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The Best Rear Derailleur NO ONE Knows About #BudgetMulletTesting out the little known S-Ride rear derailleur.

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BoD Theme Song , by ian CherryWhen Miles Arbour dropped his original BoD Theme Song Live on Episode 30 I was equally flattered and blown away.

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Ep. 63The first episode of 2021 is with the very inspirational Jacob Hora. At only 15 he's accomplished more than most regardless of age.

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Bike Trip: Why Bikepacking Is the Travel Trend We're Trying This YearBelieve it or not, you don't have to be an expert to travel on two wheels.

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Announcing Private ToursI was recently asked by someone who doesn't like to cycle in a group of more than eight to ten people, whether we would consider organizing a tour specifically suited for her friends.

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New Dynaplug Racer Pro Gets Twice the Tire PlugsDynaplug just upgraded their most popular tire plugging tool by adding dual tubes to the Racer tool to double the number of preloaded plugs.

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Bikepacking Adventure on a Bowhead ReachThe makers of the Bowhead Reach adaptive adventure bike set out to attempt a backcountry bikepacking trip for the first time.

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Grant Petersen's Local Riding Pix Circa '05We recently stumbled upon a superb selection of Grant Petersen's film photos from bike trips in 2004-2006 over on the Rivendell website.

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Location Tagging + Land AcknowledgementsWe've added expanded location tagging and land acknowledgements to all of our North American bikepacking routes and are working on building it out even more.

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Discovering Aloneness on the Arkansas High Country RouteFacing anxiety about her personal safety and a forecast for heavy rain, Jessica Alexander set off on a six-day solo bikepacking trip along the Arkansas High Country Route.

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Video: Bikepacking Adventure on a Bowhead Reach Adaptive eMTBOn Dec 3rd 2020, Christian Bagg and Chris Brown head out on 2 Bowhead REACH Adaptive Mountain Bike to do an EPIC overnight Bikepacking trip.

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Brown Bear Chases Skier Down Resort MountainUnlike several videos before it, this phone footage from Romania shows a bear barreling down a snowy hill in pursuit of a skier.

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New Nut Butters from Outdoor ProvisionsOur friends at Outdoor Provisions in the UK just launched their second trailside snack: two flavours of all-natural energy nut butters that look pretty delicious and come in compostable packaging.

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Jones Bikes Launches Four New ProductsJones Bikes just announced four fresh components, including two new H-Bar models, additional colors of their Kraton H-grips, and an updated version of their quirky Gnarwal aero bar.

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2021 road bikes: top 5 road cycling tech trendsAll-round race bikes, more electric bikes and could we see a new Dura-Ace groupset in 2021?

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Kona Sutra ULTD Review: Sibling RivalryThe Kona Sutra ULTD “UnLimTeD” is a bike that aims to blur boundaries and tackle any terrain.

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Episode 13 of TDA Talks with Sharita van der MerweIn December we had a great chat with Sharita, who is our long time tour leader and route researcher with TDA.

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Perthshire nature trail secures A£9k over three years as part of 20th anniversaryA Perthshire nature trail has secured £9,000 for improvements.

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From the Top: How 7Mesh was builtTo tell the story of 7Mesh, we need to understand the founders' early days at Arcteryx.

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Live with Jan HeineLivestream with Jan talking about his latest book "The All-Road Bike Revolution". Got questions, he's got Stickers and Patches: PATCHES : SHIRTS: ROUTE GUIDE*** : #thesupplelife #gravelbike #biketouring #bikepacking.

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Snow on the canals longer 1080p version.Join this channel to get access to Want to Fall in Love on Snapchat by Chris Zabriskie is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license.

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Bikepacking with a Full-Suspension BikeIn our latest video guide, we run through the pros and cons of bikepacking with a full-suspension bike, tips and tricks for dialing in your ride, and a list of full-suspension bikes&.

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Episode 14 of TDA Talks with Ruth StormWe had a great discussion with Ruth Storm from her home in Switzerland. It was a wide ranging talk - from riding down a Himalayan Mountain pass in a hail storm to being one of 2 women to be the first humans to climb 4 particular mountains on the Antarctic continent.

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In My Little WorldSCRATCH COAT ON I hear there is a new president and the Senate has changed hands but my more immediate concern is whats happening at 741 W Ocotillo Ave.

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Review: Archer Components D1x Trail with Standard RemoteWireless shifting for the masses, in a very well executed, robust package with huge potential.

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Slack Randoms: Ebike Warehouse Attacks, Bunny Hopping 33 Stories, Prairie Dogs and moreWe use Slack as our workplace communication tool at Pinkbike and we have a #randoms channel which we use to share an assortment of videos and stories from all corners of the cycling world and beyond...

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How has COVID-19 changed cycling the most?There have been scores of adaptations. What has been the most impactful?

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Pau Hana Solo SUP: The World's 1st 'Hikeable' Inflatable SUPPau Hana Surf Supply releases the world's first hikeable inflatable stand up paddleboard, the Solo SUP designed for backcountry adventures.

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Rene Herse wins Design and Innovations Award for 'noise canceling' gravel tireSEATTLE — A René Herse Cycles gravel bikepacking tire with a tread designed to minimize noise has won a Design and Innovation Award in the European program's road components category.

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TDA Talks Episode 14This is episode 14 of our TDA Talks series. We chatted with Ruth Storm from her home in Switzerland.

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4x4 Van LifeI finally make a 4x4 trip into the Ghost PRA. Slowcook and a.

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Ritchey WCS Adventure Fork Now AvailableRemember the redesigned fork that came on the ultra-smooth Ritchey Outback we reviewed last summer?

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Reader's Rig: Tom's Singular PeregrineOur Reader's Rig of the week comes from Tom Farrell from The Woods Cyclery in New Forest, UK, who shares the lovely Singular Peregrine prototype he built up with an eclectic mix of timeless parts.

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Generational Tales: A Daughter's FatherGenerational Tales is an uplifting new film from Bombtrack Bicycle Company that follows Franzi Wernsing of Tales on Tyres as she guides her dad through a crash course in bikepacking, taking him out for a five-day trip on Italy's beautiful Tuscany Trail.

