I've been addicted to the feeling of calm that sets in hours into a long ride or alpine climb since I was a Boy Scout scrambling up fourteeners. It's nice to finally have a word for the feeling. ATARAXIA is a short film that was born after a discussion with a good friend, Rudi. Rudi... Continue Reading →
HED Cycling was one of the first brands to kick off the wider is better evolution of rim design. I'm a huge fan of my HED Ardennes LT wheelset that I'm currently gravel grinding on. The newest product from HED Cycling is their Eroica gravel wheels. Weighing only 1340 grams for the pair, these wheels feature HED’s... Continue Reading →
Without an agenda, time becomes irrelevant. When it comes to bikepacking, this is the perfect mindset to have. Void of all expectations and obligations, Jackie Paaso and Stan Jorgensen set off on a three-day, 90-mile mission on the Arizona Trail, embracing the moment and abiding only by the rhythm of mother nature.
The 2020 gravel season is going to be action packed. For those looking to trade skinny tires for knobbies and tarmac for dirt and gravel, former World Tour super-domestique Ted King has some tips. King has learned a few tips and tricks that can help any gravel rider, whether you're looking for a podium spot... Continue Reading →
When it comes to bikepacking, lighter is better and cutting redundancies is a great way to cut weight. Hydrolight’s new 2L reservoir doubles as a way to illuminate your campsite, without having to carry the extra weight of a lantern. The design allows you to plug your headlamp into the bladder to create lamp-like illumination.... Continue Reading →
Hey kids, we can ride 26" mountain bikes together! Taking inspiration from Nukeproof’s Scout hardtail model, the brand announced its Cub Scout range today, with bikes designed for kids who shred with three wheel sizes (20", 24" & 26"). Read on for the details below: In-line with most new products to come from Nukeproof; the... Continue Reading →
We've had WorldTour road riding in the Middle East, but no XC racing. That changed on February 7, 2020, with the first edition of the HERO Dubai marathon XC race took place in Hatta-Dubai, the first stage of the HERO World Series.
When Alexi Grewal won gold in the 1984 Olympics, it wasn't because he was wearing spandex. Just get out there and ride your bike!
Gravel bikes can be art too! To prove it, Artist Dustin Klein teamed up with Wilier Triestina to design a one-off JENA frame as part of the Wilier UNICO artist series. American artist Dustin Klein matured artistically in San Francisco, Seattle and Portland. Dustin is a multi-faceted artist who blends a strong passion for cycling with a... Continue Reading →
“We Are Mountain Bikers” is a short film by Robin Munshaw, shot on location in the amazing communities and on the hand built trails the 2019 racers experienced. BC Bike Race saw 600 participants from 38 countries attend the 13th running of the event and the latest incarnation of the ‘Ultimate Singletrack Experience’. This film... Continue Reading →
The weather was not a fan of cycling this over the weekend. Here in Colorado, Old Man Winter was snowed out. In Australia, winds and rain canceled most of the UCI BMX Supercross World Cup. In Belgium, Storm Ciara canceled the Superprestige Merksplas. The Netherlands, however, embraced the chaos. The Dutch “Headwind Cycling Championships” or... Continue Reading →