Travel Via Gravel — gravel

Reflections on the 2022 Tour Divide and my Initial Gear List

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Reflections on the 2022 Tour Divide and my Initial Gear List

Ouch!  Mad respect to those that finished the TD this year, I wasn't one of them. My failure to complete the course, however, had nothing to do with my bike or gear, no mechanical or electrical issues over ~1,000 miles. I was the problem!! I've got some unfinished business out west. After doing nearly all of my training in the winter and spring in Indiana's cold, wet weather, my body took exception to the no-prep immersion to New Mexico's hot weather and higher-than-I-was-accustomed-to altitude. I had plane tickets to Calgary and hotel reservations in Banff and changed all that to...

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2022 Tour Divide Rig Glamour Shots

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2022 Tour Divide Rig Glamour Shots

The 2022 "Rigs of the Tour Divide" submission!

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Chain Doping Update

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Chain Doping Update

Matt bores everyone with his preventative maintenance technique for bicycle chains, and opines on the benefits of Paraffin wax / Tungsten Disulfide suspensions.

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Top five holiday gift ideas from jefe.bike

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Top five holiday gift ideas from jefe.bike

You're shopping for the bikepacker in your life. Your favorite blue dot, the one that mysteriously stops and then starts up again, why did they stop like that? You'll never know because you were nice enough not to send a text to their satellite in-reach asking why they stopped. They've got enough to worry about, they were probably stopped by nature calling anyway.

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REMLAW Bars - The Flat Bar For Your Drop Bar Gravel / MTB Bike!

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REMLAW Bars - The Flat Bar For Your Drop Bar Gravel / MTB Bike!

REMLAW Bars now available at jefe.bike - the perfect geometry-neutral conversion to flat bar for your drop bar MTB or Gravel Bike!

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