News: cycling

Our Favorite Local Los Angeles Hikes and Rides

By Josh Caffrey

Our Favorite Local Los Angeles Hikes and Rides

Remember those 'choose your own adventure' books?

That's what life in Los Angeles is like when it comes to outdoor activities. The possibilities are virtually endless and with nearly 300 sunny days a year, there's ample opportunity to get out and explore.

What follows is a list of some of our collective...

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Seth Gottesdiener and The Great American Bike Ride

By Todd Munson


Some quarantine projects are more ambitious than others. 

Case in point, Seth Gottesdiener decided to ride his bike from Los Angeles to Washington D.C. and ask the same 10 questions to folks he interviewed along the way. 

His project is called The Great American...

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swrve: Matt’s Annual Spring Classics Preview.

By Todd Munson

swrve: Matt’s Annual Spring Classics Preview.
Spring Classics season is Matt's favorite part of the pro racing calendar so he put together a preview of the first half of the classics calendar and a breakdown of riders to watch.

As of now, professional cycling’s Spring Classics season is scheduled to shift into the big ring with this Saturday’s Strade Bianche in Italy. However, the entire slate as we know it could change in an instant depending on...

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Grinduro! 2019 Report

By Todd Munson

Matt and a trio of buddies hit the road to participate in the California Stop of Grinduro!


When a top 10 Paris-Roubaix finisher checks on your well being, that's probably a good sign you may have bitten off a little more than you can chew. 

To properly set the scene, do you remember in the original Rocky how there was a neighborhood Doo-wop group...

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Matt's Guide to the Spring Classics

By Eastside Co Support

Matt's Guide to the Spring Classics

It's amazing how the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat can forever change someone's life. 

For Matt, it was a chance viewing of a segment about Paris-Roubaix (circa 1985) on ABC’s Wide World of Sports that opened his eyes to a world of competitive...

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Ben Weaver's Year End Recap

By Eastside Co Support

Ben Weaver's Year End Recap

Our friend and sponsored rider Ben Weaver took the time to write up a recap of his 2017 adventures for us. If you're a regular around these parts, Ben should be a familiar figure. If this is your first time hearing about him, then the first...

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Matt’s Bike Build Part 2: The Diablo is in the Details

By Todd Munson

Matt’s Bike Build Part 2: The Diablo is in the Details

(See part one here.)

The bicycle wheel and the pizza are two of the greatest round things ever invented.

To break them down into simple terms, they both start with common ingredients and how they end up all depends on the wheelbuilder or...

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