Op-Ed: In defense of droppers on drop bar bikes


The thing that I love about gravel bikes is that they rekindle what I felt when I rode those ’90s mountain bikes. Yes, gravel bikes aren’t very capable on gnarly trails, but that is what makes them fun.

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Shop early Black Friday deals at Jenson


You’ll find everything a rider needs to get rolling this winter and stay safe on the roads. This sale has lights, bikes, shoes and more.

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Rapha expands the Explore Collection


Rapha releases new Explore Collection We don’t stop exploring just because the weather gets cold. Off-road riding in winter can often throw up the most rewarding adventures, as well as plenty of mud and grime. But to get the most of your riding, you’ll need the right gear. The expanded Rapha Explore range features brand […]

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Santa Cruz and Yeti sale at Competitive Cyclist


The season isn’t over and the trails are calling, visit them with a new ride. It can be an early winter gift from you to your inner shredder. Now – On to the sale!

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Falling bike prices at Jenson and Competitive Cyclist


Are you just waiting to push the button on that new ride? Well, Jenson and Competitive Cyclist have some good news for you.

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Autumn saving from Competitive Cyclist and Jenson


Changing leaves means changing gear, swapping out lightweight jerseys for vests and file treads for mud.

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Fall finds and great gear at Jenson USA


The changing leaves and the smell in the air begging for hard rides and recovery beers. So outfit yourself and your steed to make this fall something to remember.

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LEM Helmets Launches New MotivAir cycling helmet


LEM Helmets Launches New MotivAir cycling helmet LEM Helmets, the Morgan Hill CA manufacturer of performance-driven cycling helmets for road, mountain, commuter, and kids, introduced its new lightweight Motiv Air cycling helmet. Precision-built for road, cross-country, and gravel cycling, the 220 gram (size M) helmet features LEM’s proprietary Exo Carbon technology and low-density EPS foam […]

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Salsa introduces all-new redesigned Cutthroat line


Salsa Cycles announces 2020 Cutthroat line Today Salsa introduces the all-new 2020 Cutthroat, the first redesign of its ground-breaking ultra-endurance model since its introduction in 2015. For those unfamiliar, the Cutthroat is Salsa Cycles Tour Divide-inspired drop-bar bike. It is born on the endless ribbons of mixed surfaces, the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route offers. […]

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Weekend savings from Jenson USA


his week the sales are wide and plenty, ahead you’ll find savings for the upgrades on your mountain, road and gear all around.

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Review: Specialized Roubaix Pro SRAM Force eTap AXS


The latest iteration of Specialized’s wildly popular endurance road bike features the brand’s innovative ride smoothing Future Shock 2.0, which delivers 20mm of axial compliance via a hydraulic damper that suspends you, not the bike. That’s because the damper is located atop the headtube, the theory being this isolates the rider from harsh bumps and […]

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Fast times at Grinduro Quincy


The buzz around the Plumas County Fairgrounds the Friday before the 2019 Grinduro teetered on unease as racers eagerly prepped bikes and made last-minute clothing choices. “We’re a little worried about being stuck out there in an ice-cold downpour,” one racer exclaimed as she checked her phone for an updated weather forecast for the area […]

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Jenson Deals of the weekend – Save big on everything!


Are you ready for the changing weather and riding conditions? Do you have the gear to make it the best riding of the year?

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Rapha announces casual Mechanic Collection


The Rapha Mechanic Collection. If you race or ride regularly chances are you get your hands covered in grease on the regular. Whether that’s from cleaning cassettes or tearing apart a fork, you’re working on making the ride better. Rapha’s new Mechanics Collection is devoted to the wrench turning garage tech in all of us. […]

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Best Cycling Computers


The best cycling computers offer the ability to track fitness and form with integrated heart rate and streaming power, not to mention get real-time directions (and even text messages) delivered to that helpful screen.

