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More and more people are commuting by bike. Here are three useful items if spinning to and from the office is part of your daily routine.

If you like the idea of riding through parks or along the canal or riverbank on your commute, but don’t fancy a drop-bar racer, you could opt for something like a Trek 8.3 DS (€689). It’s a cross between a commuting hybrid and a mountain bike. Some models have front suspension and disc brakes, and will handle forest trails, basic tracks, and canal paths. This is a robust and reliable commuting bike.

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