Press Release: USECF & Grinder Nationals

United States Endurance Cycling Association – USECF The USECF has been sanctioning endurance cycling events since 2016 and our goal is to support the continued growth of endurance cycling at the grass roots level. We provide inexpensive event insurance with no membership or license fees, free race director resources & free consulting for race directors […]

VIDEO: Episode 1 – Ask the Gravel Cyclist Crew a Question!

Episode One of our new segment, “Ask the Gravel Cyclist Crew a Question”, can be seen below. Questions in this episode: Looking to build a new bike for gravel and hardpack trails with 650B wheels for a smaller female rider. What are the pro’s and cons of such a bike with 650B wheels and tires? […]

The Gravel Cyclist Dirty Kanza 200 Training Plan – Part One

Dirty Kanza 200 is not a race to be taken lightly. Two hundred miles of road cycling in one day is difficult enough. For a gravel race such as Dirty Kanza, the rough and unforgiving gravel road surfaces add another element for a rider to deal with. Over 95% of the roads comprising the course are […]

VIDEO: 2017 Land Run 100 – Stillwater, Oklahoma

March 11, 2017 marked the 5th running of the Land Run 100, a benchmark gravel event held in the small college town of Stillwater, Oklahoma. Close to 1,000 riders started the event. You can check out the race report from JOM of the Gravel Cyclist crew HERE. Below, the 2017 Land Run 100 race video! Thanks […]

Press Release: WTB Expands High-End Road (and Gravel) with Exposure 32c Tire

A new tire option for Roubaix type races TAIPEI, TAIWAN – March 21, 2017 – Building upon the proven versatility of its high end tubeless road tires, WTB has added a 32mm tread pattern to its family of Exposure Road TCS tires. WTB understands that road riding isn’t always as tame as often portrayed and […]

New Event: Giro Announces Grinduro UK

GIRO EXPANDS GRINDURO TO UK Partners with Fabric for July 15th Event on Isle of Arran, Scotland (March 21, 2017– Scotts Valley, CA) – Adding a second event for 2017, Giro Sport Design has partnered with Fabric to bring Grinduro to the UK. On July 15, 400 riders will get to experience Grinduro’s unique blend […]

REVIEW: Panaracer GravelKing Mud Tires

Panaracer was founded in 1953 in Japan and began life manufacturing rubber products for a variety of commercial and consumer applications. In 1978, the company switched solely to the production of bicycle tyres. Today, Panaracer is still manufacturing only bicycle tires and is the last Japanese manufacturer still producing bicycle tires in Japan. The company feels […]

Race Report: 2017 Big Scrub Gravel Buzz – Ocala, Florida – by Dr. Pain

The second annual Big Scrub Gravel Buzz occurred on March 11, 2017. This event, in addition to being an excellent ride through Ocala National Forest and environs thereabout, benefits the “American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Ocala.” And there was beer… provided by Infinite Ale Works, the starting and ending point of […]