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August 2013

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A bike mechanic nerd, tools are a soft spot or me and if you witness my tool collection as I’m fixing up your bike, you’ll understand. The Nutter Cycle Multi Tool caught my eye as it’s simple, yet overly designed, and classy as it rolls up for your jersey pocket

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AccessoriesCommuting

Chrome’s latest limited launch is a collaboration Chrome X Blue Lug with Blue Lug Bike Shop in Tokyo is my favorite one so far. The hints of blue and mirror’d tagline hidden on the back or bottom of the bag is clutch.; the Victor is my personal favorite. Chrome

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bikeshare
AdventuresBetter Bike Industry

Last summer I was fortunate enough to witness Charlotte’s B-Cycle program launch and most recently I live in the town of Denver that embraces bike share with stations all over Denver proper, and Boulder having another large program 30 minutes up the road. While I haven’t been an avid user

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Pearl Izumi Driving Retail
Better Bike Industry

Presented by: Bruce Schofield, Retail Services Lead, Pearl iZUMi Store owners that use printed custom shop shirts for the staff to wear, can also promote your brand. Custom shop apparel helps you to run a more organized business. Custom shop shirts not only further promotes your brand, it tells your customer

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Team Cycleton
AdventuresWomen's Cycling

Over the years I have been lucky enough to be embraced, grow with and learn from some great women’s groups. The first that comes to mind is Artemis Racing out of the Mid-Atlantic and then there are the Dirt Diva’s in Charlotte, NC. As I mentioned earlier this week, one

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Chicked
Adventures

Thanks to Facebook I stumbled across a great summary of a girls chicking the guys. As a female cyclist I often feel the double edged sword of riding with guys. Recently I’ve been fortunate to find a couple groups of good guys to ride with. One based out of our

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AccessoriesCommutingFashion, Style and Clothing

Being seen at night is a big concern for most cyclist (yet reflectors are the first thing that come off new bikes.) Chrome is launching a limited run of Reflective Camo Bags that are made in the USA. What looks normal in the day, lights up when a car light

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Motivational Monday with Janette
MotivationMotivational Monday

Motivational Monday, a Monday tradition at Bike Shop Girl, my goal to keep you motivated and to be striving on the bike even during a hard week or long hours at work.

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Banjo Brothers Frame Bag
AccessoriesBagsBike CommutingCommutingReviews

Above is a great example of what I normally carried in the frame bag. A random piece of fruit or a small, light-weight, rain jacket are missing from the photo. Roughly a month ago I did a quick preview of the Banjo Brothers Frame Bag, which you can read over

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Colorado CyclingRaceWomen's Cycling

The US Pro Challenge hits Fort Collins this Saturday, and so does the Fort Follies’ Women’s Grand Prix with many other women’s events.   Ride with the Stars       8am : Event starts at 8am. Enjoy a leisurely ride with some of the professional ladies! Will ride to Crankenstein’s

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