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Shimano Pro Koryak Dropper Post

Shimano Pro Koryak Dropper Post

My history as a roadie and as a shop rat is such that even now I like a matching cockpit. Whenever possible, I want the bar, stem and seatpost to be from the same manufacturer and even the same ...

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Swiss Army Bike

Swiss Army Bike

When I reviewed the Raleigh Stuntman recently, I wondered if it might be possible to own a single do-it-all bicycle. It’s a fun thought, that you might be able to engage every kind of ...

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The Skull 120

The Skull 120

We got this submission from RKP reader Eric Herboth of Portland Titanium. Sounds like a great event—Padraig   Eastern Oregon’s vast high desert country is also an adventure ...

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Paceline Podcast #75

Paceline Podcast #75

Fatty and Hottie went to Beaver, Utah, to partake in the wonderfulness known as the Crusher in the Tushar. Good suffering was had by all. Imagine an event that goes uphill more than downhill. Or ...

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First Ride: Scott Scale

First Ride: Scott Scale

There’s nothing quite like having the right tool for a job. I have several Bondhus Allen drivers with the rounded tip for getting into bolts from odd angles. It occurred to me the other day ...

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Look Sharp: MSTINA and FYF

Look Sharp: MSTINA and FYF

Were you to use the sheer diversity of fit available in cycling jerseys and bibs as an indication of human anatomy, you could be forgiven for concluding that a cataclysmic saltation in evolution ...

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Redwood Empire Pedalcast #15

Redwood Empire Pedalcast #15

We’re back after an unintended several week hiatus due to way too much travel. Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz has a new trail building initiative with a cool drawing sponsored by Ibis ...

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