A Check list to be safe while cycling

There are a few major types of issues to checklist to ensure that we can bicycle safely and to be prepared for any event.  These include safety gear for the body, equipment for your bikes, safety towards journey and the destination. According to an expert's byicycle riding tips, starting with...


Safety gear for the body


Carry all kinds of safety gear before you start pedalling. A most compulsory accessory known as helmet remains constant for both in the city and to an outdoor cycling. Apart from Helmet, we would other accessories like.


  • Neck braces, which protects your neck.
  • Body Armour, which protects your ribs, chest and back bone.
  • Elbow pads and gloves for hands. A full glove and a half glove both should be included in the list for different seasons.
  • Knee pads and shin guards for legs. Though we get both as one package these days, it is wise to buy separately as we get to have a relax cycling which may not need a shin pad as it would not be too dangerous.
  • Shoes with flat soles or a Cycling Shoes will not absorb the maximum amount of stamina from your body as a flat shoe helps you in pedalling effectively.


Equipment for your bikes


Different kinds of accessories should be carried with different kinds of mechanical equipments. The accessories are listed below.


A cycle tyre blower

This helps in filling the air to cycle periodically as we get to cycle through pots and holes, Air get to reduce quiet often than we can imagine.


A head lamp is absolutely necessary in case of dark and if not many other vehicles are going by across the way.

GPS Device

A GPS device is necessary for the cycle to navigate you in the right direction and to update your location to your dear ones.

An extra cycle Chain

An extra cycle chain is termed as necessary for any long ride as we may not find the right cycle chain all the way and chain tends to break if we happen to cycle for a long time without giving the rest.

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