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Perfect Pair: Gates Carbon Drive & Bronto Bikes

Josh Fonner | December 21, 2014 I’m a bike dork.  There I said it…I’ve had the pleasure of riding some of the most amazing bikes in the industry: carbon, ti, steel, full squish, rigid, you name it.  Despite all the amazing technology out there, it never ceases to amazing me that the piece of the […]

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Swiftwick Wins South Africa

Christine Fonner | June 21, 2014 My Love for Swiftwick Runs Deep About a year ago, I started exclusively only wearing Swiftwick socks. It wasn’t a conscious decision – they were just more comfortable so when I would look in the sock bin and eye all the sock options, I inevitably would pick up a pair […]

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Liv/giant Team Shorts (Black/Purple)

By Isabel Suppé As I travel across the United States on my bicycle, I am finding the trendy Liv/giant cycling shorts  are a perfect match for my female curves. Super light and thin, they brought me great relief while cycling through sun-scorched Eastern Washington in seething hot  July weather. Since I had  had bad experiences […]

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ChicoBag Sling rePETe Tourmaline

by Christine Perigen The Roam Life Team recently went on a cycling adventure in Taiwan. While searching for rental bicycles, the ChicoBag Sling rePETe Tourmaline came in really handy. I am a very light packer. I never carry a purse or wallet or bag or…well anything but my passport and credit card while traveling. I threw […]

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Swiftwick Pulse Zero Cycling Socks

By Christine Perigen Swiftwick socks were put to the test by the Roam Life Team. From the moment these Pulse Zero Compression socks snug around your feet, you’ll forget you have socks on. Light, stretchy, and comfortable, they breathe well as you spin on the trainer, hit the road, or hop logs in the woods. […]

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