Jenny Kallista, the 45-year-old founder of the Appalachian Bicycle Institute in Asheville, North Carolina, cranked out her first pedal strokes at 4 years old. She mastered how to change a flat at age 8 under her dad’s direction at home in Illinois. Then, as a teenager, she asked a bike shop for an apprenticeship. Her […]
The Bontrager Flatline Mountain Shoe features a Vibram rubber outsole and uniform tread pattern that’s directional at the toe and heel with the aim of providing a consistent, predictable interface between pedal.
A pilgrimage around the base of 19,000-foot-high giants is considered a holy undertaking, and those lucky enough to finish this arduous circuit — known as the Yading Kora — hope the effort will purify a lifetime of negative karma.