Post Archive

April 2013

Jaybird Bluebud X Headphones

Yes, I wear headphones when I ride. Don’t worry, I can hear the cars beside me and if we ride together I promise I won’t ride with them in. Meet the Jaybird Bluebuds X Micro-sized bluetooth buds MSRP: $169.99 Wireless music and phone calls In-ear white noise reduction that eliminates

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Motivational Monday with Suzanne E.
MotivationMotivational Monday

What is your name and location? Suzanne E. San Diego California What type of cycling do you enjoy? Road, Track and baby trailer park hopping What is your first cycling memory? I was four and the much bigger neighbor kid got a banana seat bike with ape hangers. I asked

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Mother's Day
Women's Cycling

I’m drafting up Mother’s Day idea list, either ideas of what to do bike related (Cyclofemme) or gift ideas for those waiting for the last minute perfect gift. What are you wanting bike related?

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Surly Pugsley Yellow

If you have been keeping tabs on me lately you know that I am moving to Denver, CO where my lady is going into her intern year as a doctor in pediatrics. When we recently went to Denver to look at houses one of our top priorities was that she

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Specialized Rumor Review

It is a rewarding time as a woman that loves bikes. More styles of bikes are being released, especially in the full suspension trail category. Specialized came out swinging with the Rumor, a 110mm travel 29er bike. This bike will be for the girl that loves to climb but wants

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Giant Avail Inspire 2013
Bike ProfileMotivation

Liv/Giant teamed up with Young Survival Coalition for a 2nd contest to design a new Giant bike for 2013. Barbara’s winning design of cherry blossoms has very personal meanings to me (I have a large tattoo of cherry blossom’s on my left arm/shoulder.) Check out the bike and continue to read Barbara’s

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6 hours warrior creek 2013
Race ReportsTraining

This was the fourth year of testing my metal against the 6 Hours of Warrior Creek. Each year as half of a women’s duo, my partner Melissa has always been the ringer for us and I wanted to be able to pull my half of the race as strong as

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Soul Glow LED Neon Wheel Lights

I’m always looking for creative and fun ways to stay safe on the bike. A new LED light string looks to be creative and fun, without a crazy price tag. Soul Glow LED Neon Wheel Lights $30 a set, coming in Green – Blue –  Red – White – Pink – Purple – Turquoise – Yellow These lights claim to be weather resistant

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NoDa Gran Prix
Event Coverage

There are a lot of great road races happening in the Charlotte, NC area this weekend. The Dilworth Crit, the pro “big time” Presby Crit, and my favorite…. the NoDa Grand Prix. Why is this Race so Awesome? First, I’m biased as it is put on my team 36th Street

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Here’s the short story, between now and middle of June my little family is moving to Denver Colorado. Why Denver, CO? Great question… My better half is starting pediatric residency as a rockstar doctor at Children’s Hospital Colorado. Orientation starts June 17th, and we are relocating! Looking for Jobs, Houses

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