Nikolaus Gravel Ride 2020

Nikolaus Gravel Ride 2020, Germany: The Mud Edition – by Timo Rokitta

At the end of 2020, when only a few gravel events took place, the organizers of the Nibelungen gravel ride invited riders to their traditional “Nikolaus Gravel Ride”. However, the weather conditions were not suitable to encourage mass participation. But, 12 hardy, weatherproof and water-resistant gravel riders came to the start in Worms (Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany). […]

shimano path less paved video

Shimano takes The Path Less Paved: Video & Photos of the Gravel Cycling Experience

“For decades, cycling disciplines have diverged, and in some cases, even polarized from each other. Road bikes stay on the road and mountain bikes stay on the trails. But in our contemporary age of cross-functional design and innovative engineering, bikes have more recently started to transcend their own genres.” “Take gravel cycling. This relatively ‘new’ […]

sbt grvl 2021 registration

General Registration for SBT GRVL opens Friday 12/4 + Parity + e-Bikes + Covid Measures

General registration for ​SBT GRVL opens this Friday, 12/4 at 7am Mountain Time, with 2,500 riders from all 50 states and 11 countries expected in Steamboat Springs on August 15, 2021. With nearly 2,000 deferred riders (from the canceled 2020 event) already confirmed the 500 additional spots are expected to go quickly. Registration can be […]

gravel cycling in slovenia

The Slovenia West Loop: Part Two by Lajos Kőves

The Slovenia West Loop – Part Two You should consider following Lajos Kőves at his Instagram (@hukovesl), if you haven’t already. Gravel Cyclist is not privy to Lajos’ routes, sorry! Check out Part One of Lajos’ Slovenian adventure, and the links below for his 2020 Italian Ortler Loop: Day One and Two Day Three Day […]