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Women’s Cycling Magazine Covers Bike Shop Girl

A little while ago I was interviewed by a freelance writer for a new startup magazine dedicated to women, Women’s Cycling Magazine.  The writer wasn’t sure the article would be snagged but she loved Bike Shop Girl and wanted to try to put it under the editors eyes. Yesterday I noticed a tweet that I was featured on Women’s Cycling Magazine online!

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I Spy : Hoo Ha Ride Glide Review

There are tons of different types of chamois butter, from various companies that are special for different reasons. First you have “natural” ingredients, others have a cooling sensation, and some a numbing. Now Hoo Ha Ride Glide is the first chamois butter created by women for women, because guys we are built different down there. Some of you might be asking what chamois butter is. …

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I Spy : Civia Loring Review

Over at EcoVelo they have a Civia Loring on review.  The bike is built up beautifully with front and rear racks, Bamboo wooden inlays and fenders, disc brakes, and  internally geared 9-speed shifting. Hop on over to EcoVelo to see the beautiful bike review or to Civia to buy one!

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Interbike : Nutcase Helmets

Urban Velo is another great source for Interbike news.  One awesome link was to Nutcase Helmets, bmx or skate type helmets in many colors and styles. All price at $50 which is very reasonable for fashion and function.

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Interbike : Wrap Your Bike With Style

Spotted over at Bike Rumor is a new way to “paint” your bike, or rather wrap your bike in a design. It’s called Streetwrapz and boy do I want the argyle!

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Interbike : Cow Bike Seat

Photos from Interbike are leaking in, one of the most interesting is the following Brooks B-17.  Photo from John F.

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I Spy : 2010 Raleigh Preview

A small birdy sent me previews of very hip looking ladies bikes from Raleigh Bicycles for 2010.  It looks like all parts of their ladies bike line up will be expanding. Classic Roadster $520 (Internally Geared 3 Speed) AlleyWay $1,425 Belt Drive! Eva 2.0, 3.0, 4.0 & 8.0 $300, $330, $450 & 650 Calispell I8 $550 Alysa FT2 $725

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I Spy : 2010 Santa Cruz Juliana

Yesterday I spotted on Bike Radar the new 2010 Santa Cruz Juliana.   If I remember right, I believe that the Juliana was one of the first pioneer women’s full suspension mountain bikes. The main changes are smaller, not quite things to make me run out and order a new full suspension bike but it does let us know that Santa Cruz Bikes is thinking of…

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Welcome the Xtracycle Pea Pod LT

There is no hiding how much I love my Xtracycle when I use it as much as possible. PEAPOD LT The fun way to carry your children. Xtracycle is proud to release the PeaPod LT: a child’s bicycle seat that enables a parent to go anywhere they want, carry just about anything they need, and ride with their children in safety and comfort. 

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