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Everybody’s Man Crush: Sagan Is Saving Cycling by Wes Sovis

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A sentence that we’re all probably thinking right about now? Peter Sagan is single-handedly saving professional cycling. The parallels between Sagan and a certain other savior (Messiah?) go beyond incredible facial hair and a laid-back attitude. Sagan is breathing life into a sport that is standing precariously on the edge of becoming monotonous and digitized to the extent that it’s on the verge of being unwatchable. Continue reading “Everybody’s Man Crush: Sagan Is Saving Cycling by Wes Sovis”

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Local Cyclist Asks Friend To Zwift Outside

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With temperatures soaring, local cyclist Devon Wannamaker recently texted a friend to go Zwift outside.  Continue reading “Local Cyclist Asks Friend To Zwift Outside”

February Road Trip: Grand Rapids Bicycle Co. and Velo City Cycles

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There’s a whole wide world out there, and we’re going to stick to Michigan because there’s some frickin’ crazy stuff going on. Continue reading “February Road Trip: Grand Rapids Bicycle Co. and Velo City Cycles”

Fat Bike Science: An Extremely In-Depth Guesstimate on the Influence of Weight on a Fat Bike

 

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Test Subject making a 33 degree right hand turn. Jack Kline, also pictured. 

 

We asked the question, and we had a pretty good feeling about how riding a heavy fat bike in a race would go. Science called. We answered.  Continue reading “Fat Bike Science: An Extremely In-Depth Guesstimate on the Influence of Weight on a Fat Bike”

AbsoluteBlack Gravel Rings Now Available

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Some of us at kolo t.c. may have been bugging US AbsoluteBlack distributor BTI for the past six months about these. And we’re excited. Continue reading “AbsoluteBlack Gravel Rings Now Available”

Speed of Light Vuelta Competition Stage One: Frank Wins Dramatic miniVuelta, Big Gaps in Big SOL

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Three riders put themselves well clear of the field Thursday night, with Jeff and Cam Owens coming in just behind stage winner and new red jersey wearer Jorden Wakeley.  Continue reading “Speed of Light Vuelta Competition Stage One: Frank Wins Dramatic miniVuelta, Big Gaps in Big SOL”

Speed of Light WorldTour: Jason Whittaker Night and miniSOL Goes To Rio

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Our boy is going west, and we’re sending him off in style.  Continue reading “Speed of Light WorldTour: Jason Whittaker Night and miniSOL Goes To Rio”

Speed of Light WorldTour: Team Time Trial

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The WorldTour takes center stage tomorrow night with the second edition of the Team Time Trial.  Continue reading “Speed of Light WorldTour: Team Time Trial”

miniSOL Tour Competition: We’ll All Have Paris

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What has otherwise been a flawless MiniSol Tour was finally marred at the start of its fourth and final stage, after an accident closed Hammond Road at the same moment that half of North America was driving into Traverse City to catch a movie.  The resulting gridlock entangled the riders, team staff, race vehicles, motos, broadcast equipment, and everything else associated with the Tour, preventing almost everyone from arriving at the start line on time.

Continue reading “miniSOL Tour Competition: We’ll All Have Paris”

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