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Chris Burkard and Lael Wilcox Take "The Long Way Around" In New Bikepacking FilmThe outdoor photographer teamed up with ultracyclist Lael Wilcox and friends for a good old-fashioned adventure on bikes.

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My bicycle touring bagsJoin this channel to get access to 70L MTB Bike Waterproof 3 in 1 Rear Bicycle Bag Pannier Bags Bike Rack Bag With Rain Cover.

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Ombraz's Armless Sunglasses Are a Mixed BagAfter constant testing in the field and around town, I love the Ombraz Leggero. I also hate it.

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What is bikepacking?220's resident bikepacker Kate Milsom explains all you need to know about bikepacking, including why you should do it, how it can improve your triathlon fitness...

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Sojourn to the Gippsland and mountainsThere was a gap between the last COVID lockdown and illness that left me lethargic as Post viral syndrome the doc said.

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Bikepacking the Iron Curtain: A ride through European historyMarkus Stitz is a cycling adventurer and filmmaker based in Scotland. He grew up in East Germany in the time of the Iron Curtain and was 10 years old when the Berlin Wall fell, paving the way for the reunification of Germany.

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The Cycling Europe Podcast: Episode 027In 2015 I cycled from Tarifa in Spain - the southernmost point of mainland Europe - to Nordkapp in Norway - the northernmost point.

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Eva's Two Minute Tips: PumpsIn this video, TDA staffer Eva lets you know what to look for in a bike pump for cycle touring.

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2021 Reader Survey: What Interests You?With the new year upon us, we want to check in with you to find out what you'd like to see more of on the site in 2021.

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New All-City Cosmic Stallion TitaniumAll-City has officially entered the world of space metal today with the announcement of their new Cosmic Stallion Ti, a titanium version of their popular all-road endurance machine.

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Bikepacking with a Trailer, List of Bicycle TrailersIn this Gear Index, we look at a variety of different bicycle trailers that can help transform your bikepacking trips.

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Big Agnes introduces new Solution-Dyed tentsCamping equipment manufacturer Big Agnes has announced that it is now offering several of.

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Reports From The Field: The TDA Community Has A Secret Advantage!As part of our TDA Community News Initiative, last year we asked some of our field staff from around the world to send us an account on what life was like under lockdown in their part of the world.

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230: Scouting a New Bike Touring RouteOn this episode, we hit the road and scout out a new bike touring route to see if it looks as good in person and it does on the screen.

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Weird SH! * Cyclists Say!Why is cycling language so werid? Help support independent reviews: Stickers and Patches: PATCHES : SHIRTS: ROUTE GUIDE*** : #thesupplelife #gravelbike #biketouring #bikepacking.

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Bikepacking With A Full-Suspension BikeIn our latest video, Neil talks about his experience bikepacking on a full-suspension bike. He walks through examples of when he uses one, the upsides, downsides, and offers some tips to help improve your full-suspension bike trips.

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Bikepacking The Mid SouthMaybe we saved the best for last? Here's our final coverage of the Good Night 2020 campout sent in by The Mid South's Josh McCullock.

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Hudski Doggler ReviewThe Hudski Doggler is a do-everything bike that's offered in three builds: Gravel, Mountain, and City, each with a $2,000 price tag and a well-rounded component group.

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Cold War: Adventurer Markus Stitz makes film about life behind the Iron CurtainEast-Germany born Markus Stitz – the founder of Bikepacking Scotland – has launched a new film about cycling the former Iron Curtain.

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Farr's Twin-T Hardtail is a Ducati-Inspired Steel ThrowbackLike a lot of the unusual projects we've seen in the past 12 months, this bike was dreamed up during lockdown.

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Freedom Yoga FlowYoga with Kelly Website: : : : me on Pateron for as little £2 a month - this will help me buy, maintain and upgrade equipment required to provide these free classes please remember yoga can be challenging, but should never be painful, so if you do feel any pain, please listen to your body and gently come out of the pose.

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These are a few of my favourite things…A lockdown sort out prompted Bob Zeller to rediscover some of his treasured cycling books and associated memories.

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Rudy's RealmRUDY GREETS NOEL Every lot in Ajo has a chainlink fence surrounding it. Were told these fences were installed by the mining company who owned the town until 1987.

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Short Trips Initiative Online EventAdventure Cycling Association launched a new initiative in 2021 to create shorter and more accessible routes and educational resources for Ambassadors who will empower more people to travel by bicycle.

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Road Test: New Albion PrivateerIt's not easy to find a complete bike these days, so Road Tester Patrick O'Grady built up a Privateer from New Albion with a selection of parts from his own bin.

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Ibis Ripley AF "Metal Lite"Ibis Cycles just launched a more affordable, alloy version of the Ripley, their beloved short-travel 29er.

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We reveal the road.cc Bike of the Year 2020/21 + VideoNow it's time for us to reveal which bikes we rode and reviewed in 2020 were the best of the best in the overall road.cc Bike of the Year 2020/21.

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Digging DeepDigging Deep is a self-shot film by Jakob Carlsen that explores his two completions of the Arizona Trail Race as well as the training and challenges he overcame along the way.

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The Incredibly Socially Distanced Mid South 2021With the pandemic still in full swing, Mid South Gravel has introduced The Incredibly Socially Distanced Mid South 2021 to offer an incredible weekend, but without the travel and big crowds.

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Guide to Mullet Drivetrains: Pairing Road Shifters with MTB DerailleursLet’s be honest, road 1x drivetrains just don’t cut it. The ideal 1x for gravel bikes and drop-bar bikepacking rigs comes in the form of a road shift lever paired with a mountain bike rear derailleur and/or cassette.

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Shimano's 2021 E-Bike Touring Shoe LineupAlthough we're not yet sure what "e-bike rated" shoes are, Shimano's 2021 E-Bike Touring shoe lineup looks like a promising option for those who spend equal time on and off the bike and prefer flat pedals for bikepacking.

