Featured Bike: Paul Errington’s Shand Stooshie Gravel Bike

“Shand is a small independent British bicycle company located in Scotland, fabricating hand-built production bikes here in the UK as well as designing and supplying carbon fibre bikes manufactured by our partners.” “Started in 2003 by Steven Shand, Shand originally focussed on one-off made-to-order frames, mostly drop-bar off-road bikes but ‘cross bikes, mountain bikes and […]

Press Release: WTB Introduces Dirt-Centric Byway Road Plus Tire

MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA – April 20, 2017 – Last year, WTB introduced Road Plus with the intention of providing riders with a dependable high-volume tire that would allow them to expand road rides beyond their usual paved loops. WTB is now expanding its Road Plus line with the dirt-centric Byway Road Plus TCS tire to encourage […]

Review: WTB Horizon Road Plus 650b Tubeless Ready Tires

“WTB was founded in Marin County, California in 1982, fueled by the need to create durable and reliable mountain bike-specific equipment. Back then mountain biking was a new and burgeoning sport, and mountain bikes weren’t much more than cobbled-together oddities. The original WTB crew was captivated by the experience of riding bikes on dirt trails, and […]

Exclusive Preview: Litespeed’s New Titanium Gravel Bike

“The gravel category continues to be very strong” says Litespeed. The new Litespeed Titanium Gravel bike will now provide customers with expanded tire clearance as well as multiple wheel / tire size options and fender / rack mounts incorporated into the frame and fork.” Advantages of the new Litespeed Titanium Gravel: Increased tire clearance (up […]

Featured Bike: Bob Cumming’s 3T Exploro of the Panaracer Gravel Team

3T is an Italian cycling components company with a long and successful history in the sport. Founded in 1961, components manufactured by the company are synonymous in the world of amateur and professional road cycling. First known as 3TTT – Tecnologia del Tubo Torino (Turin Tube Technology), the Milano based company has always pushed the envelope […]

Press Release: American Classic Celebrates 35 Years at Sea Otter Expo

American Classic was founded by Bill Shook in 1982 is celebrating 35 years of wheel and component design in the bicycle industry. “I can’t believe it’s been 35 years! The thought of engineering bike parts as career was always an aspiration. It’s been a ‘pinch me’ moment from the beginning, thanks to a lot of […]

Press Release: Vittoria Elusion Disc Wheels – Optimized for gravel and more

Stillwater, Oklahoma was the venue of the recent Land Run 100 gravel race, and the site of Vittoria’s USA-only launch of a new range of gravel tires, the Terreno. But the new tires weren’t the only thing that Vittoria was sporting at Land Run 100. Hidden in plain sight was the company’s newest wheelset, the Elusion, a […]

Featured Bike: David Gillanders’ Moth Attack Gravel / Cross / Road Bike

I live in Southern California, and I like racing cyclocross, even though I am incredibly bad at it. I wanted more than just a cross bike, rather a bike with slightly larger tire clearance and slightly more road-like geometry. Ideally, I could take this bike to gravel events or ride on the road, especially during long […]