Newsom wants to win every race she enters, including The Mid South this Saturday. But she knows her pro license doesn't guarantee a thing.
How does the 34-year-old fit it all in? By being thoroughly stoked on everything she does.
Tubeless tires, wider rims, special wheels, secret tire pressure — a mechanic shares the details of what goes into building out the race bikes for Strade Bianche.
Eight days, 91,000 feet of climbing, and 650 miles of gravel in what is basically a credit-card bikepacking race. Ooph!
Firm and shaped beneath the foot and at the heel; almost sock-like and malleable for most of the upper.
Hands-on with a new premium race version of the popular semi-slick gravel rubber
The 38-year-old opens up about not making the Tokyo team, the thrill of racing in front of hometown crowds, and sharing her experiences through public speaking.
One of the fastest tires in our lab test just got faster with a dual-compound tread.
Cadex AR 35 weigh 1,270g with ceramic bearings and claims of higher lateral and transmission stiffness than competitors.
The NorCal series continues to foreshadow the upcoming gravel season with stunning performances by California-based pros.
Check out Betsy Welch's author page.
20 mm of integrated front suspension meets an already progressive gravel bike.
Colorado wildflowers decorate Ruth Winder's custom Trek Checkpoint.
I’d heard tall tales of the Rock Cobbler for years. It did not disappoint.
The non-profit's mission is to 'Shred the Stigma' around mental health, and the new Floyd's squad is committed to sharing that goal.
43 mm-wide mixed-terrain tires, stable geometry, drop bars, wide-range gearing, and front suspension — in 1993.
The new gravel race from Red Bull will happen on May 7 near Marfa, Texas.
At last weekend's Rock Cobbler, four riders had a run-in with a bull on course. We ask a lawyer what he thinks.
Smart shaping and clever construction pair perfectly with 35 mm-wide tires — and a wider version could be on the way.
Nobody did a good job here except the bull.
The seven-time Grand Tour winner has big questions about the safety and fairness of stage racing.
The Bakersfield, California event is known for marrying on-course shenanigans and full throttle racing.
The four-time Tour de France winner opens a debate over safety concerns in road racing.
A CT regular returns with a fresh custom titanium gravel bike built for going further.
Also, why you may not have heard of the Canadian endurance cyclist and why he's one to follow.
Pros Hannah Shell and Brennan Wertz win the south Florida gravel race while hundreds of others enjoyed the sunshine, sea birds, and camaraderie.
The new race debuts on the edge of the Everglades Sunday, February 6.
The Spirit Tour: Keegan Swenson, Russell Finsterwald, Kerry Werner, and Ryan Standish chase the sun into 2022 season
Check out Betsy Welch's author page.
The veteran MTB and 'cross legend wouldn't have had a career in cycling without the international federation.
The eight-race series will ban aero bars and time trial bikes
Baxter replacement feature big titanium tubes, plenty of carrying capacity, and a new titanium fork.
Moots quadruples down on the Routt line, including a Neo Retro build for the Routt ESC.
Athletes and event organizers speak to us about what they've heard, while the UCI continues to defer any communication.
My sponsors have been announced, projects are in planning, and the race calendar is set. Now the uphill slog to fitness begins.
2021's winningest gravel racer talks about going gravel pro, the unhealthy wrath of the internet, and what she's excited about for 2022.
A US$1,400 wheel with the same rim as the US$2,500 flagship offering.
Evolution Gravel and Team Amani — the movement to develop an East African pro cycling culture marches on
After the success of last year's Migration Gravel Race, the Amani Project rolls into 2022 with a new stage race and a team.
Gravel is my life, my career. But we are getting ahead of ourselves. Like, really ahead.
The Colorado event will feature the same unique format as the original: commitment to the beginner experience, a charity partner, and lots of pros.
While not a brick and mortar museum yet, the project will honor the pioneers of the discipline, as nominated by members of the gravel community.
Some 15-20 existing events will serve as qualifiers for gravel worlds. Specific details will likely be announced by the UCI in early February.
Bend, Oregon, Patagonia, Arizona, and Pueblo, Colorado books to launch in 2022 with more to follow
Adam Roberge on his freshman year of gravel: ‘Every race I knew a little more what to do and what to expect’
How the Canadian uses careful analysis — and self-produced YouTube videos — to become a better racer.
Amity Rockwell, Adam Roberge depart, up-and-coming gravel racers Brennan Wertz and Bradyn Lange join
The Boulder winter gravel adventure race joins other local outdoor industry businesses to raise funds and gather resources for victims of the December 30 blaze.
The June 4, 2022 Kansas gravel event features six distances, from 25 to 350 miles.
The riders on the multi-discipline squad have lofty ambitions on the road, gravel, 'cross, track, and the internet.
Our editors weigh in on the 21 must-know, heavy-hitting headlines of 2021 and why they matter: Part two.
Next year, the 40-year-old Canadian will be back on the start line racing gravel for Floyd's of Leadville Racing.
Five riders plus Floyd Landis and Dave Zabriskie will compete in gravel and cross-country races in 2022.
60 riders were selected to race for $250,000. How is this going to shake out?
The defending champ of Unbound Gravel supports the series but wants to stay true to his post-retirement plan: having fun and no pressure.
A production gravel bike from the Irish company best known for its custom road bikes.
Amity Rockwell, Ruth Winder, Katerina Nash, and Lea Davison headline women's list; Keegan Swenson, Alex Howes, Pete Stetina, and Kiel Reijnen top the men's.
The three-day event will include educational clinics, group rides, and community gatherings.
The first drop-bar bike from the Colorado-based mountain bike company
After a decade racing at the highest level on the road, the Australian is after a new challenge.
Blurring the lines between gravel and XC bikes to conquer Swiss mountains.
Conor Dunne joined the Ag2r pro in a stunning route in a mix of road and gravel connecting five of Spain's Canary Islands.
After seeing her female friends struggle with off-road riding, Eleanor Jaskowska wanted to help.
I struggled sometimes with the travel and social media, but 2021 was the best year of my career.
Last weekend, NK Gravel in the Netherlands crowned two national champions. Is the race a harbinger of more sanctioned gravel to come?
The hour-long Belgian Waffle Ride documentary is streaming on Outside TV
The annual ride across Iowa helped spawn a new genre of public rides and is now among the oldest and largest touring events in the world.
WorldTour riders filled the podium at the first ever women’s Dutch national gravel championships.