Cycling Tips

WCC Bikes4Kids in the News We need YOUR help to continue our good work!

By Bill OConnell on 12/13/14 updated 8/07/16

Volunteers refurbish, donate bikes to New Rochelle kids

We Meet Every Tuesday Evening from 6 to 8PM.
Until after New Year's we are meeting at Adriane's Home in Rye, at 169 THeo Fremd Avenue.  
We need YOUR help to continue the good work we have started.
Please email Bill O'Connell or Adriane DeFeo to let us know that you would like to join our cause.  We can use as many as 6 Volunteers EVERY week.  The work is simple and requires NO advance training.  

Mysteries of gearing revealed

By Bud Kroll on 8/23/11 updated 12/10/16

I confess.  When someone would ask me “what cassette are you using?” or “is that a compact crank?” I would shrug my shoulders and change the subject.  But curiosity finally caught up with me, and I sat down to figure it out.  So here is the bike nerd’s guide to gearing, along with an Excel spreadsheet you can download from the WCC website to plug in your own data and explore the impact of the many gearing choices you can make on your bike: Gearing Cadence

(Mysteries of gearing revealed continues ...)