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Rigs we want to pedal all year long

Catalina Island’s trails have long, sweeping climbs and descents, steep and chunky sections, plus buffalo, foxes, and more views than you can imagine

Amity Rockwell says, “Cycling is this thing I’m never going to figure out,” which helps remove the pressure of winning Unbound

That brand-new 2021 model may be hard to come by these days, but the used bike market has endless inventory. Here’s why old bikes rule.

An ode to the sweet, airy joy of riding in a T-shirt, and the shorts that make it possible

Why this long-time cyclist is still in love with mechanical

It’s an affordable piece of gear that makes rides more carefree

When faced with the decision to take racing to the next level, Colin Strickland chose his own path

Sometimes spending more money gets you measurable value. But there's a point where that stops.

It's never too cold to ride outside. (Well, almost never.)

The newest model of the Diverge is a big advancement for on-trail performance

You can tell a lot about a person by the bike they ride

Gear to maximize your comfort on even the roughest of roads

Laura King is out to inspire her eight-week-old daughter, Hazel, to go after her goals

For those unfamiliar with northwest Arkansas, the region is quickly making a name for itself as a paradise for both road and mountain bikers

In a few years, performance e-bikes will be common on tarmac

What we learned from riding the best bikes of the year

Yes, it involves nonstop time in the saddle, lots of beer, and plenty of technical jargon

This category is coming for your road bike

Can the sport’s trendiest discipline reinvigorate its national governing body? And should we even care?

Even if you're not into groad, the trend is probably improving your cycling experience

It's all about what you make of it

Times have changed. Espresso and aero everything are out, pour-over and flannel are in.

Ten stoke-inducing products for mixed-terrain cycling that came out in 2019

Rule one: if it ain't broke, don't fix it

With deaths spiking on pavement, riders are choosing to go where cars can’t

Patrick Cummins has been fighting in the UFC for the past five years, but the character he cultivates on his Instagram feed is less battle-hardened tough guy and more adventure-loving goofball who loves to ride old-school mountain bikes

After riding 50 of the newest models, we have some thoughts

'DK 2019,' from Enve Cyles, is a recap video from this year's Dirty Kanza race

This festival cut of the full documentary, 'Project Y' looks at why humans pursue type-two fun

From cross-country to enduro, 29ers are dominating the trail. Again.

Every year we gather dozens of bikes and expert testers to put the newest models through their paces. Here are some snapshots from our fall session in Grand Junction, Colorado.

In pursuit of the most accurate results, we equipped all 50 rigs in our 2019 test with Enve hoops and Maxxis rubber. Here's what we learned.

This year’s class is changing how we see roadies

As the gravel-bike market booms and manufacturers seek to make rides more comfortable, rigs with (just a little bit of) rear suspension are making a comeback

As the all-road market booms, bikes are becoming more capable and more niche

For this year's Eroica California, Bike Snob NYC bypassed the dream rides and went straight to mail order and Craigslist

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