Monthly Archives: August 2014

Sram Guide brakes and struggling in the single track

Sram called up and ask us to use some of their new brakes. Why not? It is fun testing new stuff, gives you a reason to ride (as if we need one) and has been the mainstay of this blog. … Continue reading

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Cheating is something that we all do or have done. To cheat: Act dishonestly or unfairly in order to gain an advantage – according to the Oxford Dictionary. That pretty much sums up what we cyclists do. How often have … Continue reading

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Can you ride? I mean can you just ride? Get on a bike, any bike, and pedal away….

Last Saturday I found myself fiddling in the garage setting up my crank. I was pairing my Stages Ultegra crank with my Garmin Edge 510. I then zeroed it so it would be ready to go first thing in the … Continue reading

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