OLD ENOUGH TO KNOW BETTER BUT HERE WE ARE...

Two guys who've been around the block a few times sharing their thoughts, and opinions, about bike stuff.

Bicycle Industry ‘Standards’ & Sustainability

By Rich

Reading Time: 5 minutes Mention the word ‘standard’ to anyone who knows something about bikes and you’ll be greeted with a wry smile, an eye roll, an angry tirade, or all of the above. Sure, ‘standards’ exist, but can something really be called a ‘standard’ when there’s more than one? Or, when it comes to bottom brackets, when it feels like we’re closer to a hundred and one… And yet, in almost the same breath, there’s seemingly fresh cause to celebrate as more and…

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160mm…. San Andreas Mk II Review

By Gerard

Reading Time: 5 minutes And hanging there, next to the Zen, it goaded me EVERY. SINGLE. TIME, I pulled the Zen off the rack until, finally, for some shits and giggles, I gave it another go; you know, just for the hell of it.

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SIT – Sprint Interval Training

By Gerard
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Reading Time: 11 minutes I, like many out there, have been riding for far too long and have always worked to the accepted basics of mileage establishes base fitness and targeted sessions build strength etc. etc. Nowhere, in all those years, did I ever hear or read anyone saying sure, 2 minutes a session is all you need.

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Pivot Point

By Gerard

Reading Time: 4 minutes Quite literally when this frame, a pre-production sample, was being welded up, frames for 27.5″ were already in production. That meant at least a year and a half prior, the ‘industry’ had already decided that the 26″ wheel was dead.

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