I had heard 2nd hand that when Katie Compton had signed with Trek, she was not happy at all with the Cronus and had the Trek guys scrambling through warehouse for old XO frames which got repainted in…Continue
Have you started racing, realized that you are doing pretty good and are ready to upgrade your bike? New to 'cross and looking for a decent ride? Maybe you just need a solid rig for gravel…Continue
I recall having a set of these about 6 years ago and liking them. Looking into digging up some NOS of these and am wondering if it's worth it. Am I just remembering them fondly because the time has…Continue
Recently I found I had cracked my 3-year old Aluminum frame CX bike. Pretty bad. Both the down tube and seat tube, just above the bottom bracket. Shit happens, I know. Damn glad it wasn't carbon, but…Continue
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Last week we posted the challenge for Halloween -- make a donation to the Wounded Warrior Project and you get to vote on what costume I wear to race my bike in. The grand winner is . . . the 187s! Chief 187 picked me to dress up as a old-west Marshall, perhaps Wyatt Earp. Well, you asked for it:…Continue
I've been getting several questions about what it is we are doing, so I am hoping to answer them here.
the short answer is that we are RACING cyclocross in order to help raise awareness and funds for the Wounded Warrior Project, in memory of our son LCpl James Kimple. James was killed in action on his secound tour or Iraq on 2-May02008.
The long and protracted answers are:…