Product Review – BSXinsight Wearable Lactate Threshold Sensor

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As cyclists, we are always looking for ways to improve our training and performance, and there is no shortage of ways to monitor and test our improvements on the bike. There is no argument that the most highly regarded tests to gauge a cyclist’s fitness and performance have to be a heart-rate monitor, a VO2max test, and the evasive lactate test. Ask anyone who has had a lactate test, and they … [Read more...]

SRAM Recalls Hydraulic Bicycle Brakes Due To Crash

SRAM Recalls Hydraulic Bicycle Brakes Due to Crash and Injury Hazards http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/SRAM-Recalls-Hydraulic-Bicycle-Brakes/ ***************************************************************************************** Recall Date: January 14, 2014 Recall Number: 14-079 SRAM Recalls Hydraulic Bicycle Brakes Due to Crash and Injury Hazards WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should … [Read more...]

Product Review: GYST Duffle 1-10

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The GYST Duffel 1-10 is one of the most unique and multi functional gear bags we have ever used. With more features than any other duffel bag we know of, this bag can fill just about any athletes needs. From the changing mats to helmet shaped inner compartment, we were very impressed with not only the function, but also the incredible quality. The main feature is the X-Changer Pack System … [Read more...]

3T Design Recalls Cervélo Bicycles with Aura Pro Handlebars

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3T Design Recalls Cervélo Bicycles with Aura Pro Handlebars Due to Risk of Injury WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary Name of product: Cervélo Bicycles with Aura Pro Handlebars Hazard: The bicycle's … [Read more...]

2013 Sidi Wire Product Review

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Written by: Christian Rinaldi of Team OTR I have been mulling over the 6.6 or the Wires since the deal was made available. Never would I have an opportunity to get an amazing shoe at the price. Well, not without getting a divorce attorneys business card in the shoe box. I have no place to go today and I had spent ample time at church and the priest asked me to leave. On my way home I hit the … [Read more...]

Product Review – Qwik Wrapz

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Does any one of these scenarios sound like something you have done while trying to change into our cycling kit while in a public place: 1. Wrapping a towel around your waist and hoping that it does not fall off leaving your bits exposed to the cold elements, and to the glares of you’re not so forgiving fellow cyclists. 2. Dropping trough and going all naked, while trying to pull up your bib … [Read more...]

Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard

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Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall date: January 25, 2013 Recall number: 13-102 Name of product: Bicycles and frame sets Hazard: The steerer tube in the front fork can break, posing a fall hazard. Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the bicycles and take … [Read more...]

Bicycles Recalled by Wilier Triestina Due to Fall Hazard; Bicycle Fork’s Steerer Tube Can Break

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: Izoard XP Bicycles Units: About … [Read more...]

Norco Recalls Havoc Bicycles Due to Risk of Injury

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: 2011 Havoc Bicycles Units: About … [Read more...]

SPY Optic SCREW Sunglasses

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There is no shortage of sunglasses manufacturers trying to convince the cycling community that their version is the best, the lightest, the coolest, etc. And there is that one company (who we all know, but will be left un-named) whose very proficient marketing machine puts out high quality, high cost glasses which appear to dominate the market. That is until now. SPY Optic is going to change … [Read more...]