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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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Soma Fab’s Cazadero 42mm Tires: Getting Rolling

Editor’s Note: With this being the first “Riding Gravel Rolling Review”, we are introducing some new terminology with the tried and true “long format” review process I have employed since 2005. The first post- the “Getting Rolling” post- will be an introduction and “first impressions” post. Stick around for the follow ups: Checkpoint- a “mid-term” […]

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