Wing Lights

“All bets are off” is one of my favorite lines from a favorite movie of mine, “Snatch.”  The same can be said for our safety every time we head out for a ride.  The thing is, I‘m not a betting man.  In fact, I prefer to hedge my bets and stack the odds in my … Read more

The Cranker on Kickstarter

There‘s that old adage about having the right tool for the job. Luckily the Cranker helps make sure that you have the right tool for a multitude of jobs. The Cranker sets itself apart from others not only due to the material it is made out of, but the variety of tools it offers while … Read more

Sticky Pods

As a cyclist, I am a dedicated commuter which often is at odds with my dedication as a cyclist aesthete. Sure, as a commuter you just bolt/screw/strap on any accessory which often ruins a bike‘s lines and makes it look clunky and cobbled together. Enter Sticky Pod. The idea behind Sticky Pods is so simple … Read more

Clif Bar Builder‘s Chocolate Hazelnut

Clif Bar‘s new Builder‘s Chocolate Hazelnut has been one of the most delicious bars I have had the pleasure of reviewing. Clif Bar has always provided tasty and nutritious energy bars for my rides, but the new Chocolate Hazelnut flavor has changed my notion of what a great protein bar can taste like.  No longer … Read more

Inova STS Headlamp From Nite Ize

The Nite Ize INOVA STS Headlamp is so well thought-out and designed that you will wonder how your previous headlamps managed to help you get the job done.  The heart of the Nite Ize INOVA STS Headlamp is the company‘s STS (Swipe-To-Shine) technology. Inova’s Swipe-To-Shine design replaces the typical one to three position switch for a swipe … Read more

CLIF Bar Seasonal Flavors Review

We all have certain reference points we use to mark the passing of time and seasons: First plants to blossom, first leaves to fall, and first snow of the year. For me, the holiday season is in full swing when Clif Bar releases their seasonal flavors of Pecan Pie, Spiced Pumpkin Pie and Iced Gingerbread.  These flavors … Read more