North Cape of Norway to Cape Town of South Africa 2019

From the North Cape of Norway to Cape Town of South Africa: Diary (Day 50 to 57) with Photos

If you missed this undertaking that began on September 8th, 2019, Jonas Deichmann is attempting to break a world record; riding 18,000km from the Arctic to Cape Town. He is accompanied by the photographer and long-distance driver Philipp Hympendahl. There will be many mixed-surface roads along the way. You can read more about Jonas’ adventure […]

North Cape of Norway to Cape Town of South Africa 2019

From the North Cape of Norway to Cape Town of South Africa: Diary (Day 38 to 49) with Photos

If you missed this undertaking that began on September 8th, 2019, Jonas Deichmann is attempting to break a world record; riding 18,000km from the Arctic to Cape Town. He is accompanied by the photographer and long-distance driver Philipp Hympendahl. There will be many mixed-surface roads along the way. You can read more about Jonas’ adventure […]

2018 silk road mountain race

A Pictorial from the 2018 Silk Road Mountain Race – Kyrgyzstan: by Giovanni Maria Pizzato

“The Silk Road Mountain Race is a fixed route, unsupported, single-stage cycling race through the mountains of Kyrgyzstan. The clock does not stop and there are no prizes. It follows gravel, single and double track and old soviet roads that have long been forgotten and fallen into disrepair. There is very little tarmac. There is […]

sbt grvl 2020 registration

SBT GRVL, Presented by Canyon Bicycles, Opens Registration Dec. 3 for 2020 Event

In addition to the headline, SBT GRVL will offer a fourth 64-mile course option for year two, plus added double and single track sections to the Black and Blue courses. SBT GRVL welcomed 1,500 cyclists for its successful inaugural year, all joining together to experience Routt County’s vast network of scenic gravel roads winding through […]

North Cape of Norway to Cape Town of South Africa 2019

From the North Cape of Norway to Cape Town of South Africa: Diary (Day 26 to 37) with Photos

If you missed this undertaking that began on September 8th, 2019, Jonas Deichmann is attempting to break a world record; riding 18,000km from the Arctic to Cape Town. He is accompanied by the photographer and long-distance driver Philipp Hympendahl. There will be many mixed-surface roads along the way. You can read more about Jonas’ adventure […]

North Cape of Norway to Cape Town of South Africa 2019

From the North Cape of Norway to Cape Town of South Africa: Diary (Day 1 to 25) and Photos from Days 19 to 25

If you missed this undertaking that began on September 8th, 2019, Jonas Deichmann is attempting to break a world record; riding 18,000km from the Arctic to Cape Town. He is accompanied by the photographer and long-distance driver Philipp Hympendahl. There will be many mixed-surface roads along the way. You can read more about Jonas’ adventure […]

arkansas high country race

Press Release: Fayetteville to host Arkansas High Country Race – June 2020 & June 2021

Fayetteville is set to host the annual Arkansas High Country Race, a self-supported 1,000-mile ultra-endurance gravel bikepacking event, in 2020 and 2021. Borrowing from multi-day backcountry hiking or backpacking, bikepacking combines cycling through rugged terrain with minimalist camping. The Arkansas High Country Race follows the perimeter of the Arkansas High Country Route. Published in 2019 […]

big sugar gravel podcast

Podcast: Big Sugar Gravel – A Conversation with Kristi Mohn & LeLan Dains – Marketing & Event Managers

Our partner in podcasting, The Gravel Ride Podcast, spoke with Kristi Mohn (Marketing Manager) & LeLan Dains (Event Manager) of Life Time. In this episode, all things Dirty Kanza and the new gravel event out of Bentonville, Arkansas, Big Sugar Gravel! Big Sugar Gravel – Dirty Kanza You can also find The Gravel Ride on […]

Big Sugar NWA Gravel

Press Release: Bentonville, Arkansas to host Life Time’s newest Gravel Race – The Big Sugar NWA Gravel

On the heels of its inaugural year of ownership of the internationally renowned Garmin Dirty Kanza, Life Time is quickly solidifying itself as a lead player in gravel events with the launch of the Big Sugar—NWA Gravel. The all-new, ground-up gravel event is set to take place in Bentonville, Arkansas, on Saturday, October 24, 2020. […]

hawaii gravel cycling

Gravel Cycling on the Big Island of Hawaii?!: With the ENVE Composites Crew

Backroads & Byways – Kailua Kona Hawaii – by Neil Shirley It’s become an annual tradition when heading to the Big Island for the Ironman World Championships that we spend a day on our bikes doing something big, challenging, and amazing. This year would be no exception. After the ascent of Mauna Kea, the 14,000+ foot […]

european coffee exploration gravel ride sebastian breuer

3T XPDTN Adventure: European Coffee Exploro-ation – by Sebastian Breuer

What‘s the plan? This was the question I asked myself at the end of 2018 and during the early part of 2019. For me, the decision on what to work on is essential. I think you should never think about the ideas that you find just “ok“ or “interesting“. In my opinion, you should put […]