Category Topics


Discussion about this forum and BikeRoar in general, introductions from new members, rules and guidelines, how it works, and how we can improve it.

Bikes & Gear

Pop in here to discuss all things bikes and gear. Check out the subcategories for more relevant discussions.

Riding, Racing & Training

This is where you'll find everything to do with actually riding your bike! Whether it's a casual weekend ride, training hard to up your skills, or getting into gear for a race, this is the section for you.


New to riding? Sure, it can be tough to get started. This section is devoted to beginners so you can gain the skills and confidence you need to take it to the next level.

Industry News

The low-down on all the industry news from the cycling industry. From new bikes, brands and gear, through to job opportunities and the ongoing evolution of the industry overall.

Pro Cycling News

Scores, standings, regulations and controversies... Discuss all things pro-cycling here!

Tours & Travel

Planning to pack your backs and head out on your next adventure? It's always better by bike! Discuss and plan for your next cycling tour or trip here.

Health & Fitness

Do you ride to get fit, or get fit to ride (or both)? Discuss all things related to health & fitness in cycling here.

Lost or Stolen Bikes / Gear

There's nothing worse than having your pride and joy stolen. Report it here and hopefully another member can help track it down.

IBD & Retailers Lounge

Own or work at a bike shop? This is the category for you! Discuss the daily ups and downs of the bike shop biz, get advice from other stores, and share some funny stories.


As you might expect, this is where you'll find pretty much anything that doesn't fit in the other categories!