So you’ve got your bike back, and your registration paid for. The way you’ve described your situation, this has everything to do with your inability/unwillingness to communicate with the team and nothing to do with anyone else. Why not ride solo? (since you’ve already burned the bridge with the team, which it sounds like dodged a major bullet by…[Read more]
This year will be #4 for my wife and me, and the second full week we’ve done. Our first two rides we did 2 and 3 days with hybrids before we got Jamis Renegades last year, which are closer to your gravel bike. We had zero problems and, while I’m not about to knock going clipless without having tried them, we rode flats and had plenty of energy for…[Read more]
My wife and I bought these Helinox collapsible camp chairs last winter and they’re one of our favorite carry-along items. They take up very little space on your bike and aren’t an encumbrance to foot traffic when you post up against a storefront on a shaded sidewalk.