Trail Style

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Style Check: Shredly MTB Kit

It’s hard finding trail riding gear that flatters the female form, and I’m always on the lookout for new brands that “get it.” Over the Christmas holiday, Jason and I met up with Sue and Bill from Ashland Mountain Adventures for a fun weekend of riding in San Luis Obispo. Sue was wearing a really […]

02.07.2014 Trail Style Read the full story →
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Riding Kit: Trail Riding in Gray & Black

Leave the hydration pack at home for your next ride without going full lycra by wearing this kit featuring the moto influenced One Industries Alliance Jersey. It features a tailored XC fit, a quarter zip at the front for a bit of air flow, and a rear zipper pocket means you have some room to […]

10.21.2013 Trail Style Read the full story →
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Old Meets New in Classic styles — Kitsbow & Giro New Road @Sea Otter 2013

While some of the offerings from these manufacturers won’t appeal to everyone, those that appreciate attention to detail and classic lines (with the income to participate) are sure to pause and take notice. Merino wool has seen a resurgence in performance cycling wear for its moisture wicking qualities as well as comfort, and unlike many synthetics […]

04.28.2013 Clothing Read the full story →
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BTCEB Ride Like a Girl Jerseys now available

The Bicycle Trails Council of the East Bay  is a mountain bike advocacy non-profit that works towards furthering access as well as the creation and maintenance of single trail MTB friendly trails in the Bay Area. They offer two group rides every month that are great ways to meet and network with other riders. For […]

09.17.2012 BTCEB Read the full story →
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Men’s Mary Jane Cycling Shorts (for your stoner riding kit)

If you wear these shorts during your next century, and you tell folks your taking a safety break in the middle of the ride, you’re not really leaving anything to the imagination are you? You’re hungry? No surprise there homie.  Looking for the perfect pair of shorts for touring the dispensaries? These shorts scream out, […]

06.29.2012 Trail Style Read the full story →
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Put some steez in that whip

“There ain’t nothing better than the feeling you get, while throwing the bike sideways and throwing a twisted whip.” That quote is just one snippet from the lyrics in the following video. Is it a bit silly? Maybe, but totally spot on. And now I want to get my dirt jump bike out and hit […]

04.11.2012 Trail Style Read the full story →
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Greg Minnaar rules on a CX bike too

I just came across this edit of Greg Minnaar getting some time in on his cyclecross set up, and I don’t think I’ve ever seen a cross bike ridden on a trail with that much style — ever. Minnaar is obviously one of the top riders in the world, but I happen to also know […]

02.10.2012 Trail Style Read the full story →