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...
At the Time We Just Called It County Road Riding

At the Time We Just Called It County Road Riding

At the Time We Just Called It County Road Riding It was the spring of 1998, my roommate and close friend Doug Demusz had already been putting in some base miles on the frozen backroads around our hometown of Steamboat Springs, Colorado. I had modified a Trek 770 road...
Winter Accessory Guide

Winter Accessory Guide

When I was a little boy being dragged off to the grocery store with my mom one of my favorite things in the whole store was the open topped freezers at the end of the frozen goods aisle. I would step on the vent at the bottom and pull myself up over the edge so I...

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