Category: Gear Gossip

Going into TSE at MACH4

Fact: I have never done a stage race. Fact: I have never ridden in PA. Fact: This is going to be awesome!! As I get ready to leave (literally, like in less than 8 hours) for the Translyvania Epic MTB Stage race I am…

BWR: The Bike Set-Up

Signing up for the Belgian Waffle Ride (BWR) in November left me with butterflies in my stomach. It is by far the longest race I will have done, not only in miles but also time on my saddle. For those who aren’t familiar with…

All the HYPE for all the Weather!

Team Camp was in sunny Southern California in February. We each live in places with “real winter” and were stoked to ride sweet single track (not snow packed trails, ice roads and trainers) and working on our tans was pretty appealing. However, Mother Nature…

Gear Gossip: Lake Shoes

Believe it or not, cycling shoes are designed specific to the type of riding a rider does. For example, a road rider will spend long days in the saddle spinning a high cadence. An exact fit to control the foot is needed for efficiency….

Gear Gossip: KMC Chains

Whether you like to ride your road bike along winding country roads, grind your singlespeed up the sides of veritable earthen skyscrapers, or push and challenge yourself up, down and around the wild mountain paths of your home state (my favorite), you will probably…

Gadget Gossip: Pedal to the Metal

Let’s talk pedals for a moment, shall we? Pedals are critical for powering your bike and easy to forget about as long as they are working correctly. For the 2018 race season, the KS-Kenda Women have opted to use the HT Components M1 for…

Gear Gossip: BikeFettish

Meet our Bike Fettish Do you know Bike Fettish? We do! This small company knows great products and is backed by cyclists across the US who are shredding on gear they believe in. Jen has even driven to Georgia from Ohio to sample the…