Benefits of E-bikes

Riding an e-bike is a lot like riding a regular bike with the added boost of an electric motor. And having this motor with pedal assist has some advantages. Let’s take a look at a few.

Bicycle fitting guidelines

Markel breaks down what to look for when getting fitted for your bicycle to help ensure you are experiencing the most comfortable ride.

Helping avoid common hazards when bicycling

Cycling is a fun, recreational sport, but it can also be dangerous if the proper precautions aren’t taken while on the road.

Best clothing for cycling

Choosing the right clothing for your bike ride can make all the difference--get tips on how to dress for cycling in any weather!

The differences between E-bikes and standard bikes

Thinking about investing in an electric bike? There are key differences between e-bikes and standard bikes you’ll want to understand before making the purchase.

Top road bike trails in the US

Discover the top 5 best road bike trails in the U.S. to add to your bucket list today!

Five common bicycle insurance myths

Markel Specialty shares their top five myths and misconceptions about bicycle insurance to help educate cyclists on how to keep their bikes protected!

Best locks to secure your bike

Markel bicycle insurance gives you tips on choosing the best bike locks to make sure your bicycle is always secure.

Essential bicycle tools

Make sure you have all the essentials in your bicycle tool kit - take a look at our list of bike tools and other necessities for a smooth ride!

Bicycle safety checklist

Get tips on bicycle safety including road rules, potential hazards, and bike safety equipment. Then, get out there and have fun!