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Backpacking Alone in the Mountains of UtahWatch this video to the very end and you'll discover that backpacking is a lot like bikepacking and the two activities use a lot of the same equipment and require many of the same skills.

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Is Freewheeling France the best French cycling website? You betcha!Regular readers will know we're not ones to brag at Freewheeling France, but cut me some slack just this once.

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Ratio 1x12 Upgrade Kit ReviewThe Ratio 1×12 Wide Upgrade Kit allows you to easily hack an 11-speed SRAM road shifter to work with a 12-speed Eagle MTB derailleur.

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Cinelli updates Hobootleg travel bikes for 2021 adventuresCinelli updates Hobootleg travel bikes for 2021 adventures.

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This Twin-T could be the perfect hipster gravel bikeA fusion of classic BMX and motorcycle design by Farr, has created a very cool steel frame.

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Van LifeI continue building out my 4x4 Chevy Express, while living in it, during the winter.

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2021 Bikepacking PredictionsIn our latest YouTube video, a few of our editors share their 2021 predictions for interesting new gear, adventures, and the bikepacking community at large.

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Have you seen Rubberlover.cc?Have you heard of Rubber Lover? This tool is designed to help you find the perfect tires for your bike.

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New York's Empire State Trail is Now OpenNew York’s 750-mile Empire State Trail, the longest multi-use state trail in the US, is 75% unpaved and now open to ride in 2021...

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Redesigned Outdoor Research Helium Rain Kit ReviewThe Outdoor Research Helium rain jacket and pants are a favorite among bikepackers as an impressively packable emergency outer layer.

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America, The BeautifulTDA Global Cycling is a Canadian company, but as with most Canadians, we have many connections to our giant neighbour to the south.

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Eco-history study into River Ericht and heritage skills planned as 'Museum of Rapid Transition' is unveiledBosses at Cateran Ecomuseum in east Perthshire have announced plans to launch Scotland's first Museum of Rapid Transition.

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Training Ride On The Revelstoke Mtb And 2021 Cycling Kit Review!Today we take a ride through muddy trails, Hill bomb some greenlanes and I take you through my trusty cycling kit layering system I use on bike rides during winter.

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35 days, 1,000 miles, three mountains: Tahoe pair complete bike-packing odysseyTahoe City's Cody Townsend and Michelle Parker embarked on an epic 1,033-mile bicycle, climbing, skiing trip last summer.

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Emma's Gracious Granola RecipeSimply put, bikepacking is the synthesis of mountain biking and minimalist camping; it evokes the freedom of multi-day backcountry hiking, with the range and thrill of riding a mountain bike.

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State Bicycle Company Updates 6061 Black Label All-RoadState Bicycle Company just opened sales for a refreshed version of their affordable 6061 Black Label All-Road bike, which is now available in two new colors and with an updated 1×11 drivetrain.

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Talking ultra-endurance bike racing and more with Lael WilcoxSheri had the pleasure of interviewing the best female ultra-endurance bike racer, Lael Wilcox. Just some of her race highlights include the 4,600 mile 2016 Trans Am Bike Race from Oregon to Virginia.

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2021 Bikepacking PredictionsLooking back, 2020 was maybe the strangest year we've witnessed in the bike industry. Will 2021 bring more of the same?

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The new SimWorks by MKS Bubbly Pedals Are Worth Showing OffSimWorks' latest collaboration comes from Mikashima , one of Japan's finest crafters of high-quality bicycle pedals.

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Inside MOOTS CyclesSimply put, bikepacking is the synthesis of mountain biking and minimalist camping; it evokes the freedom of multi-day backcountry hiking, with the range and thrill of riding a mountain bike.

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Reader's Rig: Jason's Tempest Bicycles ThunderhorseThis week's Reader's Rig comes from Jason Lynch, who shares the custom Tempest Bicycles Thunderhose he had built up for long tours on Australia's rugged roads and trails.

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Curve Dirt Hoops Now Available in AlloyPreviously only offered in carbon, Curve Cycling just released an aluminum version of their adventure-ready Dirt Hoops.

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Southbound Part 3In this video I travel from Maidenwell, through the Darling Downs and onto Stanthorpe on the Granite belt.

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What are the best cycling shoes for bicycle touring?This is the first post in my new blog series, Q and A Fridays. Every Friday I will choose one comment I received, either in the comment section of one of my blog post or on my social media...

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BikeBiz's guide to the latest wheels, tyres and inner tubesThis month, we take a look at the latest wheels, tyres and inner tubes from some of the leading brands in the sector, including Halo Wheels, Campagnolo, Challenge, Bosch, Scope, Continental, Reserve, Arisun, Impac, WTB, Michelin, Princeton CarbonWorks, Panaracer, Hutchinson, Acros, CST, ETC, Zipp, Race Face, FFWD, Teravail, Goodyear, DT Swiss,...

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How to Patch a Bike Tube Like a PRO!SHOP: support independent reviews: Patch Kit of ALL PATCHES : SHIRTS: ROUTE GUIDE*** : #thesupplelife #gravelbike #biketouring #bikepacking.

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Who Won My Bike? Raffle And Channel UpdateYou have just WON my ENDURANCE ROAD BIKE for only £1. The Jacket I'm wearing is a Snugpak Torrent Extreme which I've been testing for the last 3 months, so fars it's awesome!

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The New Farr Twin-T is Something ElseFarr's new Twin-T frame blurs the lines between modern mountain bike, gravel bike, old school BMX, vintage MTB, and pretty much everything else.

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Ride Home: Lael Wilcox Closes in on One of Her Most Hallowed ObjectivesAdventure cyclist and ultradistance bikepacker Lael Wilcox is a fourth-generation Alaskan. In 2020, she took the pandemic as a call to explore her massive and wild home — of course, by bike.

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Shift Cycling Culture: We Love Where We RideOver the past couple of years, our friends at Shift Cycling Culture have been asking some of the most talented filmmakers from around the cycling community to create short films showcasing the special places they think are worth protecting.

