RIDING GRAVEL NEWS & REVIEWS

Gritty Take: Don’t Mind That Man Behind The Curtain!

Gritty Take: Don't Mind That Man Behind The Curtain!- by Guitar Ted Years ago, as a child, we used to get
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Gritty Take: Don’t Mind That Man Behind The Curtain!

Floyd’s, Silca Ypsilon, Milkit: Three Quick Reviews

Floyd's, Silca Ypsilon, Milkit: Three Quick Reviews - by Grannygear Editor's Note; From time to time we have done the "Quick
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Floyd’s, Silca Ypsilon, Milkit: Three Quick Reviews

Easton EA70 AX Disc Wheels: Getting Rolling

Easton EA70 AX Disc Wheels: Getting Rolling- by Guitar Ted The wheels for a bicycle are something that is one of
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Easton EA70 AX Disc Wheels: Getting Rolling

Cantu Rova Wheelset: At the Finish

Without a doubt, there is a lot to like about the Cantu Rova wheelset. The weight is competitive, at 1567 grams for our set. While it's true there are lighter options available, most aren't using 35mm section, 30mm wide external/24mm internal width rims.
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Cantu Rova Wheelset: At the Finish

Castelli: At The Finish-Winter Wear Review

Editor’s Note: Winter is upon us but that doesn’t mean we have to stop cycling. Our Riding Gravel contributors,
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Castelli: At The Finish-Winter Wear Review

Gravel Grinder News: Enve Debuts New Hub Range

Enve Composites announced today that a new range of Enve branded road hubs will now be available in their complete wheel sets and as sets sold separately. This range of road hubs will cover both rim brake and disc brake standards.
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Gravel Grinder News: Enve Debuts New Hub Range

Breezer Inversion Team: At The Finish

Breezer Inversion Team: At The Finish- by Grannygear The last ride on the Breezer Inversion Team before it’s return trip to
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Breezer Inversion Team: At The Finish

Donnelly EMP 700 X 38 Tires: Checkpoint

Donnelly EMP 700 X 38 Tires: Checkpoint- by Guitar Ted The Donnelly EMP is the newest gravel specific tire from the
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Donnelly EMP 700 X 38 Tires: Checkpoint

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

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

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

 


 

Frost Bite Gravel Grinder

<Back to News Home | The Ride We recently received a note from the Colorado Springs Cycling Team about the first ever Frost Bite Gravel Grinder. 80 riders departed Pikes Peak Brewing in Monument, Colorado at 12pm on Saturday, December 20 under fair skies and relatively good temperatures and conditions for late December for 40 […]

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Almanzo Events To Take Place Under New Management

<Back to News Home | The Almanzo 100, Royal 162, and Alexander routes have been  very popular free to enter gravel road racing events which have been under the direction of event producer Chris Skogen since 2007. Earlier this year, Riding Gravel learned that the Almanzo events would not be taking place in 2015. Subsequently, […]

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Raleigh Tamland Two Reviewed

Editor’s Note: In the merge with Gravel Grinder News we knew there was a wealth of reviewed tires, bicycles, and components that might be a good resource on the new site here. With that in mind here is a condensed version of a review that originally appeared on Gravel Grinder News. Any updates on these […]

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Monday Motivation: In Memory Of Joel Dyke

We learned of the tragic death of a friend of gravel riding, Joel Dyke, yesterday. Joel was a co-founder of the Dirty Kanza 200, a husband, and a father. He touched the lives of many of us in the gravel cycling community in the Mid-West and beyond. Joel will be deeply missed. Today’s “Monday Motivation” […]

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[Editorial] Gravel is Not a Fad – Repost

<Back to News Home | This is a repost of a piece I wrote back in March 2014. It discusses the debate of whether the current popularity of the gravel riding scene is a fad. We did discuss a lot of what is written below in the first episode of the Riding Gravel Radio Ranch, […]

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Happy Holidays

<Back to News Home | We are wishing you all a Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, and the happiest of holidays! It’s been a wild year here at Riding Gravel headquarters and we really appreciate the support that we have received in the recently announced merger with Gravel Grinder News! We’ve received many kind words and […]

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by Riding Gravel 2014