Follow My Challenge USA

Press Release: Follow My Challenge USA – Live GPS Tracking Maps for Sport Events, Races & More

Good news!  Now there are more options for GPS tracking for events and solo-ventures in the United States, allowing event directors to track participants and providing family, friends, and competitors the opportunity to follow (“dot watch”) their favorite adventurers! Follow My Challenge (FMC – The Netherlands) has partnered with U.S.-based Mt. Pleasant Velo Events, LLC […]

Odenwald Odyssey Heidelberg 2020

Odenwald Odyssey Heidelberg 2020, Germany – by Timo Rokitta

  One of the few gravel events that took place in Germany in 2020 was, besides the Nibelungen gravel ride, was the Odenwald Odyssey by the guys from the “Flare Bike Festival” from Heidelberg. Almost 100 gravel cyclists checked into the Cafe Fahrstil clubhouse on a sunny Saturday morning in mid-September. For each participant, there […]

ohio gravel grinding

7-Caves Dirty Road Route: Bainbridge, Ohio – Steep Climbs, Fast Descents, Stunning Scenery!

“The 7-Caves Dirty Road Ride travels to the hilly terrain surrounding Rocky Fork Lake, With a taste of Amish Country this ride winds through scenic points of interest, such as Fort Hill State Memorial, Pike State Forest, Copperas Mountain, and Highlands Nature Preserve. This multi-surface route follows the roads less traveled, along narrow winding roads, […]

enve sas ar handlebar review

ENVE Introduces the SES AR Handlebar, Purpose Built for the Modern Road (and Gravel) Rider

ENVE is pleased to introduce the all-new, SES AR Road Handlebar. In ENVE nomenclature, products designated “SES (Smart ENVE System)” are aerodynamically optimized in the wind tunnel and CFD to be “real-world fast.” “AR” means “all-road” and designates products that define the modern road rider and their preferences. The SES AR Road Handlebar features aerodynamic […]

arundel handlebar czar review

Arundel launch Top Tube & Handlebar Bag Options: Top Tube Tycoon & Handlebar Czar

Who is Arundel? Those in the know, know, but “Arundel Bicycle Company was formed in 2000 after returning from a trip to the Milan bike show. Although the Italian show had a great selection of very cool bikes and parts, we left Milan with the idea that we should design and make our own stuff rather […]

ohio gravel grinder

Podcast – Ohio Gravel Grinders: Ray George, using Community Tools to Build Gravel Resources

Our partner in podcasting, The Gravel Ride Podcast, speaks this week with Ray George, one of the founders of the Ohio Gravel Grinders group. Using grassroots community-building tools, OGG has assembled an ever-growing resource for regional gravel athletes. These regional efforts are an incredibly useful tool and can be replicated by anyone to benefit their […]

State Bicycle Company 6061 Black Label All-Road review

Press Release: State Bicycle Company 6061 Black Label All-Road

Two Words: Speed and Versatility” “The 6061 Black Label All-Road blends all of State’s abilities to make one of the most capable and quickest bikes on the market for gravel, commuting, touring, and beyond. With options for speedy 700c or rugged 650b wheels, a capable 11-speed drivetrain and accessory mounts for bottles and fenders the […]

seale alabama museum of wonder

Exploring Seale, Alabama & Beyond: Including the Museum of Wonder!

“Seale is an unincorporated community in Russell County, Alabama, United States. It was the county seat from 1868 until 1935 and the former Russell County courthouse, built in 1868, is located in the town.” – Wikipedia.org “Before the town of Seale was ever established, settlers from Georgia began to build settlements in this area of […]