Perhaps you noticed it last summer or maybe you just realized it last week, but bike shorts have become almost as ubiquitous as basic black leggings. And not just among cyclists who are avid road racers. We’re talking everyone, everywhere, who leaned into the athleisure look for obvious reasons: These stretchy spandex shorts are comfortable, easy-to-wear, super cute and great for impromptu (or planned!) athletic activities but are also great for lounging on the couch.
Whether your little ones have yet to take their first steps, are still working on training wheels or are ready to hit the trails, anyone of any age can enjoy a day of cruising around. Here, a few tips before you strap on helmets and head out for a family cycling adventure.
When bare leg season finally rolls around, we only want to wear dresses and skirts. And while there’s no greater thrill than picking out a cute outfit that feels very spring appropriate, there’s no greater disappointment than realizing it is not bike-friendly at all. Regardless, we’ve got your back so you can rock your spring and summer finest on your Bluejay, without suffering any wardrobe malfunctions.
We’ll admit it: One of the downsides to riding a bike everywhere means some purses just don’t work with a two wheel lifestyle. But, we’ve found five cute bags that will allow you to ride in style...without impacting your safety.
So, you’ve been thinking about changing up your commute to something a little more eco-friendly? Or, perhaps you’ve just had it with sitting in traffic as you watch bikers zoom by? You won’t regret commuting to work on your Bluejay Bike. Before you hop on your bike next, here are our 5 top commuting tips to keep in mind.
If you’ve been thinking about making some changes to make your life a little greener, we bet you’ve already tried the basics, like replacing your paper towels with a spongy, reusable alternative or starting to compost instead of tossing your food scraps in the trash. But have you considered hopping on your bike instead of taking your car to visit the farmer’s market?
Whether you’re sticking to your New Year’s resolution to live a greener lifestyle or you’re tired of sitting in traffic during your morning commute, you’ve probably wondered once or twice in your life if riding a bike is more eco-friendly than driving a car. And, surprisingly, it’s a bit of a tricky question to answer. But once you’re armed with all the necessary facts and figures, you’ll be happy to know that two wheels is certainly a greener mode of transportation than anything with four.
Life’s not all sunshine and rainbows—and if you’ve ever been caught in an unexpected rainstorm, you know that to be true. Especially if you’re halfway through what had otherwise been a relaxing bike ride. Or, perhaps you forgot to check the forecast before biking into work and now you have to commute home while it’s pouring cats and dogs. Regardless, we’ve got you covered with this handy guide on everything you need to know before riding your Bluejay bike in the rain.
We’re total suckers for a good accessory and it really doesn’t get much better than the Pannier Nantucket Basket, which can easily be attached and removed from the rear rack of your Bluejay bike. So, what’s the best use of a Pannier Nantucket Basket? Using it to pack the perfect picnic, of course. Here, five picnic destinations and the travel-friendly menu you should pack for each.