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The 2021 Tour d'Afrique and As It Would Have HappenedStarting this Friday, January 15th, the very day that the 2021 Tour d'Afrique was due to start in Cairo, we will be posting a photo each day from every stage of the tour, along with a short blurb about that day, as it was experienced in years past.

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The Elektro Frosch Camping Trike Is How You Do Proper DownsizingOne German company doesnt believe in the old saying of go big or go home. For them, its go as small as possible and dont stray too far from home..

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Rider's Lens: Michael Drummond's PhotographyIn this Rider's Lens, we look at the work of UK-based photographer Michael Drummond, who shares a selection of images and the story of how cycling with a camera has shaped his life, starting with his BMX days and continuing on to participating in events such as the Atlas Mountain Race in Morocco.

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Steve Fassbinder and Lizzy Scully Launch The Bikeraft Guide BookSteve Fassbinder and Lizzy Scully have been working on a new bikerafting guide, with the help of over 20 other contributors, and they just launched an IndieGoGo campaign to make it happen.

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Best of Pedalshift 126: The Katy TrailAfter sitting with it a few weeks since my return from bicycling the Katy Trail, I shared my thoughts on everything about the ride...

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Off-road.cc's Best Gear of 2020Top scoring kit that will all make worthy gravel upgrades.

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Featherlight Fun on the Rigid Enve Mountain ForkThe Mountain Fork is a sweet piece of gear that makes two bikes out of one with little conversion time.

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GrenzerfahrungenFilmmaker Markus Stitz and BiketourGlobal blogger and podcaster Martin Moschek talk about Grenzerfahrungen - Markus' new film and answer your questions about riding the Iron Curtain Gravel Trail.

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Cumbrian couple ski across frozen Morecambe Bay pulled along by their dogTom think it's important to hit home the message, especially during lockdown, that you don't have to travel to go on an adventure or to explore.

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Grenzerfahrungen: Along the Iron CurtainGrenzerfahrungen , a new film from Edinburgh-based filmmaker and adventurer Markus Stitz, documents his journey along the European Green Belt while scouting the Iron Curtain Gravel Trail route.

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Acepac Bike Packing BagsBrand new bike packing bike bags: - Acepac Zip Frame bag M Nylon - R1,300 - Acepac Bar roll - R1,900-2 x Acepac Bike bottle bag Nylon Bicycle bottle bag or food for the handlebars - R250 each - Acepac Tube bag Bag not only for the core and mounts for the upper frame tube with a volume of 0.7L R500 - Acepac Fuel bag M Nylon Bag for the upper...

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Gravel Worlds picks 100 participants for new 300-mile 'Long Voyage' raceThe 300-mile self-supported race will run in conjunction with the event's other signature distances.

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The New Focus Atlas is "Made to Lose"The new Focus Atlas comes in four flavors with plenty of mounts, "Road Boost" spacing, decent tire clearance, unique cable routing, and the curious tagline "Made to Lose." Find the details and their launch video here&.

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Escape From New York on the Empire State TrailThe Empire State Trail is a 750-mile, multi-use trail between Manhattan, Canada, Albany, and Buffalo.

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New Dyed in The Wool Toaster BagPoland-based Dyed in The Wool's new Toaster Bag is another take on the classic saddle bag, but with an easy-access main compartment and loads of other interesting features.

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Bikepacking The Kettle Valley Rail Trail in WinterIn his latest video, our friend Iohan Gueorguiev attempted to ride the Kettle Valley Rail Trail in late December.

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A Visit to Drust Cycles: Handarbeit aus BerlinWe recently stopped into the Drust Cycles workshop in Berlin to meet builder Konstantin Drust and learn more about the distinctive and occasionally outlandish bikepacking-ready frames he's been fabricating during his first year in business.

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Cateye ampp 500 bike light unboxing and will it fit on my fork mount.I needed a better light for the ridgeback touring bike. and my old boss had given me a love to shop voucher for xmas.

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Focus Atlas 6.8 reviewThe Focus Atlas 6.8 is a versatile alloy gravel bike that has resisted post-Brexit price increases to stand out as one of the best-value GRX-equipped bikes on the market.

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Now For the OutsideJUAN PREPARES TO STUCCO Last winter we spruced up the inside of our Ajo house and our plan for this winter is to spruce up the exterior  as in stucco.

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We Moved!Update on what's been going on. Support non competitive cycling content! PATCHES : SHIRTS: ROUTE GUIDE*** : #thesupplelife #gravelbike #biketouring #bikepacking.

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WFH Dynamic Yoga FlowYoga with Kelly Website: : : : me on Pateron for as little £2 a month - this will help me buy, maintain and upgrade equipment required to provide these free classes please remember yoga can be challenging, but should never be painful, so if you do feel any pain, please listen to your body and gently come out of the pose.

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Bikerafting 101: How to Lash Your Bike to a PackraftYes and no. There are certainly some best practices you might want to consider.

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11 Training Tips For Your Next Bikepacking Ride Or RaceInterested in starting a training regimen for an upcoming bikepacking ride or ultra-endurance race? In our latest video, Colorado Trail record holder and host Neil Beltchenko shares 11 training tips for bikepacking.

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Here Are The 13 BEST Bikepacking Bikes For 2021I have compared and analysed over 220 bikes so that I can create this list of the BEST bikepacking bikes for 2021.

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Primus Firestick Stove ReviewThe Primus Firestick is a canister stove with a unique streamlined packable design. It caught our attention as an ideal stove to cram into a bikepacking bag without any prodding metal edges or rattling bits.

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How To Make Dehydrated Apple ChipsGive it a try for yourself and let me know how they turn out. And like I said before, if you don't yet have a food dehydrator, a link to where you can purchase the one featured in this video can be found here: for watching and look forward to seeing you and your apple chips out on the road sometime soon!

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Editor's Dozen: Logan and Virginia's 2020 Gear PicksIn our final nod to the stuff of 2020, Logan and Virginia round up a dozen of their favorite pieces of gear that were special during a year of sanity rides, overnighter escapes, and local route scouting.

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Endura Windchill Jacket II reviewThe warm, windproof softshell Endura Windchill Jacket II is designed for for all kinds of bike riding to keep you on whatever bike you choose in winter.

