A question many bike riders ask themselves is why they love cycling so much especially clocking up a 100 miles at a time. A regular base rider explains his reasoning. He simply does it because he enjoys it
When it is time to buy a new road bike and often instead of it being exciting it becomes a torture, simply because of paradox of choice. A series of pestering questions like will it fit me, will it be aero enough
If you are new to riding and think your ordinary shorts are good enough think again, cycling shorts make rides especially longer rides a lot more comfortable and reduces chafing significantly while also offering shock-absorbing padding.
Even though you can wear a shirt or t-shirt when cycling, you will find that you are drowning in sweat very soon. There is method to this madness why cyclists wear cycling clothing, which include not only cycling shorts but jerseys too.