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Belgian Waffle Ride Cedar City, Utah 2020 – Race Day Action Photos by Ian Matteson / ENVE Composites

The inaugural edition of BWR Cedar City, Utah, was held this past weekend, Saturday, October 17. Running such a large and well-attended event during this time of Covid-19 (hopefully, one we can all look back upon in the future, FU Covid!), is a risky proposition, but we understand appropriate safety protocols were taken by the […]

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Review: AMS (All Mountain Style) Frame Protector Kit – By Big Head Todd

AMS (All Mountain Style) Universal Frame Guard – Extra is manufactured in Spain and includes 12 pieces in various sizes, ranging from 27x5cm down to 6x3cm. Unless you are planning to fully armor up your ride, this is probably enough for two bicycles. I received the ‘clear’ version which features a matte finish with a […]

Follow My Challenge USA

Press Release: Follow My Challenge USA – Live GPS Tracking Maps for Sport Events, Races & More

Good news!  Now there are more options for GPS tracking for events and solo-ventures in the United States, allowing event directors to track participants and providing family, friends, and competitors the opportunity to follow (“dot watch”) their favorite adventurers! Follow My Challenge (FMC – The Netherlands) has partnered with U.S.-based Mt. Pleasant Velo Events, LLC […]

Odenwald Odyssey Heidelberg 2020

Odenwald Odyssey Heidelberg 2020, Germany – by Timo Rokitta

  One of the few gravel events that took place in Germany in 2020 was, besides the Nibelungen gravel ride, was the Odenwald Odyssey by the guys from the “Flare Bike Festival” from Heidelberg. Almost 100 gravel cyclists checked into the Cafe Fahrstil clubhouse on a sunny Saturday morning in mid-September. For each participant, there […]

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7-Caves Dirty Road Route: Bainbridge, Ohio – Steep Climbs, Fast Descents, Stunning Scenery!

“The 7-Caves Dirty Road Ride travels to the hilly terrain surrounding Rocky Fork Lake, With a taste of Amish Country this ride winds through scenic points of interest, such as Fort Hill State Memorial, Pike State Forest, Copperas Mountain, and Highlands Nature Preserve. This multi-surface route follows the roads less traveled, along narrow winding roads, […]

enve sas ar handlebar review

ENVE Introduces the SES AR Handlebar, Purpose Built for the Modern Road (and Gravel) Rider

ENVE is pleased to introduce the all-new, SES AR Road Handlebar. In ENVE nomenclature, products designated “SES (Smart ENVE System)” are aerodynamically optimized in the wind tunnel and CFD to be “real-world fast.” “AR” means “all-road” and designates products that define the modern road rider and their preferences. The SES AR Road Handlebar features aerodynamic […]

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Arundel launch Top Tube & Handlebar Bag Options: Top Tube Tycoon & Handlebar Czar

Who is Arundel? Those in the know, know, but “Arundel Bicycle Company was formed in 2000 after returning from a trip to the Milan bike show. Although the Italian show had a great selection of very cool bikes and parts, we left Milan with the idea that we should design and make our own stuff rather […]

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Podcast – Ohio Gravel Grinders: Ray George, using Community Tools to Build Gravel Resources

Our partner in podcasting, The Gravel Ride Podcast, speaks this week with Ray George, one of the founders of the Ohio Gravel Grinders group. Using grassroots community-building tools, OGG has assembled an ever-growing resource for regional gravel athletes. These regional efforts are an incredibly useful tool and can be replicated by anyone to benefit their […]