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Kinekt isolation seat post

Cirrus Cycles Kinekt Seat Post: Checkpoint

Guitar Ted introduced you to the new Kinekt isolation seat post from Cirrus Cycles back in late-February (click here to revisit that post). Now that we’ve been able to get some miles in on our respective posts, it’s a good time to share our thoughts on the Kinekt’s performance. Since Guitar Ted did an excellent […]

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Redshift Sports ShockStop Stem: Quick Review

[adrotate group=”1″] As gravel and adventure cycling grow in popularity, we’re seeing more and more products designed to filter out bumps and vibration before they reach the rider. The ShockStop suspension stem from Redshift Sports is one such new product. The ShockStop is a fresh take on the “suspend the rider, not the bike” concept […]

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2017 Dirty Kanza 200 number plate, Matt Gersib

In the Saddle: 2017 Dirty Kanza 200

In 2006, the town of Emporia, Kansas hosted its first Dirty Kanza 200. Initially a small, intimate gathering of gravel cyclists, the Dirty Kanza has since grown into one of North America’s largest and most prestigious gravel events. This year, the Dirty Kanza drew an international field of more than 2,000 competitors, split among 200-, […]

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Gravel tires

Gravel Tires: Where the Rubber Meets the Road

<Back to News Home | Gravel Tires: Where the Rubber Meets the Road- by MG Long-time readers know that we review a lot of tires here at Riding Gravel. As gravel bicycles have evolved, so too have the tires being developed for riding gravel roads. Never before have so many great tire options been available, which […]

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Terrene Elwood 700x40c

Terrene Tires Elwood: Checkpoint #1

<Back to News Home | Terrene Tires Elwood: Checkpoint #1 – by MG Guitar Ted recently introduced the new gravel-oriented Elwood from Terrene Tires, and while he tests the 47mm wide “Tough” version on his 650B wheelset, I’ve been testing the 700x40c “Light” version for the past few weeks. We’ve had some unseasonably mild weather in […]

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