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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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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 […]

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Orange Seal Debuts “Family Seal”– Episode 2: Triumph at The Mid South

“Orange Seal’s ‘Family Seal’ video producers followed along with the team at the 2020 Mid South gravel race, capturing the kickoff of the gravel season – and what may turn out to be its final race as well.” “Episode 2 of the series highlights final race prep as team riders finalize their gear choices and […]

Podcast: Gravel Bike 101 – What you should consider in your next Gravel Bike!

Our partner in podcasting, The Gravel Ride Podcast, got together recently with Randall Jacobs from Thesis Bike, with the goal of breaking down some of the considerations for purchasing a gravel bike. Gravel Cyclist caught up with Randall in person at 2019 NAHBS, you can check that out here. Thesis Bike Website – Thesis Bike […]

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JOM goes berserk on an unplanned, zero training, 193-mile solo gravel ride!

G’day trendsetters, a decent amount of time has passed since I’ve written a ride or race report of any kind. Long-time followers of this O.G. (original gravel) website may have noticed my subtle shift from written media to one focused mostly around video. I haven’t completely dropped my bundle and sub-par writing skills altogether, they […]

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Garmin / Dirty Kanza Announces Virtual Training Camp Experience April 2 – 5, 2020

Life Time, the nation’s premier healthy lifestyle brand which owns and produces the legendary Dirty Kanza, today announced plans for a virtual training camp set to take place April 2 – 5 as the endurance sports community recognizes social distancing due to COVID-19. The virtual camp will be a uniquely immersive digital experience hosted via […]

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The Road to Dirty Kanza 200 2020 – Part Six – Training in the Time of COVID-19: by Gravel Newbie, Caroline Worrall

I had planned to get this episode out last weekend (March 14th). I rode the Hell of the NorFla ride (although I skipped out while still in purgatory), so I thought that would be a nice lead-in. However, with the kids and my husband home and the 24-hour news about COVID-19, I just wasn’t motivated […]

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The Sufferfest & Wahoo Go “All In” on New Indoor Training Plans – Extended Free Trials available to all New Users

Month-Long Training Plans Address​ Physical & Mental Challenges of Indoor Training Extended Free Trials Available to All New Users The Sufferfest, a comprehensive training platform for time-crunched athletes and a part of Wahoo Fitness, today announced the release of a suite of training plans designed specifically for athletes who are staying indoors due to the […]