Category: The Blog

DirtRag, dyno, and power meter hubs

dirt rag 155

Need some new reading material? DirtRag issue 155 just showed up and it features tips for avoiding ticks, pumping pump tracks, and the hottest mountain bikes from the North American Handmade Show.   Here’s two new hubs for you to check out. First is the Schmidt Dynamo front hub or SON (Schmidt’s Original Nabendynamo) has… Read more »

Quark Sram S975 Crank Set

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Training with power is a great way to know if your training camp really went well, how hard did you really go when you charged that hill on the first lap. What the saying?” Numbers don’t lie.” This crank is great for the racer/serious cyclist who likes to have data but likes to change wheels… Read more »

New Kona 29er’s in stock!

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More and more people are trying the 29 inch wheeled bikes and loving it! Bigger wheels roll over obstacles easier and hold momentum better. Designed to tear long stretches of technical singletrack apart, the Big Kahuna sees a host of refinements this year that make it one of the sweetest hard tail 29ers on the… Read more »

Kona Coil Air

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You could call it, “the One bike.” It can huck, climb, ride epics, and descend like no other. We ordered this Coil Air bike for a customer and thought you might want to check it out. With our patented Magic Link rear suspension technology, the CoilAir features stiff, upright geometry for climbing, then intuitively morphs… Read more »

Gunnar Roadie

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Just in today is this beuatfull frame from Gunnar. The Roadie is designed with a efficient fit for racing with tight handling and responsive steering. The tubeset exploits the advances in steel technology while retaining great road feel, efficient pedaling, solid sprinting and confident descending. Yes, these are built in the legendary Waterford factory. This… Read more »

Waffles, magazines, and new bikes!

honey stinger waffle

Honey Stinger organic waffles are a great tasting snack that will give you natural energy. The inspiration for this product came from Lance Armstrong’s year of racing in Europe when he would eat the “stroopwafel” while riding. They come in honey or vanilla and taste absolutely amazing. New Bicycle times showed up containing a trip… Read more »

KYMBA repairs Wilderness Loop

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Thanks to a hand full of volunteers the Wilderness loop in Seneca Park is now fixed after some invasive plants were cleared out by the parks dept. Things will look a little different for a bit, and it’ll be a lot easier to see around corners!

Independent Fab color samples

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If sent some color samples to us today, next time your in the shop let us know which one is your favorite.

Swiftwick socks are back in!

swiftwick

We received more Swiftwick socks today, in every size and model. These socks are amazing and made in Tennessee.  

Kona 2+2 review in BIKE Magazine

Kona 2+2 review

BIKE Magazine has a review on Kona’s new 2+2 26″ xc bike. I am very anxious to ride one of these and test out the magic link on our local trails. I got lucky last year and was able to ride their cadabra which is a 6″ magic link version more suited for rougher terrain… Read more »