New Rubber: Vittoria releases trio of new gravel tires

Vittoria chose Stillwater, Oklahoma and last weekend’s Land Run 100 gravel race, for the USA-only launch of a trio of new gravel tires; the Terreno Dry, Terreno Mix and Terreno Wet. The tires are the first line of gravel tires to use three separate rubber compounds and Vittoria’s Graphene technology. Vittoria claims this technology gives the rider […]

The 2017 Land Run 100 Experience – Stillwater, Oklahoma

“Land Run 100 is a 100 mile, self supported, gravel road race through the red gravel roads of Oklahoma.” But, there is more to this event than a simple description. For 2017, Land Run 100 sees its 5th year of operation, and like so many other events on the Gravel Cyclist’s calendar, this one sold […]

Ride Report: 2017 Dirt(y) Pecan Dirt Road Epic – Monticello, Florida

Saturday March 4, 2017 marked the third running of the Dirt(y) Pecan, a free event beginning and ending in Monticello, Florida. Riders faced the first world problems of choosing between 60, 100 or 150 mile routes containing dirt, gravel and clay roads, and a wee small amount of paved roads – or bitumen as we call them in […]

VIDEO: 2017 Heartbreaker Cycling Invitational Charity Ride – Gainesville, Florida

Saturday, February 27, 2017, JOM of the Gravel Cyclist crew organized the 6th Annual Heartbreaker Cycling Invitational Charity Ride event in Gainesville, Florida. All moneys taken benefited the Retirement Home for Horses in Alachua, Florida. Thank you to event host One Love Cafe and attending riders, especially those who donated! Thanks for watching! Don’t forget […]

Race Report: Assault on Mount Currahee – by K-Dogg

According to Wikipedia, Currahee is a Cherokee word for Mount “Stand Alone” and possibly meant someone who is very brave. There was also a vicious civil war battle (The Battle of Currahee) fought in 1864 between Union and Confederate soldiers. The Confederates won. The name Currahee was later adopted by the very brave 506th Parachute […]

Press Release: Rolf Prima releases New Carbon Adventure Wheelset

Eugene, Oregon – Rolf Prima, the USA, hand built wheel manufacturer, is diving deeper into adventure wheels. Expanding on their well-received Hyalite family, they will be releasing a new carbon clincher version at this year’s North American Handmade Bicycle Show. The new Hyalite ES Carbon is an adventure ready partner for the long haul. Available […]

Featured Bike: Dustin Gaddis’ Zukas Cycles All-Road Gravel Bike

About Zukas Cycles: Nate Zukas – “I started frame building to help others like myself with in between size issues. At 5’7” with a 31.5″ inseam and long arms, a typical 52/53cm frame just would not work with longer cranks. A larger 54cm frame would give me the crank dimensions, but the rest of the […]

VIDEO: 2017 Middle Georgia Epic!

February 18, 2017 saw the inaugural running of the Middle Georgia Epic – a 100km or 200km gravel ride that meanders through along the quiet and scenic, dirt, gravel and clay roads that this area is well-known for. For a detailed run-down on the ride itself, please take a gander at the ride reports: JOM […]