Sometimes a simple look can say it all, and whether you're cycling for fitness or cycling for fun you'll recognise more than a few of these.
How many of the faces below do you recognise? Post your answer in the comment boxes below.
Could you give Chris Hoy a run for his money? Are you always getting complimented on your impressively muscular legs ?
Take our quiz and find out how strong your legs really are. Just choose the answer that best applies to you for each question...
Like wild animals on wheels cyclists often stick together in packs, with distinctive and often colourful characteristics.
Which type of cyclist are YOU? Take The Cycling Bug quiz and find out now.
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21 words only cyclists understand
Do you know your cadence from your clincher? And your bonk from your bridge?
Don’t worry. With the help of The Cycling Bug’s guide to the 21 words only cyclists understand you’ll be speaking cyclese in no time...
Cycling is one of the best ways to not only keep your body healthy but also your mind.
When discussing health benefits of cycling, most of the benefits described are centred on the physical benefits. However, the mental rewards are massively under...
Buying a new bike is a big commitment, so if you're thinking about it, then it's probably best you take this quiz first to check you're really making the right decision.
Sounds like it's time to go shopping .
Cycling is 98% awesome, but there are just those rare occasions that really test your love for the sport.
Here are 10 cycling moments when all your can really say is "WTF?".
1. When the traffic lights turn red and no one's at the crossing...
Looking to get that promotion at work? Well get on your bike and hit the road because these are the reasons cycling will get you just that.
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Boosts your memory
It's true, regular exercise improves memory and thinking skills...
Autumn is just around the corner so we thought we would get you prepared with some essential cycling hacks to upgrade your bike.
What are your autumn cycling hacks?
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1. A simple clothes peg attached to a spare bike light means...
Find out what your cyclist name would be, just take the last letter of your first name, and the first letter of your last name and check the chart below.
Post your name in the comments!
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As a cyclist there's nothing more heartbreaking than returning to where you've left your bike to find an empty space or a missing wheel or saddle.
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There are loads of different pedals and cycling shoes on the market now and trying to find the perfect pair for your ability can seem daunting.
We've broken down the basics for you below to hopefully make your decision that bit easier.
Everyone wants their bike to look good, but weight is number 1, and when it comes to bikes, less is definitely more.
So if you want to be riding the lightest bike out of your mates then you better check these out.
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It's well known that a few people out there are not the biggest fans of cyclists, but we just can't think why.
Here's our attempt at guessing what the problem is.
Why do you think people hate cyclists?
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1. We make...
Becoming tanned is one of the greatest parts of the summer lets be honest. Sometimes though it's easy to get over excited and forget about those dreaded tan lines that can crop up on us.
Here are a list of a few that will remind you to sun cream...
Are you in a fully committed relationship with your bike, or are you just part time lovers?
You may be one of those people that just loves cycling too much , even enough to get a bike tattooed on their boobs !
Find out whether the connection you...
Not knowing where to start is a common problem when it comes to buying a bike frame so we'll make this a bit easier for you.
This is how you know whether you've got a good bike frame or not.
What material is your bike frame?
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Just getting out on your bike and doing some exercise is an achievement in our eyes, so cycling for 30km is a big deal and don't let anyone tell you otherwise.
Here are 8 reasons why a 30km bike ride is a big deal!
What's you favourite distance...
If you're looking to get your bike out of the country, have already visited the best places to cycle in the UK , and want to give cycling abroad a go, then check out some of the best places to take your bike on holiday this year.
If you're looking for a challenge during the summer months then here are a few that will be real leg burners.
We've searched for the hardest hill climbs in the world and given you a little insight into what they hold.
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Us cyclists have our ways of saying one thing but meaning something totally different, but we've set things straight.
So if you ever hear a mate saying one of these you know full well what they actually mean.
Have you ever heard a cyclist say...
If one thing binds us together in Briton apart from cycling it has to be the slightly strange and sometimes awkward things we do without realising.
Here are some very British cycling problems that might ring a few bells.
What do you do on a bike...
Don't be fooled into thinking that the money you're spending on your bike is all going to be worth it.
Here are a few things to look out for or take into consideration before splashing your cash on things that may not be what you quite thought...
Sure, running is good exercise blah blah blah, but lets set it straight; cycling is where it's at.
This is why getting on the saddle is so much better than putting on trainers and hitting the pavement.
Why do you think cycling is better than...
Your mum warned you - but did you listen?
Tell us if you recognise yourself or any of your friends in our list of the types of cyclist your mother warned you about below.
Tell us here?
Floaty 50s dresses, regularly seen flouncing...
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