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2013 Surly Bikes Cross Check
Bike ProfileBlogCyclocrossMountainPreviews

I’ve been biased to the Surly brand since 2003. This is about when I purchased my first Karate Monkey “29er” and then again in 2004 when I picked up a hidden stock of the pink 1×1. Since then I’ve had many bikes with the Surly logo stickered down the side.

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Active Angelz
BlogFashion, Style and ClothingInterbike 2012Previews

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.

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GU Electrolyte Brew Review
BlogFood

Reviewing a nutritional item is so different than trying on a pair of shorts. Even restaurants I struggle with reviews. What I like is much different than what you may like, but my job is to tell you about my experience and you come up with a conclusion that fits you to

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Icebreaker Halo Short Review
AdventuresClothingFashion, Style and Clothing

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

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2013 Civia Cycles
BikesBlog

Some teaser photos until I can write up the full 2013 Civia Cycles reveal!

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Surly Krampus
Bike ProfileBikesBlogMountainPreviews

The last 10 days of my existence I’ve been in Utah drinking in all of the new bike knowledge I could handle. One of the biggest things that came out of the event of Saddle Drive was a new fatty bike from Surly Bikes. Meet the Surly Krampus

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Foundry Cycles Auger B1
Bike ProfileBikesBlogCyclocross

As a rep for Quality Bicycle Products I have many bikes that are ridden and driven all around the Southeast. They are *all* considered demo’s, so if you are in the southeast and want to try out one of my bikes let me know in the comments or drop me

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Hydrapak Soft Flask
AccessoriesBlogFood

On long rides I use gels, every 30 minutes on rides over 3 hours. On races under 3 hours I use it as well to keep my legs turning over well. On the longer rides I carry a flask or two of gel instead of single packages. The single packages

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Chrome Dolores Review
BlogClothingFashion, Style and ClothingPreviews

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

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