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Vacation Fun: “Escape to the Pyrenees” launches Gravel Riding Holidays

New cycling-focused guest house Escape To The Pyrenees is today excited to open its doors for the first time and announce its fantastic options for gravel riders. Visit www.escapetothepyrenees.com Located in the heart of the mountain range, Escape To The Pyrenees is the perfect base to discover this area’s incredible trails. Cyclists are invited to […]

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Podcast: A Conversation with Chad Sperry, organizer of the 5-Day Oregon Trail Gravel Grinder

Our partner in podcasting, The Gravel Ride Podcast, had a conversation with Chad Sperry, organizer of the inaugural 5-Day Oregon Trail Gravel Grinder – Happening on June 19 – 23, 2019. You can also find The Gravel Ride on iTunes and Spotify. Oregon Trail – Oregon Trail Instagram Automatic Transcription (please excuse all errors) Chad, welcome […]

2019 dirty kanza 200 course

Press Release: More about the new courses for 2019 Dirty Kanza 200

Toughest Course Yet Will Challenge 2500+ Riders Heading north for the first time in several years, the 2019 edition of the ​Garmin Dirty Kanza, owned and produced by ​Life Time​, promises to be the most challenging yet. Gaining 9,601 feet of elevation (the most in the race’s 14-year history) over 201.7 miles through some of […]

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Q&A about the 2019 Dirty Kanza 200 Course! – with LeLan Dains, Event Coordinator

Recently, JOM of the Gravel Cyclist crew had the opportunity to interview Lelan, Event Coordinator with Life Time, and one of the original members of the Dirty Kanza Promotions team. Here’s what LeLan had to say about this year’s course. JOM: With the change of ownership how much creative control do you have over the […]

ted king podcast gravel ride

Podcast: A Conversation with Ted King, former Pro Cyclist & Current King of Gravel!

Our partner in podcasting, The Gravel Ride Podcast, had a conversation with Ted King, former professional cyclist and current king of gravel. We discuss gravel riding across the country, the great community, equipment choices and the inaugural Rooted Vermont event Ted and his wife have created. You can also find The Gravel Ride on iTunes […]

bend oregon gravel extravaganza

Press Release: Bend Gravel Extravaganza with Whole Athlete Cycling Trips & Camps

Whole Athlete Cycling Trips & Camps Bend Gravel Extravaganza – June 26-30, 2019 “We are excited to announce the addition of cycling trips & camps to our lineup, beginning with a gravel adventure this June. Spend four days and nights in beautiful Bend, riding some of the best gravel routes Central Oregon has to offer. […]

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Training: JOM’s Gravelly Road to the 2019 Dirty Kanza 200

Dirty Kanza 200, arguably the World’s Premiere gravel bike race, is coming to you again on June 1st, 2019. Things have changed this year with a change in ownership and a new course, but some things still remain the same. Co-Founder Jim Cummins and his closely knit team are still at the helm (click here […]