hed emporia gravel wheels review

HED Cycling renames their Gravel Wheel Lineup & launches all-new HED Emporia GC3 Pro Carbon

Today, HED Cycling Products renamed its gravel wheel line, formerly known as “Eroica”. “When we first introduced our lineup of gravel wheels, we were inspired by cycling heritage, Italian and French racing of the early 20th century. There was something epic and heroic we wanted the name of our gravel wheels to reflect, which led […]

atomik carbon gravel gr33 wheelset review

Atomik Carbon Gravel GR33 + BERD Spokes Wheelset Review: More than just for Lefty’s!

“Atomik Carbon represents the latest technological advances in carbon-fiber bicycle performance products. Engineered from the trail up to be stronger, lighter and faster, Atomik Carbon rims are exceptionally light, laterally stiff and impact resistant, resulting in precise handling and superior ride quality that simply must be experienced. We live for the ride, and we believe […]

pivot vault new colors for 2020

Pivot introduces the Vault for 2021 in All-New Colors and retains its proven Gravel Performance

“The Vault sees an aesthetic reset with two new colors – Firebrick and Dark Blue Metallic. Every bike in Pivot’s line reflects a complete story that aligns with its intended use and the Vault’s new colors foreshadow the modern gravel riding experience. It’s a story of riding without lines or borders that define where, when, […]

ortlieb bikepacking gear for 2021

Ortlieb releases New Packs for Bikepacking, Camping, Micro Adventure & More For the Roads Less Traveled

“The trends of bike commuting, bikepacking, camping and micro-adventure are seeing an even bigger boost thanks to the Coronavirus pandemic.” “Even before the pandemic, cycling was trending upwards and current developments are only fueling this momentum. During the lockdown many beginners discovered the bike for the first time since childhood. In addition, public transport seems […]

ozon cyclery diy bamboo bike kit

Ozon Cyclery of Berlin, Germany: September 2020 Kickstarter Campaign for DIY Bamboo Bike Building – DIY Gravel Bike!

“Ozon Cyclery, located in the BLO Ateliers in Berlin, Lichtenberg, has taught bamboo bike building workshops since 2013. To make the building process accessible to the entire world, Ozon has compiled their knowledge into a series of DIY kits, augmented by extensive video tutorials and building templates. Concurrently to the opening of the Online Shop […]

sidi gravel shoe 2021

Sidi enters the Gravel fray with shoes for the Gravelly Road Less Traveled

Sidi is a name synonymous with cycling, whether it be for road or mountain. But, Sidi has been dragging behind the curve of at least one or two manufacturers who released gravel-specific shoes to the market for some time ago. We all know that MTB-specific shoes get the job done, but cycling wouldn’t be cycling […]

Olivier Lambert swiss made steel bicycles

Swiss-Made Steel Bikes by Olivier Lambert: Gravel, Gravel-Travel, CX, Anything!

Google Translated from French after Olivier reached out to Gravel Cyclist: “Those who know me well would say that I do things thoroughly or not at all. It is with this motivation that I invest in this activity.” My Professional Activities “I hold a part-time position as a marketing manager and mentor the customer service […]

canyon grail 2020 review

Canyon updates the Grail line-up for 2020 with latest SRAM & Shimano build kits

“The new bikes are still built around the same award-winning Grail frame that has become a huge favourite in the gravel scene in recent years – but now, they are combined with the newest offerings from Shimano and SRAM, including Shimano’s one-by GRX gearing and a wide-range version of SRAM’s 2x Force eTap AXS Wide […]