Allen S104 4-Bike Rack Review: I’ve Read Over 200 Feedbacks For You

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I have been meaning to write another review for another bike rack for a while now, and a little bit of research has made me realize that there is a good amount of people out there that wants to know more about Allen’s Premier 4 bike trunk rack, S104. So I decided to read all the feedbacks on Amazon and compile them into a review so I can save you save time if you are one of those people looking for more info on this model.

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17 Great Bike Rides With An Ocean View: From CA to MA

When I was a kid, we used to drive to our vacation destination as a family. We did not fly, too expensive at the time, so we used to pack the car and drive 10 – 12 hours. I loved it, to this day I prefer driving to flying. The best part of the whole journey was when I knew we were getting close to the sea, I knew right after the next drive up the hill, I was going to be able to see the ocean. That initial view of the ocean when you clear that hill, or make the next turn has always been my favorite “high”. I am smiling as I am writing this, I can vividly picture it in my head.

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A newbie’s guide to fat biking: Why I am saving money to buy a fat bike

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I had never heard of fat biking until I started doing some research for a bike rack for a truck. One of the search results was a bike rack that can carry a fat tire bike.  Apparently, fat bikes or fat tire bikes have become quite popular, and I never got the memo:). So, after reading a number of articles, the idea of a bike that lets me ride year round, in the snow, mud, sand has become more and more appealing.

I am still a beginner on this subject and do not own a fat bike yet, but I am very much interested in saving money to buy one. I wanted to share my reasons, that way maybe I can answer some of the questions you might be asking if you are a newbie like me.

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10 Great Ideas For Repurposing Your Old Bike Parts: Don’t Waste Them Upcycle Them

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Repurposing or upcycling has been a very popular subject for many years now. I personally have friends that turned it into a business. They are not only helping the environment but helping themselves making a living and enjoying the creative process along the way. Bikers tend to be practical when it comes to reusing stuff, so I decided to look into repurposing old bike parts and see what I can learn and share with the internet.

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10 Best Inflatable SUP Paddle Boards: Why Rack them when you can deflate them

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Paddleboarding has become quite popular in the last few years. Great way to exercise while enjoying the view. A lot of people use them for yoga, I think those people are talented, I don’t think I have that kind of core balance.

One problem with paddle boards is storage and or transportation. The solution: inflatable paddle boards. I think it is a brilliant idea, to be able to fit your SUP board in a backpack. No need for a roof rack for your car, or wall mount or any other mounts for your garage.

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Top 6 Surfboard Bike Racks: One of them may be just perfect for you

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I hadn’t heard of surfboard bike racks until I started doing some research for bike racks for this blog. I am not a surfer myself, although I have always loved watching them.  I spent a good amount of time watching the surfers when I visited Manhattan Beach in California a few years back.  They are a talented bunch, to say the least.

I assumed they either carried their surfboards to the beach or just used their cars. If the beach is a walking distance away, looks like there is a cheaper way to bring your surfboard to the beach with you and save some gas along the way.  Ride your bike, warm up the legs and bring your surfboard with you. Sounds like a win-win situation to me.

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8 Best Trunk Mount Bike Racks: Read our review and save yourself time

With so many different brands and models, it can be quite time-consuming to research and decide which bike rack may be the best for your needs. Additionally, “best” is one of those words that is very subjective. “Best” can mean inexpensive bike rack or a bike carrier that fits perfectly on a car that has a spoiler, or great for a minivan.

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Allen Bike Rack Review: All the details you need know

In this article, we are going to review another major brand name you may have come across in your search for a quality bike rack for your vehicle. Allen sports was founded in 1967 by Dick Allen, a Harvard-educated physicist. Like so many others, he started in his garage, however, unlike many others, he transformed his hobby and need for a bike carrying device for him and his family into a successful multi-million dollar business.

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