Finding the Right Bike for You [Infographic]

Marc Lindsay
by Marc Lindsay
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Finding the Right Bike for You [Infographic]

Most cyclists know that you really can’t have too many bikes. In fact, most cyclists conform to the simple rule of n + 1 — “n” standing for how many bikes you already own. In the spirit of supporting that sentiment as well as recognizing the diversity of these machines, here’s a general matrix of bikes judged by speed capabilities and technical ability.


> Men’s Cycling Gear
> Women’s Cycling Gear
> All Cycling Gear

About the Author

Marc Lindsay
Marc Lindsay

Marc is a freelance writer based in Scottsdale, Arizona. He holds a master’s degree in writing from Portland State University and is a certified physical therapy assistant. An avid cyclist and runner of over 20 years, Marc contributes to LAVA, Competitor and Phoenix Outdoor magazines. He is the former cycling editor for


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