Press Release: Showers Pass releases new lightweight waterproof gloves and socks

“PORTLAND, OR – Showers Pass – www.showerspass.com – continues their product innovations that protect outdoor enthusiasts against foul weather with the latest release of the Crosspoint Waterproof Gloves and Socks. The Crosspoint Glove and Socks are fully waterproof and made with 3 bonded layers. A wear resistant knit exterior that feels like a regular knit glove, a […]

Unlikely Gravel: Orange County, California – a Photo Essay by Eric Foltz

Orange County, California isn’t an area you’d typically associate with gravel cycling. The area is home to the original Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm and surf beaches such as Huntington Beach. Orange County also happens to be one of the largest urban areas in the world, yet if you know where to ride, there are over […]

All about Gearing for Gravel Bikes

Gearing selection is part of the puzzle that goes into preparing one’s bike for a ride, event or race. To some, this subject can be a bit mysterious, almost in the same vein as the right tyre pressure. To have it spot on yields a ride that is sublime and enjoyable. Get it wrong, and those […]

Featured Bike: Andrew Vince’s Merit Plus Carbon Gravel Bike

About Merit Bikes “We are a small garage brand located in the Czech Republic founded by one enthusiast and one ex-pro rider. We have no ambition to compete with top brands who produce all categories of bikes. We produce only what we use ourselves. We can respond quickly to new market requirements and offer an […]

Review: Endura Sport’s Pro SL Bib Shorts and FS260-Pro SL Lite Jersey

“Endura was founded in Scotland in 1993 with a no-nonsense commitment to advancing the performance and function of cycle apparel for all. As a maverick brand, it immediately launched a host of novel and challenging products that have gone on to earn iconic status globally and in many cases reset the benchmark of function and […]

VIDEO: Using a Cyclocross Bike as a Gravel Bike – Real World Experiences + Bike Setup

Can you use a cyclocross bike as a gravel bike?! Sure! In this short video, JOM of the Gravel Cyclist crew discusses his cyclocross bike setup as used at events such as Gravel Worlds, Crusher in the Tushar, Almanzo 100 and Paris to Ancaster – Real World Experiences – not conjecture. You can also ride […]

Featured Bike: Twin Six Standard Titanium Rando Gravel Bike

About Twin Tix “Over a decade ago, the bike industry’s slow uphill grind to better graphic apparel options turned riders into unwilling billboards and unfortunate cartoon characterizations. In 2005, fed up with an uninspired selection of choices for technical gear, we set out to change the face of cycling apparel and the predictable regurgitation of […]

Video Interview: Mark Lynskey of Lynskey Performance Designs – Part Three

JOM of the Gravel Cyclist crew interviews Mark Lynskey, CEO of Lynskey Performance Designs, a company renown for their high-performance titanium bicycle frames. In the third and final interview, Mark discusses gravel bikes and related design. Check out our Lynskey Factory Tour Video and our review of the Lynskey GR250. Part One of our interview with Mark […]