PRO Bike Gear introduced a number of new components and accessories for gravel and all-road bikes today at the Eurobike trade show in Germany. Highlights include a new 27.2mm dropper post, new carbon handlebars and seatposts, and an off-road version of the popular Stealth saddle.
Editor’s Note: We at Riding Gravel are pleased to present another post from our contributor, John Ingham Good Vibrations- by John Ingham When a former colleague asked me what I had been doing in retirement, I confessed to cycling and racing on gravel roads. He replied, “Sounds terrible!” He imagined, I suppose, bone-rattling vibration and […]
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 popularized by […]
<Back to News Home | Redshift Sports ShockStop Stem: At The Finish- by Guitar Ted Shock absorbing components and frames are a big deal now. That said, there isn’t much that you can buy and slap on to your existing bicycle like this component. The Redshift ShockStop Stem is a unique bit then. Something that […]
<Back to News Home | Redshift Sports ShockStop Stem: Checkpoint- by Guitar Ted The term “suspension stem” might send shivers down your spine, or it may make your eyes roll. That would be completely understandable given the previous history of the stems with monkey motion. It seems that this component is once again the focus […]
<Back to News Home | Redshift Sports ShockStop Stem: Getting Rolling- by Guitar Ted In the world of unpaved road riding, there is a focus of late upon how vibrations are dealt with that could have a negative effect upon the rider and on handling. Puffy tires, special frame designs, shock absorbing seat posts, and […]