Hello there gravel riding folks and anyone else out there that loves a bit of off-pavement adventure. The time of year when gift giving is on our minds is right around the corner. We have a list here of items which might make you happy to unwrap, or you know……..to give to someone else who rides gravel like you. To those ends, here our some good ideas for gifts that might make the gravel traveler happy.
Floyd’s, Silca Ypsilon, Milkit: Three Quick Reviews – by Grannygear Editor’s Note; From time to time we have done the “Quick Review” , detailing a product and giving our take on its use in one fell swoop, instead of our usual three month/three post format. In this post, we have three items which don’t really […]
On my rides, I often ponder the value of technology in cycling. Innovation is an oft-used word in marketing copy, but I’ve always believed that innovation is useless if it doesn’t somehow enhance the experience. Earlier this year, Guitar Ted reviewed the $120 Silca Tattico Bluetooth mini-pump. You can read his review here, so I won’t rehash […]
Silca Tattico Bluetooth Mini-Pump: Quick Review- by Guitar Ted When one rides in rural areas, it is wise to have the tools and accessories at hand to bail yourself out of a potential jam. This is important not only for the continuance of a ride, but just having the right tools can bring a rider […]
<Back to News Home | Mineral Design Bar Stow and Mini Bar: Quick Review- by Guitar Ted There are a lot of clever designs out there for tool kits. As a bike shop mechanic, it is pretty easy for me to find fault with many of these choices though. While good intentions are always at […]
<Back to News Home | There are certainly a lot of gravel road based events out there now, but perhaps you are wondering how you might be able to put one on in your area. It seems like it is a daunting task, but in reality, it can be super simple for anyone that has […]
The fine folks at Fix It Sticks are at it again. They’ve launched a new Kickstarter campaign to raise money for their newest products – the Replaceable Edition and the T-Way Wrench . As of today, Monday, March 10, the campaign has raised almost $16,000 with 29 days still to go. They had a goal […]