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FSA AGX Wheels: Getting Rolling

So far they have been what I remembered them to be…solid performing wheels. Pick up is not the snappiest thing I have felt, but I am comparing them to wheels 300g lighter and almost twice as much money. Compared to the stock wheel set, they are like pulling off logging boots and stepping into sneakers.

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Cannondale Topstone 105
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Cannondale Topstone 105: At The Finish

Hot on the heels of Cannondale’s recent announcement of the 2020 Topstone Carbon, it’s time to wrap up the review of the 2019 Topstone 105 we’ve been testing since early-May.

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Cannondale Topstone 105
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Cannondale Topstone 105: Getting Rolling

Named after a favorite gravel route near Cannondale’s headquarters, the Topstone is the company’s second gravel model. Unlike its stablemate, it cuts a more traditional ‘gravel bike’ profile, rolling on 700c wheels, with stated clearance for up to 42c tires.

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In the Saddle: 2019 Land Run 100

With the proliferation of gravel events across the country and around the world, a handful of iconic events have risen to nearly cult-like status. The Land Run 100 is one such event. Since 2013, gravel cyclists have flocked to Stillwater, Oklahoma to race on a course that’s often muddy, and always challenging.

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Castelli sportswear
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Castelli: Cool Weather Wear Review

Castelli: Cool Weather Wear Review – by MG Editor’s Note: Winter is upon us but that doesn’t mean we have to stop cycling. Our Riding Gravel…

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Cantu Rova Wheelset: At the Finish

Without a doubt, there is a lot to like about the Cantu Rova wheelset. The weight is competitive, at 1567 grams for our set. While it’s true there are lighter options available, most aren’t using 35mm section, 30mm wide external/24mm internal width rims.

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Sportful winter cycling gear
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Sportful Winter Gear: Winter Wear Review

Here in the Midwest, having the right gear for winter cycling is the difference between truly enjoying rides and simply suffering through them. And while some cyclists simply hide indoors when the temps take a dive, I enjoy the fresh face snow and ice add to my familiar routes. As such, I’m always on the lookout for gear that makes my winter cycling adventures more enjoyable.

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Cantu rear hub
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Cantu Rova Wheelset: Checkpoint

Cantu Rova Wheelset: Checkpoint – by MG It’s incredible how time flies… It’s been four months since I introduced you to the Cantu Rova gravel…

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Wahoo Elemnt Bolt GPS Cycling Computer: At The Finish

Wahoo Elemnt Bolt GPS Cycling Computer: At The Finish- by MG For more than seven months, I’ve been using the Wahoo Elemnt Bolt GPS cycling…

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Michelin Power Gravel 35mm and 40mm Tires: Checkpoint

Michelin Power Gravel 35mm and 40mm Tires: Checkpoint- by Guitar Ted with N.Y. Roll The Summer has gone and Fall has us in full grip…

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