Post Archive

April 2012

Michelle 2
BlogInterviewsMotivational Monday

What’s your name and location? Michelle in Melbourne, Australia What type of cycling do you enjoy? Long distance endurance What is your first cycling memory? Riding in circles around our court trying to stay balanced. Who inspires you to ride, and better yet WHY? Dave Harrington and Peter Heals –

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Lezyne Micro Caddy
AccessoriesBlogParts

Saddle bags are a needed thing in my life. Something that most bike shops forget to mention when they sell you that new road or mountain bike. Riding around with out tools, tube or inflation device is like driving around in your car with out a spare tire. Yes, you

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Signature Cycles Seven Cycles IMX 29er
Bike ProfileBlog

Signature Cycles featured a bike a week on their Facebook and website. After receiving their approval I now plan on reposting ones that catch my eye, either mountain, road or women’s hot rods! Seven Cycles IMX 29er Seven Cycles IMX 29er is a carbon and titanium wonder with a burst of color.

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Assos Chamois Creme
AccessoriesBlogCycling TipsPartsRideSaddle Talk

If you haven’t heard about it before don’t feel too left out as it isn’t talked about too much. Chamois cream or butter it basically is under carriage lube.

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2012 RockShox SID 29er
BlogCycling TipsMechanicsTech Tuesday

One concern that so many women (and guys) have with owning a bike is the basics of fixing it, or how to do basic road side repairs. I do recommend that as an avid cyclist even with some mechanical skills that you should become best buds with your local mechanic

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Capo Cycling Modena Donna Collection
BlogClothingFashion, Style and ClothingPreviews

Capo Cycling – an italian made cycling clothing company has released a new line of women’s cycling clothing. It includes a jersey in two colors, shorts with a comfy yoga waistband and knickers. I understand the italian way of subtle with black and whites but I would love to see

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Motivational Monday Julie Paisant
BlogInterviewsMotivational Monday

Julie is a local lady I know from cyclocross. She fully embodies that of em:pwr cycling and motivating all. She’s out there ringing the cowbell and taking photos from the first race to the last. She also cheers you on when she passes you in her races! Kudos to Julie

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All city nature boy
Bike ProfileBikesCyclocross

Getting some last bits together but my All City Nature Boy bike is ready! White bar tape and purple Crank Brothers will need to be haD.

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Fulcrum Racing Zero
AdventuresBlog

Wheels are one of those romantic parts of cycling to me. Something that can make your bike 100% better, or 200% worse. Truing wheels is the first memory I have of working in a bike shop 12 years ago. It was the first “bike mechanic” skill really taught to me.

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Motivational Monday Katie Holden
BlogInterviewsMotivational Monday

I met Katie last year at Sea Otter. A kick ass, down to earth, downhill chick. She talked about mountain technique, safety and was a smiling face that many women need to see when relating to “GNAR-CORE” riders. Super approachable and always wanting to help other women get stronger! What’s

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