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June 4, 2019

The Best Cycling Jackets for Commuting, Mountain Biking and More

Two cyclists pedal a remote paved road near a sparse forest under grey skies

Whether you’re a casual cyclist or take the sport seriously, a good cycling jacket can make the difference between an enjoyable ride and a miserable slog. Navigating the realm of cycling jackets can be difficult due to the amount of options available, and the right jacket for you depends on how you ride and your […]

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June 4, 2019

Video: Parallel feat. Brandon Semenuk and Ryan Howard

You’re probably pretty used to seeing Brandon Semenuk on his own with his releases from Revel Co, but with his first video project of 2019, Semenuk flips the script and brings in Ryan Howard along to create Parallel.

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June 4, 2019

Video: Danny MacAskill joins the Adidas family

The 33-year-old’s newest video showcases both Danny’s trails and enduro mountain biking skills – each of which merges to create a highly entertaining and creative edit.

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June 3, 2019

Review: Canyon Grail AL 7.0 105 Gravel Bike

The same geometry and pedigree as the double handlebar Grail, the Grail AL is aimed at the gravel riders and races that like the stiffness of alloy and the price point it offers.

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May 31, 2019

Camp Recipe: Tofu Stir-Fry

Tofu stir fry plated

Fried tofu, sautéed veggies, and hearty rice all in one skillet. This dish is the epitome of a one pot wonder! You can use whatever protein you have on hand, but for this dish, we chose to go with tofu. On its own, tofu doesn’t have a lot of flavor. So we whipped up a […]

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May 31, 2019

What’s best mix of new Shimano XTR, XT, and SLX?

Now that Shimano has three 12-speed drivetrains with interchangeable parts, one of the most common questions is, what’s the best blend of parts to maximize performance while keeping weight and price in check. Here are some answers.

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May 30, 2019

Inside the Mind of Heather ‘Anish’ Anderson

Heather Anderson walks with a heavy pack across a bald mountain with stormy skies in the distance

“Well, here goes,” she wrote in the trail register at the southern terminus of the Pacific Crest Trail. She second-guessed her vagueness, and her modesty. “To Canada!” she added, in tiny print, before walking north—alone. Sixty days, 17 hours, and 12 minutes later, on Aug. 7,  2013, Heather “Anish” Anderson would tag the marker at […]

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May 30, 2019

Hot Deals from Jenson USA

Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great sales going and this week is no exception. Check out these smoking deals and get them before they are gone.

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May 30, 2019

Shimano XT 12-speed Launched

Like XTR, the centerpiece of new Shimano XT is a 12-speed 10-51 gear range that offers just a touch more breadth than SRAM’s wildly popular Eagle 10-50 drivetrains.

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