RIDING GRAVEL NEWS & REVIEWS

Sportful Winter Gear: Winter Wear Review

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.
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Sportful Winter Gear: Winter Wear Review

GORE Winter Clothing: Winter Wear Review Take 2

I would suggest this as a very good but not terribly exceptional outer shell.... I would have expected a much nicer pad in the bibs, and a structure that didn't put a seam in an area where the body articulates during pedaling.
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GORE Winter Clothing: Winter Wear Review Take 2

WTB Venture 650B X 47mm Tires: Getting Rolling

WTB Venture 650B X 47mm Tires: Getting Rolling- by Guitar Ted The 650B tire range from WTB's Road Plus line
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WTB Venture 650B X 47mm Tires: Getting Rolling

Enve G23 Wheels: At The Finish

Enve G23 Wheels: At The Finish- by Guitar Ted Wheels make the bicycle go and great wheels make that experience a
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Enve G23 Wheels: At The Finish

Fyxation Sparta QR: Getting Rolling

Fyxation Sparta QR: Getting Rolling- by Guitar Ted A couple of weeks ago we reported about a new release from Fyxation.
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Fyxation Sparta QR: Getting Rolling

Northwave Extreme XCM 2 GTX Shoes: At The Finish

The Northwave extreme GTX 2 XCM shoes were some of the best of its class that I have tried, perhaps the best. The good far outweighed the concerning points and I can see no problems using these through several seasons of "transitional" or even mild winter use.
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Northwave Extreme XCM 2 GTX Shoes: At The Finish

Bike Iowa Pogie Lites: Quick Review

Bike Iowa Pogie Lites: Quick Review- by Guitar Ted Cold weather cycling has produced some amazing accessories and components over the
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Bike Iowa Pogie Lites: Quick Review

Breezer Inversion Team: Checkpoint

Breezer Inversion Team: Checkpoint- by Grannygear Now that I had the Breezer Inversion Team out of the box and had gotten
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Breezer Inversion Team: Checkpoint

Donnelly MSO 650B X 50mm: At The Finish

"I really like this Donnelly MSO Xplor and it will stay in my garage as a keeper for those days where the ride calls for ‘more’. " - Grannygear
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Donnelly MSO 650B X 50mm: At The Finish

Silca Sicuro Ti Bottle Cages: Quick Review

They cost $70.00. Each. Yes. That is a buck and a half for two water bottle cages. I know, I know. But the sexy-factor calls to me in a siren song of silky Ti goodness. On my Lynskey frame it is just flat out wicked cool looking, if that can even be applied to a bottle cage bolted to a bike.
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Silca Sicuro Ti Bottle Cages: Quick Review

Silca Pista Plus Floor Pump: Quick Review

A Quick Review of the Silca Pista Plus by Guitar Ted who says, "...I have no qualms in saying the Pista Plus is a lifetime investment..."
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Silca Pista Plus Floor Pump: Quick Review

WTB Sendero 650B X 47mm Tires: At The Finish

WTB Sendero 650B X 47mm Tires: At The Finish- by Guitar Ted The WTB Sendero tires, the latest in WTB's line
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WTB Sendero 650B X 47mm Tires: At The Finish

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
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Breezer RADAR Expert: At The Finish

 


 

Sportful winter cycling gear

Sportful Winter Gear: Winter Wear Review

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.

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Enve G23 Wheels: At The Finish

Enve G23 Wheels: At The Finish- by Guitar Ted Wheels make the bicycle go and great wheels make that experience a lot better for any rider. There is no question that the Enve G23 wheels are helping make cycling a greater experience, or that they are enhancing performance. They do that in spades. You can […]

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Bike Iowa Pogie Lites: Quick Review

Bike Iowa Pogie Lites: Quick Review- by Guitar Ted Cold weather cycling has produced some amazing accessories and components over the last 20 years. One of these accessories is an item not originally intended for cycling. Pogies were originally developed for paddling sports, but they are generally associated with cycling now days. If you care […]

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by Riding Gravel 2014