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Bell Super 2R MIPS

Bell Super 2R MIPS

Ever since I substituted my face for a backhoe, facial protection while riding has been on my mind. I’ve never considered for road riding—for obvious reasons—but mountain biking has been ...

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Ridley Noah SL 30

Ridley Noah SL 30

In the last 36 months, nearly every interesting advance I’ve seen in bike design has come in aerodynamics. That’s not to say that there weren’t great advancements being made in ...

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Troy Lee Ace Elite Gloves

Troy Lee Ace Elite Gloves

You probably hadn’t been a cyclist for very long before you learned the wisdom behind putting the padding in the short, rather than the saddle. Most of us came to the sport thinking a ...

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Rapha Randonnee Southern California

Rapha Randonnee Southern California

Contributor Brett Lindstrom is back with another adventure in the mountains. These days Brett is best known as the public face of Lake Shoes here in the U.S., but he’d rather be found on ...

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The Greatest Season Ever

The Greatest Season Ever

[We’re going to be posting some work that originally appeared elsewhere as I move my home and office from Southern California to Sonoma County. This story first appeared in Peloton ...

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Press Camp Day 2

Press Camp Day 2

If you were to ask me what the perfect life would look like, I could probably tell you in broad strokes. Really broad strokes. I don’t think I’d be able to tell you what any of the ...

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Press Camp Day 1

Press Camp Day 1

A cadre of bike industry journalists and more than two dozen industry manufacturers are currently gathered in Park City, Utah, to look at new product. Some of this stuff won’t hit the ...

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The Tour de Pier

The Tour de Pier

The gateway drug is one of the many banes of Western Civilization. It’s how the crack dealer indoctrinates a good college kid not just into drug use, but well past pot into the kinda of ...

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