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Bike Wanderer 9,000km Update

Bike Wanderer 9,000km Update

*2021 Update: It is with heavy hearts that we write this.  Iohan Gueorguiev, aka Bike Wanderer is no longer with us.  Since initially writing this article we became good friends, even spent Thanksgiving together one year so it is hard for us to say this.  But Iohan,...

Panaracer Comet Review – 700×38

Panaracer Comet Review – 700×38

The Comet is a new tire from Panaracer that should grab the attention of riders who are into the adventure and gravel bike scene or even someone simply looking for a very versatile tire on their commuter bike. The Comet is listed as a 700x38mm tire but on my Velocity...

Velocity NoBS Short Term Review

Velocity NoBS Short Term Review

Spring is here and I decided it was time to finally clean all the winter gunk off the Xtracycle and put my Schwalbe Big Apples back on and take the winter tires off, along with replacing all that winter has destroyed like cables and brake pads.  Since I have yet to...

Our Wheel Made it to the South Pole!

Our Wheel Made it to the South Pole!

Daniel just posted this picture of the wheel I built for him on his South Pole by bike expedition!  Not only did the wheel I build for him make it there fine but he also liked the little note of encouragement I threw on at the last minute so much that he kept it on...

Family On Bikes, Bike Maintenance While on Tour

Family On Bikes, Bike Maintenance While on Tour

I was talking with Nancy from Family on Bikes, the family who among other big adventures has toured from Alaska to Argentina, about why do touring cyclists let themselves get into very unsafe situations simply from letting maintenance issues go for far too long. The...

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