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Five cool things coming soon from Kona, Wahoo, Chapeau, Galibier and RuzerFor use when swimming to riding to running, Wahoo's Elmnt Rival GPS multisport watch, recently launched in late November, features the brand's innovative Touchless Transition technology and multisport handover modes.

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540 MilesIn effort to check off a few bucket list aspirations, 64-year-old retiree Dave Baumann set out on his mountain bike to bikepack along the Colorado Trail from Denver to Durango.

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Rockgeist Nigel and Meanwhile Bags Now AvailableFollowing Rockgeist's acquisition of Porcelain Rocket, we've all been eagerly waiting to see what bags would be released first, and today is the day!

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Good Night 2020 Roundup: Five of Our Favorite CampoutsGood Night 2020 is a wrap! And we're thrilled to report that thousands of people participated in our year-end overnighter challenge.

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1491, 1493 and TDA ToursWhen you choose to cycle with TDA, you will certainly bike to places that will dazzle you, baffle you, and reveal things that you may have not been aware of; Machu Picchu, the amazing Pyramids of Teotihuacan in Mexico City, viruses and bacteria, greed and God, slavery and plagues, Inca roads and central planning, the impact of horses, pigs and...

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S24O; #Marcs bike and tent as the moon sets on Bikepacking.com challenged its readers to do an overnight between Dec.

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Sunday trading: Crank Brothers multitools, savings on Elite turbo trainers and a carbon gravel bikeGreat deals on wheels, mudguards, winter jackets and lights. Turbo trainers are back in stock and have a £100/$100 discount too.

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Cycling Across Africa: My journey from Cairo to Cape TownKenya and Tanzania mark the start of the well-known African wildlife corridors. Some of the roads we found ourselves on felt like they should come with a theme tune, such was the presence of zebras, antelopes and ostriches. We had some real ‘pinch-me’ moments, such as one stand-out moment where we cycled alongside a loping giraffe,...

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Cycling east midlands airport trail mud adventureJoin this channel to get access to.

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Farr Launches the Headspace 35 StemFarr has launched its first mountain bike product with the retro-inspired Headspace 35 stem. After a positive reaction to their gravel / bikepacking Headspace stem, Farr has created a shorter and burlier version that has a stronger focus on mountain biking.

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Bikepacking The Kettle Valley Rail Trail in WinterThe last short update of 2020. This is trying to ride the Kettle Valley Rail Trail in December.

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11 Training Tips For Your Next Bikepacking Ride Or RacePerhaps you made a New Year's resolution to get in shape for an upcoming bikepacking ride.

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Co-op bikes from REI: a comprehensive range overviewThe REI brand already offers bike servicing and a full range of parts and accessories and sells bikes from Cannondale, Ghost and others, but based on member feedback found its previous in-house brand, Novara, came up short.

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Reader's Rig: Christopher's Velo Orange NeutrinoOur first weekly Reader's Rig of 2021 is Christopher Schmidt's fixed gear Velo Orange Neutrino, a bike that's small in size but big on charm, and is freshly back from a Good Night 2020 campout.

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Asiago LoopAndrea is an aspiring glaciologist with a strong passion for mountain biking and the outdoors.

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'Lael Rides Alaska': the new film and scholarship from ultra-endurance cyclist Lael WilcoxIn 2017, Wilcox rode 4,500 miles of Alaskan roadway. In 2020, she and her girlfriend, photojournalist Rugile Kaladyte, returned to document the journey and inspire others to pedal along.

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Ride Wrap Now Offers Complete Gravel Bike Frame Protection KitsRide Wrap recently announced an expansion of their line of bike frame protection kits to include a growing range of gravel bikes, from universal protection kits for high-wear areas to fully tailored protective films that are unique to your bike.

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Pinarello Grevil gravel bike reviewThe Pinarello Grevil is an outlandish aero gravel race bike but has Pinarello made too much of a sacrifice in the name of speed.

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Southbound Part 2Part 2 of this series sees me ride from Kilkivan to Maidenwell. Lots of great rail trail and back roads were explored as I stayed at Goomeri one night, then camped at Kingaroy before climbing up to the small township of Maidenwell.

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The Super Jambo Grom Pre 2020The Super Jambo Grom Pre is a self-supported 200km gravel ride through Monaro Region and Kosciuszko National Park, Australia.

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Cairngorms Winter BikepackingWhen the snow finally fell in the Cairngorms, Annie Le and Huw Oliver set out from their back door to enjoy some winter riding and camping for our Good Night 2020 Campout.

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Cody Townsend Tries Bikepacking in Pandemic Pursuit of Ski LinesWhat do you take when you combine a global pandemic, two pro skiers, two bikes, and a thirst for travel?

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List of Forks with Bottle Cage MountsSteel or titanium frames with a carbon fork have become increasingly popular for gravel cyclists and bikepackers, and a steel / steel pair is a tried and true combination.

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Lael Rides AlaskaBack in 2017, Lael Wilcox cycled Alaska's complete 4,500-mile road network, solo and self-supported. This past summer, she did it again, but her partner and filmmaker Rugile Kaladyte came along to document the experience.

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Reports From The Field: InterventionAs part of our TDA Community News Initiative, last year we asked some of our field staff from around the world to send us an account on what life was like under lockdown in their part of the world.

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Day 3, New TerritoryThe backpackers at Lake Rotoroa was brilliant because it was a sandfly free zone! Whether outside the attacks were ferocious yet kamakazi as I slapped wherever they landed.

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All PNW Products Now Have Lifetime WarrantyPNW Components, makers of the Bachelor and Rainier dropper posts, and the beloved Loam Lever, will now cover all current products as well as future products under a new limited lifetime warranty. Find out more here&.

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2021 Bikepacking Events Calendar: Calling All Organizers!We're seeing more and more events popping up all over the world each year. From workshops and clinics to major self-supported races and group rides, we do our best to keep track of these in our events calendar.

