ribble cycles cgr sl review

SRAM Force eTap AXS Wide Gravel Bike Drivetrain Project: Part Two – The Frame

In Part One, we introduced the drivetrain for this project, SRAM Force eTap AXS WIDE. “It can be the steep kicker near the summit of a long climb. Or a multi-hour ride on roads and trails that push you way out of your comfort zone. Sometimes you want a lower gear. Because having more range […]

garmin edge 1030 plus review

Never Stop Cycling with the New Edge 130 Plus & Edge 1030 Plus Garmin GPS Cycling Computers

Today, Garmin announced the Edge 130 Plus and Edge 1030 Plus, its latest GPS bike computers that include state of the art navigation, performance insights and safety and tracking features. Engineered for cyclists, by cyclists, the Edge 130 Plus and Edge 1030 Plus will not only track a ride, but monitor stats, provide training guidance […]

Bontrager TLR Flash Charger Digital Pump Review

Alternative to the Air Compressor: Next Version of Bontrager’s TLR Flash Charger Floor Pump

“A floor pump, and a tubeless setup tool. Set to Charge for a pressurized chamber that makes at-home and on-the-fly setup of tubeless ready (TLR) tires a breeze.” – Bontrager The original Bontrager TLR Flash Charger has been part of Gravel Cyclist’s stable of tools for tubeless tyre setup for many years. 75% of our […]

uci gravel fondo world series

Our recent conversation with a little outfit known as the UCI, something is cooking up…

For those unaware, the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is the world governing body of cycling. It groups together 190 National Federations and oversees international competitive cycling events. The UCI is based in Aigle, Switzerland. The UCI issues racing licenses to riders and enforces disciplinary rules, such as in matters of doping. The UCI also manages the classification […]

2020 transcontinental race

The Road to Transcontinental Race: Part Five by Sebastian Breuer

Hello again, it´s Seb, back on my bike, and back on my road to Transcontinental Race 2021. The past weeks were a roller coaster for me but now I’m back on top of things. My rehabilitation from a knee injury was difficult, sitting around, see all the other guys riding their bikes and realizing the […]

hunt of the north 2019 recap

Hunt of the North: Carlsbad, California + Video: Event Recap by Matteo Pistono

Recapping the 2019 edition of Hunt of the North Gravel races and events these days each have their unique characteristics. Some test riders in distance and climbing while others merge elements of bikepacking, cyclocross, and even straight-up road racing. Most events grow out of the local riding culture and can be often dictated by terrain. […]

Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty review

Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty with Shimano GRX 1x: Unboxing & Features

“An unprecedented gravel bike with real suspension. It’s the most off-road capable and on-road comfortable road bike ever made.” – Cannondale Up to 30mm of suspension at the rear (deflection at the seat and rear axle combined) – “A thru-axle pivot in the seat tube allows the entire back of the frame – the rear […]

State Bicycle Co. 4130 All-Road Review

State Bicycle Co. Introduces the 4130 All-Road w/Custom 1×11-Speed Groupset: Their Most Versatile Bike Ever

“Meet the most versatile bike State Bicycle Co has ever built. The 4130 All-Road blends all of State’s abilities to make one of the most capable and affordable 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 galore, […]