Travel Via Gravel

Jayhawker™ - Wheelset to Bike Cross Reference

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Jayhawker™ - Wheelset to Bike Cross Reference

A carbon fiber wheelset is an awesome upgrade to your bike, you'll feel the difference immediately. By popular request, I've been building and updating the table below to provide a cross reference between some of the most popular gravel / all-road bikes and the fast-selling Jayhawker™ carbon fiber wheelsets. Help us update the table - if your bike isn't listed and you know the spec, send us a note at jefe@jefe.bike

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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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One of Seven Project - The Ultimate Bikepacking Guide

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One of Seven Project - The Ultimate Bikepacking Guide

If you haven't checked out the One of Seven Project website, the off season might be the time to do it--because you're going to need that much time to consume the mad knowledge that Craig Fowler is dropping over there. I'll let Craig explain the website name in his own words, his mission is pretty damn motivating. 

When I'm out riding or at the shop, I try to avoid the biker-bro mentality where hammering and suffering are the thing to brag on. Having ridden all of the major North American routes, Craig's clearly been to the edge but doesn't care to brag about it, one of seven is about shredding and understanding how the journey has changed you.

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Dynaplug Kit Saves My Day!

Dynaplug Kit Saves My Day!

Read about my recent experience with Dynaplug and how it allowed me to fix a flat in my tubeless tires less than 5 minutes--without removing the tire and inserting a tube!

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