Bike Think

Examining the Science behind Bicycle Performance


Recommended Books:



Web Resources:

Bicycle Quarterly’s Testing and Tech Blog Archives by Jan Heine

Damon Rinard’s Bicycle Tech Site

Exploratorium’s Science of Cycling

Analytic Cycling:  Set of tools for calculating cycling performance based on a large number of variables

BikeCAD at The Bicycle Forest:  Design your own frameset & bike.  Outputs drawings, miter templates, etc. for building your frame.

Other Tools:

Wind Tunnel from Algorizk:  Very cool app for iphone or ipad.  Explore aerodynamics of various 2d geometries.

Disclosure: Please note that some of the links below are affiliate links and I will earn a commission if you purchase through those links (at no extra cost to you). These are all things that I have experience with that I am recommending because they are helpful and are resources that I trust, not because of the commissions that I may earn. Please do not spend money unless you feel it’s for something you really need and will help you.

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