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Salty and Stupid Gravel Fest, Wendover, Utah – Ride Recaps and Sharing of Feelings: by Bobby Kennedy

“I will show you fear in a handful of dust.” TS Eliot The Salty & Stupid Gravel Fest in Wendover, UT/West Wendover, NV happened this last weekend and it proved conclusively, that harrowing amounts of moondust and fun can coexist.  The Gravel Festival included three gravel events: the Stupid Pony 220-mile ultra race, the Salty […]

2021 transcontinental race

The Road to Transcontinental Race: Part Nine by Sebastian Breuer

It’s the end of September, the season that never started has come to an end. In Part Eight I mentioned, I may have some good news regarding this article, Part Nine of MY ROAD TO TRANSCONTINENTAL RACE 2021. After a hard and dusty mountain bike marathon race, I made it. I am the new German […]

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Podcast – “In the Dirt”: Gravel Bike Maintenance with our partner, The Gravel Ride

Our partner in podcasting, The Gravel Ride Podcast, recently began a little offshoot series known as “In the Dirt”. We’ll be featuring these podcasts once in a while. With that said, the podcast this week tackles gravel bike maintenance 101 with the goal of equipping you with tips for daily, weekly and monthly habits that […]

tailfin cycling s one x one rack review

Tailfin Cycling S One & X One Trunk Rack & Pannier Rack Review

“Tailfin is a design company that engineers innovative, high-performance products to allow cyclists to create their own incredible adventures. As life-long cyclists, we have a keen understanding of the unique demands and challenges of cycling. As engineers and designers, we have the skills and the knowledge to create solutions to those challenges.” – Tailfin […]

BikeFlights Reusable Bike Box

Shipping a Gravel Bike to a Future Event? Introduces New Reusable Bike Box, A Pro-Level Solution

“Drawing from 11 years of experience shipping bicycles to every corner of the world, the bicycle shipping experts at have developed an entirely new, reusable bike box system. The BikeFlights Bike Box is a collapsible, cardboard-based shipping case that integrates the protective benefits of high-end shipping cases into a lower cost and lower-waste package.” […]

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Italian Alps – Passo Gavia, Passo del Tonale & Passo Mendola (Day 3): by Lajos Kőves

Ortler Loop, Day Three – Passo Gavia, Passo del Tonale & Passo Mendola Gavia Pass is a high mountain pass in the Italian Alps. It is the tenth highest paved road in the Alps at 2,621 metres. The pass lies in the Lombardy region and divides the province of Sondrio to the north and the […]

calfee design tetra adventure bike review

Calfee Design Tetra Adventure Bike Review: USA-Made Carbon!

“Our bicycle frames were born in 1987, tested in the Tour de France in 1991, and optimized every year since; they have evolved to a state of perfection and value unmatched by any other frame.” – Calfee Design Made in California since 1989 “Craig has a form-follows-function philosophy and aesthetic that is shown in the […]

repente Artax GL saddle review

Press Release: Repente Artax GL, The New Saddle for Gravel Riding

“Anatomical shape, thick padding, non-slip coating, curved tip profile” A new addition to the Repente range, ARTAX GL is the saddle created to meet the specific needs of Gravel riding. The first design step was studying the cyclists’ positions in the saddle, the most typical Gravel cycling settings, the bikes’ components, and the geometry of […]