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Salsa Casseroll

Full Review: 2012 Salsa Cycles Casseroll

…ility to rock fatty 700×38 with fenders this bike is more than a road bike. This bike is a go to commuter, light touring and really to do everything beside the hard single track riding. This bike would fit in well next to your Trek Madone for when you want to be more up right, haul some panniers or maybe take the slower path next to your kids and want a more stable riding geometry. The bike is ready for multiple riding positions Earlier this…

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Colorful Knog Lights

Safety is a big thing for me.  Helmets, lights and brakes on those fixed gear bikes are all important things.  Any customer that comes through the shop getting into cycling or buying a new bike the two must accessories are a well fit helmet and a rear blinky light.  So that I don’t sounds like I’m pushing things at them I explain the basics, you have one head (duh) and a good light will give drivers a good warning that you are up the…

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Tomorrow is my Birthday, This is What I’m Wishing For

…I’m currently building up my single speed cyclocross bike.  I can’t help but crave my do-all, road, light off road, machine. Raleigh XXIX Belt Drive Single Speed. Do I really need to say more? Light & Motion 1400 Lumen crazy, it would be like walking on the moon when night riding Luna Sport Gear Bee’s Knee Warmers Knee warmers are some of my favorite clothing accessory for cycling Sweet Pea Boob Boom While, I’m current…

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What’s in Your Bag?

…eating and doesn’t want to stop. Contents from top left to bottom right include : Planet Bike Blaze Front Light (best & brightest battery operated front light in my opinion) Spare tampon, always in there because you never know Pen Moleskin with another pen inside Pedro’s Pink Tire Lever Bontrager Roll Bar Multi Tool Serfas hand pump, which I can’t even tell the model I’ve had it for so long Twin-Six wool cap, incase I…

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Where Do You Go Now?

…through with ease.  I smile – it is a great day and a great way to begin the weekend. Stop at the traffic light At the intersection of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, I stop at a red light.  Time the next light well to roll through easily with the green. Slowing At the intersection of South Caldwell and 3rd Street.  This intersection always has cars pulling illegally from the parking lot on the right.  Tap the brakes once more as an oncoming car c…

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YMX Core Long Sleeve Top

YMX Core Long Sleeve Top

…e and think yoga the fit and style really fit in well across cycling. The fit is sexy, the material is soft and light. As YMX rolls out more fall and winter clothing I’ll be picking out my favorite’s to share with you. YMX Core Long Sleeve Top MSRP: $98 Details: This pink Tribal print long sleeve top is feminine and energetic. Perfect for workout, running, cycling, or with your favorite pair of jeans, this YMX top is sure to be a favo…

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2012 Trek Lush Carbon

Review: 2012 Trek Lush Women’s Full Suspension Mountain Bike

…fits women better, has a better stand over and everything I have read on test rides, the Lush reacts better to lighter weight women with the suspension setup. I’m 160lbs, so I don’t need to worry about the lighter weight suspension setup! Overall Impression Since the Trek Lush Carbon was a loaned bike from a traveling rep I didn’t have the bike as long as I normally do. I didn’t make as many long 5 hour rides in the mount…

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Holiday Wish List for Bicyclist: Stocking Stuffers

…sonal favorite is Breakfast Buzz, Bike Shop Girl will probably have a private label of this after the holidays! Lights and more Lights It’s that time of the year that either it’s dreary on your road ride or you aren’t mountain biking after work because you can’t see. Help out your cyclist, keep them riding and safe! On the road option 1: To be seen, this is for the front and back on the road when it’s getting dark. I…

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Liv/giant 27.5

Liv/Giant Goes to Only 27.5″ for Mountain Bikes in 2014

…This year Liv/giant’s entire off-road line-up, from sport-level to elite, features bikes with 27.5-inch wheels. Lighter Weight More Efficient Better Control In comparison to 26 and 29-inch wheel size options, our research shows that 27.5 offers the ideal combination of light weight, efficiency, and control for female riders. Here are the factors that make this wheel size especially ideal for women. These three factors combined create the best pos…

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TwinSix Tshirts

Essential Cycling Holiday Gift Guide

…to your bike. CO2 for easy inflation, tire levers and patch kits to keep you rolling.  Click to Buy Rear Blinky Light You need a rear light, so does your loved ones. Click to Buy Soft Good Essentials  Defeet Wool Socks It’s that time of year in Colorado that my Defeet Wool socks are being worn as often as they are clean, and sometimes even when they are dirty.     Click to Buy TwinSix Tall Socks Favorite summer socks, ever.   Clic…

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