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T&T Q&A with Brent Bookwalter (@brentbookwalter)

By     |    Feb 23, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear, Cycling News, Nutrition, Rides & Trails, Riding Life     |    No Tweets

Brent Bookwalter is a professional cyclist for BMC Racing Team. He’s raced the Tour de France and the Giro d’Italia and was helping BMC take home the Team Classification win at the Dubai Tour when he answered our questions. Keep reading to see what Brent has to say about racing, training, the Bookwalter Binge, and burritos in this week’s T&T Q&A:   [T&T] What is something you wish you knew when […]

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Get Reynolds Assault Limited, Reynolds Solitude SE Road Wheelsets for 50% Off

By     |    Feb 23, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear     |    No Tweets

Performance Bike will knock 15% off your order of most things today only. That means it’s a good time to scoop up something that’s already on sale or never on sale. These two Reynolds road wheelsets are already on sale for over 40% off. Add in another 15% and you’re looking at a damn good deal for some sweet racing wheels. Reynolds Assault Limited Clincher Road Wheelset, $850 (51% off) […]

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Get a AGU Varese Softshell Cycling Jacket for Under $55 Today

By     |    Feb 22, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear     |    No Tweets

Nashbar’s got a jacket we’ve been writing about included in their Sunday sale today. The AGU Varese Softshell Cycling Jacket is like a Rapha Softshell but a hell-of-a-lot cheaper. Today you can get one for $55, nearly 70% off the suggested price. From the reviews, it sounds like the sleeves run long. If you’re tall, that’s good news. AGU Varese Softshell Cycling Jacket, $55 (68% off) The Dutch are certainly familiar […]

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Breakaway Deals, Feb. 17 : Andy Hampsten Edition

By     |    Feb 17, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear     |    No Tweets

New name this week — Breakaway Deals. They’re the deals that are 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: Channel Your Inner Andy Hampsten Some things are too perfect not to pair. Here’s […]

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T&T Q&A with Todd Wells (@yotwells)

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

Todd Wells is a 9x National Champion who has also won the Leadville 100 and La Ruta de Los Conquistadors. He knows what it takes to win when you’re getting down and dirty on two wheels, and he shares his knowledge with us here in this week’s T&T Q&A. [TT] What is something you wish you knew when you first started cycling? [Todd Wells] I wish I knew that you don’t […]

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Five President’s Day Cycling Sales Ranked

By     |    Feb 16, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear, Cycling News     |    No Tweets

Today, we remember all presidents and honor them with sales savings. Because a president likes nothing more than cutting prices, well, taxes probably, and reducing governmental regulation … I mean free shipping. Whatever. There’s a precident for this. (Bah-dum-tss.) Enough. There are some sales going on today. Here’s what’s worth a look: 1) Nashbar’s 20% Off, Free Shipping This is by far the best sale. 20% off your order, free shipping. Very few […]

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Shop @NoTubes @VittoriaTires @ReynoldsCycling @Louis_Garneau and More in the @bike_nashbar President’s Day Sale

By     |    Feb 13, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear     |    No Tweets

Nashbar is running a pretty great President’s Day sale. They’ll knock 20% off most items — and that’s 20% off your ORDER, not just a single item. Plus, they’ll give you free shipping, even for oversized items like bikes and wheels. Here are a few items worth a look that don’t normally make the cut. Cyclocross Wheelset Deals:   Reynolds Assault SLG Disc Carbon Tubular Wheelset, $880 (50% off) Stan’s Notubes […]

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Deal Domestique, Feb. 10 : Smith PivLock Sunglasses for 40% Off and More

By     |    Feb 10, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear     |    No Tweets

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. We are your team of domestiques that’ll save you money on the equipment you need. Here’s what’s worth a look this week: Big Deal: Smith PivLock Sunglasses Smith PivLock Sunglasses are some of the most desirable shields in the peloton. Get a […]

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Get a Pearl Izumi Elite Softshell Jacket for 46% Off Today

By     |    Feb 9, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear     |    No Tweets

Nashbar’s doing one of their periodic single-item sales today. You’ll get 22% off nearly anything along with free shipping today. What’s worth a look? Something for spring — maybe a Pearl Izumi Elite Softshell Jacket? Use promo code 28533 to get the extra savings. Pearl Izumi Elite Softshell Jacket, $94 (46% off) This jacket will project you from wind and wet weather, and it’s currently under $100 and about 75% cheaper than this […]

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Deal Domestique, Feb. 3 : Ridley Cyclocross Sale, Bikes 40% Off and More

By     |    Feb 3, 2015
Posted in: Bike Gear     |    No Tweets

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. We are your team of domestiques that’ll save you money on the equipment you need. Here’s what’s worth a look this week: Big Deal: Ridley Cyclocross Sale Ridley started in 1997 and quickly became a leading producer of cyclocross bikes, especially in […]

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