Bicycle wheels lose a measurable amount of tension when a tire is mounted and inflated. Historically, this amount was insubstantial and no dedicated counter measures were needed. But today, owing to two recent trends, we have perfect storm that spells trouble and confusion.
Source: Tension Drop Meets Marginal Gains – Wheel Fanatyk
When Ted King recently won the Epic 150 gravel race in Missouri on our Rene Herse Steilacoom tires, many were surprised that he ran knobbies on a fast course. But there were a few muddy corners whe…
Source: The long road to dual-purpose knobbies | Off The Beaten Path
When changes to traffic laws were approved in my city recently — little things like requiring drivers to give more space to cyclists when passing — it was heralded as a step forward for bike friend…
Source: This lawyer has detailed all the ways the law subsidizes car drivers, and it’s staggering – Shifter
Independent bike retailers have been fighting for survival for more than 15 years. A few recent developments could put these beloved brick-and-mortar shops out of business for good.
Source: The Death of the Local Bike Shop | Outside Online