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Review: Pirelli Cinturato Mixed Gravel tire


Editor’s Note: This review was written by Road Bike Review guest writer, Aaron Faupell Review: Pirelli Cinturato Mixed 40mm Pirelli is known more for car tires, but they have been making road bike tires for a while now. The Cinturato Gravel represents their first foray into the land of off-road bicycles. There are two tires […]

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Wahoo Fitness Acquires Speedplay Pedals


Wahoo Fitness, on the heels of their purchase of indoor training app The Sufferfest,announces their acquisition of storied cycling pedal brand, Speedplay. Wahoo, major player connected fitness devices, has today announced its acquisition of Speedplay, the iconic pedal brand found on the bicycles of athletes such as Tour de France winner Sir Bradley Wiggins, two-time […]

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Summer Send-Off from Competitive Cyclist


When the leaves start to change and when the trails dew-covered for the morning shred, you know what’s around the corner.

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Jenson Drivetrain Deals


Looking for the ultimate cyclocross weapon? Look no further than the Niner BSB RDO. Niner takes learned technologies from their mountain bike racing line and applies it

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Rapha embraces adventure with the Outskirts Collection


The Rapha Outskirts Collection Exploration and adventure come naturally when bicycling miles and miles through the Vietnam countryside. There are few places that present such a spectacular environment for the adventure cyclist.  The searing heat and mainly unmade roads that thread through thick jungle mean that riding a bike there is almost unheard of. But for […]

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Jenson and Competitive Cyclist – End of season blow out


Below are some of the coolest deals we could find in the large SALE sections on Competitive Cyclist and Jenson

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Competitive Cyclist Labor Day sale finds!


We hand-selected some of the coolest and unique finds, mostly 60% off and free shipping, that would appeal to the serious core riders.

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Easton rolls out EC90 AX and EC70 AX wheelsets


Easton is expanding its AX line of gravel/adventure cycling components with two new carbon wheelsets. The EC90 AX is the top-shelf offering, while the EX70 AX has a more palatable price tag. Easton EA90 AX Wheelset Highlights Wheelset weight: 1,470g (claimed) Internal rim width: 24mm Spoke count: 24 Price: 1549.99 Available now The EA90 AX […]

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Review: Devinci Hatchet Carbon GRX LTD


Devinci debuted the original hatchet in the fall of 2016 at the second annual Grinduro in Quincy, California. The French-Canadian company chose to launch the second-generation of this gravel bike a bit closer to home at the inaugural Grinduro Canada. Roadbikereview was on hand to put this new gravel racer through its paces on a […]

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Wheelie awesome weekend deals at Jenson!


A new wheelset is one of the best performance upgrades you can give a bike and will make an insane difference to your riding experience.

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Review: Donnelly EMP gravel tire


The Donnelly EMP gravel tire gets its name from the airport code for Emporia, Kansas, arguably the place that put gravel racing on the map. As the most aggressive gravel tread in the Donnelly’s line-up, the EMP is ready to rail miles of gravel and mix it on the trail.  Donnelly EMP Highlights  Tight tread […]

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REI Back to School Commuter and more blowout


Back to school for millions across the means book bags, bike rides to class and lots of good times with friends.

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Devinci launches redesigned Hatchet


Devinci has launched a redesigned version of its gravel bike, the Hatchet. The latest iteration features increased tire clearance, a sleek new profile, and geometry that blurs the line between road and trail. Devinci Hatchet Highlights Clearance for 700x45mm or 27.5×2.1-inch tires Mountain bike-inspired geometry Claimed weight: 1,135g frame, 460g fork Lifetime warranty Offered in […]

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Hot weekend deals from Competitive Cyclist


Get your stoke on for the World Cup and upgrade your ride with deals from Competitive Cyclist.

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Review: Kenda Alluvium Pro 700×40 gravel tire


Gravel is big in the cycling world right now and tires are a huge part of a successful gravel ride or race. If you’re trying to find the perfect mix of volume, traction, low rolling resistance, and puncture protection, the Kenda Alluvium comes pretty darn close to a do-it-all gravel tire. The Alluvium is fast […]

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Check out the Shoe Blowout at Jenson USA


Check out these hand-picked deals on everything from Giro Techlace to Scott RC Road shoes. Look for great deals on waffle pattern grips and tools too!

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Sale on Jenson exclusive build bikes – Up to 54% off!


Choosing the perfect road bike, mountain bike, gravel bike, or any bike takes a lot of time. Here are some choice builds for the money.

