Just ahead of the 2014 ITU Cross World Championships we looked closer at the Specialized S-Works Epic 29er of defending champ Conrad Stoltz.
Litespeed's Brad Devaney and I conspired on a gravel bike and here it is, my current main squeeze. I call it the Freedom because that's what it means to me.
We took a closer look at the custom painted Canyon Aerorad CF SLX of German ITU Pro Anne Haug. We also got to see a trick new integrated stem from Canyon.
The Raelert brothers signed up with the German brand Cube this year and here is a look at the race bike of Andreas Raelert as he had it for Ironman Frankfurt.
If you are into XTERRA racing or just love mountain biking in itself, the new Cannondale F-Si may be the perfect steed for you. Light, agile, fast and a 29er of course.
We review a unique endurance road bike from the Kona brand. With a full line of models made for tarmac, gravel, or whatever you desire, these are not your typical road bikes.
Chorus is the best selling Campagnolo group and it is now available as an EPS edition. This may be the product many folks have been waiting for.
SRAM now offers a Rival 22 group in a hydro rim or disc brake version, plus a mechanical rim brake edition is also available from this brand.
Smith Optics launched their first road helmet at the 2014 Press Camp and it made quite a fine impression on the attending media and industry folks.
Basque brand Orbea introduced a new Orca road race bike at the Press Camp in Deer Valley, Utah and here are the first images of this distinctive machine.
Zipp introduced a new wheel set in Utah - Firestrike 404. It features a new dimple pattern, a textured brake track, a wider rim shape and more.
Belgian brand Ridley will offer a disc version of their popular Fenix road bike for 2015 and they showed it to media at the 2014 Press Camp in Deer Valley, Utah.
The Grade is a new adventure bike from GT and it is a very sharp looking ride, but please - do not call it a gravel racer. Enjoy these first images from rainy Utah.
We ran into Aussie Pro John Polson at the AeroCamp 2.0 at the A2 Wind Tunnel and we snagged his Parlee TTi race bike and took a closer look.
John Summerson's new edition of Climbing by Bike in California adds color and depth to the lifestyle of a training cyclist and multisporter. It's both a field guide and a devotional.
We have spent time with the Thule RoundTrip Transition hard shell bike travel case and you can learn here how we felt about this impressive looking box.
Young Aussie Sam Douglas is spending a few months in the USA and when he raced the 70.3 Raleigh we looked closer at his Merida Time Warp race bike.
Most of the time we're spending $20 or less on TYR, Speedo, Aqua Sphere and blueseventy goggles because they work. But here's 2 goggles you should know about, from Barracuda and Zoggs.
Slowtwitch forum member Luis Infante recently shared pics of his very smartly built Felt AR aero race bike and we now have a detailed gallery of it.
The name Diamondback reminds many of us about BMX and mountain bikes, but they do make some nice road bikes too and we looked closer at one of them.
TWENTY16 rider Alison Tetrick won the KOM and Sprint titles at the 2014 Winston-Salem Cycling Classic, and here is your chance to see her Felt F1 race bike.
Travis McCabe who races for the SmartStop / Mountain Khakis team earned the win at the 171km UCI WS Cycling Classic. We looked closer at his Wilier Cento1Air setup.
American Shelly Olds who races for the Italian Alé Cipollini team took the Winston-Salem Cycling Classic with a perfectly timed burst and we looked closer at her bike.
Ramped Osymetric chainrings, WTS 2014 starts, Anne Haug has a new custom painted bike, a tough as nails Blender and more in this What We Have Noticed edition.
The Argonaut Cycles gravel racer was awarded Best in Show at the 2014 Handmade Bicycle Show and it is the first bike we noticed when we walked in.