Kickstarter: The BiKase SuperBand Stows Anything on Your Bike

25 May, 2016 Bek

The SuperBand: Versatile, Non-Invasive Cycling Mount If we’ve learned anything from Kickstarter, it’s that good bike things come from Wisconsin. We’ve also learned that the weather can get pretty rough over there, which is probably what makes Wisconsiners so innovative. The folks at BiKASE aren’t letting us down. They’ve just recently […]

Pearl Izumi Elite Escape Kits Reviewed – Bike Month Motivation

20 May, 2016 Bek

Pearl Izumi Men’s & Women’s Elite Kits Reviewed: Gear for Your Bike Month Commute It’s still May. And we’re still celebrating Bike Month with the help of PeopleForBikes and Pearl Izumi. We’ve tested two full kits from Pearl Izumi with the lens of using these as daily commuters or on longer mileage training […]

Strava Brings Live Segments to iOS and Android Phones

18 May, 2016 Bek

Feeling bitter about not owning the latest and greatest Garmin replete with all the Strava bells? Well the peeps at Strava  have heard your groans. Now, they’re bringing Live Segments to mobile devices. “Last July, we launched Live Segments for Garmin cycling computers and saw that athletes really enjoyed the feature. […]

Orica GreenEdge Recreates Giro Sprint Stage with Toys

11 May, 2016 Bek

Team Orica GreenEdge at the Giro Pro cycling team, Orica GreenEdge have been tearing it up lately . . . on YouTube. Their playlist of videos includes backstage looks at races like Paris-Roubaix, which was quite the success for them and Mathew Hayman especially. We’ve included that video below as well, but […]

Commuting Tips & Gear Recommendations for a Safe Bike Month

10 May, 2016 Bek

Are you stoked? You should be. It’s National Bike Month! And, yes, we know it’s actually week 2 of Bike Month, but our enthusiasm hasn’t slowed down much (of course, it might be the extra sugar we’re eating to keep us logging those miles). So, with the help of PeopleForBikes and […]

How Should Cycling Jerseys Fit?

6 May, 2016 Alpha Ninja

Matt: “I’m making the jump from workout shirts to a bike jersey, but I don’t know what size to buy. How should cycling jerseys fit? Do you have any recommendations for brands?” Cool. I like your question, Matt. Because it shows a couple of things: you’ve got guts, and you […]