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    DEAL GEMS – MID AUGUST

    It’s late summer in the northern hemisphere and that means online cycling stores are putting a lot of gear on sale. They seem to think they’ve got one more chance with us before we hang up our cleats for the season. Hah!

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    THE BEST ROAD CYCLING SHOES

    In this post, I share with you my evaluation of the best performance cycling shoes for serious roadies. Whether you race, do club rides or like to challenge yourself on short segments or over long rides, these shoes are designed to help you ride your best in supreme comfort and look good doing it.

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    THE BEST CARBON CLINCHER CLIMBING BIKE WHEELS

    I review the new group of carbon clincher climbing bike wheels (or CCCs), explain why they are the right choice for certain types of riders, tell you which I like and don’t and why.

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    BEST ROAD BIKE WHEEL UPGRADES

    If you are riding on wheels that came with your bike or on ones you bought a few years ago, you likely need a better and probably wider set of wheels to get the performance as well as the comfort most road cycling enthusiasts want today.

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    BEST ONLINE BIKE STORE RATINGS

    This review gives you a ranked list of the top online bike stores that serve road cycling enthusiasts, those of us roadies that are regular, committed riders and serious and knowledgeable about the gear we buy.

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    THE BEST ALL-AROUND ROAD BIKE WHEELS – 2016

    “Let’s take this right hand turn,” I thought to myself. Signal. Turn. “Back wheel is sliding out. Bring her back in. Agghhhh, I’m going to lose it. *!@#.”

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Wheels and Tires

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BEST ROAD BIKE WHEEL UPGRADES

If you are riding on wheels that came with your bike or on ones you bought a few years ago, you likely need a better and probably wider set of wheels to get the performance as well as the comfort most road cycling enthusiasts want today.

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BEST ROAD BIKE TIRES

What tires should I get? It seems like a pretty easy question. Actually, it’s not. In addition to what tire to get, what width, what tube and what pressure are all questions I’m hearing.

Clothing and Accessories

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THE BEST ROAD CYCLING SHOES

In this post, I share with you my evaluation of the best performance cycling shoes for serious roadies. Whether you race, do club rides or like to challenge yourself on short segments or over long rides, these shoes are designed to help you ride your best in supreme comfort and look good doing it.

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THE BEST AERO ROAD HELMETS

Helmets used to just be something you wore, an extension of your kit. Now, some road helmets are more like performance tools and can save you nearly as much time as aero wheels or an aero frame, and do so for a lot less money.

Groupsets and Components

Bikes

Where to Get Your Cycling Gear

Deal Gems August Feature Photo

DEAL GEMS – MID AUGUST

It’s late summer in the northern hemisphere and that means online cycling stores are putting a lot of gear on sale. They seem to think they’ve got one more chance with us before we hang up our cleats for the season. Hah!

Power Meters

My Take