Bontrager Race Wheel Review
The Bontrager Race Wheel brake system allows for the wheels to be easily removed. This is nice if you ever need to transport your bike in a vehicle without a bike rack. These wheels are designed to be used with Disc Brakes. I have been using these wheels to zip around Denver, CO as a  [...]
5 Mountain Bike Wheel Sets to improve your Ride
Most people don’t know that the easiest way to improve the ride quality of your bike is to get new mountain bike wheel sets. A great set of wheels improves acceleration, corning and makes the bike feel lighter. With bike season slowing down and ski season about to start, here is a list of some  [...]
Town and country Continental 26 x 2.1 Tire Review
Bicycle police around the world use Town and Country tires on their bikes and I now see why. The Town and Country Continental tires work great everywhere performing well dirt and gravel. These tires jump curbs with ease zoom through the neighborhoods and stop on a dime. I have been using these to zip around  [...]
Specialized Butcher Grid Review
Sturdy enough for aggressive downhill riding without compromising rolling resistance on the uphills, the 2.3” Specialized Butcher Grid 2Bliss is an ideal all-mountain tire. Find out what I liked about testing this Specialized tire in Colorado in my review below. Specialized Butcher Grid Review At 780 grams (26” version), the Grid isn’t the lightest on  [...]
Continental Vertical Tire Review
Continental pitches the Vertical tire as a ‘classic’, stating that it’s at home on all trails. As far as I can tell, this is dead on. When I first started riding on the Front Range, I had difficulty staying upright when I was cornering on loose, dusty trails. After a day when I went down  [...]