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SRAM axs force on review

AXS Force is the the latest and greatest from Sram, inspired by its top end Red etap group, the Force comes in at a better price point with a host of killer features. But how does it ride?

Covid panache

Coolvid 2019… Cycling certainly is very interesting situation nowadays, just like a lot of stuff I suppose. Rather than be down about situations and being a big believer that riding can lift the spirits, I put together a fun, short, challenging PDX route. Great in the am with fantastic views when no one else is out. …coolvid route here…

Seems like the world is split right now, ride outside, ornot. The current hot topics come in the form of indoor training, zwifting, riding or whatever you like to call it. – Stay safe. Ride on (whichever way you deem most appropriate 🙂 )

current hot bots

Test: Wahoo Kickr
8 weeks in review. The 2019 Kickr Core from Wahoo.

Unboxing : Kickr
What do you get and how well is it made?

It has been a thing for a while, but of recent events its a massive thing

Ornot Magicshell
Does it deliver magic or is it just an empty shell? Read about Ornot’s latest jacket with advanced fabric.

The Fuel Lowdown
Snacky, snacky, yum yum.. Nutition, Flavor and No Bonking – Details on the best things to stuff in your pockets

Portland Rides
No need to drive anywhere! Rollout from the city. Totally ace Portland rides anywhere from 20 – 80 miles

Ride This : Parrett Mountain, Oregon

Chain Guide
Don’t have chain stretch problems. Check out our guide to fix your common chain woes

Halo Sweatbands for exercise

Halo Headsweats
Muscle burn yes, but no eye-sting please. Advanced headsweats are here:

Yakima Aero Bike Rack
Get prepared for the Summer with our long term test

best sellers

Apidura Bikepacking Gear
Fancy Apidura Saddle pack for bike-camping and the what not.

Armband or Cheststrap ?
Which heart-rate monitor is better? we take a look at the Wahoo Tickr Fit

Castelli Emergency Jacket
packable with natty rain features and super viz

tips you should know

Bike exploring adventures – if you are in the wilderness you should be prepared and know this:

Waterproof gear is expensive, don’t let it go bad. Refresh & Renew – Swat up on your waterproof knowledge

Silca Ypsilon Wrench

Silca Three Way
Some tools are cooler than others. This Silca three way one is pretty sweet, pro level and a ton of options.

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