Press Release: Pipedream Cycles new Adventure/Gravel-Grinder bike, A.L.I.C.E.

“Pipedream Cycles, a brand hailing from bonny Scotland and the brain-child of Alan Finlay, will soon be releasing their aptly-named adventure bike, A.L.I.C.E. This ‘All-purpose Lightweight Individual Carrying Equipment’ is designed to be equally adept at gravel-grinding, bikepacking and epic trans-continental adventure – it’ll even handle the daily commute.” “Pipedream have specified a custom, triple-butted, […]

Race Report: 2017 Middle Georgia Epic!

“The Middle Georgia Epic is the longest multi-surface road race in Georgia, offering 100km and 200km distances for racers to choose from. The race starts and finishes at the charming Blue Goose, Georgia’s only bike hostel, in Irwinton. Each route consists of gently rolling country roads, with approximately half the route paved, the other half a […]

VIDEO Review: Litespeed T5G Flat Mount Disc Brake Gravel Bike

The Litespeed T5G flat mount disc brake gravel bike landed on the doorstep of Gravel Cyclist HQ in July 2016. Since that time, the T5G has been ridden North and South of the equator, in the USA and Australia. This review also features a ton of drone footage that highlights some of the beautiful gravel […]

Featured Bike: Retro Gravel! JOM’s Vitus 979 L’Eroica Bike

L’Eroica started in 1997 because of one man, Giancarlo Brocci. Giancarlo admired the values of a past cycling so much that he wanted to reconnect others to the heritage that inspired much Italian history; literature, culture, and music. L’Eroica also began as a foundation for the protection and preservation of the last gravel roads in […]

VIDEO: 2017 Mudcrutch Gravel Team Time Trial Ride

The Mudcrutch Gravel Team Time Trial ride, a ride for the Ladies and Gentlemen of gravel cycling – was held about two weeks ago. For more information about what is the Mudcrutch gravel team time trial ride?, follow this link to read the ride report! To see inside a gravel team time trial from the perspective […]

Riding Tips: Planning and Carrying for Long Solo Rides

If you’re a regular visitor to the Gravel Cyclist website, you’ll know this site is about the gravel cycling experience. My friends and I are not elite bike racer types. We are regular people with jobs who lead a cycling-centric lifestyle and have a lot of fun while we’re at it. In my case, I’ve […]

VIDEO: Australian Gravel – The Copper Triangle Loop with Drone footage!

The Copper Coast is a region of South Australia situated in the Northern Yorke Peninsula and comprises the towns of Wallaroo, Kadina, Moonta, Paskeville and Port Hughes. The area is bounded approximately by Wallaroo, Kadina and Moonta is also known as the Copper Triangle. The area is so named because copper was mined there in […]

Ride Report: 2017 Mudcrutch Gravel Team Time Trial

The Mudcrutch Gravel Team Time Trial ride, a ride for the Ladies and Gentlemen of gravel cycling. For those unaware of this concept, a Ladies / Gentlemen’s ride is a loosely formed team time trial among friends. Teams of riders numbering four to seven (there are no fixed rules on this) join together to ride a […]