About the author: Kristen Gross

Kristen Gross is a freelance writer and Category 1 mountain bike racer based in Carlsbad, California. Currently preparing to check the BC Bike Race off her bucket-list, you can find Kristen training on the road, coaching with Ninja Mountain Bike Skills and keeping the rubber side down wherever the trail takes her. She’s known for her smooth, flowy lines and authentic sound effects.


Tech Review: New Strava update boosts photos, mapping features and more

Update of Strava’s mobile app adds photo sharing and social features to free version, while compelling features and cycling support efforts make Premium subscription more appealing.

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Gear Review: Giro New Road Women’s Apparel

Giro targets women with its daring New Road line of casual looking, but technically serious cycling apparel. See if they hit the mark or come up short.

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