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5 Reasons You Should Try Cycling Tourism

Karl taking part in the bicycle culture in Copenhagen

Ever wanted to try cycling tourism? There are a lot of reasons why you should indulge, Why you should try cycling tourism! It’s Active How many of us fear gaining weight when we travel? Between the extra meals at restaurants, drinks and generally being in ‘relaxation mode’ it is easy to pack on a couple … [Read more…]

Using a Kick Scooter for Commuting

For many adults, the commute to and from work can be the most anguish filled aspect of their daily routine, and understandably so. Extended periods of time spent sitting in traffic, packed into public transportation or pounding the pavement is not the ideal way to start and finish the workday. So for those who are … [Read more…]

What is a Kick Scooter?

So, what is a kick scooter, anyway? Is it a child’s toy? A hip mode of urban transportation? What sets one apart from another? Kick scooter? First, and most obviously, a kick scooter is a mode of transportation that involves standing on a skateboard-like deck, gripping the handlebars and swinging your leg in a kicking … [Read more…]

Cool Kick Scooters are Here to Stay!

cool kick scooter

Kick scooters are the transportation sensation sweeping the nation. Across the nation, especially in urban areas, kick scooters have become all the rage in the eyes of commuters. Sleek, stylish and very functional, cool kick scooters are the perfect way to upgrade your life and daily commute. This article will provide an exploration into this … [Read more…]

Commuter Scooter? Scooter Faster!

The future of commuter scooters?

If you commute by scooter, which many of our wonderful customers do, you might wonder how to get the most out of your investment. You knew what you were doing – you bought a real deal, heavy-duty scooter and you’re going full-tilt into commuting. So, how do you make the commute as fast and efficient … [Read more…]

How Fast Can a Kick Scooter Go?

When many people picture a kick scooter, they envision a children’s toy with wheels that look like they were pulled off of a pair of rollerblades. If someone asks how fast kick scooters can go, one might expect the answer to be “not very.” However, kick scooters come in all shapes and sizes, with widely … [Read more…]

How to Ride a Kick Scooter for Beginners

The kick scooter is an ideal mode of transportation for an adult. Not only does this method of travel make for a convenient commute, as a scooter may be easily carried aboard public transportation, but it also serves as an excellent way to add physical activity to a daily routine. With that said, many adults … [Read more…]

What Makes a Good Folding Bike Lock?

Using a Folding Bike Lock

Choosing a good folding bike lock An experienced thief, equipped with the proper tools, can make away with your bike while you’re sitting in class, presenting at a meeting or even just picking up a sandwich. While a cordless angle driver will allow a thief to cut through almost any material, there are ways to … [Read more…]

Reasons to Use a Commuter Scooter!

Everyone should be using a commuter scooter! Find out why below. Reasons to use a commuter scooter! You’ll get more sleep! Scooters are fast! When you hop on board a kick scooter, properly equipped with helmet and elbow pads, of course, you gain the ability to travel at high speeds. This means you can hit … [Read more…]

Why A Scooter Is Perfect For College Students

College students find themselves in an exciting part of their lives. For the first time, they are independent of their parents, choosing a specialized field of study and connecting with students from backgrounds vastly different than their own. With that being said, life as an undergraduate comes with several challenges. Not the least of these … [Read more…]