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Breezer RADAR Expert: At The Finish

The Breezer RADAR Expert has been used in all sorts of ways here within the last month since my last update on this review. (Missed that? Go HERE) The time has come for this bike to head back to Breezer though, so this will be my final verdict on this versatile, steel drop bar adventure […]

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Breezer Bikes Inversion: Getting Rolling

Breezer Bikes Inversion: Getting Rolling- by Grannygear If you were going to design a bike that could cover a mixed selection of surfaces including pavement that ranged from good to total junk, mild dirt, steep grades, and workhorse conditions, you would be putting pen to paper and drawing out what many would call an All […]

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Breezer RADAR Expert: Checkpoint

Breezer RADAR Expert: Checkpoint- by Guitar Ted The Breezer RADAR Expert has been ridden in several different sorts of situations ranging from pavement all the way to single track and everything in between. This steel adventure bike was recently introduced to you in our “Getting Rolling” post. Click that link to get all caught up. […]

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Lauf True Grit: At the Finish

Lauf True Grit: At The Finish – by MG As the cycling industry increasingly looks at gravel cycling as the ‘Next Big Thing’ in the marketplace, the resulting influx of money and resources has produced some incredible new bikes and gear. Case in point is the Lauf True Grit we’ve been testing since May. The […]

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A Look At The Slimmer Side Of Gravel: Road Style

Editor’s Note: We have noticed that there is a trend toward making “all things gravel” wider, bigger, and more burly. Take for instance the suspension forks, dropper posts, and of course, wider tires and rims bordering on mountain bike sized rubber. While seeing what is considered “gravel” change is exciting, we were left wondering why […]

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Lauf True Grit: Checkpoint

Back in June, I introduced you to the Lauf True Grit gravel bike I’ve been testing (read the Getting Rolling post here). Since then, I’ve logged nearly 1,000 miles on the bike on all sorts of Midwestern gravel, and the experience has given me good perspective on the True Grit’s capabilities. Here’s what I’ve learned. […]

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Gravel Grinder News: Cannondale Topstone Debuts

Gravel Grinder News: Cannondale Topstone Debuts- by Guitar Ted Editor’s Note- This post was updated Friday, August 24th with information and images provided by Cannondale.  Cannondale is a well known brand in terms of performance bicycles going back to the 1990’s, most notably with mountain bikes. Recently they have made a splash in the Pro […]

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