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PBE 2017: Fat Chance

November 15, 2017 Brett Rothmeyer 0

If you follow the lineage of New England frame-builders back to its roots you will find Witcomb USA and Serotta. Both companies, which established themselves in 1972, would go on to become the breeding ground

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Philly Bike Expo 2017: Engin Cycles

November 8, 2017 Brett Rothmeyer 1

At the Philly Bike Expo this past weekend the Pennsylvania Convention Center was filled with custom frame makers, component manufacturers, food trucks and yes, even e-bikes. Over the years the Expo has morphed into a

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The Lunch Ride

October 30, 2017 Brett Rothmeyer 4

“A bike ride fixes everything;” that is a statement that is pretty much completely true. Look, I know if you have a broken leg or a blown out knee and you are reading this you’ll

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Video: A Whole New Way

September 19, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words and photo by Devon Balet, video by Will Campbell When I heard the words from the ER Doctor, “You have a broken scaphoid bone in your right wrist,” it felt as though my entire

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Essay: Very most favorite

September 6, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

By Stevil Kinevil It wasn’t the first cyclocross bike I’d owned, and it’s most likely not going to be the last. I can say, however, without reservation that beside all of my other bikes past and

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Two-Wheeled Musings

July 4, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 3

Words by Paul De Valera My bicycle is my best friend, my only true ally in this world. My bicycle will never betray me. Though it may break and throw me off into a bush

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VANLIFE: Sunragin’

June 23, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words and photos by Kurt Gensheimer At 11,542 feet above sea level, Hoosier Pass south of Breckenridge, Colorado, is not the ideal spot in which to be driving an unfamiliar RV, especially in the middle

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#VANLIFE: Glenn Vanzig

June 2, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 5

Words and photos by Watts Dixon I thought I was doing the right thing, approaching the cop. Being proactive. Humbly and apologetically explaining why my van was going to be in a one-hour-only parking spot

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Beer Me: The ManCan

May 24, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words and photo by Burt Hoovis  Keeping your favorite beverage close at hand for a day on the trail has always had its challenges. Luckily, the options are getting better and better. Recently, I had

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#VANLIFE: El Tigre Del Norte

May 19, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 2

Words and photos by Devon Balet It’s 4:20 a.m., a seemingly perfect time to depart Sedona, Arizona. Aiming northeast, I sleepily rub my eyes as I steer my home on wheels, aptly named El Tigre