Schwalbe G-One Bite Gravel Tire

Schwalbe G-One Bite Gravel Tire

Schwalbe makes some great tires. Their casing material, tread compounds and quality control are all top notch. They even have great names; the Racing Ralph, the Furious Fred, Magic Mary. For what the G-One series lacks in crafty naming it makes up for in variety,...
TRP Spyre Brake Calipers

TRP Spyre Brake Calipers

The reason Dropbars brake levers require different mechanical calipers than mountain bikes goes back to the introduction of V-brakes in 1996. The amount of cable pull required to operate a V-brake is significantly more than the cantilever brakes that they replaced and...
Corky Rearview Mirror

Corky Rearview Mirror

Having a rear view mirror on your bike is not a necessity like have a saddle or handlebars, it even has a certain un-cool factor that says “I am not a racer” since you will never see a Tour de France rider or World Cup mountain bike racer checking out the...
Kenda Happy Medium Review

Kenda Happy Medium Review

Kenda Happy Medium 700x40c I am a man who used to have a serious tire fetish. I would show up to mountain bike races with a trunk full of tires always trying to put on the perfect tire combination. I had tires for fast and dry courses, tires for loose and rough...
The Joseph Kuosac 48cm Handlebar or the JK 48’s

The Joseph Kuosac 48cm Handlebar or the JK 48’s

48cm road handlebars are hard to find.  Most road style handlebars in that width are flared at the drops and the hoods are a much more standard 44cm or 42cm width. As a rider who spends a lot of time on the hoods I found the flared bars a little disappointing despite...

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