Should I ride a Single Front Chainring? A Double? A Triple?

There are always sides to a discussion involving tradition and emotion.  So many arguments about the use of a single front chainring versus a double or triple.  In this case, tradition has generally stood with a single front chainring for single speed bikes (think kids bikes), city type bikes, and the “grandma” bikes with multi-speed hubs.  Of course that’s an exaggeration, but as they become more common on high-end bikes More