Assembly Sins

As a group, riders can definitely be a bit nit-picky when it comes to equipment. Sure there are snobs out there who will scoff at anyone not running the latest and greatest (and lightest and fastest) full-carbon, electronic, super-newness, and...

Saddle Swap

Whether you’re yearning for the comforting caress of a Brooks or the racy support of a Selle Royal, there comes a point in every rider’s life when you just know it’s time for a new throne. In today’s post we’ll walk...

How to Tell You Have a Headwind

Nothing can ruin an ordinarily pleasant ride like the wind bashing you in the face, slowing you down, and dragging you back. A strong headwind will make it feel like you're trying to ride your bike underwater, each rotation of the...

Original Bar Swap

Ready to change-up your riding position? Swapping bars can make a big difference to your posture, performance, and help keep your hands happy for miles. In today's post, we'll walk through swapping the stock riser bars for a pair of bullhorns (but...

Spring Checkup

The spring skies are spilling sun, the days are staying light longer, and bikes all over the world are being brought out of hibernation and hitting the road! If your bike's been out of commission (or even if you've been...

QR Q&A

Ever wish you could adjust your fit, change your tire, or pop your front wheel off for locking up without ever picking up a wrench? So did the folks that invented the quick release! In today's post we'll walk-through the common first-time-QR questions,...

Leather Saddle Care

Whether you’re rolling on one of our leather saddles, a Brooks, or that custom buckskin saddle that you hand-made from ethically-harvested reclaimed leather – you want to maintain it so it’ll keep supporting you for years to come. In today’s...

Rainy Ride Relief

With the wet weather showing no signs of waning, it's more important than ever to make sure you're prepared for those rainy day rides. Spinning while you're soaked isn't so bad, but if you can't get dry at your destination...

Disc Brake Basics

With the introduction of our Urban Commuters, everyone’s got disc brakes on the brain. Offering increased stopping power, better brake modulation, and more wet-weather effectiveness, there are lots of reasons to make the switch to discs, but is there anything you...