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Training Tuesday: Must-Haves For Your First Gravel Event (And What You Can Leave at Home)

<i>Last month coach Kata Skaggs of Arizona provided training tips for cyclists looking to target their first long gravel event. In a follow-up to</i> …

Cyclo-cross

True grit: gravel biking through Wales’ ancient Cambrian heart

“You used to be able to ride through here,” I said. “Yes,” replied my friend Mark, “but that was more than 20 years ago.”<p>We were looking for a dirt road through Cwm Henog forest, to the west of Llanwrtyd Wells in mid-Wales. I cycled around here regularly in the 1980s and 90s when I started mountain …

Scotland

ShockStop Seatpost: Add Suspension to Your Bike by Redshift Sports

An adjustable-stiffness suspension seatpost that smooths out your ride; perfect for gravel, road, commuter, mountain, and e-bikes

Donnelly spins up new 650b Strada & X’Plor tires for Road Plus gravel bikes

Donnelly is jumping into the 650b mixed-surface gravel road tire game, adapting some of their popular adventure riding treads to smaller, fatter …

Report: Riders show True Grit at Dark Skies Event - North Moors, United Kingdom - Gravel Cyclist: The Gravel Cycling Experience

The Yorkshire True Grit Dark Skies event took place on the evening of Saturday 24th February, and was part of the North York Moors National Parks …

Waskerley way + moors above Stanhope in County Durham on Scott mountain bike

Peak District Pioneer 2017 - All the best bits

Lakeland Monster Miles 2017 - Riding Cumbria by MTB

20171105 Galloway Gallop

Vielo launches with V+1 all road bike tuned for riding on & off British roads

After years of working with other bike brands around the world, the team behind Vielo has finally launched their first bike. A father and son team of …

What to Do When Your Bike Breaks Down in the Middle of Nowhere

​How to handle even serious gear failures in any situation<p>Mike Curiak didn’t have a lot of good options. He was deep in Alaska on a solo, self-supported ride in winter on the Iditarod sled-dog race route when his pedal body broke, leaving just a bare spindle. Help of any kind was 150 miles away, …

Top 5 gravel bikes of 2018

What makes a great gravel bike? Well, that depends on how you define gravel. Are we talking smooth dirt roads that you can ride on your aero bike? Or …

Pro Bike Profile: Gage Hecht’s U23 Pan-Ams-Winning Titanium Moots Pschlo X RSL

<i>by Brandon Grant</i>Titanium is forever, they say. For young Gage Hecht, forever likely seems like a long time, but his titanium Moots bikes have more …

Cyclo-cross

The New Titanium Curve GXR - BIKEPACKING.com

After much testing, Melbourne’s Curve Cycling unveils the GXR (AKA ‘Kevin’). In pixels and on paper, this drop-bar titanium gravel bike looks quite …

Podia Roadventures travel’s undiscovered 2018 road riding trips

We’ve spent a good bit of time riding the relatively untraveled back roads of central & eastern Europe. So, we’re a little partial to the …

Good Vibrations

By onDecember 12, 2017 in Components, Editorial, Gravel Bikes, Gravel Races, Gravel Riding, Stems<p><i>Editor’s Note: We at Riding Gravel are pleased to</i> …

Adventure Cross Series

The Adventure Cross Series feature interesting and challenging multi-terrain rides across trail, bridleways and lanes.<p>Adventure Cross routes are …

Cyclo-cross

Adventure Cross Pennine Pedaler Preview

5 things we learnt about gravel racing at the Jeroboam 300km

At first glance, the Jeroboam 300, a new gravel race in the north of Italy, looked like the ideal weekend adventure — boasting copious amounts of …

The Perfect Gravel Race Bike

Inappropriately Biked Grinduro (& The Future of Gravel Bikes)

The Custom Bikes of Grinduro Scotland – Kyle Kelley

The Custom Bikes of Grinduro Scotland<br>Photos by Kyle Kelley, words compiled from each builder by Andrew DenhamEach year at Grinduro California, the …

Time I

UK gravel events 2017 calendar

More and more people are beginning to look beyond the confines of the road in search of adventure, taking to the gravel and cinder trails beyond …

Bikepacking

11 of the best gravel events to ride in 2017

<b>Gravel is the cycling surface of the moment. There’s no getting away from the stuff. Everywhere you turn it seems like another gravel-based challenge</b> …

Cycling

Remembering Mike Hall

We’re incredibly sad to announce that Mike Hall, a hero, inspiration and legend in the bikepacking community passed early this morning in Australia. …

The Distance: New ‘Explorer’ Gravel Event

Advertisement<p>Fancy an event where you don’t know where you’re going, you don’t know how far you’ll ride, but you know that at the end of it a gin bar …

Yorkshire True Grit Race Report

By onSeptember 10, 2016 in Gravel News, Gravel Races, Gravel Riding<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is a release from the United Kingdom, Yorkshire, where their</i> …

Cycling

What bike for gravel and adventure riding? 13 bikes from the Gravel Rocks weekend in Kielder Forest

Cycling

Dorset Gravel Dash 100 #LostInDorset

The Dorset Gravel Dash 100 is as the name implies is a 100 mile bike<p>racereliability trial over some extremely mixed terrain in the hilly seaside …

Cycling

One foot in the gravel at the Dorset Gravel Dash

<b>Other countries have managed to spin a certain amount of romance around riding a skinny-tyred, drop-barred bike across inappropriate terrain with the</b> …

Cycling