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Interbike 2012 Gravity Check Clothing

Interbike ’12: Gravity Check Cycling and Lifestyle Clothing

Keep up to date with the Bike Shop Girl coverage of the 2012 Interbike Trade Show with coverage, previews, exclusives and interviews Fashion, meets fashion, that you would go to a mall and wear. Oh wait, it has cycling function? Sign me up now. Meet Gravity Check Cycling Clothing. gravity-check.com

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Active Angelz

Interbike ’12: Active Angelz

A Bike Shop Girl exclusive, first look at the new Active Angelz line that will be launched next week at Interbike! Active Angelez’s Launches New Female Endurance Athlete Line September 19th at the Interbike Expo 2012 Active Angelz announces their athletic line’s launch at the Interbike Expo, September 19th at booth 12138. Be one of the first to feature and review this line before it hits the…

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Icebreaker Halo Short Review

Icebreaker Halo Shorts Review: Take Two

Last summer I reviewed the Icebreaker Halo jersey and shorts. As I rode around today in the Halo shorts I felt pretty compelled to do a follow up on these shorts, as they deserve it. If you shop at Dick’s Sporting Goods and not REI, or believe in working out at the gym and not hiking, you may not understand the ways of wool. (Please…

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Viva la Bicicleta Tee

Viva La Bicicleta

Philosophy of Viva La Bicicleta  Simple: get everyone out on a bike and riding. Viva encourages everyone to feel the freedom one gets from riding a bicycle. You see more of your surroundings, feel the wind in your hair (under your helmet!), and get your blood pumping from being active. We then feel good about ourselves. Tshirts and Posters available. My favorite is this awesome track poster!

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Chrome Dolores Review

Preview: Chrome Dolores Shoes

For the past few years I have heard the spectrum of reviews on Chrome’s shoes. Chrome, known first for their made in the US bags that started in Colorado. Now the company is based out of San Francisco and has probably 3/4 of their line made over seas. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing, just putting some back story out there. Back to Chrome’s shoes…

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Fat Cyclist Twin Six

List of Love: Twin Six

I use a lot of bike gear, I ride about 5-7 days a week depending on work and I use a lot of bike gear. As I abuse and use things I want to start talking about brands or products that I fully support. Don’t think of these as reviews but as manifestos of LOVE. Let’s take a moment, flip back to Interbike of 2005….

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Giro DJ Glove Review

Short & Sweet Review: Giro DJ Gloves

Touch points on the bike are critical. I talk about saddles, shorts, grips, gloves and shoes enough that I hope you realize how important those comforts are. Introducing Giro DJ Gloves $34.99 Last week I was in Piney Flats Bicycles in Piney Flats, TN. On their wall a rather bright pair of gloves caught my eye. Giro DJ Gloves, the padding was minimum, the venting…

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