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Cannondale recalls more than 10,000 CAADX cyclocross bikes


Cannondale, in conjunction with the CPSC, has issued a recall of model-year 2013 to 2016 CAADX cyclocross bikes equipped with disc brakes. The forks on these bikes can break, which can result in serious injury or death. To date, there has been one fatality and 11 injuries reported, seven of the injuries were serious and […]

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Trek recalls Kickster children’s bikes


Trek in conjunction with the CPSC has issued a recall for model year 2013 through 2019 Kicksters. According to the recall, the steerer tube clamp can fail if over-tightened due to an issue with the manufacturing process, posing a crash hazard to the rider. The Trek Kickster is a strider-style bike lacking pedals designed to […]

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Lots of Wheels and Deals at Jenson USA


As the Tour enters the mountains there is not a better time to think about lightening up your bike for your personal TDF.

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First Ride: Specialized $14,000 S-Works Turbo Creo SL


The new Turbo Creo SL is a culmination of years work between the Swiss and California teams in efforts to create an e-bike that roadies and gravel lovers worldwide will appreciate.

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The latest Prime Day deals for cyclists


Here are our Day 2 Prime Day product selections for cyclists.

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The new Specialized Turbo Creo SL is the lightest e-road bike on the market


Specialized Creo SL Highlights Lightest production e-road bike on the market Fits 700 x 42mm or 650 x 47mm tires  Full fender and gravel adventure-ready Available in four different configurations, including EVO Gravel    Optimized motor output rewards good pedaling practices Customizable motor settings via Turbo app  Price: $9,000-$14,000 Availability: late August 2019 Visit Specialized.com […]

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Cannondale’s new CAAD 13 is a reality-priced race machine


Anyone who owned a Cannondale Advanced Aluminum Design (CAAD) model will attest to its versatility, and ability to go toe-to-toe with carbon-framed counterparts. The CAAD frames empower riders to build a lightweight race machine that won’t break the budget. I still remember the explosive feel when sprinting on my first CAAD 9 —stiff, responsive, and […]

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The best Amazon Prime Day deals for cyclists


Amazon Prime Day is the online retail giant’s annual celebration of door-busting deals. Here are some of our best finds.

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Freshen up your summer gear with Jenson USA


Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great sales going on. Check out these smoking deals on helmets, tires, tubes and much more!

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Treks new Madone Speed – ready for all the aero


Treks new Madone Speed – from road ride to time trial in a matter of seconds Trek recently unveiled the all-new Madone SLR 6 Disc Speed —the first Madone with integrated, removable aero bars. The new bike is the ideal aero setup for part-time triathletes and anyone who trains and races on the same rig, […]

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Cannondale SuperSix EVO Hi-MOD Dura-Ace – First Ride


Cannondale has redesigned the SuperSix EVO to keep pace with rivals like the Specialized Tarmac, Cervelo R5, and BMC Road Machine. Now in its third iteration, the 2020 SuperSix EVO eschews the classic lines of its predecessors in favor of aero profiles, internal cable routing, and revised sizing. Cannondale SuperSix EVO highlights Revised frame design […]

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Rapha Crit collection is here and ready for twilight racing


Rapha is ready for the mean streets of crit racing – launching a collection that matches the intensity and fun of this breathtaking discipline. In true Rapha fashion, there are some fresh takes on classics like number placement, and the Aerosuit overall.

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Snēk Cycling Launches the Lifeboat Tire Lever


Part metalcore tire lever, valve core remover, bottle opener and 100% made in the USA the Lifeboat lever is built for modern tubeless tires.

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The Best Cycling Roads in Canada


Canada is known for its beautiful scenery and lush untrodden forests filled with a picturesque landscape. There is genuinely no better way to appreciate this domain than on a bicycle.

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Hot deals from Jenson USA


Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great sales going and this week is no exception. Check out these smoking deals and get them before they are gone.

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Review: Bontrager GR1 – Team Issue Gravel Tire


A fast rolling gravel tire that leans toward the dry, sandy conditions – puncture protected, available in two sizes, and Sven Nys approved.

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Review: SKS SpeedRocker All-Road/Gravel fender set


full coverage fender system that fits tires up to 38mm, fully removable, and no hardware needed — explicitly designed for the off pavement rider and all-weather gravel travelers.

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Review: Sigma ROX 12 GPS Cycling Computer


Equipped with turn by turn navigation, file sharing, on-site route creation and features you’ll find nowhere else – Interested? Read on to find out more.

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