RIDING GRAVEL NEWS & REVIEWS
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.
Bikepacker Radio is a new show on Mountain Bike Radio that was just released yesterday. If you’re in to adventure and riding off the beaten path, this show is for you. Episode 1 Description: “Welcome to Bikepacker Radio! In this first episode, Neil, gives listeners a rundown of what you’ll find and what you can […]
The Westside Dirty Benjaminn posted the full roster. Well over 200 riders will enjoy the ride on June 14th. Race Description: From the site: “The Westside Dirty Benjamin is a Twin Cities area 107 mile Gravel Road Race utilizing the rolling gravel roads of Carver & Winsted County. The race will test your cycling skills […]
The gravel racing has now officially burst on the spring scene. If you’re not checking the Riding Gravel Forum or the Gravel Grinder News Calendar, you’re certain to miss out! This past weekend was Tom Dula’s Revenge in North Carolina put on by Pirate Race Productions. Race Description: “Pirate Race Productions’ best course: 50 miles […]
From Cyclova.com: The Third Annual Mammoth Gravel Classic is set for Saturday, April 19th in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin. They have 35, 70, and 100-mile route options. They released the full details today, including course information, pictures, and everything you need to know. Get the details about the Mammoth Gravel Classic […]
From Bikerumor.com: Soma Fab has recently released the Cazadero in a 650b x 42 and 700 x 42. Tires are anticipated to be available starting in July in skinwalls. Read more details on Bikerumor Have something to say about these tires or others? Share it on the Riding Gravel Forum.
Shimano released information about a new carbon wheel that is due out later this year. Click to read more about it on Gravel Grinder News
The Rouge Roubaix is a little more of a road race than a pure gravel style race. A lot of racers seem to be running typical road setups with tires that are a little wider than normal. It’s a 105 mile race with about 20 miles of gravel and then countless miles of less-than-desirable […]
According to the very official news source, Facebook, it looks as if the very popular Land Run 100 will be switching to a free event for the 2015 version. I’m sure that we’ll hear more about that after the 2nd annual version this Saturday. Stay tuned to here for results and updates about next year. […]
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 […]