DAVIS AND CONNIE – A FILM BY BEN INGHAM

DAVIS AND CONNIE – A FILM BY BEN INGHAM

Davis + Connie from RAPHA on Vimeo. The first time I met Connie Carpenter, although I knew of her accomplishments, I had no idea of the presence this woman held. When I stood in front of her, face to face for the first time, I was instantly consumed by the command she...
Rebecca’s Private Idaho – Not Your Ordinary Gravel Race

Rebecca’s Private Idaho – Not Your Ordinary Gravel Race

I had been pedaling for over four hours, relentlessly turning the cranks and forcing my 29-inch knobbies to eat mile after mile of dirt. With at least another hour of saddle time ahead of me, my lonely thoughts revolved around one question: how had I managed to get...
Pedal There :: Riding in Crested Butte

Pedal There :: Riding in Crested Butte

Crested Butte Mountain in the afternoon. Photo by Vicky Sama. Fall is a beautiful time to ride mountain bikes in Crested Butte, Colo. Right now, the wildflowers color the trails with purple asters, yellow butter ‘n eggs and orange paintbrush. One of the most...
Battle of the Energy Bars

Battle of the Energy Bars

One word sums up Pro Bar’s newest energy bar: Yum!  The Chocolate SuperGreens base bar is made with chia, flaxseed, barley, wheat grass and alfalfa. Sounds too healthy, but this bar rivals the finest of chocolate bars of Belgium. The top layer is made of the...
Chew on This!

Chew on This!

The hottest new bike gear at this week’s Outdoor Retailer may keep you pretty cool. Girl Bike Love got the scoop on latest technology in women’s cycling wear during the trade show in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Canadian clothes manufacturer Sugoi showed us...
Rivera Wins Women’s Tour of Utah

Rivera Wins Women’s Tour of Utah

  Coryn Rivera of the UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team sprinted to victory in the first-ever Tour of Utah Women’s Edition in Tooele, Utah. Photo by Vicky Sama. Tour of Utah Women’s Edition podium (from left to right): Mandy Heintz of Guru Cycles (2nd),...