Have you ever overheard a group of cyclists chatting away, only to realise that you can’t understand a single thing they’re saying?
Every sport has it’s own lingo and when it comes to cycling, many words are not what they may first seem to the outside world….
Here’s a handy guide to cycling slang, so you’re fully prepared for the next time you meet up with your cycle mad mates.
What it means to the general public: Old school device, used for storing and playing your crazy tunes and making soppy mixtapes for bae
What it means to a cyclist: The cluster of sprockets on your bike, found on the rear hub