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Bike Mechanic: Tales from the Road and the Workshop

The role of the bike mechanic on a pro cycling team is complicated and often stressful – they are part psychologist, part gopher, part technician, and always busy. When the team goes to sleep at night, the day is only

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Inside the Peloton: 2015 Tour de France Videos by GoPro

With the advent of tiny and rugged personal video cameras, we’ve been able to get closer than ever to action sports. The Tour de France is leading the way with their partnerships with GoPro and Velon – mounting GoPro video cameras on multiple riders

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The Rider by Tim Krabbe

Arguably the most famous date in literary fiction is June 16, 1904…Bloomsday…the single day James Joyce steers protagonists Leopold Bloom and Stephen Dedalus throughout the streets of Dublin. “Ulysses” is a fearsomely lengthy, legendary tome: dense, complex, employing different literary

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Five Ways to Make Cycling Part of Your Daily Life

National Bike Month may be over, the time when we in the cycling industry go all-out to preach the gospel of pedal-powered bliss, but we believe that any month on the calendar qualifies as Bike Month! Hopping on a bike for

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Star Wars and Bikes – May the Fourth Be With You

Since today is Star Wars Day, “May the Fourth be with you”, we couldn’t help but highlight a few of the cycling/Star Wars crossovers that we’ve spotted on the intergalactic interwebs. Riding bikes and being a fan of Star Wars

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