allied alfa allroad review

Featured Bike: Allied Alfa Allroad – The American-Made Carbon Allroad Bike

“The ALLIED Mission is to make the finest bicycles on Earth. We build them in the United States from the ground up: from design to engineering, to manufacturing. Our goal is to create high-performing, beautiful objects of lasting value. We operate responsibly and openly, in a reflection of the classic American values of ingenuity and […]

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Featured Bike: Fara Cycling F-Gravel Carbon Gravel Bike – Nordic Minimalistic Design

“At FARA Cycling we are as passionate about building bikes as we are about riding them. And we’ve dedicated countless hours to both.” – “Born from the principles of Nordic minimalistic design, our bikes are built to the most rigorous standards from the world’s finest components. Our collection of performance bicycles is ready to […]

rainmaker rollercoaster race report 2019

Race Report: Rainmaker RollerCoaster – 600kms from Swellendam to Plettenburg Bay, South Africa – by Nikalas Cook

The second edition of the Rainmaker RollerCoaster, organised by HotChillee, ran between October 5 and October 11, 2019 in South Africa. Covering 600km from Swellendam to Plettenberg Bay, it took advantage of the country’s extensive network of gravel roads and, over six competitive racing stages and a final processional stage, delivered a sensational event that […]

2019 shake n bake race report heflin alabama

Race Report: Shake ‘N Brake Gravel Grinder! – Heflin, Alabama

“The Talladega National Forest contains some of the most scenic and serene gravel in the entire southeast. Starting from the Warden Station Horse Camp, racers travel 45 miles filled with rolling terrain and gently cascading creeks. You can expect 4,380 feet of elevation change. This is one that you don’t want to miss!” – […]

stelbel nina gravel bike

Featured Bike: Stelbel Nina Steel Gravel Bike – An Italian-Made Gravel Bike

“The Stelbel story started by chance. Stelio had just bought a bike, but he didn’t like it. It was no good, he said, not even for basic chores.” “There were some steel pipes in his workshop, thick and heavy but fit for purpose. The TIG welder was hardly ever off the shop floor, the surface […]

isen steel allroad gravel bike

Featured Bike: Isen AllRoad Steel Gravel Bike – Made in London, UK

“ISEN is built upon the award-winning heritage of UK custom frame builders Hartley Cycles and Talbot Frameworks. Allowing us to combine handcrafted elements with cutting edge frame building technologies, so we can deliver bikes that are at the forefront of frame geometries and are finished to the highest standard. From our custom cable routing to […]

car camping with your bicycle

VIDEO: Car Camping with your Bicycle – Save Money on Hotel Rooms!

“Camping is an outdoor activity involving overnight stays away from home in a shelter, such as a tent or a recreational vehicle. Typically participants leave developed areas to spend time outdoors in more natural ones in pursuit of activities providing them enjoyment” – A recreational vehicle aka an R.V. is not within this Gravel […]

titici flexy f-gr02 gravel bike

Featured Bike: Titici Flexy F-GR02 – The Hand-Made Italian Gravel Bike

“History is the mark people make on the world. Titici is a line more than half a century-long, extending into the future. Ever since we started out, we’ve been obsessed with coming in first. This is why we patented our famous “Fuego” Bmx in 1980, launched our MTB frames in 1984, and became the first […]

pivot vault gravel bike review

VIDEO: Pivot Vault Gravel Bike with Shimano GRX Di2 – Unboxing & Features

Pivot Cycles was founded in 2007 and renown as a company that pushes the boundaries of bike design and related technology. Inside their facility reside two 3D printing machines which further their goals for innovation; CNC machining and in-house manufacturing provide the capability to handle initial production runs, construction of race team bikes and prototypes. […]