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someone riding a bike on the street just before sundown

The weather is getting warmer, thus making it a good time to get on a bike and go for a nice ride! Bicycles are a good way to get some fun exercise as well as get places! In this week’s Azure Villas Blog, we’ve got a few tips for you to try out before you even get on your bike for a ride. With these tips, we hope you’ll consider riding your bike more for fun or as a mode of transportation for your commute!

Gear Up

Before you go out for a ride on your bicycle, we recommend ensuring that you have all you need in terms of safety and security. Get your bicycle checked out by a professional or do your own research and make sure it rides smooth, then get your safety gear! Helmets, knee pads, and elbow pads are all good choices to keep your body free from scrapes and bruises. Don’t forget to stock up on emergency supplies like an extra tire tubes, tools for accidents or mishaps, and a first aid kit.  

Work Up to It

If you’re not used to riding your bike, taking it out for short rides can help you build your stamina and strength, especially if you’re looking to start using your bicycle for your commute to work. Start small and work up to longer routes. You can also use this as an opportunity to take a ride through scenic routes around Pembroke Pines, FL!  

Have Fun!

Don’t look at riding your bicycle as a chore, look at it as an opportunity to have as much fun as possible! Nothing beats the feeling of the wind in your hair and the sun on your face, so get out of your apartment and enjoy the beautiful weather! Consistent rides will help you build your cardiovascular strength and make each ride a little easier each time.