RIDING GRAVEL NEWS & REVIEWS
This year’s Trans Iowa will be highlighted in a story in Silent Sports Magazine. Chris Schotz will be reporting. If you have any questions, comments, pictures, or information you’d like to share about Trans Iowa, check out the Riding Gravel Forum thread. Do you have news about an event, a race, products, or anything else […]
In case you missed it, the Land Run 100 results have been posted here If you raced the Land Run 100, have pictures, thoughts, comments, or just want to share your experience, check out the Riding Gravel Forum thread. Do you have news about an event, a race, products, or anything else gravel-specific? Contact […]
The Burleigh County Cup near Bismarck, North Dakota has opened up registration as of yesterday. Description for the ride site: “This will be a self supported event (there will not be a drop bag option this year, though you will be passing through the starting area at mile 60, so you can refuel then if needed) on […]
For those of you riding the AntiEpic 50 or AntiEpic 160, the roads are looking good. We (me, Joe, and Nord) checked out a lot of the AntiEpic 50 course today. The 20-degree temperature made for a little chilly start (in spring mode, so everything below about 35 seems cold these days – more mental […]
We’ve received the following update from the guys at Skull -N- Bones Gravel Challenge in Northern Wisconsin. Northern Wisconsin is beautiful in the fall, so you may want to check it out. “Come one, come all to the first annual Skull -N- Bones Gravel Challenge. Held on the 20th of September 2014, this will be […]
Just a reminder that registration is open for Rebecca’s Private Idaho. Currently there are 14 states represented. Race day is August 31st. Description: “Rebecca’s Private Idaho is your ticket to the wild, rugged Idaho that few people know. Ride 100 miles with mountain bike endurance champion Rebecca Rusch on grueling gravel roads, through canyons, over […]
From Bikerumor: Companies continue to focus on providing options specifically for gravel riding. Challenge recently had one at the Taipai Cycle Show. Read more about the Challenge Gravel Grinder tires on Bikerumor If you have any thoughts about the Challenge Gravel Grinder tire, share them on the Riding Gravel Forum tire thread.
The AntiEpic 50 and 160 are April 5th in Monument, Colorado. The final course information has been posted for the 50. The start/finish area has been moved to Pikes Peak Brewing Co. The 160 course details will be updated soon as well, also moving to Pike Peak Brewing. Check out the AntiEpic 50 course details. […]
From Gravel Grinder News: Guitar Ted released his final review of the Surly Knard 700 x 41mm. His reviews indicates that it’s a good all around tire that provides riders with a good value. He does note that tire clearance may be an issue for some. Read more about the review on GGN You […]
Volagi posted the following to their Facebook Page yesterday: “The Viaje Ti is now available to custom build in the bike builder section of Volagi.com. Expected release of first 50 limited edition frame modules is May, 2014. Configure your frame module and reserve your pre-order today!” Go to the Volagi website for more information.