Blair Thomas rides to work in all types of weather be it rain, snow, headwind, heat or cold. Therefore 21-year-old Blair Thomas earns the moniker “Mailman” for his ability to get to work despite the environment.
Everyone knows that mountain biking is a dirty sport. At no time is it dirtier than right now, early season in the mountains. Just follow these steps to get your bike ready to be dirty again.
“Take a Seat” is a book by an Englishman, Dominic Gill, who traveled by bike from Prudhoe Bay in Alaska to the southern tip of South America. He did it on a tandem bike, picking up strangers along the way to co-pedal.
Today is Love Utah, Give Utah Day, sponsored by the Community Foundation of Utah. For donations made today, Utah bicycle charities (and of course many other non-profits) qualify for challenge grants and prizes that extend the value of the donation. Both small and large donations are welcome.
Since 1979 Lone Peak Packs has been a Salt Lake manufacturer of panniers, seat packs, and other bicycle related soft goods. Now there is a new owner, new location and new line of bags in the design phase.
Bike commuter gurus Mark Kennedy owner of Saturday Cycles and shop employee Steve Wasmund, discuss what to look for in a commuter bike (or cyclomuter bike).
Soon road riders will be experiencing all the same advantages of disc brakes that mountain bike riders have for years. These include more powerful braking, more consistent in all conditions wet or dry. Since hydraulic fluid does not compress, modulation (control) of the brakes is also increased. Disc brakes are also a boon to carbon rim makers because they will no longer have to work around the high surface temperatures of the braking surface.
On a recent trip to Belgium, I was captivated by the enormity of the cycling culture. Every day, in any type of weather, cyclists can be seen riding around town.
Utah will be home to the brand new Backcountry Bike Team, sponsored online retailer Backcountry.com led by Evelyn Dong, Chloe Woodruff, and Jason Sager
Bicycle touring accessories can be helpful. They can make your trip more comfortable, more convenient, safer and perhaps more fun