Since the 1990’s, cruiser bikes have maintained their ascent in demand and as of 2011, cruiser bicycles are among the leading types of bicycles available to buy these days.  Not really built for speed, cruiser bikes, also known as comfort bikes or beach bikes, are for less serious bike riders who actually enjoy the “ride” and are not concerned with setting new speed records.  Just for pedaling around on bike paths, gentle trails, or for touring a quiet beach-side lane, comfort/cruiser bicycles are definitely the ticket.    Casual riding bikes are specially suitable for laid back riding and the Oceanside is not any exception, with a low-profile steel cruiser frame and a cruiser handlebar that combine to set you in an upright riding position.  Cruiser bikes are renowned for being seen on the beach , and have a design and style  all their very own.

Comfort

Comfort and cruiser bikes are just like people–there are all various sorts.  Cruiser bikes are often viewed as slower, stogier types of “hybrid”bikes, and are targetted at just about the identical market.  Comfort bicycles are usually made of a heavier alloy than most mountain bikes.  Cruiser bikes are perfect for pleasure biking on bikepaths and are generally suited to commuting, gentle off-road trailriding and trekking.  Comfort/Cruiser Bikes –For pedaling around on bike pathways, light trails, or for touring a quiet beach-side street, comfort/cruiser bicycles are definitely the ticket.

Beach

Beach cruiser bikes can be viewed as an “old school” or a “vintage” form of bicycle since their history goes back to the 1930’s.  Beach cruisers were quite popular in the 1930’s through 1950’s.  A cruiser bicycle, or beach bike, generally is a single geared bike with curvy handle bars which provides you the sense of “cruising” along.  Beach cruisers are better suited for flat surfaces and do not include the high tech gizmos of the many modern day bikes.  Beach cruisers are a basic bike using much wider handle bars, and bigger frame tubes, platform pedals as well as tires that are typically over 2″ wide.  Beach rider bikes are showy, durable, comfortable, safe, and unique.  Women’s cruiser bikes are available painted with a woman’s flare…beach cruiser is made for comfort, however the fit will nonetheless need to be tailored by the rider.

Custom cruiser bikes, are at this point, in style, with folks upgrading their cruiser bikes into showpieces which are extensions of their personalities.  Bikes are a great type of transportation, and beach cruiser bicycles are ideal for going on errands at the store, biking to the beach, to school, and merely for fun.  Many modern cruiser bikes are made from lightweight aluminum and weigh about 30 pounds.  And above any other type of bike, cruiser bicycles are definitely the people’s bike.

Source by Kent Boyer

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