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Lending Teammates and Friends a Helping Hand (Not Really)

In this video, the Gravel Cyclist crew demonstrates how to lend a hand to teammates and friends… not really. From the Single Reverse Shoulder Sling to the Reverse Team Time Trial, these training techniques are guaranteed to win friends and influence people in your local cycling community!* * = This video was filmed in the […]

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Upstate South Carolina Gravel Camp! Climbing, Descending & More!

The Gravel Cyclist crew of Jimbo, the Belgian Diesel, Mr & Mrs K-Dogg and JOM split from North Central Florida during the final week of July, to ride some amazing roads in a picturesque part of Upstate, South Carolina over the course of two days. This camp had it all: Climbing – Yes Descending – […]

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Early Evening Mixed-Surface Ride – Gainesville, Florida, USA

During the summer months, I enjoy nothing more than a relaxing cruise ride on the quiet mixed-surfaced roads that surround my USA home town of Gainesville, Florida. To help wind down from the toils of the day, I like to head out almost immediately after the regular gig has finished and enjoy the cooler temperatures, […]

garmin edge 830 review

Garmin Edge 830 Review – Part One – Navigation, Climb Pro, Water Test, Profiles, In the Box

Garmin is arguably the leader in computers designed for one’s bicycle. Ever since the release of the venerable Garmin 705, the company has strived to improve usability, functionality and reliability with each new model. In the case of the Garmin Edge 830, there are ton of standout features jammed into a small package. Navigation, Touch […]

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Mixed Surface Cycling in the deep south of Georgia, USA – Clyattville, Quitman & Beyond

In this video, I ride in the deep south of Georgia, starting and ending in Clyattville, a small town just north of the Florida border. Rainstorms are dodged and a stop is made in the small Georgia town of Quitman along the way. Planning routes is challenging and always part of the exploration experience – […]

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Retro Road Bikes on Mixed-Surface Roads – The July 4th “Spirit of ’76” Ride!

This was a bicycle ride for vintage (or vintage reproduction) road bikes, held on July 4, 2019, otherwise known as Independence Day. Hosted by a friend of the Gravel Cyclist crew, Big Head Todd, the ride blurb was as follows – “We’ll cover some roads that are still like they were in 1976 on technology […]

cervelo aspero gravel bike review

Cervelo Áspero Gravel Bike: “Welcome to the Era of Speed in Gravel”

Cervelo began life way back in 1995, co-founded by Gerard Vroomen and Phil White. It didn’t take long before their school basement project expanded significantly, quickly establishing a reputation for cutting edge bike designs. Ultimately, Cervelo bikes would take athletes to victory at the Tour de France, Olympic Games and Ironman Triathlon. This isn’t an […]