Posts by Category: Machine

Friday Group Ride #283

Friday Group Ride #283

I buy a lot of bike stuff, and I get given a lot of bike stuff. As a result, the amount of stuff at my disposal is ample, and yet somehow always not quite right, which requires the acquisition of ...

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Interbike 2015, Part XI

Interbike 2015, Part XI

Interbike isn’t all gear, gear, gear, though it can seem that way. I went into this year’s show with the intention of taking lots of pictures of people and ended up in enough of a ...

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Interbike 2015, Part X

Interbike 2015, Part X

For desert, a little eye candy… Pretty obvious who rode it and what it was for. Pinarello calls it the Bolide HR. Wiggins said after breaking the record he was hoping to go farther, ...

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Interbike 2015, Part IX

Interbike 2015, Part IX

Alchemy Bicycles showed at Interbike for the first time and while that’s great news for a brand that has been more closely associated with the handmade/custom end of the market, they were ...

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Interbike 2015, Part VIII

Interbike 2015, Part VIII

I ran across Wishbone Design last year and found their kids’ products to be both inventive and practical. This year they showed an add-on kit that converts the balance bike into one with a ...

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Interbike 2015, Part VII

Interbike 2015, Part VII

GU’s booth was, unfortunately, a bit out of the way and I only managed to make it by once. The salted caramel apple flavor isn’t exactly new, but it was new to me and I soon found ...

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Interbike 2015, Part VI

Interbike 2015, Part VI

A big story at Interbike this year was visibility. There was a noticeable decrease in the amount of all-black clothing on offer, but more impressive were the products that featured all-over ...

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Interbike 2015, Part V

Interbike 2015, Part V

You may have heard that three members of the cast of “Breaking Away” made an appearance at Interbike this year. Dennis Christopher, Dennis Quaid and Jackie Earle Haley dropped by the ...

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Interbike 2015, Part IV

Interbike 2015, Part IV

It was hard to ride the Cannondale Slate at the Interbike OutDoor Demo, hard because people kept stopping me. I mean look at the thing, it’s an attention grabber to say the least: drop bars, disc ...

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Interbike 2015, Part III

Interbike 2015, Part III

The last 48 hours has been a whirlwind unlike any I recall at previous Interbikes. I’ve had meetings from 7:30 in the morning until 11:00 at night for the last two days, the one exception ...

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