John Bradley

John Bradley

 John Bradley is a former senior editor for Outside and currently the editor-in-chief of VeloNews. Follow him on Twitter @johnwbradley.

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Raleigh Competition - Road Bikes: Reviews

Raleigh Competition - Road Bikes: Reviews

DISCOUNT TICKETThink of the Competition as a two-wheeled iMac: Pros may want more, but if you're looking for a worry-free performance machine, clip on in. Raleigh is coming on strong for '05 by...

Trek Madone 5.2 - Road Bikes: Reviews

Trek Madone 5.2 - Road Bikes: Reviews

1. Want race-proven? Trek's all-new Madone is available in three levels of carbon (White, Black, and Red). Because the top-tier Red frames weren't done in time, Alberto Contador won last year's Tour...

Specialized BG S-Works MTB - Cleats: Reviews

Specialized BG S-Works MTB - Cleats: Reviews

Most people's feet tilt down and out when they dangle. As with all Specialized Body Geometry shoes, the carbon-soled S-Works are designed around this natural cant, to reduce knee and foot strain....

Trek Remedy 7 - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

Trek Remedy 7 - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

Downhill DreamTrek's redesigned aluminum Remedy pedals surprisingly well for an all-mountain, 5.9-inch-travel bike—especially with the Fox Float Rp2 rear shock in its firm Pro Pedal setting. And...

Specialized Epic - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

Specialized Epic - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

SPECIALIZATIONA cousin to the bike that won a Gear of the Year award in '03, the Epic is the best full-suspension climber on the market. True, this bike's design isn't quite as buttery as some others...

Lake MX170 - Cleats: Reviews

Lake MX170 - Cleats: Reviews

A great entry-level race shoe for high-volume feet, the MX170 has a heel-mounted Boa lacing system that cinches the shoe around the ankle to prevent heel lift. lakecycling.com

Giant Anthem X2

Giant Anthem X2 - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

With a more relaxed geometry and longer travel (4 inches vs. 3.5), Giant's all-new Anthem X line is a slightly more trail-tuned version of its race-specific Anthem line. Theoretically, those...

Pro-tec Cyphon - Bike Helmets: Reviews

Pro-tec Cyphon - Bike Helmets: Reviews

MountainMoto Style The Cyphon was a surprise hit. Testers initially thought this hard-shelled hybrid would be heavy and not very ventilated, but it's lighter and cooler than it looks. Riders in hot...

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