Spring Clothing Roundup: Reggie, Assos, Castelli- by Grannygear Well, we are enjoying an actual spring in Southern California with a good amount of green grass remaining, flowers even, with bits of rain here and there. Cloudy and cool has been the norm punctuated with mild, sunny days. Glorious. Last year we were well into the […]
Editor’s Note: Winter is upon us but that doesn’t mean we have to stop cycling. Our Riding Gravel contributors, Grannygear and MG will be giving us the lowdown on some gear we have been sent that will allow you to stay warm and meet your Winter gravel riding needs. Next up in our Winter Wear […]
Here in the Midwest, having the right gear for winter cycling is the difference between truly enjoying rides and simply suffering through them. And while some cyclists simply hide indoors when the temps take a dive, I enjoy the fresh face snow and ice add to my familiar routes. As such, I’m always on the lookout for gear that makes my winter cycling adventures more enjoyable.
I would suggest this as a very good but not terribly exceptional outer shell…. I would have expected a much nicer pad in the bibs, and a structure that didn’t put a seam in an area where the body articulates during pedaling.
We have two garments from Gore Wear that we have been pressing into use over this Fall-Winter, including some riding in the high mountains south of LA.
Editor’s Note: Winter is upon us but that doesn’t mean we have to stop cycling. Our Riding Gravel contributors, Grannygear and MG will be giving us the lowdown on some gear we have been sent that will allow you to stay warm and meet your Winter gravel riding needs. First up in our Winter Wear […]
Showers Pass Hi-Line SS Shirt and Cross Country Shorts: Quick Review- by Guitar Ted The gear we use as cyclists often leaves others with no doubt about our chosen passion for two wheeled adventures. However; there are times when not looking the part may be advantageous, desirable, and even more comfortable. Grannygear looked at some […]
Danny Shane Cycling Clothing: Quick Review- by Grannygear “Danny who?” That was my response to a request for us to review some cycling clothing by a company called Danny Shane. I had not heard of them, but It turns out I have been missing some fine clothing with a mix of bold fashion, high function, […]
Chrome Union Shorts and Short Sleeve Merino Henley- by Grannygear Editor’s note: We don’t always ride, and sometimes when we do, it is purely for the joy of riding. That’s where “lifestyle” clothing comes in. Lifestyle clothing is a big deal in the culture of cycling. We take a look today at a couple of […]
Sportful Giara Collection: Gravel Based, Italian Styled- Quick Review by Grannygear We had a chance to get some rides in the latest line of clothing from the Italian maker, Sportful. I first saw that brand in shops while taking a cycling vacation in Tuscany and I recognized the quality and style typical of Italian cycling […]