Gear Reviews and News


Review: Wahoo Fitness TICKR X heart rate monitor/workout tracker

Wahoo Fitness’ new TICKR X tracks and records vital workout data with or without the use of smart device. Check it out.

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First Ride: GoPro HERO4 Silver Edition

Quick edit: Our new GoPro HERO4 Silver showed up Thursday and we cranked out a first edit and some sample pics within hours.

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Abus’ versatile line of locks, cables and chains help secure your bike, peace-of-mind

We put a half-dozen ABUS locks to the test over the last several months–all passed with flying colors. See which one is right for you.

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BicycleBlueBook.com takes guess work out of buying and selling used bikes

Whether you need to sell a bike to make room for a new one, or are looking for a second-hand bargain, BicycleBlueBook.com brings automotive-style valuation structure to two wheels.

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Zwift combines social video gaming with indoor cycling in new training platform

An online subscription gaming and training platform announced yesterday promises to help break the monotony of indoor cycling workouts and usher users into a world where video game technology, social networking and indoor cycling converge in a “massive multi-player online game” called Zwift.

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First Look: Magellan enters the US market with the Cyclo 505 and Cyclo 315

A familiar name in GPS brings bike specific computers to market with a host of cool, customizable features and an easy-to-use interface.

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First Look: TriggerPoint GRID, GRID STK and NANO Foot Roller

TriggerPoint helps tired and/or aging mountain biker bodies with and expanding set of recovery equipment.

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Interbike: Feedback Sports Velo Wall Post storage solution

New Velo Wall Post from Feedback Sports brings hanging event bike rack concept home.

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JetBlack Interbike 2014

Australian-based JetBlack Cycling hits 2015 with a new mobile training app and updated stationary trainers.

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Interbike: Hiplok DC wearable bike lock and cable combo

Interbike: Hiplok DC clip-on U-lock and cable a comfortable solution to ULS–Unweildy Lock Syndrome.

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Interbike: 2015 9point8 Fall Line dropper seatpost

Interbike: 9point8’s value-minded Fall Line dropper post promises great performance, has cool remote options, and checks in at reasonable price.

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Park Tool Interbike 2014

Park Tool continues to make your life easier with 30+ new offerings for 2015 including their Internal Cable Routing Kit, Disc Brake Mount Facing Set, and Dummy Hub.

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Video: Bontrager Flash Charger Tubeless Pump

The Bontrager Flash Charger floor pump fills up an auxiliary tank up to 160psi to deliver a shot of air to seat tubeless tires consistently. Here’s our first test of this pump.

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Swagman Interbike 2014

Swagman highlights their 2015 line of bike racks and accessories that includes the Grid Lock, Skyline, Patrol, and Enforcer racks, Spire fork adapter and Tailwhip tailgate pad.

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RacerMate Interbike 2014

RacerMate CompuTrainer, Velotron trainer and new Open Source Network for developers to write software for use with the CompuTrainer are featured at Interbike.

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Lezyne Interbike 2014

Lezyne’s brand new KTV and KTV Pro, Zecto Auto and Macro Drive Duo lights are highlighted, along with their Control Drive CO2 inflator and ABS pen gauge hand pump.

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Interbike: KS adds paddle-style seatpost remote for 1x bikes

Interbike: KS introduces new under-bar remote option for controlling their cable-actuated adjustable seatposts.

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Interbike: Petal Power’s New Chamois Cream System for Women

Petal Power launches new women’s Joy Ride chamois creme system with natural ingredients.

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Interbike: SPY Omen MX goggles, Quanta and Screw sunglasses

Highlights from SPY eyewear including Happy Lens technology

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Interbike: KitBrix modular gear organizers

Interbike: UK-based KitBrix introduces modular gear storage and transport system at Interbike’s Outdoor Demo.

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Interbike: 100% delivers with the Racecraft and Accuri goggles

100% is a brand that has risen to new heights in two short years. Check out their most popular goggles and find out why.

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Eurobike: 6 awesome bike things for kids

Eurobike: Show proves that when it comes to childrens’ bike gear, there’s really no question about it–these kids got it good.

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Eurobike: Topeak’s Transformer X a combo pump and bike stand

Topeak’s Eurobike Award-winning Transformer X pump holds your bike while you inflate the tires.

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Eurobike: GoPro Fetch dog harness camera mount

GoPro’s Fetch dog camera mount gives you a dog’s-eye-view of your ride.

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First Look: Giro Quarter helmet and Blok goggles

Giro introduces a full-featured $40 skate and pump track helmet. They also redesigned the Blok goggle to optimize it for all mountain biking.

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