What Alex said and it feels like we’re watching another sequel in a bad movie franchise, but you can trust that data at least, and Dimension is parsing it in ways we’ve haven’t seen before.
First ride impressions: it’s like a long Cross bike with big tires and from the first ride, feels more at home on the dirt than road. I’ll spend more time on all roads with the Roker, and write about it in an upcoming issue of our magazine.
Pan handle wishbone is interesting and dampens
Tubeless and Clement x’Plor M50s
Hooray for thru-axles!
Max Kullaway and Mark V will reveal their bike design and build process while Westland Distillery shares a tasting of their thoughtfully-made whiskey. We’ll have appetizers and craft beer during the evening too. If the mood is ride, maybe a song and dance…
Meet Mark V
Taste Westland whiskey
Learn what this machine does
Note: space is limited and the $29.00 ticket price includes a tour of the on-premise DKCB bicycle factory.
Retro steel: because it’s funny to slip by riders on bikes that weigh less and have twice as many gears. But is friction shifting better than the latest 11sp systems on the market? No; it SUCKS.
Slipped on a 25-year old jersey and rode a 30-year old bike on a fine Sunday. No power meter, no Garmin…just my iPod shuffle. Coming back in from the Mercer loop, The Fixx came on, and one thing led to another.
A festival in Chinatown
Inline skate competition at the skate park
In this edition of the the Tour, we see dangling gold chains early, during the TTT. They usually come out in the mountains, when the racers are climbing.
After a long week and getting Issue 26 out, taking today off, and riding this afternoon. For more on the Tour, besides the jewelry, see these tech articles
The audio sample in the Vine, is from Kraftwerk’s Tour de France soundtracks.