Bikepacking

Video: Iceland Divide

December 3, 2018 Carolyne Whelan 0

We’ll just put it out there: Iceland is really affordable to fly to from the United States at the moment, especially from the East Coast. Maybe it’s time to abandon the… Read more

NEWS

Shred the vote!

November 6, 2018 Carolyne Whelan 0

Hey there, Dirt Rag Nation! If you’re a United States citizen and have the ability to vote, today is a great day. It’s like the public policy version of choosing… Read more

BIKES

Kona Wozo: Cold Smoke

November 1, 2018 Carolyne Whelan 0

Ahh, November. Depending on where you live, you may still have hard-packed— dare I say “dusty”— trails, or you may already be frolicking in a winter wonderland. Here in the… Read more

Bike Industry News

Philly Bike Expo 2018

October 30, 2018 Carolyne Whelan 0

OK, so now that I’ve gotten the Pittsburgh tragedy out in the open, let’s move on to the PHILLY BIKE EXPO! Maurice (Dirt Rag’s publisher and mastermind) and I drove… Read more

BIKE CULTURE

A 4.5 hour drive

October 29, 2018 Carolyne Whelan 2

The first bike shop job I ever had was at a place called Rob N Charlie’s in Santa Fe, New Mexico. One of my wrenching mentors there gave me good… Read more

Bike Industry News

Lazer helmet recall

October 9, 2018 Carolyne Whelan 0

Do you wear a Lazer helmet? Check your head. Lazer, a Belgian helmet company owned by Shimano, has issued a recall for its Blade, Magma, Elle and Jade bicycle helmets sold… Read more