You’ve probably heard of fixed-wheel bikes – or “fixies” – with no freewheel component and only a single gear to ride with. But what’s a single-speed bike? Surely it’s the same as a fixed wheel, as the clue’s in the name? Wrong! Although there are some similarities between the two, there are also some distinct … Continue reading Single-Speed Bikes: What Is A Single-Speed Bike, And Why Are They Useful?