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Tacx Neo 2T Review

tacx neo 2t review

The Tacx Neo 2T — Tacx’s latest and highest end smart trainer model is a great smart bike trainer.  We view it as the Cadillac of all bike trainers — or maybe we should get with the times, and say it is the Tesla.  Actually, the Neo is the Tesla in a few ways, not … Read more

Gravel Bike Buying Guide and 3 Best Models

gravel bike on road

If you are not yet into gravel biking, there is a good chance that you soon will be. Of all cycling categories (road, mountain, time trial, etc), one of the only that has been showing strong year-over-year growth is gravel biking.  Even before the COVID year when everyone suddenly rediscovered their outdoor passions, gravel bikes … Read more

Park Tool Bike Repair Stand Review

park tool repair stands

Park Tool bike repair stands should be on the short list for anyone considering a home bike mechanic stand.  They are some of the best on the market, and west gave them a first-hand test. We will talk more in a different piece about what to look for in your bike stand, but the Park … Read more

Garmin 1030 Edge Plus Review

Garmin Edge 1030 Plus

We spent a couple months riding with the Garmin Edge 1030 Plus bike computer, both in road as well as gravel and off-road conditions. We came away impressed, but want to provide a full assessment for you. Here is what our experience told us. What is it the Garmin Edge 1030 Plus? The Garmin 1030 … Read more

Floor Bike Tire Pump Buying Guide

bike tire pumps

After dropping 3-or-4 figures on a nice new road bike or time trial bike, you might think an accessory like a floor bike tire pump is an afterthought.  Don’t. The ability to pump your bike’s tires quickly and accurately should be a staple of your cycling equipment collection.  A good floor bike tire pump is … Read more

Great Gravel Bike Races

gravel bike race

Gravel bike races are becoming a popular outdoor event.  Folks who enjoy cycling have really taken to gravel bikes, and the natural next step is for them to find races and large events.  Anyone who has done a gravel bike race knows that they are fun, challenging, and attract a great group of people.  Not … Read more

7 Things to Look For When Buying a Triathlon Wetsuit

tri wetsuits

Buying a wetsuit means you’ll have to navigate through a labyrinth of brand marketing and buzzwords in order to make a selection that’s right for both your ambitions and, not to mention, your budget.  While there are plenty of wetsuit options for experience, expert triathletes, the majority of wetsuits sold are geared more toward beginner … Read more

Avoiding Cars While Cycling

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of freedom you get when you’re cycling down a quiet road, the wind in your hair and the sun on your face. Unfortunately, you may only get this experience when there aren’t many cars around. Cycling on busy roads can be dangerous, especially if you don’t know how to … Read more