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Heads Up

Heads Up

Each time I hear that phrase I’m reminded of the time I was riding home from the morning group ride and a runner entered the street from a median. He was running at 45 degrees to the street ...

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For Kelly Catlin

For Kelly Catlin

There’s no way to make sense of the death of Kelly Catlin. There’s no way to use a rational process to evaluate the suicide of a 23-year-old Olympic medalist and graduate student ...

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Paceline Podcast 149

Paceline Podcast 149

The UCI has announced the first-ever eMTB world championships. There will be multiple categories for both men and women and the prize money will be equal. Of course, there are people who think ...

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Trust

Trust

He was built like a superhero, probably six feet, three inches, and a solid 200 lbs., with shoulders like a truck bumper and legs the likes of which I’d only seen in cycling shorts at the ...

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NAHBS: A Clarification on Judging

NAHBS: A Clarification on Judging

I get a lot of questions about how we judge bikes at the North American Handmade Bicycle Show. I do what I can to be clear about stuff, but I’m not sure all the builders who enter bikes for ...

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The Paceline Podcast 148

The Paceline Podcast 148

It may be February and she may live in Pennsylvania, but Selene has started her season with the first of the season’s Spring Classics. It was cold and reasonably wet, but she says all in ...

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The Pull: Curtis Inglis

The Pull: Curtis Inglis

In the annals of the North American Handmade Bicycle Show few builders have been as celebrated as Curtis Inglis, the man behind Inglis Cycles and Retrotec. Inglis has taken awards home more than ...

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