Once you get the bike bug, it doesn’t take long for zero bikes to turn into many. Editor’s Note: Sarah Dorminy, aka Van Girl, is an aspiring rider who has surrounded herself with bikes more in a year than most people do in a lifetime. Being an engineer by trade, she’s a natural bike geek
Editor’s Note: “Over a Beer” is a regular column written by Greg Heil. While Greg is the Editor in Chief for Singletracks.com, any opinions expressed in this column are his alone and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Singletracks.com. You can think of living in the moment in two different ways. One is to take
I accept a certain level of humility by riding a mountain bike in my 50s. I’m probably not going to keep up with young guns, and I fear crashing and injuries more than I did in my younger days. Even if you’re not in your 50s, those things may apply to you as well. Depressing? Not really, just
The Belltower gives the Spurcycle a boost to help clear your shifter clamp, brake lever, or dropper remote. We love the Spurcycle Bell. It has a beautiful aesthetic, a sonorous “ding,” and it’s made in the USA. The only problem is that the brass dome hangs low and doesn’t always play nice with brake levers.
Those who have followed my articles know I originally published under the pseudonym “Skibum.” Indeed, I was a downhill skiing fanatic long before I even thought about mountain biking. In fact, mountain biking was a sport I originally took up to minimize the boredom that occurred between skiing seasons. But I quickly became equally, and
Confession time: when I was en-route to Europe for a three-week tour of as many of the best mountain bike trails as I could fit in, I considered my first week-long stop in the Pyrenees mountain range, which forms the border between France and Spain (with Andorra sandwiched in between) a preview, an appetizer to the main
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