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  1. How to Choose Your Next Bike Vacation

    How to Choose Your Next Bike Vacation

    Your local riding is definitely some of the best in the world, for sure. But we know you dream about your tires touching new trails or roads in other parts of the world. You’re planning on visiting some of these cycling destinations, but how do you choose where to you go for your next cycling vacation? Here’s some insight for you.

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  2. Grinduro Scotland, New Bike Day, Ornot.

    Grinduro Scotland, New Bike Day, Ornot.

    Matt and Justin from Ornot had planned the perfect adventure to travel to the United Kingdom to ride Grinduro Scotland. Their plans went a bit sideways when both of their bikes were damaged by the airline. But what's an adventure without some surprises? This is a lovely tale about an unexpected #NewBikeDay

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  3. Discussion With Tom Ritchey at fahrstil magazine in Germany

    After a great ride above Heidelberg, Germany, Tom Ritchey sat down for a question and answer session with fahrstil magazin in the cozy setting of the fahrstil klubhaus. Topics ranged from steel forks to electric bikes to weird spoke nipple sizes.

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  4. Riding Gravel and Talking with Tom in Germany

    Riding Gravel and Talking with Tom in Germany

    It was a fine Saturday afternoon in Heidelberg, Germany to host an on- and off-road ride with Tom Ritchey. The climbing was rewarding, the views were spectacular and the company was excellent. To top it all off, this great experience was followed by an hour-long question and answer session with Tom. Read the story, check out the gallery and watch the video.

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  5. Eight Great Gravel Bike Events in Europe

    Eight Great Gravel Bike Events in Europe

    Gravel riding and racing isn't just for the United States. Some seriously great gravel events have emerged in Europe, and we couldn't be more excited. Here's a collection of eight of our favorite gravel events in and around Europe!

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  6. A Welcome Travel Companion

    A Welcome Travel Companion

    After one too many negative (and expensive) encounters with a desk agent at the airport, H. Vollert immediately decided the Ritchey Break-Away road bike is what he needed. So far he's spent three years traversing the globe—able to ride anywhere he wants.

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  7. Five Bikepacking Tips for a Great Adventure

    Five Bikepacking Tips for a Great Adventure

    It makes complete sense to want to make the most of our time outside when conditions are good. Why turn around half way through the day? The great thing about bikepacking is how liberating it is. The distance you can cover, and places you can explore are instantly opened up to far beyond where your legs can carry you during the course of a single day. In this piece, Tom Hill offers us a practical guide for how to prepare, and enjoy, your bikepacking adventures.

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  8. NAHBS Builder Profile: W.H. Bradford

    NAHBS Builder Profile: W.H. Bradford

    Ritchey is proud to share the passion, the spirit and the dedication of small framebuilders around the world. We're especially excited when these talented craftspeople choose to adorn their works of art with Ritchey components. We're highlighting these builders, and their bikes, here on the Ritchey web site with the NAHBS Builder Profile Series. Today, we have W.H Bradford. 

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  9. Cyclocross is for Everyone, Including Girls

    Cyclocross is for Everyone, Including Girls

    I will not claim to know everything (or anything, for that matter) about child development or perfect cyclocross pedagogy. I do, however, know the concrete and subtle challenges that women and girls in the sport of cycling can face when they are trying to achieve their goals. 

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  10. Six Secrets for Successful Cyclocross from Adam Myerson

    Six Secrets for Successful Cyclocross from Adam Myerson

    Believe it or not, after 30 years of racing ‘cross, almost 20 years of coaching, and who knows how many camps, clinics, and articles, no one has ever asked me to write down my six most important tips before. I’m almost hesitant to do it, because I’m essentially giving away information I make a living selling to people. But Ritchey is a great company and sponsor of mine, and since they asked, I’m happy to provide it.

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