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Life at a Bike Shop during COVID-19: With Bikes & More, Gainesville, Florida

G’day trendsetters, I’ll spare everyone the spiel about COVID-19. We all know it’s a pandemic and we all know its changed life as we know it. Depending on where you live in the world, some businesses are classified as essential and therefore remain open albeit with limited hours / functionality. In my USA home base […]

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Otso Cycles update the look of the Waheela C – a bike with HUGE tire clearance & mega versatility!

“The Waheela C is Otso’s ultimate all-road machine. It’s a carbon-framed drop-bar bike with an adjustable geometry, unrivaled ride quality, and enormous clearance for 700c x 53mm or 29”x 2.1” tires. It has extra mounting points for bottles and racks, easily accessible internal cable routing, compatibility for 1x or 2x electronic or mechanical drivetrains, and […]

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Lauf Cycling introduces limited time online program to support local Lauf dealers

“Lauf Cycling introduces a limited time online program in order to support local Lauf dealers during challenging times. From now on and through May you‘ll be able to purchase a bike in Lauf‘s online store and still provide business to your local Lauf dealer.” – Lauf Cycling Here is how it works: Find the unique […]

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Fix It Sticks Introduces a Ratcheting T-Way Wrench to Rival the Venerable 3-Way

Is it faster, easier, more efficient, more portable (and prettier, too)? Fix It Sticks says yes. The new Ratcheting T-Way Wrench from the Chicago-based company is attempting to challenge the venerable 3-way wrench. Fix It Sticks was born some years ago, after successful Kickstarters, and focus on making innovative, portable tools. Now, the company is […]

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LIVE Instagram Q&A with JOM & Adrienne Taren! Friday, April 10, 2020 – 8pm EST, 7pm CST, 6pm MST, 5pm PST

Adrienne: Known single-speeder, multiple time finisher of Dirty Kanza and Gravel Worlds, Adrienne has also been spotted at Spotted Horse Ultra (see what we did there) and 24 Hours of Cumming, to name a few. Somehow, mud, rain and cold seem to follow Adrienne whenever she slaps a number onto her bike. None of this […]

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Grinduro California announces event updates & new date: Mt. Shasta!

The California edition of Grinduro is headed north to Mt. Shasta on September 12, 2020. Grinduro, the seminal mixed-terrain event where having a good time at the party is just as important as going fast in the race, is entering its sixth year in California. With an amazing new venue offering lift access riding and […]

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BUCK!T BARbag: Reinventing the Handlebar Bag in Sustainable Materials!

BARbag is a compact handlebar-bag; hand-made from 95% UPcycled materials, and is the latest upcycled product from BUCK!T – established in 2012 until now, known for our belts, wallets, watch straps and sustainable accessories. BARbag is hand-made using upcycled tubular / tubeless tyres (and other bicycle parts) combined with quality new materials (zip + velcro + ripstop) and attaches easily […]

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2020 Dirty Kanza Rescheduled to September 10th – 13th plus Interview with Kristi Mohn

Circa 2020, Covid-19 aka Novel Coronavirus is making its presence felt across every part of human society. Nothing is immune, every facet of human life has been touched upon; travel, the stock market, small and big business, sports, entertainment and even the world of gravel cycling. Dirty Kanza, now owned by Life Time, is arguably […]