The Complete Practical Encyclopedia of Cycling
Training, Bike Maintenance, RacingBook - 2015
REFERENCE WORKS. Everything you need to know about cycling for fitness and leisure, training for both sport and competition, and the greatest races. It is the perfect introduction to a hugely popular activity, packed with training and safety tips, essential information, maintenance and motivation. It is a fascinating guide to the world of cycling, the history, the greatest cyclists, and the famous races such as the Tour de France and Giro d'Italia. From urban cycling and family cycling trips to track riding, mountain biking and road racing, this is the ultimate practical guide to cycling at all levels. It features step-by-step instruction and over 600 photographs. Pedal power has never been more popular and this book covers everything a cyclist needs to know to excel at cycling. After an overview of the history of the bicycle the author discusses all the essentials, such as choosing a bike, basic skills, maintenance and safety issues.
Publisher: London Southwater, 
Copyright Date: ©2015
Branch Call Number: 796.603 PICKERI
Characteristics: 256 pages : chiefly colour illustrations ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Cycling