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2014 Trek Lexa SLX

Q & A : What Makes a Bike a Women’s Bike?

Question : What Makes a Bicycle a Womens Bicycle? This is a broad question with  long answer so maybe take a seat. In the old days… Many women rode their bikes with skirts (much like they rode horses side saddle.)  When bicyles were designed for women they came out with a dropped top tube design.  The most popular of these were the “mixte” or step through.  The design is still carried in many lines.  Personally I think i…

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Airborne Goblin 29er

2011 Airborne Goblin 29er Full Review

…of the bike due to this reason.  The folks at Airborne Bicycles are good friends of mine and I hope them to high standards, which means I’ll hold their bikes to high standards to me. If you aren’t familiar with the Airborne Goblin you can read my initial intro over yonder.  The Goblin is a well accessorized budget priced 29er at $1,200.  I say the word budget hesitantly as $1,200 for a mountain bike is out of some folks idea of budget…

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Women in the Bike Industry, Who is to Blame?

…oes on to tell about how it was very difficult for his wife to find a bike that truly fit her, even after trying several different types of bikes and bike shops.  He ends his story with a suggestion that every shop have a key individual for fitting problems. The follow up to the above article is “It’s Womens Fault.”  After a tweet, that mentioned that women are walking into the bike shop without knowledge.  Changing blam…

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2012 Specialized Amira

2012 Specialized Amira: Preview

We have already been lucky to see the 2012 Specialized Womens 29er carbon hardtail, the Fate, but there is another new high end from Specialized this year for women. The Specialized Amira Specialized has tagged this as a true womens race bike. Using years of development from the Allez Dolce in 2003, and Specialized sponsored elite womens road bike teams through the years they now have a new model, the 2012 Amira. Click to…

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Tonight: Bicycle Racing Association of Colorado Women’s Summit

2013 BRAC Womens Summit “2013 – The Year of the Cycling Woman” October 1, 2013 * 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Hosted by: Prestige Imports and the Colorado Womens Cycling Project/Naked Womens Racing Location:  9201 W Colfax Avenue * Lakewood, CO 80215 6:30 Get to know each other / Appetizers / Social time 7:00 Review and Comment – 2013 BRAC Womens Program o Womens Racing Camp o Womens Cross Camp o Senior Women 4 Mentoring Events o Record…

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Signature Cycles Seven Cycles IMX 29er

Signature Cycles Bike of the Week: Seven Cycles IMX 29er

Signature Cycles featured a bike a week on their Facebook and website. After receiving their approval I now plan on reposting ones that catch my eye, either mountain, road or womens hot rods! Seven Cycles IMX 29er Seven Cycles IMX 29er is a carbon and titanium wonder with a burst of color. The Fox Shox fork was custom painted by Seven to match…

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