4 reasons why you should jump on a fixed gear bike this summer!
1) The culture
Fixed gear bikes have become quite popular lately with the bike messenger community having a massive influence on this. Fixies are generally perceived as cool, trendy and edgy.
2) Maintenance and Design
The minimalist design means very little maintenance is required on these bikes. This design also enables ease of customization and the ideas are limitless
Due to the design the price for a fixie is generally much cheaper than the average road bike!
4) Speed and Fitness
Fixed gear bikes are a great way to get in shape while having fun. Riding fixed pushes you to keep pedaling, which will produce great results especially when climbing hills, and is an absolute thrill on the way down.