Ergon GC2
BlogMechanics

…grocery shopping adventure last night I was ready to check over the bike and make needed changes.   Until both lights in my garage popped.    Did I mention it was 8:30pm and dark now outside?  Even darker in my garage… Never fail, I pulled out my contractors lights and set them up. Look into the light… Next I loosened up my stem to clean out any dirt that may be causing the creaking.   Oh yeah, my handlebar was cracked.  Gotta love alumi…

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Planet Bike Superflash Turbo Review
BlogPreviews

Blinky lights, especially rear lights, are very crucial to a road cyclist, I’ve ranted about it before.. Even during the day you should be rocking a blinky to be seen. Planet Bike Superflash Turbo The Planet Bike Superflash has been a favorite of mine for awhile.  With the Superflash Turbo, Planet Bike have outdone themselves. MSRP : $34.99 One Watt Power LED plus 2 red LEDs for visibility up to 1 mile New attention-grabbing Turbo flash pa…

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Chrome Mini Messenger Bag Review
BlogCyclingPartsWomen's Cycling

…ded flap on sides to keep out rain when the bag is closed Reflective straps on the back buckles Loop for blinky light on tail of bag Bottle opener on the buckle Several pockets to keep the small things from getting lost in my bag What the Chrome Mini Messenger Bag Is The Mini Messenger is perfect for those looking for a slimmer and trimmer messenger bag.   It isn’t as bulky or combersome as most messenger bags.   The colors I picked stand o…

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Sea Otter Classic Twitter
BlogCyclingEvent Coverage

…am_obrien – Think of me when you think of Assos, BMC and Suunto. Wandering sales rep and court jester. @lmlightlife – Light and Motion Lights. @MarthaVan – Action Wipes owner. Get clean with Action Wipes @MasiBicycles – A legendary brand with a bright future! @matt_simpson1 – New Hampshire @MikeSted – 9x US National Champion Stunt Rider @MissRidingKay – Student, Folsom, CA @MootsCycles – Handcrafted…

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Marla Streb Interview
BlogInterviewsMotivational Monday

…major struggle! For the last 4 months, I’ve been trying to buy a 6,000 sq/ft commercial property (with liquor license- woo hoo!) to create Baltimore’s first “Bike Cafe”. We hope to close the deal within a month… The “HandleBar” will be a full cafe with fresh roasted coffee, light fare, beer/wine/liquor, and unlimited, free indoor bike parking. Also, we will retail new and used bikes and accessories….

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WRC's Women's Night Out
BlogEvent Coverage

…the latest in bikes, clothes, gear, events and more! WHO: You and all your cycling friends! Refreshments, wine, light hors d’ouevres, and the famed Venus De Miles cupcakes. Expecting 350 / 400 Women . . . and booked 38 Vendors and Women’s Events for our Expo area.  Plus Trek, Specialized, Orbea and Cervelo.Catered treats, two wine bars, a beer tasting by Avery Brewing, a dessert table and a chocolate bar.   Plus raffles every thirty minutes…

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Lake Norman Bicycle Route
BlogEvent Coverage

…st Hicks Creek Rd., and another right onto Lytton Farm.) Continue to Troutman, turning right on Old Mountain Rd. to reach US 21/NC 115.  At the light, turn right.  After a ¼ mile, turn left at Old Murdock, then right onto Eastway.  Notice the “Richardson Greenway” path across from Town Hall.  In ¾-mile return to the Depot.  If you’re hungry, enjoy one of the several restaurants you just passed along Main St….

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