Fri, Jul 06, 18
Where touring meets mountain biking, you’ll find bikepacking - that new-but-not-really blend of camping, cycling and good times adventuring. With its roots firmly planted in turned-up trousers meandering, the bikepacking boom has swept up bike makers and rubber merchants alike.
Joshua Poertner on Rebuilding SILCA
Tue, Jun 26, 18
Joshua loves to get hate mail. “We print them out and hang them on a board,” he says. “I’m always so proud when we get hate mail. I tell the guys all the time, 'We're doing things that are so different that people will take time out of their day to open write to us. My God, that's amazing. I mean, that's passion, right?'”
Photography Freedom & The Death of Road Cycling Shoes
Tue, Jun 19, 18
I quit wearing road cycling shoes about a year ago. I destroyed every single pair I ever owned within a few months. In case you’re wondering, I wasn’t wrecking them on purpose. And the spontaneous gravel stretches that I often toss into my rides didn’t do the damage, either. The blame lays with the lens.