Recommended: The Rider

I’m reading The Rider by Tim Krabbé. The cycling classic published in 1978, is an account of one of the author’s races. It will reward the cycling enthusiast with amazing detail and insight to the sport of bicycle road racing. Here  is an example: “Jacques Anquetil, five-time winner of the…

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Product Review: Meet Locks

Simplicity Bike’s first product review is Meet Locks’s 700×23 road bike inner-tubes. We tested a 4-pack. The price was lower than almost any other tube available online. However, one by one, the tubes failed. We tried them in several different wheel/tire applications. They just split when inflated. We recommend that…

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