Post Archive

2011

Speedway Cyclocrossapalooza
BlogRace

Tomorrow is my second race of the season and other than being nervous, changing gearing on the single speed cyclocross bike, I am a bit fearful since I’ve never ridden this course.  Being a single speed rider I really like to have ridden the course prior either on a geared

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Nalgene On the Fly OTF
BlogPartsWomen's Cycling

Nalgene On the Fly MRSP: $12.99 Size: 24 ounces Companies Pitch: Nalgene’s newest leak-proof loop-top swings open wide to reveal a contoured, high-flow drinking spout that’s easy to fill at the fountain or sink. One-handed push button for easy open/close; locking bail for ultimate insurance against leaks From Nalgene on

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Lightweight 29er Mountain Bike
Bike ProfileBlogCycling TipsRide

It’s easy to say I have too many bikes but since leaving the industry full time and my amount of review bikes really rolling in I needed to slim down the stable.   One of these targeted weight loss areas was my mountain bikes.  Five months ago I had a 29er

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RRRC Polar Bear Road Ride Snow
Blog

The Saturday morning Polar Bear Metric Century started out, like so often is the case in North Carolina in January, crisp, still, and sunny.  Temps around freezing at or around the 10AM start in the first week of the year are the norm in the Piedmont, so we all figured

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High Country Cyclocross
Blog

Get ready for the coolest cyclocross race of the year at the Historic North Wilkesboro Speedway on Sunday, January 16, 2011.

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Feedback Sports Pro Elite Repair Stand
BlogPartsWomen's Cycling

As a mechanic you become very territorial and particular with your tools.   Once you find something you like, and that doesn’t let you down – you stick with it until it does.  Ultimate Repair Stands which became Feedback Sports a few years ago is one of those things.  They make

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Raleigh Hi Life Cyclocross Single Speed Frame
BlogCycling TipsMechanicsWomen's Cycling

Bike prep is one of the most important things you can do prior to a race or any big ride.   Most people will do a last minute check over before any race or big ride, but when was the last time you did a post race check over? Road Wet

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Women's Bicycle Racing
BlogWomen's Cycling

For 2011 we are excited to get rolling a team of all teams, one to empower, encourage and motivate to move everyone towards bicycles!

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NC Cyclocross
Blog

Never build a bicycle days before a race without being able to ride it, never make major changes like gearing or tires with out being able to test ride.

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New Years Resolution
BlogCyclingWomen's Cycling

My resolutions were simple, and parallel much of my 2011 season list we touched on last week.  I want to make a keynote that I want to know your resolutions and how we can make each other accountable for them! Drum Roll Please Start riding on the road Start actively

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