The Donnelly EMP looks aggressive and tough enough with this beefed up tread design. At a claimed 38mm, it falls into a good range of size which many tires don’t cover.
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<Back to News Home | Gravel Grinder News: New Ultegra 8000 Highlights- by Guitar Ted Editor’s Note: These news posts used be titled “Fresh Gravel”, but in a nod to our past, and to use a more appropriate title, we are bringing back “Gravel Grinder News” as a way to share pertinent press releases and […]
I have a bit of a nostalgic relationship with the Dirty Kanza 200. After watching a handful of friends participate in the first DK200 in 2006, I tried my hand in the second edition of the event in 2007. It was my first 200+ mile gravel race. And in the ten years since my first […]
<Back to News Home | Fyxation Crusher Checkpoint Review Dave Schlabowske, the Deputy Director of the Wisconsin Bike Fed, is back for his midterm review of the Fyxation Crusher. If you’ll remember, Dave kicked things off with this initial review post in May. Read on for some of his thoughts after spending some time on […]
<Back to News Home | Fyxation Crusher Prototype Adventure Bike We are happy to have contributors bringing good content to Riding Gravel and this one from Dave Schlabowske, the Deputy Director of the Wisconsin Bike Fed, is much appreciated. Read on to get his thoughts on the prototype Fyxation Crusher Adventure Bike. By: Dave […]
<Back to News Home | Fresh Gravel: Pedal iSSi is a new brand of clipless pedals introduced to the market in 2014 by the cycling distribution company, Quality Bicycle Products in Bloomington, Minnesota. Featuring a familiar look, the pedals originally were produced with their own specific cleat. However; new for 2015, the iSSi Triple and Trail […]
<Back to News Home | In the world of longer distance gravel road riding, there is a small niche of the marketplace that caters to the needs of riders that seek more comfortable drop bar options. This need also overlaps with those of “Monstercross” riders, who ride off road with drop bars. Granted, it isn’t […]
<Back to News & Reviews Home | TRP Spyre Quick Review: by Guitar Ted Many folks have asked me over the time I have had my Tamland Two about the brakes on it. The TRP Spyre calipers are a unique brake and are a direct competitor with the aging Avid BB-7 mechanical brake. Okay, let’s […]
This “Gravel News” page of ours is fairly new, so we will get caught up and into the now with the crazy amount of gravel news going around these days. Here is one that didn’t seem to get much coverage. The titanium Vassago TKO. The TKO is titanium, has clearance for 45’s, and comes in […]
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.