Patrick is away in Tennessee working on a feature for Bicycling Magazine on Memphis. Memphis’ fortunes have changed in the last few years and the city has made a huge investment in infrastructure for cyclists and pedestrians. Patrick says this has made the city wholly more livable and infinitely more worth visiting. Watch for his feature in Bicycling next year.
Fatty has invented a new segment we are calling, rather directly, the Very Important Question. For our opening question Fatty asked, “Would you wear someone else’s gloves?” Not everyone was grossed out by using someone else’s hand protectors.
Next week’s question: When you are descending, which foot do you put forward: left, right or do you switch it up?
There have been heatwaves baking parts of the U.S. Both Northern and Southern California cities have set records with temperatures hitting upwards of 110 degrees Fahrenheit. The boys explore some of the tactics for avoiding the worst of the heat without just giving up and staying inside.
Hottie interviews Diego Binatena, an up-and-coming racer who has launched an apparel line called Base Cartel. In this Q and A we re-discover what it’s like to be young, ambitious and creative.
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