Posts by Category: Machine

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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Interbike 2015, Part II

Interbike 2015, Part II

I began today much the way I ended yesterday: by riding bikes. This time I rode with the SRAMies from Mandalay Bay out to Boulder Canyon, which is largely uphill and into the wind. The question ...

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Interbike 2015, Part I

Interbike 2015, Part I

Interbike’s Outdoor Demo kicked off today in Bootleg Canyon. While it wasn’t crazy hot, like last year, it was windy enough to give all but the biggest riders some gusty shoves. And ...

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Bishop To Heart’s Desire 1

Bishop To Heart’s Desire 1

Some time back I vowed to own a bike that was the perfect expression of all that I appreciated about the handmade frame. I wanted one that fit me, one that had the low-slung handling of the ...

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