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Chainlinks: Best of the Bike Web, March 14, 2014

By     |    Mar 14, 2014
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Sun in Anchorage That’s got to be a sign of spring. Don’t Pull Old Man Winter’s Icy Finger Just send him an email, I guess. Paso Robles, April 19 Ride with RKP. Check out their new site later today. SRAM CX1 Buke Hugger runs down the new gear from SRAM. Indy is Rad Next Radder Day Ride is March 29th. Paris-Nice History Great article from The Inner Ring on Paris-Nice. They’re Giving […]

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Chainlinks: Best of the Bike Web, February 27, 2014

By     |    Feb 27, 2014
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Fender Fix Need a front fender tab? The geniuses at Bike Hacks have a solution just in time for spring. Spring? Still a fan of the snow after this winter? Head over the RKP. I’m done with winter. Spring, please. Let’s do this. Well, Maybe in Yosemite Winter still looks gorgeous there. At Least There’s More Time to Write Want to be a contributor over at FatCyclist.com? Read this. Then […]

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Chainlinks: Best of the Bike Web, February 12, 2014

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My Old Stomping Grounds Bike Rumor shared this great picture of Kettle Moraine State Forest, home of some of my favorite near-Milwaukee singletrack. I need to get back over there. Tip Your Bike Mechanic? Seriously. Maybe it’s time to add on 15-20%. [via Urban Velo and Bike Rumor] Why I Want a Fatbike Explained I could ride it 76 days! I could become like 16% of fatbikers and own two! […]

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Feedly Sells Bikes (Kinda)

By     |    Feb 7, 2014
Posted in: Cycling News, Riding Life     |    No Tweets

I use Feedly to keep up with all the bike blogs I read. Today’s mix made me laugh. First it was this post from Bikey Face: Everybody Get a Bike. I chuckled at the too-real situations where a bike is the answer nobody seems to consider. Want to eat cake and not go to the gym? Get a bike! The post makes a good point. The more we dwell on […]

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Chainlinks: Best of the Bike Web, February 2, 2014

By     |    Feb 4, 2014
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What if Zombies Ride? From Fat Cyclist: The Zombie Apocalypse is coming. You have seven months to prepare. Yeah, I know. Some of you are saying, “Hey, seven months isn’t exactly a lot of time to prepare. As long as you’re sending blog posts into the past, why didn’t you send it back ten years? Or at least five?” It’s a great post. Read it all > The Cobbles Coming […]

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Chainlinks: Best of the Bike Web, January 21, 2014

By     |    Jan 21, 2014
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Ride With Headphones? Read This. Urban Velo and Chicago based injury lawyer, Brendan Kevenides clear up the confusion: Generally, listening to music while riding a bike is not illegal. However, to know for sure whether doing so is okay or not, two questions must be answered: 1) How are you listening to your music? 2) Where are you? Keep reading > Does This Trail Make Me Look Fatbike? Bike Rumor interviews Gary […]

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Chainlinks: Best of the Bike Web, January 10, 2014

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All Praise the Fat Bike Bike Rumor ran a great article titled, Hate Fatbikes? You’re Doing It Wrong. It includes this: There comes a point with a normal mountain bike in the snow that you end up carrying or pushing your bike more than riding it. Deep snow, fluffy snow, even ice are much more easily dealt with when you have 4” wide rubber underneath you. In addition to the […]

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Happy Holidays from Trail & Tarmac!

By     |    Dec 23, 2013
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We may be a new site, but that’s not a reason to work over the holidays! We hope you’re able to enjoy some time with your families and get in a few good winter rides. Need some up-to-the-minute cycling content? Click here.

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Chainlinks: Best of the Bike Web, 12/19/2013

By     |    Dec 19, 2013
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The SRAM Hydraulic Brake Saga Continues This time it’s with a video from SRAM president, Stan Day. If you haven’t heard: stop using your SRAM hydraulic road brakes immediately. They’ve been recalled. [via bikerumor.com] One More Reason to Move to Seattle Seattle is planning a two-way bikeway for part of the Burke-Gilman Trail in its Ballard neighborhood. This is good news for anybody seeking out some happy hour oysters at The Walrus […]

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The Cyclepassion 2014 calendar is now available.

By     |    Dec 18, 2013
Posted in: Bike Gear, Cycling News     |    No Tweets

The Cyclepassion 2014 calendar is now available. It features scantily-clad cycling stars and some pretty sweet bikes too. Get it here. Euros, though, and it ships from Germany. Maybe Amazon will get some in stock. TBD. Never heard of the Cyclepassion calendar? Check out the behind-the-scenes video below. [via bikehugger.com]

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