทย กดที่นี้จ้า When I was invited to test ride Optima’s newly released TITAN model bikes, I jumped at the chance. Optima has produced a range of 27.5” wheeled hardtail mountain bikes and, having ridden 26” and 29er bikes, I was keen to see if this latest addition to the wheel size war was justifiable, or […]

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Optima Bikes is Thailand’s Newest Homegrown Brand

อ่านเวอร์ชั่นภาษาไทย กดที่นี้จ้า Optima bikes is Thailand’s newest homegrown bicycle brand. This Thai bike company is not fresh faced though, as they have been producing bikes since 1998. In 2005, Optima bikes decided to start producing their own brand, Meadow bikes, which were aimed at entry to mid range price-level consumers. In 2012, the company took […]

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Grasshopper Adventures Bangkok Night Bike Tour Review

Grasshopper Adventures Bicycle Touring Company “Bangkok Night Bike” Review Located close to Bangkok’s infamous koa san road Grasshopper Adventures are in a perfect position to serve the many thousands of tourists that visit Bangkok year after year. Saying that, there are many other bicycle tour companies in Bangkok so you may be wondering what separates […]

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Seng Guan Hong Bicycle Shop

Looking for something different? … Then look no further than Seng Guan Hong Co., bicycle shop, China Town, Bangkok. On arrival to the shop your bike buds are tingled by the tandem that sits proudly in the window. Enter through the door and your other senses are brought to life by the smell of leather, […]

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Fixing a Broken Bicycle Chain

There are plenty of reasons why a bicycle chain may break; poor gear change, poor maintenance or just poor bad luck. With the right tools and knowledge it is possible to quickly fix the chain and be on your way. Most importantly, you need a chain tool. If your multi tool does not have one, […]

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Trail Repair Essentials

Whenever you’re out on your bike there’s always the chance that something can break or come loose. Do you have the right kit to get you home? Most riders carry a pump, a tire lever or two and a tube, but what if… Your chain breaks? Your handlebars come loose? Your saddle falls off the […]

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Follow Me Tour Review

Started in March 2011, Follow Me Bike Tours are a new addition to the Bangkok bicycle tours scene. They definitely have all the right ingredients to show you a great time. Follow Me Bike Tours currently offers two four-hour tour packages in Bangkok (Explore Siam Boran and Explore Siam Sawan) with more in the making. […]

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Ride Review of Club 11: Mountain Biking in Downtown Bangkok

Bangkok holds a secret place… known by very few…three kilometers (3.3 kms to be exact) of cross-country trail, purpose built by the Thai Army. Club 11 is open 7 days week and is the perfect place to escape to for an hour or so riding without having to travel too far. The trail is a […]

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Trail Repairs: Punctures

Only the luckiest cyclist will go their entire cycle career without ever getting a puncture. The first puncture is something they live in fear of; will it happen during their morning commute? the middle of a race? or just mid Sunday ride? Having the knowledge of how to repair a puncture will mean you no […]

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