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Freedom Challenge Across South AfricaThis new video offers a glimpse of the incredible scenery and what riders can expect from the Freedom Challenge's Race Across South Africa, a yearly ultra-distance race that gives racers 26 days to traverse the country using only paper maps.

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Meet The Ultimate Bike-Packing Machine That Can Dominate Any TerrainPeople are looking here, there, and everywhere for all sorts of commuting solutions to our everyday lives.

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Miles and Emily's Good Night 2020 CampoutOriginally intending to ride deep into the backcountry on an epic overnighter to send off 2020 with a bang, Miles and Emily instead opted to stay close to home for an equally satisfying 35km round trip for their Good Night 2020 campout.

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Goodnight 2020 CampoutThese are strange times; we are living through with the Covid-19 pandemic. With travel restricted even to our local countries here in Scandinavia.

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Review: Garmin Fenix 6 Pro SolarVastly capable sports smartwatch let down by complexity, ineffective solar charging and challenging battery management.

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Bike deals: Save on road, gravel, electric bikes and moreSave money with our pick of the best deals on road, gravel, hybrid and mountain bikes available online today.

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The Epilogue: Reflections of a Cross Country JourneyAfter 74 days of biking west, Jenny and I arrived in Astoria, Oregon on July 25th around 2pm.

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Digest and Detox YogaYoga with Kelly Website: : : : me on Pateron for as little £2 a month - this will help me buy, maintain and upgrade equipment required to provide these free classes please remember yoga can be challenging, but should never be painful, so if you do feel any pain, please listen to your body and gently come out of the pose.

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Bikepacking with a Satellite Messenger + Garmin InReach Mini ReviewIn our latest video, Neil dives into the world of satellite messengers, explaining their features, the differences between one-way and two-way devices, and the pros and cons of carrying one while cycling.

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Collective Reward #078: Tailfin Cargo CagesTo kick off our new round of Collective Reward gear giveaways, we're setting up five winners with a set of Tailfin Cargo Cages, an innovative and adaptable new platform for dialing in your bikepacking rig's hauling capacity.

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Biking the Millenium Trail in Park City, UtahFollow along as Darren Alff, the Bicycle Touring Pro, takes you on a 15-mile bike ride on the Millenium Trail in beautiful Park City, Utah.

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The Fifty Project: The Mountain WhyThe Mountain Why is the latest film in the Fifty Project series, and it follows professional skiers Cody Townsend and Michelle Parker on a 1,000-mile bikepacking journey to ski three iconic mountains on the West Coast, all by human-powered travel.

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3T Exploro RaceMax review3T’s new RaceMax aims to be all things to all riders with six builds designed to cater to three types of rider: racers, gravel racers and what 3T calls max riders.

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Singletrack Dreams Aboard a Drop Bar 'Quiver-Killing' Hardtail"I was reluctant at first to borrow his Proudfoot drop bar mountain bike, yet decided to take him up on his offer as a bike was better than no bike to ride." As he rode it more and more, he realized he was going to have a hard time giving it back.

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Be Prepared!What we bring on long and remote rides in Montana? Shop new stickers, patches and pins: more non-competitive bike content!

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Grenzerfahrungen TrailerGrenzerfahrungen is the new film from Markus Stitz about a bikepacking adventure along the former Iron Curtain in Germany.

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2020 Annual Review; Overcoming Inertia and Building Momentum for 2021Shay, Matt, and Mike joined me for the combined Bike Your Park/Bike Travel Weekend overnight Driving out to Bike Your Park/Bike Travel Weekend combined event by Adventure Cycling Association I said to Shay Daylami, "So much of it is overcoming inertia."

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Dynamo Jenny PodcastCynthia Ord was hopeful that her 2019 cross-country bike tour would provide her with several things.

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35mm Farr Headspace Stem: First LookRemember the funky new Farr Headspace Stem we checked out last month? They just announced a more mountain bike-centric version for those running 35mm handlebars who prefer a short stem.

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Top 10 TDA Blogs Of 2020Last week we published our staff picks of the ten best blogs of 2020. Now we are following that up with the top 10 most popular posts from 2020.

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Good Night 2020: A New Year BiosphereAfter nearly a year apart, Cass and his son Sage are reunited just in time for a Good Night 2020 campout.

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Canyon Grail 6 reviewA fantastic all-rounder with 10-speed Shimano GRX and DT Swiss wheels.

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Wahoo Frontiers: Colin StricklandThe latest video installment in the Wahoo Frontiers series features enigmatic road, track, and gravel racer Colin Strickland, who shares his story of walking away from a rare opportunity to race in the World Tour to focus on doing more of what he loves.

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Bikepacking Bags Vs Panniers: What To Buy And Why?The most important part of your bicycle touring equipment is your bicycle touring bags! After all, what good is the rest of your bicycle touring gear if you have no place to put it in?

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Movies For Your MondayWe've got 20 videos for you this week. Please enjoy.

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Basking in ArizonaBASK SAID THE MOTHER WE BASK SAID THE EIGHT From Over in the Meadow, one of my favorite nursery rhymes.

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The Rodeo Labs Flaanimal 5.0 Ti Rings in the New YearIn case you weren’t Instagramming, or were already asleep, Rodeo Labs decided to ring in the new year and announce their all-new Flaanimal 5.0 Titanium at midnight.

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Pre-Orders Open for Twin Six Standard Ti Rando 2.0The Twin Six Standard Ti Rando 2.0 just received a major redesign. Pre-orders are open now, with special pricing through January 16th.

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Sub24overnightI made it my goal since November to ride the bicycle somewhere locally and camp; returning the next morning; and do it once a month.

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Winter Van Life in AlbertaWhile living in my 4x4 Chevy Express, I continue to build it out! I work on the bed, shelving, electrical, and receive a special package from Lynac.

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Southbound Pt 1In this video I go back to 2019 and start showing, what was to be my big trip.

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Best bikepacking bags: A buyer's guide for multi-day adventuresSeat, frame, bar and everything in-between. We share the best bikepacking and multi-day adventure bags and how to choose the best for you.

