The Ritchey Review - A Cycling Blog

  1. Two Beers with Ritchey - Episode 9

    Two Beers with Ritchey Episode 9

    Episode 9 is here! Fergus and Bike Tour Fergus address all of your questions about bikepacking and lightweight touring.

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  2. All The Right Ratios: The perfect ride is close to home

    All The Right Ratios: The perfect ride is close to home

    We first noticed Jordan and his adventures in the Kiwi Beervet bike packing/pub visiting trip in the 20th Anniversary Edition of Single Track magazine and asked him to share more. Instead of waiting for another well-organized out-of-town tour, he said why not keep in tune with the current climate and pay closer attention to the wide range of riding options available from his front door.

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  3. Video: How to Pack for a Lightweight Bikepacking Trip

    How to Pack for a Lightweight Bikepacking Trip

    In this video, we go over our essentials for a lightweight bikepacking trip for anything from an over-nighter to a weeklong ride.

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  4. When Will More Ritchey Products Be Available?

    When Will More Ritchey Products be Available?

    The bicycle industry is seeing an unprecedented combination of extremely high demand and painful supply chain delays. Here's some information about how this impacts Ritchey and the availability of products you're looking to get.

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  5. How to Choose the Right Handlebar Part 2: What's Right for You

    How to Choose the Right Handlebar Part 2

    In this video, we discuss how to choose the right bar for you based on your size and what type of riding you want to do.

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  6. Two Beers with Ritchey - Episode 8

    Two Beers with Ritchey

    This week our special guest, Ben Frederick, joins us to talk about topics like best gravel bar, favorite bikes, and our favorite Tom stories.

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  7. Where to ride post-pandemic?

    Where to ride post-pandemic?

    It’s been so long since we’ve been able to travel anywhere that the idea seems thrilling. If you’ve forgotten how to plan a trip, here are some suggestions for where to ride post-pandemic.

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  8. How to Choose the Right Handlebar: What the Terms Are and What They Mean

    Which bicycle handlebar is best for you

    Which bicycle handlebars should you buy? What do all of the features mean to my ride? In this video, we discuss all of the attributes of a handlebar so you can make the right decision for the appropriate bar for you.

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  9. Two Beers with Ritchey - Episode 7

    Two Beers with Ritchey

    Welcome back to Two Beers with Ritchey! Today we discuss topics ranging from COVID delays to headset standards to seatposts and more!

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  10. What is a "Forever Bike"?

    Ritchey Forever Bike

    Just like an old friend, an old bike might not be flawless in every scenario, but that adds to the fun, the subtlety, the nuance of the ride. In this video, Ben Frederick affirms the connection with Ritchey Outback Break-Away by breathing new life into it.

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