Monthly Archives: August 2013

Friday Group Ride #181

August has been an interesting month here in my New England home. The weather, for the first time in a long time, was mainly cool and dry, so a lot of riding happened, and I enjoyed it an awful ...

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The Giro Reverb

If there was a truism about reviewing a Giro helmet it’s that readers expect you to review the latest, greatest of their road offerings. So maybe the thing to do is to start with the ...

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Shimano R320 Shoes

Reviewing shoes induces equal parts fear and exhilaration. Nothing else I review is as fraught with possibility … and pain. A bad cycling shoe can be a device compatible with the Spanish ...

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He Is Him

He is him, and I am me. This ought to be evident, but for some reason, initially, it is not. He is riding with one bottle, and I have two. His cassette looks like a small pine cone, mine a stack ...

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Felt Introduces the AR and IA

So a couple of weeks ago when I posted about the Felt Media Day, there were two models I wasn’t supposed to mention—at all. One was the complete redesign of the AR model, while the other ...

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Friday Group Ride #180

Sometimes you just need a new thing. As much as I love riding bikes, I don’t stay uniformly inspired and motivated year round. I get my head down into a routine, and I work it over and over ...

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