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.
Chrome Cycling Gloves: Quick Review- by Grannygear I have said before that it seems a good glove might be the hardest thing to make in cycling clothing. Seemingly simple, but seldom done well, most gloves pinch or bind or squeeze or over do. Enter the simple glove. Chrome even has a simple name for them: […]
GORE Windstopper Kit: Quick Review- by Grannygear I am pedaling on what is pretty much flat ground; maybe the slightest of uphills. I have two cogs to go before I am in my lowest gear on the gravel bike, which is a 36/36. The wind is hard at my face; a cold biting wind that […]
GORE Active Wear For Winter/Spring: Quick Reviews- by Grannygear and Guitar Ted Winter is over, most of the country has transitioned into Spring, if not Summer, so why publish a Winter/Early Spring apparel review now? Good question. On occasion we receive things to review at odd times of the year. Instead of just popping up […]
Lizard Skins Gloves And Handle Bar Tape: Quick Review- by Grannygear Lizard skins: Who knew? I have read a few articles recently regarding Lizard Skins written by word nerds like me in the review game. Pretty much all of them have said one thing in common: They were surprised by how many products this company […]