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Diamondback Bikes On Sale For 20% Off

By     |    Apr 2, 2015
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Jenson USA is running a Diamondback bike sale to kick-off April. Here are a few bicycles worth a look: Diamondback Century Disc Road Bike, $1,040 (20% off) Long-distance comfort, a mix of Shimano Tiagra and 105, and disc brakes make this a badass road bike worth considering if your regular road rides contain some gravel. Want something even a bit more sturdy? Keep reading.   Diamondback Haanjo Trail Bike, $1,650 (11% […]

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Breakaway Deals, Mar. 31 : FSA K-Force Road Components For Up To 70% Off And More

By     |    Mar 31, 2015
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Breakaway Deals are out ahead of the pack and worth grabbing. At Trail & Tarmac, we scour the web for the best road cycling and mountain bike gear deals so that you can spend more time riding and less time shopping. Here’s what’s worth a look this week: Big Deal: FSA K-Force Road Components Chain Reaction Cycles has marked their FSA K-Force components way, way down. If you’re looking for some carbon go-fast bits, […]

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T&T Q&A with Matthew Busche (@MatthewBusche)

By     |    Mar 30, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear, Cycling News, Nutrition, Rides & Trails, Riding Life     |    No Tweets

Matthew Busche competed in his first Tour de France in 2014, riding to support Trek Factory Racing teammates Haimar Zubeldia and Fränk Schleck. See what he has to say about training, European racing, and chocolate milk in this week’s T&T Q&A: [T&T]  What is something you wish you knew when you first started cycling? [Matthew Busche] My path to cycling was non-traditional — I started late and transitioned to Europe quickly. For me, […]

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Get 20% Off From Competitive Cyclist*

By     |    Mar 30, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear     |    No Tweets

Like shopping at Competitive Cyclist? Yeah. Me too. Prices can be a bit strong sometime, so today’s deal is worth considering. But there are some conditions, hence the *. The * is that it’s 20% off one single full-priced item — not your entire order. Not applied to an already-on-sale Quarq powermeter. It’s got to be full-priced. Here’s their text: Now through April 7, use coupon code SPRINGBREAK at checkout […]

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Breakaway Deals, Mar. 24 : Some Of The Best Mountain Bike and Road Cycling Shoes For 40-60% Off And More

By     |    Mar 24, 2015
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Breakaway Deals are out ahead of the pack and worth watching. At Trail & Tarmac, we scour the web for the best road cycling and mountain bike gear deals so that you can spend more time riding and less time shopping. Here’s what’s worth a look this week: Big Deal: The Best Mountain Bike and Road Cycling Shoes Last week, Chelsea Factor reminded us how great it is to ride in new shoes. This […]

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Orbea Bikes On Sale For 15-33% Off From Jenson USA

By     |    Mar 23, 2015
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Jenson USA has a number of Orbea road bikes on sale to start off the week (and one mountain bike). Most of them are last year’s models, but they’re definitely still worth a look. Here’s what Jenson has to say about Orbea: Building on nearly a century of evolution as a company, Orbea continually pushes the limits of elite cycling performance. Orbea is proudly located in Basque country and puts […]

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The 10 Best Things About Riding in Spring

By     |    Mar 19, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear, Cycling News, Rides & Trails, Riding Life     |    No Tweets

After yet another long, harsh winter across most of the country, most of us are itching to get off the blasted trainer and get back outside. Record low temperatures and higher-than-average snowfalls have made this a particularly harsh winter. And it’s not be over yet. So, to get our minds off the cold, gray winter, lets take a few minutes to talk about what makes riding in Spring so great. If […]

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Breakaway Deals, Mar. 17 : Gore Bike Wear Phantom 2.0 SO Jacket For 40% Off And More

By     |    Mar 17, 2015
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Breakaway Deals are out ahead of the pack and worth watching. At Trail & Tarmac, we scour the web for the best road cycling and mountain bike gear deals so that you can spend more time riding and less time shopping. Here’s what’s worth a look this week: Big Deal: Gore Bike Wear Phantom 2.0 SO Jacket The Gore Bike Wear Phantom 2.0 SO Jacket is highly-rated and on sale right now for 40% off […]

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T&T Q&A with Chelsea Factor (@chelsfactor)

By     |    Mar 16, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear, Cycling News, Nutrition, Rides & Trails, Riding Life     |    No Tweets

Chelsea Factor rides for Outcast Racing Team and is a graduate student at FIU in Miami, Florida. See how she balances grad school with her ambitious cycling goals in this week’s T&T Q&A: [T&T] What is something you wish you knew when you first started cycling? [Chelsea Factor] When I first started, I wish someone would have told me what was cool, and what wasn’t cool to wear. I could have really used some style points. […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Bike Sales

By     |    Mar 16, 2015
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Nothing says “hooray for day-drinking” quite like a good ol’ fashioned retail sale, right? Well … anything can be an excuse for commerce. Here’s what’s worth a look: Nashbar’s 17% Off + Free Shipping If you spend $17, you’ll get 17% off, plus free shipping kicks when you spend $50. Take the opportunity to stock up on your favorite nutrition. GU Energy Gel 24 Pack, $12.50 (57% + 17% off) […]

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