VIDEO: 2017 Almanzo 100 – The Granddaddy of all Gravel Races

May 20, 2017 marked the 11th running of Almanzo 100, often considered the Granddaddy of all gravel races. This edition will be remembered as the wettest in the history of the race. 1.47″ of rain fell in the Twin Cities on that day, just two hours further north. Check out the race report from JOM […]

VIDEO: Episode 6 – Ask the Gravel Cyclist Crew a Question!

Episode Six of “Ask the Gravel Cyclist Crew a Question” can be seen below. Questions in this episode: What are your thoughts on suspension seatposts and stems for gravel racing? How does one increase dirt descending skills without a requisite increase in injury? Are there schools or advice columns? Is it an innate skill, or just […]

Interview: Dylan Morton – 2017 Alexander 380. Spring Valley, Minnesota

JOM of the Gravel Cyclist crew caught up Dylan Morton, first time competitor at the Alexander 380 – a 380 mile race that is the longest of the races affiliated with Almanzo – often considered the Granddaddy of all gravel races. Topics covered include sleep deprivation, endurance training and more… Thanks for watching! Don’t forget […]

VIDEO: Episode 5 – Ask the Gravel Cyclist Crew a Question!

Episode Five of “Ask the Gravel Cyclist Crew a Question” can be seen below. Questions in this episode: I travel a lot with my job and wonder how I can find dirt roads or routes in the areas that I travel? Mostly, I travel in southern Georgia and Florida. Also, what about bikes and tyres […]

VIDEO: 2017 Paris to Ancaster – Paris, County of Brant, Ontario, Canada

April 30, 2017 marked the 24th running of Paris to Ancaster, a unique Canadian event that can best be described as a steeplechase of cycling. Gravel roads, pavement, mud, trails, farm tracks and farm paddocks. This event has everything! Over 1,500 riders signed up for the 70 kilometre event in five waves. Check out the […]

VIDEO: Episode 4 – Ask the Gravel Cyclist Crew a Question!

Episode Four of “Ask the Gravel Cyclist Crew a Question”, can be seen below. Questions in this episode: How do I get a Gravel Cyclist t-shirt or jersey? In a long race or ride, say something longer than six hours, how do you keep your Garmin or other cycling computer from going dead? I purchased […]

VIDEO: Sunday Arvo (Afternoon) Urban Gravel Ride – Adelaide, South Australia

The Sunday arvo (afternoon) urban gravel ride. JOM’s last ride for 2017 in South Australia, this short video shows footage of the city, suburbs and nearby gravel roads of Adelaide, South Australia. Thanks for watching! Don’t forget to Like the Gravel Cyclist Facebook page, follow G.C. on Instagram and subscribe to our Youtube Channel. We […]

VIDEO: Episode 3 – Ask the Gravel Cyclist Crew a Question!

Episode Three of “Ask the Gravel Cyclist Crew a Question”, can be seen below. Questions in this episode: If you were to install your tires backwards (as in directional specific), would you go backwards? If you substituted your hydration mix (or water) for coconut water, would you ride faster? If you could take one of the […]