Gravel Bikes Blog / Ritchey Logic

  1. Introducing the 2021 Ritchey Ascent

    The 2021 Ritchey Ascent

    Way back in 2015, the original Ritchey Ascent was one of the first true gravel/bikepacking rigs presented to the market. Today, we're thrilled to announce a new Ascent for 2021. The new Ascent builds upon the original bike by adding updates for the modern demands of bikepacking and adventure riding. Check it out!

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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. 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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  5. Ritchey Staff Local Rides - Jeff Lockwood

    Ritchey Staff Local Rides - Jeff Lockwood

    Ritchey international marketing manager Jeff Lockwood shares how he connected a few local rides in and around Antwerp, Belgium in an effort to keep the blood flowing and the mind engaged during the pandemic lockdowns.

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  6. Cycling Between Prague and Zurich in 8 Days

    Joe The Bike Guy - Ritchey Road Logic Break-Away

    As a second wave of the pandemic grips the world, forcing us to spend more time inside, Joe the Bike Guy shares with us his story about bikepacking from the Prague to Zurich as Europe emerged from the first lockdown earlier this year.

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  7. Ritchey Ambassador Local Rides - Ryan Le Garrec (film maker)

    Ryan Le Garrec - Ritchey Ambassador

    Next up on the Ritchey Ambassador Local Rides series here on the Ritchey Blog is film maker, photographer, and all-around great guy Ryan Le Garrec giving us a glimpse into his pandemic lockdown riding near his home in Portugal.

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  8. Ritchey Ambassador Local Rides - Josh Ibbett

    Josh Ibbett - Ritchey

    Ritchey Ambassador Local Rides is a new series here on the Ritchey Blog where Ritchey ambassadors from around the world give us a little glimpse into their favorite local rides. First up: bikepacking legend Josh Ibbett!

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  9. Strength in Solitude

    Ritchey - Rebecca Gross

    Professional cyclocross and mountain bike racer Rebecca Gross takes a mindful look inward to contemplate how cycling can spark new significance for everyone amid the pandemic.

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  10. Grass Up the Middle - In Search of the Holy Grail

    Ritchey Rough Stuff

    In the true spirit of Ritchey and Tom Ritchey himself, we take a look at a group of cyclists who strip it all back to the bare bones of what it is to ride a bike. Rough stuff-style.

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