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1,000 Posts Brings Me Back to the Bike Shop

1,000 posts since starting this site in July of 2009 and I find it very fitting as I will be going back in to the bike shop life this coming Monday as the general manager of all things management at Salvagetti Bicycle Workshop here in Denver, Colorado.

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2014 Breck Epic: Final Day!

Yesterday was the final stage of racing at the 2014 Breck Epic for Amy Thomas. Catch all of her stage recaps here! It’s really hard to believe today was the last day. While I am relieved to no longer sleep in compression tights and eat boatloads of sugar throughout the day, I am really sad it’s over. This week of riding I will never forget, in part…

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2014 Beti Bike Bash Recap

If you are a cyclist of any kind (road, cross, hybrid, etc.) an want to see or experience an amazing event, come to the Beti Bike Bash next year.

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Review: Trek Lexa SLX Women’s Road Bike

At the end of the day there are many great bikes in this price range. Trek has taken a different stance with a very unique frameset and I believe most women will be very happy with their choice of the bike.

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Colorado Women’s Cycling Events

Colorado is home to fabulous cycling events like the US Pro Challenge and the Triple By Pass. Our lovely state is also home to several amazing women’s only bike events and races.

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Why Should We Buy Local When It Isn’t Equal?

During the past month of mad scrambles to get presents and my new routine of walking the streets of Boulder, Colorado, past boutique’s and chains I have become jaded. Sidebar: I believe my feelings changed around the time American Express started pushing “Small Business Saturday” the day after Black Friday several years ago. If you really are a small business owner, there is a chance…

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Handmade Cycling Gift Ideas

You have less than two weeks until Christmas and you still haven’t gotten that perfect gift for the cycling loving person in your life. Here are some unique ideas that you probably won’t find on Amazon. Tomorrow I will be posting my “must-have” gift list for all of you last minute gift buying friends. You can also checkout my Pinterest Cycling Gift Guide. Bike Tube…

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Recap of Interbike 2013

Incase you missed it, last week was Interbike in Las Vegas. While I was there mostly on official business working the booth of Pearl Izumi Custom I did have the opportunity to walk the show room floor early before the masses were let in. Buzz Words of the Show 27.5 It seems that every brand has a 27.5 wheeled mountain bike coming out. Bags Backpacks,…

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