Sturmey Archer Hub
Sturmey Archer Hub

Tips for riding an internally geared hub on an eBike

Tips for riding internal hub gearing systems on an electric bike

  • DO stop pedaling and/or let go of the throttle before shifting
  • DO make sure to fully shift to the next gear when shifting (gear indicator number will be centered)
  • DO apply torque to pedals or throttle gradually after shifting
  • DO shift the bike while not moving if you need to
  • DO shift multiple gears at a time if needed