Girl Gear :: Pearl Izumi’s Winterwear

Girl Gear :: Pearl Izumi’s Winterwear

Short winter days are upon us. In Pearl Izumi’s high-visibility cycling jacket and tights you’ll feel safe commuting home when the sun’s going down. For our product tester, we chose Collegiate National Mountain Bike Champion Ali Osgood (pictured left). When she’s not...

Girl Gear :: The Latest from Outdoor Retailer

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Girl Bike Love was at the annual Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City, Utah this week getting a peek at the goods coming out this fall for women cyclists. Here’s a few items we found that make our...
Girl Gear :: Shredly Mountain Bike Shorts

Girl Gear :: Shredly Mountain Bike Shorts

We are getting excited for the new 2015 patterns from Shredly! Last year I put Shredly shorts to the test. As we head into the year and are getting back on our bikes, I wanted to share my thoughts on the brand and fit. I am 5’11 and 160ish pounds – tall and very...
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...
Buyer’s guide: Cyclocross must-haves

Buyer’s guide: Cyclocross must-haves

Emily Zinn This year most domestic cyclocross races haven't had that bitter cold and mucky mess characteristic of cyclocross, but hopefully that will change soon. These are some of the items that cyclocross racers may not have in their arsenal, but that I...
Girl Gear :: Mad Alchemy LaFemme Chamois Crème

Girl Gear :: Mad Alchemy LaFemme Chamois Crème

Perfect for: The girl who hates saddle sores and prefers to buy conscientiously-produced products  Why I love it: A consistency that works for me and it doesn't draw much attention to itself (I'm not a huge fan of strong-smelling, tingling, slimy or...