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My 2021 Cycling Challenge2021 would be the 17th year of my silly annual cycling challenges. Back in 2005, I was an occasional cyclist and challenged myself to ride 10,000 kilometres.

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Our 12 Most Popular Articles of 2020To sign off for the week and give thanks to our members and readers, we rounded up the articles that grabbed the most attention for this list of our 12 most popular posts of the year.

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Nick's Custom Manzanita CyclesWe're closing out 2020 with a final Reader's Rig from Nick Jensen of Manzanita Cycles, who built himself this custom steel 29er with an ENVE Adventure Fork for taking on technical singletrack routes around his home base in Nevada's Sierra Nevada range.

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My 2020 Cycling Challenge  ResultsYear 16 of this blog and my silly annual cycling challenges. It was obviously a fairly lousy year.

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229: 2020 End-of-the-Year Holiday SpectacularPedalshift 2020 End-of-the-Year Holiday Spectacular Adventure in 2020 by bike included local service Bikes helped to process everything going on Bicycling during a pandemic Music selection in ID dive bars.

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Struggling to be Resolute? This New Year, Choose DisciplineNew Years resolutions have a funny way of slipping our grasp. The concept has become so trite its almost self-defeating.

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List of Rohloff Bike Models For Touring and BikepackingWithout further ado, let's take a look at every Rohloff bike model currently available.

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Bikepacking with a Satellite MessengerDo you enjoy our videos, routes, and articles? Help sustain this resource by joining the Bikepacking Collective: always, visit your local bike shop or outdoor store to purchase these devices.

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'The Big Chill': Ultrarunning Across Chilliwack, British Columbia, in Under 2 DaysOver 100 miles, 33,000 feet of gain, six epic North Cascade mountains — Chilliwack-based ultrarunner Gary Robbins runs what he calls a "backyard 100-miler."

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A Journal Of The Plague YearTraditionally at this time of year we present the best blogs of the year as chosen by the TDA staff - most of which cover adventures and experiences on our cycling tours.

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Rocky Mountain Toast and the Rackless RandoOwned and operated by Shalom Zohari, Colorado-based Rocky Mountain Toast is a new bag maker that's been working on some great new designs.

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The Cycling Europe Podcast: Episode 026In the annus horribilis that has been 2020, cycling has had a relatively good year.

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Nordest Updates the Chromoly Steel Albarda 2Nordest just announced an updated version of their chromoly steel Albarda 2 gravel frame, available as a frame only or as a frameset with a steel or carbon fork.

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Editor's Dozen: Lucas's 2020 Gear PicksLooking back on the year, Lucas rounds up 12 notable pieces of gear and experiences that improved his life in 2020, both on and off the bike.

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Putting things up frontI like comfort. I very much dislike being uncomfortable, and I dislike being cold probably more.

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Trangia meths stove spam and beans in the woodsCooking some food on the trangia style meths stove.

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Festive Family YogaYoga with Kelly Website: : : : me on Pateron for as little £2 a month - this will help me buy, maintain and upgrade equipment required to provide these free classes please remember yoga can be challenging, but should never be painful, so if you do feel any pain, please listen to your body and gently come out of the pose.

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TDA Talks: Episode 13This is episode 13 of our TDA Talks series. We chatted with Sharita van der Merwe who is based in South Africa, but joined us from Tanzania where she is researching a new cycling route.

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2021 Bike TrendsTrends I'm noticing and am excited about in 2021! Patches, Pins and Stickers! / Help support independent reviews: : SHIRTS: ROUTE GUIDE*** : #thesupplelife #gravelbike #biketouring #bikepacking.

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Good year, bad year: cycling's winners and losers in 2020Good year, bad year: cycling's winners and losers in 2020.

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Salsa Cycles Direct Mount Thumb Screws ReviewIn our latest video review, Neil takes a look at Salsa's slightly revised Direct Mount Thumb Screws after using them for several months.

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Rad Power Bikes: Radrover $1,599 Fat Tire E-Bike ReviewAfter you're finished watching this video, be sure to download your FREE bicycle touring starter guide and learn how easy it is to conduct your own bicycle touring adventures anywhere in the world.

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The Singular Peregrine is Back!Thirteen years after it was originally introduced, the Singular Peregrine is back with bigger tire clearance, updated geometry, fresh colors, and the same beautiful lugged construction.

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Logan and VA's Good Night 2020 + Campside LatkesOver the weekend, Virginia and Logan rolled out with a couple of friends for their Good Night 2020 campout.

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Episode 12 of TDA Talks with Linda DuIn this episode we talked with Linda Du. Based in Dubai, Linda shared some of her favourite memories from her time on our Magical Madagascar tour and about her beloved Kona Sutra touring bike.

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Review: Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty 1Fast, light gravel ripper with top-notch equipment and useful suspension tech.

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Major £80k investment for walking and cycling across eastern PerthshireAim to make region one of Scotlands "premier car-free holiday destinations"

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20 in 20: Year-End Photo AnnualWhile many of us are ready to put 2020 in the rearview mirror, we also recognize these last days as an opportunity to look back at the moments that made it unique, powerful, and memorable.

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Frischi at 50Thomas Frischknecht opens up about his career, mentoring the likes of Nino Schurter and Kate Courtney, and what it was like to compete clean during the age of EPO.

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My WINTER CommuterShop new stickers, patches and pins: quick tour of how I've updated my Velo Orange Polyvalent for winter.

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Backpacking, gastric issues and midnight snacks: The best unused quotes from the 2020 seasonWhich veteran pro rider never sleeps? Do young Australians party or have it in tough in Europe?

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Winter Van LifeI continue building out my 4x4 Chevy.

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Boxing Day deals: big savings on Garmin, Castelli, Santini, Bont, SRAM and more&We've sniffed out some super Boxing Day deals to get you kitted out for the New Year.

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Marzocchi's dirt jump fork, a Gary Fisher biography, Lazer's new trail helmet and a waterproof jacket from AlbionYour Christmas gift from the BikeRadar team, dear readers.

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2020 BoD AwardsWelcome to the first ever Bikes or Death Awards! It has been a challenging year for everyone, but through it all BoD has continued to share uplifting and inspirational stories from the cycling community.

