Velosurance Blog

We are riders and insurance experts who give advice and share insights to educate fellow riders and keep them safe while on road or trail. We want you to become a better rider by helping you understand and manage risk associated with your lifestyle.

dave By David Williams Jun 17th, 2019
Things to know before insuring your bicycle

If you’re an experienced cyclist, then you’ve probably owned multiple bikes, each progressively better and more expensive than the last. Whether you’...

Rates and coverage | 7 MIN READ By Katrina Voitenko Apr 13th, 2019
What women must know about cycling

Riding a bike can be a great way to burn some calories, improve your cardiovascular health, and to have fun while doing so. Once you realize the...

Women in cycling | 5 MIN READ By Katrina Voitenko Mar 3rd, 2019
The road to women’s suffrage was ridden on a bicycle

The sport of cycling has been associated with men for a very long time. However, this wasn’t always the case. In fact, there was a time when bicycles...

Women in cycling | 5 MIN READ
dave By David Williams May 24th, 2018
Getting into endurance mountain biking

Anyone who considers themselves a mountain biker already knows the joys of venturing into the vast wilderness with nothing but their trusty two-...

Mountain biking | 9 MIN READ
dave By David Williams May 7th, 2018
Bike touring—what is it and how do I get started

What is bike touring? Simply put, bike touring is traveling by bicycle. Even if you’re a novice cyclist, you surely have already discovered the...

Bike touring | 8 MIN READ
denis By Denis Voitenko Mar 9th, 2018
Cycling injury prevention tips

Health benefits, environmentally-friendly transportation, and exhilarating fun are just a few of the many reasons why cycling is so popular. What...

Bicycle safety | 5 MIN READ
denis By Denis Voitenko Feb 22nd, 2018
Riding with your significant other

Whether your passion is shredding a singletrack, an intense road hammerfest, or just a leisurely pedal, there’s one thing all cyclists tend to agree...

Health and fitness | 5 MIN READ
dave By David Williams Dec 9th, 2017
Tips on buying an electric bicycle

Even though the first US patents documenting electric bicycles were granted in the 1890’s, it wasn’t until the early 2000’s that they really started...

Electric bicycles | 5 MIN READ
dave By David Williams Nov 18th, 2017
A cable lock will not save your bicycle from theft

Securing your bike when leaving it unattended is a must-do if you expect it to be there when you return. If you commute by bike, it’s likely that you...

Bicycle theft | 5 MIN READ
denis By Denis Voitenko Oct 31st, 2017
How to get started with bikepacking

Whether you’re trying to escape the everyday stresses of life, setting out for an adrenaline packed adventure, want to become one with nature, or...

Bike touring | 6 MIN READ
dave By David Williams Oct 25th, 2017
Getting into cycling as an adult

If you didn't grow up riding a bike through your neighborhood streets, you might find cycling a bit daunting at first. However, it's just as easy for...

dave By David Williams Oct 14th, 2017
A guide to riding in wet weather

Cloudy skies with a forecast of rain might make you change your mind about heading out on your bike. You are not alone: cyclists from Miami to...

Bicycle safety | 6 MIN READ