Category: Gear

Information about goodies that might be of interest of cyclists.

Electronic Suspension on Road Bikes

Lately I’ve been thinking about getting a new mountain bike. I bought the one I have now in about 1995. It’s a hard tail and doesn’t have disc brakes. I’m kind of scared to ride it now, to be honest.

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Train Smarter with Zwift

A few weeks ago, one of my local bike stores posted a video about interactive or Smart trainers on their Facebook page. To be honest, I didn’t know anything about Smart trainers. I used to ride rollers and for the

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Pearl Izumi Pursuit Attack Bib Shorts

Other than your bike, shorts are probably the most important piece of cycling equipment that you can buy. Few things have as big an impact on how comfortable you are on your bike as your shorts. Bike shorts range in

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The Beauty of Cloth Handlebar Tape

When you think about cloth handlebar tape, “beautiful” doesn’t usually come to mind. Yes it’s very functional, it does look good on a vintage bike, it’s easy to install, and it’s quite cheap. However, when it’s installed properly – the

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Ryders Cycling Sunglasses

If you look at bike racing photos or videos from the 70’s and early 80’s, one thing becomes really obvious – hardly anyone wore sunglasses. Thinking back, I know that I never wore glasses while riding during my glory days.

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