bicycle tour of detroit michigan

Touring Detroit & Dearborn, Michigan by Gravel Bike!

Detroit, Michigan “Detroit is the largest and most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the largest U.S. city on the United States–Canada border, and the seat of Wayne County. The municipality of Detroit had a 2019 estimated population of 670,031, making it the 24th-most populous city in the United States.” – “The […]

Roval Terra Gravel Seatpost

Roval Announces “Terra” Seatpost with up to 18mm of Deflection to Smooth Your Ride

“Focussed on improving the riding experience for road, gravel, and trail riders, Roval Components announces new components that deliver true performance benefits.” – Roval Why Components? “At Roval, our composites engineers are some of the best in the world. Up to now, their talents have been trained on our class-leading wheels as a means to […]

TransRockies Gravel Royale

TransRockies Launches New Gravel Stage Race In British Columbia!

TransRockies Race Series, a global leader in adventure stage races, is excited to announce a brand new premiere gravel bike race – the  TransRockies Gravel Royale, which will take place in British Columbia, August 23 – 26, 2021. Traversing Panorama Mountain Resort, Nipika Mountain Resort, The Village of Canal Flats and the City of Fernie, […]

2021 transcontinental race

The Road to Transcontinental Race: Part Eight by Sebastian Breuer

It´s not the first time I am writing a small review of one of my bikepacking adventures with my 3T Exploro. But this time it´s a special one. Under normal circumstances, Part 8 of my ROAD TO TRANSCONTINENTAL here at was planned as a review of my first participation at the Transcontinental Race. Due […]

boyd cycling ccc gravel wheelset review

Boyd Cycling CCC Gravel Wheelset Review: Lightweight Alloy for $700!

Boyd Cycling “I have been fortunate enough to have been riding and racing my bike most of my life. I started racing when I was 13, and by the time I was 18 I was traveling around the country racing. As I kept going I was fortunate enough to be sponsored by many different wheel […]

new washington indiana gravel cycling

Exploring New Washington, Indiana & Beyond: Rolling Terrain, Farmland & Gravel Roads

In this video, JOM of the Gravel Cyclist crew follows a route found on – a rarity in itself – for a pleasant 70kms / 45 miles of leg shakeout after a long, long stint of driving during his August 2020 road trip. Some on-the-fly modifications were made to the route which is linked […]

lake city alpine 50 race report 2020

2020 Lake City Alpine 50 Report: A Colorado event that worked around the challenges of Covid-19

Important Words from the Promoter “Despite all the challenges, we pulled off the race and we believe did so in a professional and responsible manner. We had 125 registered riders, of which 117 started. We did a staggered start of waves of about 10 riders, each separated by six feet and wearing masks. We only […]

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Paul Components presents: The Sierra Explorer Bike – And You Can Win It!

“When Sierra Nevada Brewery asked us to build them a bike to show off at the Sea Otter Classic this year, we had to think long and hard. We put a serious amount of time and consideration into making components that are functional, beautiful, durable, reliable, and practical, and we love flexing our engineering skills […]