Post Archive

February 2013

Fat tire wheelie courtesy of Chris
Better Bike Industry

A guest post by Laura Colbert of Loose Nuts Cycles in Atlanta, GA So, I know my byline up there says that I represent Loose Nuts Cycles when I write.  The truth is that I am by no means a bicycle industry professional.  I ride my bike to work and

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Zeplin Big40 Custom Bar Tape
Blog

From adjusting parts to fit you better, to switching parts around to make your bike look different and completely yours, both are equally important in the journey of bicycle ownership. Customizing your bike is an important part of making the bike “yours.” Bar tape is one of the easiest and least expensive

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Motivational Monday with May
MotivationMotivational Monday

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? May Lauzon, Myrtle Beach, SC WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Triathlon/Shop & club group rides WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? You will be horrified to know that I did not ride a bike without training wheels until I was I believe EIGHT

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Po Campo Roscoe Crossbody Bag
Fashion, Style and ClothingPartsPreviews

Ever since Po Campo sent out an email a couple weeks back about the new colors in the Roscoe Crossbody bag I’ve been waiting patiently for Quality Bicycle Products to get them instock. I had hoped they would get them in before Frostbike (industry trade show this week) but unfortunately

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Mountain Goat FKR Rigid
Bike ProfileMountain

The thoughts and details during a bike build are what make a great bike shop a resource and a dream factory for bicycle geeks like myself. These custom bike builds are what keep me inspired and excited to continue to work within the industry. Mountain Goat Route 29 from First Flight Bikes in

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Lights on the trail
BlogCycling TipsGuest PostMountain

A guest post by Laura Colbert of Loose Nuts Cycles in Atlanta, GA. I am planning to do some mountain bike racing this spring and thus have been trying to get some extra miles on my mountain bike.  Living in the middle of Atlanta makes this difficult, especially during the

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Motivational Monday with Lori
MotivationMotivational Monday

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Lori, North Carolina WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Road riding and mountain biking WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? Of course, learning to ride when I was 5 or 6. What really gave me the bug for riding the road…a friend and I

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Charlotte Short Track
Race Reports

A race report that was almost forgotten, as I’m typing this 6 days later in the Philadelphia airport during a layover. My last race of the Charlotte Winter Short Track Series had a handful of ups and downs. As I was only able to race 4 out of 5 races

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DZR White SPD Sneaker
Fashion, Style and Clothing

New additions to the DZR Urban Collection. These vintage styled SPD Compatible Sneaker are fully Vegan, made with textiles and synthetics. MSRP: $99 Size Range: 41-47 Pretty cool shoes coming out from DZR. I hope to see smaller range as 41 is roughly a 9 womens!

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Reality Bikes Pinarella Dogma
Bike Profile

The thoughts and details during a bike build are what make a great bike shop a resource and a dream factory for bicycle geeks like myself. These custom bike builds are what keep me inspired and excited to continue to work within the industry. Few more bike profiles over yonder. Pinarello

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