Featured Bike: Felt Fx FRD with SRAM eTap

“Felt was founded by Jim Felt in early 1994 when Felt products were distributed by Answer Products. Felt nearly disappeared from the domestic market following a fallout with Answer after a 7-year relationship. The brand was relaunched in 2001 as an independent company.” – source Wikipedia. Since that time, Felt has developed several unique bicycle technologies. Felt extensively […]

Featured Bike: Ritchey Breakaway Ti CX Gravel Travel bike with SRAM eTap

Tom Ritchey is a man who has been around cycling a long time. In the company of fellows like Joe Breeze, Charlie Kelly, Gary Fisher and a few others, these guys pretty much invented mountain biking. Tom continued to be an innovator, producing his well known line of mountain bikes through the 1980’s along with 90’s classics such the […]

VIDEO Review: SRAM eTap Review on Gravel – Part One

SRAM’s revolutionary wireless gear shifting system has been in development for some time, and was recently made available to the cycling public. If you’ve been paying attention, you would have caught our world-first video sneak peak of the system in action, way back in January 2015 at that year’s Tour Down Under. Forward to August […]

Interbike 2015: SRAM RED ETap – Wireless Electronic Shifting

January 2015 – JOM of Gravel Cyclist captured video of the elusive SRAM RED ETap system at the Tour Down Under. August 2015 – SRAM RED ETap is officially released prior to Eurobike 2015 and marks SRAM’s entry into the electronic shifting market. No wires – an innovative and intuitive system of shifting gears that […]