You certainly know all that well-meant advice. Take a rain jacket with you on every bike ride. You should always carry one or two spare inner tubes. You need a mini pump on your journeys! Just where will you store all this stuff? The answer is simple - put it on the rack. The rear rack of your bike is always happy to help you carry your load. Below, we will answer all your questions about rear bike racks and front racks, which ones you can mount on your bike and which manufacturers you should trust with your luggage.