cicli galetti steel gravel bike review

Feature: Cicli Galetti Steel Trail / Gravel Bike – The Italian Gravel Bike

For almost a century, the Galetti brand has defined itself by the craftsmanship of its products, namely the manufacture of artisanal bicycles. A lot has changed in the world – and the world of cycling – since Cicli Galetti first opened its doors for business in 1920. In addition to the construction of modern-day steel […]

northwave extreme xc shoe review

Review: Northwave Extreme XC Gravel / Cyclocross / Mountain Bike Shoes

Founded by Gianni Piva in Montebelluna, Italy in the early 1980’s, Northwave began operations as a shoe manufacturer, producing shoes for other companies. During the late 1980’s, the sport of snowboarding was in its formative years, but Gianni Piva saw an opportunity and began manufacturing snowboarding boots, again for other companies. After a period of market […]

moots psychlox rsl review

Featured Bike: Jimmie Vaughan’s Moots PsychloX RSL Titanium Cross Bike turned Gravel Bike

About Moots “Moots Cycles has been handcrafting bicycle frames in Steamboat Springs, Colorado since 1981. The company is known for building the finest quality titanium road, mountain, cross, and specialty bicycle frames, and select components from its facility in the Rocky Mountains.” “In recognition of Moots’ business leadership, product innovation and corporate / environmental responsibility Moots has been […]

fsa sl-k modular bb386evo crankset review and weights

Review: FSA SL-K Modular Adventure BB386EVO Crankset with Subcompact Chainrings

About Full Speed Ahead “Full Speed Ahead (FSA) produces world-class bicycle components for road cycling and mountain biking and we support many of the world’s leading road and mountain bike teams.” This is according to the FSA’s company page, which doesn’t read into the company’s beginnings and later history. But, one thing is for certain, […]

funk cycles versa review

Press Release: New in 2017, Funk Cycles Introduces the Versa – The Ultimate in Versatility

About Funk Cycles Daryl Funk started Funk Cycles in the late 1980’s with a focus on aluminum elevated chain stay mountain bike frames. Then, in the early 2000’s, Daryl put Funk Cycles in the direction of Titanium! From 2004 to today, most Funk frames have been manufactured around their full suspension pivot-less mountain bike platform, […]

Press Release: Spurcycle Launches New Titanium Multi-Tool

Precision Bell Makers take Precision to task with Machined Titanium Multi-Tool Sausalito, California – Spurcycle, creators of what is said to be the best bicycle bell that money can buy, are launching a new made in USA multi-tool. Wrapped in a slim fabric case, the $69 minimalist tool makes a very satisfying addition to your […]

2018 focus mares cyclocross bike review

Feature: 2018 Focus Mares Force 1 CX Bike – Which Doubles as a Gravel Bike

Focus Bikes is a bicycle manufacturer based out of Cloppenberg, Germany. Its German roots are attributed to company founder, Mike Kluge, a former world cyclocross champion. Focus Bikes are well known in the United States, particularly in the world of cyclocross. The bike in this article, the 2018 Focus Mares Force 1 is intended for […]

Review: RideAir “Never Ride Flat” Inflation System

The idea behind RideAir was dreamed up in March of 2015, with a rough prototype built for feasibility testing just one month later. Since then, the RideAir product has gone from strength to strength, from successful funding of its Kickstarter campaign in June of 2015, to the first production run just two years later in […]