This past weekend saw the 10th running of the Gravel Worlds gravel races out of Lincoln, Nebraska. At the registration site, there was a bit of an expo featuring some of the sponsor’s wares and a few reps were about sharing some knowledge with the racers in attendance. Following are a few tidbits I managed to glean as I toured the expo tents.
Gravel Grinder News: Sea Otter ’19- Lunch With Alchemy Bikes – by Grannygear Or: A lunch with Alchemy bikes and the custom bike quandary. The day before Sea Otter ’19 began I was invited to a lunch highlighting some new steeds from Alchemy Bicycles, a custom frame builder based out of Colorado. While custom bikes […]
I end the photos with the Niner MCR 9 RDO, a bike that has to be the most controversial, polarizing, gravel bike in the world. (Maybe the most photographed gravel bike as well. Editor) Making it an e-bike would likely burn down the internet.
Gravel Grinder News: The All Things Gravel Expo- by Guitar Ted This past weekend in Emporia, Kansas, the Dirty Kanza Promotions Team hosted the first “All Things Gravel” expo in downtown, Emporia. While there had been something of an expo going on for several years on the street adjacent to the DK Promotions headquarters, this […]
Gravel Grinder News: Sea Otter ’18- by Grannygear The annual Sea Otter bicycle festival occurred over the weekend and our own Ben and Grannygear were in attendance. Ben will have a couple podcast interviews which should get posted on the Riding Gravel Radio Ranch here. Meanwhile Grannygear was roaming the scene with his camera in […]
Gravel Grinder News: Expos, Camps, And Gravel Worlds – by Guitar Ted Today we have a few items which we wanted to pass along. The gravel riding sector has matured in that now there are (and have been) expos that feature gravel riding specific gear and more. There are also “gravel boot camps”, training junkets, […]
<Back to News Home Fresh Gravel: Sea Otter, the West Coast bicycle festival/race/exposition, is happening right now and we were forwarded some images by Raleigh USA‘s Brian Fornes straight from the venue. Brian has been busy as always and we appreciate his time and efforts! The news is of a carbon frame, carbon fork, gravel […]
<Back to News Home | Bloomington, Minnesota: It wasn’t long ago that there weren’t any bicycles aimed at riding gravel roads or for racing on gravel roads, for that matter, but Salsa Cycles changed all that several years ago now with the Warbird. It was offered first in aluminum and a top of the range titanium […]
<Back to News Home | Something New: The bicycle industry has a way to entice us with new baubles every year. You think it cannot get any better, and then…….something comes along and it does. Obviously that is different for everyone, but for a lot of folks, the light, fluid forms of carbon fiber get knees […]
<Back to News Home | Minneapolis, Minnesota: Frostbike is Quality Bicycle Products dealer only appreciation open house event, but over the years, it has taken on an “industry trade show” flavor. The event doesn’t really kick off until Friday, but QBP brand Foundry Cycles has decided to preempt the festivities with a little bit of a […]