Triathlon Cycling

Best Smart Bike Trainers and Cycling Apps Buying Guide

If a global pandemic taught us anything, it is that we should all have ways to get quality workouts inside our own homes.  We expect this trend to endure in 2021 and beyond. While the "smart bike trainer" phenomenon had been gradually building ...

Wahoo Kickr Bike Review

I’m kind of a pushover for Wahoo cycling equipment. Last year, when I upgraded to the Wahoo Kickr Axis, I knew I would never want to go back to another brand of trainer. It does exactly what I need it to do on top of being extremely reliable. ...

Pearl Izumi Cycling Shoes

I started my cycling journey on a very tight budget, so my first pair of road cycling shoes were a discounted and discontinued model of Pearl Izumi Mountain Bike shoes. And to this day, they are still my go-to shoe for gravel, CX, bad weather ...

Wahoo KICKR Smart Trainer Review

Wahoo evolved as a different type of cycling trainer company.  Whereas a company like CycleOps was borne out of the traditional bike trainer market, Wahoo started in 2009 as the maker of connectivity and sensor devices.  It was only after three or ...

Best Bike and Cycling Computers

A good bike computer can be a great way to get more out of cycling. Competitive cyclists, triathletes, weekend athletes, and bike commuters alike are continuously looking for getting more out of their rides, adding to the training quality and ...

Garmin Rally Power Meter Pedal Review

The Garmin Rally power meter pedal is a cycling gadget that any gear junkie is going to be intrigued by.  We were too, so we gave the pedals a 2-month test. Over many miles and many types of rides, here is what we thought: Overview and How We ...

Power Meter Buying Guide – Review of the Best Models

Cycling power meters can help cyclists take their conditioning and speed to the next level.  A good power meter might not be on the "basic needs" list for a beginner, but many intermediate and advanced cyclists and triathletes can benefit from one. ...

Nike vs. Pearl Izumi Cycling Shoes

Which cycling shoe is right for you?  Two top brands are Nike and Pearl Izumi.  Between the two, it's not an easy choice to make when you're in the market for new cycling shoes. We'll take a look at each of these brands and compare a few of their ...

7 Best Cycling Shorts

Outside of your bike and its key components, and of course your helmet to protect your head, cycling shorts might be most important bike gear purchase you make. We always suggest prioritizing "contact points" when thinking about upgrading your ...

Wattbike Review

When I am shopping for the perfect indoor exercise bike, there are some non-negotiables. The ride has to be smooth and feel as close to my real bike as possible, the gears have to change seamlessly, the software must include ANT+ to connect to my ...