BiKASE Launches The CoolKASE Bike Cooler on Kickstarter

7 August, 2017

If there’s one thing cyclists love it’s drinking. While I personally imbibe nothing stronger than a chilled iced tea (no sugar, thanks), taking a long draught of the perfectly brewed good stuff is pretty much the most satisfying end to a long ride. Or a short ride! Because, heck, what’s […]

The Best Cycling Shoes for Wide Feet – And Where You Can Find Them

4 August, 2017

You know the numbing pain. The toe-crushing discomfort of ill-fitting cycling shoes. Pinky toes screaming at you to stop your training ride and immediately build a bonfire to destroy those kicks once and for all. You are not alone. I also feel your struggle. I also have buckled under the […]

Shimano RC9 S-Phyre, My New Favorite Road Cycling Shoes – Review

3 August, 2017

SHIMANO RC9 S-PHYRE ROAD CYCLING SHOES REVIEW If I had one way to describe Shimano’s S-Phyre shoes, it would be like slipping on a pair of pillows and riding around. Except, those pillows also have incredible stiffness, power transfer, and a totally slip-free fit. OK, I know my comparison is […]

Affordable Racing-Level Cycling Shoes – Bont Riot+ Review

27 July, 2017

Bont Riot+ Boa Road Cycling Shoes – Review Bont Cycling has always been at the forefront of the market, and their perfect fit via heat-molding shoes are a staple for the wide width crowd. With a range that starts at a pretty budget friendly price of $179 MSRP (currently going […]

Why Rokform’s Fuzion Pro & Stem Mount Are My Go-To Phone Protection

9 July, 2017

Carrying my phone on the bike is usually, well, a stinking hassle. Especially with the popularity of extra-grande-sized models that barely fit (or sometimes stick out of) a jersey pocket. But I’ve since found a solution. I’m currently sticking it to gravity with Rokform’s iPhone cases and bike stem mount […]

There Are No Stupid Questions

Ask Alpha Ninja
10 November, 2014
  It still happens. To this day, my palms perspire, and my voice shakes a bit as I tell the employee¬†at my LBS what I’m looking for. This isn’t because the people at my LBS [...]

How Often Should I Replace My Bike Tires?

Ask Alpha Ninja
12 February, 2015
Jared: “I’ve never changed the tires on my bike, and I’ve had it for two years. How do I know when I need new ones?” Jared: Back in college, I had a teammate on the [...]
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