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To all a good night…It’s been a challenging year, to say the least. But we're grateful for all of you, and all we’ve accomplished.

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Festive 500Rapha's Festive 500 challenges cyclists to pedal 500 kilometers over eight days. But some choose to ride it all in one go.

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Reader's Rig: Chris's Honey PackmuleOur Reader's Rig of the week comes from Chris Hahn in Calgary, Canada. He shares his Honey Packmule, a bike that's taken him all around the world since he first built it up back in 2014.

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228: My Bike Tour Planning ProcessA potential spring 2021 tour to scratch a few itches A bit of tour planning in lieu of touring Some insight into how I come up with new tours How I start Come up with where to go and from where I'm starting.

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Overnight; Rawhide Mine LoopJake Francis returned from Davis, CA for the ride. His Surly Ice Cream Truck packs like a mini-van I bet we can name 8 ranges we have ridden through or past on this trip.

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Fierce Hazel Pouches are Made from Leftover MaterialFierce Hazel makes a couple nice looking and extremely lightweight ride pouches that are constructed out of leftover materials from bigger brands.

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British Transport Films: Cyclists SpecialShot in the mid-1950s, this short video follows a group of British bicycle tourists on a special excursion from London out to the Midlands to push the pedals in the countryside, all with impeccable style and aboard simple bikes.

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Cycling-Friendly Flannels and Bikepacking Button-DownsAre flannels the next best cycling garment? We think so. Whether you’re on a monthlong tour or a casual ride through town, a flannel is nearly always a safe bet—not to mention that a collar puts a little polish on any ol' dirtbag.

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After A Year of Taking A BreakIn mid-March I wrote a blog on having to stop the 2020 Tour d'Afrique in the middle of the tour due to COVID-19.

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BikeRadar's best rides of 2020-6 road, gravel and MTB adventuresWe look back at the BikeRadar team's best road, gravel and mountain bike rides from 2020.

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Jack Luke's Gear of the Year 2020All else aside, 2020 was a fixed-gear fabulous year for Jack.

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Review: Kinesis Tripster ATR V3 frameset 2021In essence, the Tripster ATR V3 remains the same thing as it's always been: a multi-surface, multi-purpose drop bar bike made from cold-drawn, butted, seamless 3Al/2.5V titanium tubing.

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Discovery and Despair on the Colorado Trail: Payson McElveen and His FKT AttemptMountain bike racer Payson McElveen attempts to set the fastest known time along the brutal 530-mile Colorado trail, which stretches from Denver to Durango.

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Festive Standing YogaYoga with Kelly Website: : : : please remember yoga can be challenging, but should never be painful, so if you do feel any pain, please listen to your body and gently come out of the pose.

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'Despair on the Colorado Trail': A Bikepacker's First FKT AttemptPro MTB racer Payson McElveen had never gone out for a bikepacking race before his recent decision to attempt an FKT.

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Watch and Win Bikepacking GiveawaySubscribe to our YouTube channel and you could win one of three prize packs that include the award-winning Revelate Spinelock Seat Bag, Wolf Tooth 8-Bit Pack Pliers, and a new bikepacking hoody from Kona Bikes.

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Felix Smith's Gear of the Year 2020Plenty of pockets, lightweight bags and a significant wheel upgrade.

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Bikepacking the Scottish HighlandsIn the final instalment of our series of multi-day off-road adventures, Adrian Miles reaches gravel nirvana deep in the Scottish Highlands.

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New Wedge-Style Frame Bags from StealthNew Zealand-based Stealth Bike Bags just released a line of stock wedge-shaped frame bags, available in two sizes to suit either mountain bikes or road / gravel bikes.

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The 2021 Velo Orange Pass Hunter is here!Velo Orange's speedy, light-duty tourer, the Pass Hunter, has a classic look that's been redesigned with modern features like a tapered head tube, thru-axles, and loads of mounting points.

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Cycling Down The Silver Coast of PortugalMy Photos and Review of the Silver Coast Bike Tour Your Own Cycling Holiday on the Silver Coast Bike you enjoyed this video, you will also enjoy my previous bike tour with Top Bike Tours Portugal in which we cycled from Porto, Portugal to Santiago de Compostela, Spain: Way of St. James Bike Tour: more about these amazing cycling holidays on the...

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Watch and Win YouTube GiveawayIn case you missed it, we started a YouTube channel earlier this year and have since published nearly 50 videos, ranging from short gear reviews, to interviews, to longer how-to guides.

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Video: Payson McElveen Documents His FKT Attempt on the Colorado TrailPro MTB Racer Payson McElveen has won National titles, been crowned Singlespeed World Champ and proved himself with a victory in the punishing conditions of the Mid-South Gravel race...

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My 10 favorite bike things in 2020As I reflected on my bike life in 2020, one theme seemed to emerge: big adventures in my own backyard.

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Discovering Bikepacking in Ontario's Algoma CountryA newcomer to bikepacking, Martin Lortz joined a group of friends for a three-day mystery ride in Northern Ontario's Algoma Country this fall.

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Essential or Overrated?After 20 years of using both waterproof and non-waterproof bags for touring and commuting, I give my thoughts.

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Big Agnes Eco-Friendly Solution Dye in New TentsNew for 2021, Big Agnes just introduced a more environmentally friendly dying process that uses less water, energy, and harmful chemicals for some of their tent body and fly fabrics.

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Discovery and Despair on the Colorado TrailThis September, pro mountain bike racer Payson McElveen set out to challenge the record time on the 530-mile Colorado Trail.

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West Fork Overnighter, West VirginiaRaised in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, Mike is a lifelong outdoor enthusiast who attributes his love of adventure to his father, who taught him from an early age the art of good planning, perseverance and to never walk on thin ice when it’s snowing and you’re 4 miles from the truck.

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Schwalbe Aerothan Tubes ReviewAnnounced earlier this fall, Schwalbe’s ultralight Aerothan Tubes are extremely packable, weigh about half as much as a standard tube, and are claimed to offer great puncture resistance.

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