Before we start on the accessories required for your bike while you’re commuting, the first thing you need is a bike.

Click here to check out the list of adult bikes that can be used for commuting.

Among the list, we have the most affordable leisure MTBs.

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Carrying the right set of accessories help make your commute a lot easier. It might surprise you how equipment and gadgets that we usually consider negligible can be of very useful at times.


1. Must have Accessories for all kinds of Commute

Accessories that protect the cyclist are of prime importance, such as;

– Helmets

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– Gloves

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– Lights and reflective

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– Puncture Protection Kit

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2. Top Accessories to Commute to Work.

– The hydration bag helps you keep hydrated when you bike to work and also has a place for a small laptop/tablet, puncture repair and phone.

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– You may also use the Saddlebag to carry your refreshments/puncture kits.

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Phone holder to help you use the phone when you refresh and to check out how many calories you’ve burnt.

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3. Top Accessories for Shopping.

Baskets and bags with carriers to carry the products purchased.

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Locks to secure your bike while you do your shopping.

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4. Top accessories to Commute to School.

Kids helmet would be very important as they ride to school.

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– The carriers and bungee straps would help them secure their backpacks.

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Bells and striking kids bikes could work like conversation starters.

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5. Accessories for a Countryside Ride.

– Weekend rides are usually longer commutes where clothing and padded shorts are key for comfort.

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– You will also need puncture protection and tools to be independent on the road and deal with any technical problem that might come your way.

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Eyewear helps you when you on your way back, protecting you from the blazing sun.

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5) Accessories for Night Commuters and Long Distance Cyclists.

– To see and be seen at night is very crucial for a cyclist. Reflectives and a good tail lamp help motorists spot you.

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– A good head light is also important to avoid potholes that can throw you off balance.

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Click here to view our entire range of Bicycle Accessories 

This article is written by Deepak Babu

E-Sports Manager for Cycling (Btwin)

 

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