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Olivia Round

Olivia Round is a writer and cyclist who is currently writing a memoir about her cross-country bike tour. For more information, and to read her interviews with other female bicyclists, visit her website at oliviaround.org.

Shopping for a bike can be overwhelming. It’s like finding the perfect pair of jeans — you just keep trying ’em on until one feels right. 
Jul 24, 2019
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Urinary tract infections can turn a bike tour in the wrong direction. My best advice: prevention, prevention, prevention!
Jul 5, 2019
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Our numbers are growing ... but we're still outnumbered. 
Jun 13, 2019
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It might seem natural by now, but riding a bike puts your body in a not-so-natural position. Absorb some of these tips, and avoid unnecessary pain while on tour.
May 31, 2019
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Taking an occasional break during your tour is important to make the most of your adventure. 
May 31, 2019
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Keep the memories, and keep in touch. Recording your bike tour isn’t just for you, it’s also for the people close to you and for future you. 
May 29, 2019
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Your camp is where you sleep, eat, relax, prepare, and more. A lot hinges on this special spot, so take in these tips and make camping a breeze.
May 29, 2019
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Long days in the saddle can present a challenge to your attitude  and emotional well-being. Luckily, there are some tried and true strategies that might help you cope and keep that sunny side up.
May 28, 2019
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Bears are not a force to be reckoned with when bike camping. Follow along, and learn just what to do to keep bears at bay when camping in their territory.
May 23, 2019
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Finding well-balanced, nutritional meals while bike touring can be challenging if your only options are gas stations and roadside diners but this list has you covered. 
May 16, 2019
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