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Bicycling

Issue 3 2019
Magazine

Since 1962, Bicycling has been inspiring people to get more out of their cycling passion. Get Bicycling digital magazine subscription today for action-packed issues filled with proven secrets to go faster, stronger, longer. Increase your stamina; buy the best gear for your money; locate a great ride; improve your performance; perfect your technique; fuel your passion.

Inside Knowledge • THIS ISSUE'S RIDERS & CONTRIBUTORS SHARE A FAVORITE TIP

THE SELECTION • BECAUSE #BIKEISTHEWAYOFLIFE

WHAT WE’RE RIDING • OUR IDIOSYNCRATIC BUT EXPERT ENDORSEMENT OF AWESOME BIKE STUFF

Bicycling

THE TEST ZONE • NOTES, OPINIONS, USEFUL TIPS, AND THE COOLEST GEAR FROM INSIDE THE WORLD’S MOST RIGOROUS BIKE AND GEAR TEST CENTER

2019 BIKE BUYER’S GUIDE • THE WORLD’S MOST AUTHORITATIVE GUIDE TO THE BEST BIKES AT EVERY PRICE

SPAWN YOJI 16 • THE KIDS’ BIKE YOU WISH YOU HAD

RALEIGH REDUX 1 • INSPIRED BY MOUNTAIN BIKES, IT MAKES EVERY BURRITO RUN MORE EXCITING

EXPERT EYE: WHY A BIRD?

GIANT CONTEND 3 • RIDE MORE AND SPEND LESS

DO I NEED A CARBON FORK?

ROCKY MOUNTAIN GROWLER 20 • FINALLY, A LOW-COST MOUNTAIN BIKE THAT RIPS

DO I NEED A DROPPER POST?

EXPERT EYE: SIMPLIFY WITH A SINGLE CHAINRING

DIAMONDBACK HAANJO 3 • A BIKE YOU’LL LOVE TO RIDE EVERYWHERE, NOT JUST GRAVEL ROADS

EXPERT EYE: THRU-A XL ES ADD $300 T O A BIKE’S PRICE? FOR REAL?

1X OR 2X FOR A GRAVEL BIKE?

JAMIS VENTURA COMP • THE THOUSANDDOLLAR BIKE THAT WILL PISS OFF EVERYONE WHO PAID MORE FOR THEIRS

WHEN YOU LIVE TO RIDE

IF MY BIKE HAS DISC BRAKES, SHOULDN’T IT ALSO HAVE THRU-AXLES?

EXPERT EYE: WHAT THE HELL HAPPENED TO HEAD BADGES?

CO-OP CYCLES ADV 1.1 • BUY THE BIKE, THEN CHOOSE YOUR ADVENTURE

SHOULD I GO TUBELESS?

3 Tips to Make Your First Tour a Blast

EXPERT EYE: SCHWALBE MARATHON TIRES

BROMPTON • CRUSH CITY STREETS WITH THESE SMALL WHEELS

IS THE FOLDING BIKE HYPE FOR REAL?

MARIN RIFT ZONE 2 • YOU WON'T FIND A BETTER FULL-SUSPENSION 29ER UNDER $2K

WHAT’S MORE IMPORTANT: GEOMETRY OR PARTS?

EXPERT EYE: FUN FOR EVERYONE

SPECIALIZED ALLEZ SPRINT COMP DISC • CARBON, SCHMARBON: THIS RACE BIKE PROVES THAT ALUMINUM STILL HAS SOMETHING TO OFFER

WILL MY PRESS-FIT BOTTOM BRACKET: CREAK?

EXPERT EYE: WHY BRAZ E A LUMINUM?

CANNONDALE SYNAPSE • GO FAST, GO LONG, GO EVERYWHERE

SHOULD I BUY A BIKE ONLINE?

TRANSITION SENTINEL ALLOY NX • AN ALL-AROUND TRAIL 29ER BUILT FOR LONG DAYS AND BIG LINES

DO I WANT A CARBON FRAME?

SPECIALIZED TURBO VADO 3.0 • YEAH, IT HAS A MOTOR AND WE LOVE IT FOR THAT

DO I NEED A LICENSE TO RIDE MY E-BIKE?

OPEN NEW U.P. • THIS IS THE ROAD BIKE YOU DIDN’T KNOW YOU NEEDED

DO I WANT 650B OR 700C WHEELS ON MY GRAVEL BIKE?

ALLIED ALFA DISC • AN EARNEST BIKE FROM A DARING COMPANY

EXPERT EYE: WHAT’S A LAYUP?

HOW WIDE SHOULD MY ROAD TIRES BE?

JULIANA JOPLIN CC X01 RESERVE • UPHILL SPEED AND DOWNHILL SHRED IN ONE GORGEOUS BIKE

DO I NEED A WOMEN’S MOUNTAIN BIKE?

THE EXPERT EYE: THE MAKINGS OF A BEAUTIFUL BIKE

ARGONAUT ROAD DISC • WHY YOU SHOULD DROP 15 GRAND FOR THIS BIKE—AND NEVER LOOK BACK

adventures

HOW TO BE A RIDER • ACCORDING TO LAURA SOLÍS, 32, FREELANCE BIKE MECHANIC, PORTLAND, OREGON


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Frequency: Every other month Pages: 104 Publisher: Hearst Edition: Issue 3 2019

OverDrive Magazine

  • Release date: March 28, 2019

Formats

OverDrive Magazine

subjects

Sports

Languages

English

Since 1962, Bicycling has been inspiring people to get more out of their cycling passion. Get Bicycling digital magazine subscription today for action-packed issues filled with proven secrets to go faster, stronger, longer. Increase your stamina; buy the best gear for your money; locate a great ride; improve your performance; perfect your technique; fuel your passion.

Inside Knowledge • THIS ISSUE'S RIDERS & CONTRIBUTORS SHARE A FAVORITE TIP

THE SELECTION • BECAUSE #BIKEISTHEWAYOFLIFE

WHAT WE’RE RIDING • OUR IDIOSYNCRATIC BUT EXPERT ENDORSEMENT OF AWESOME BIKE STUFF

Bicycling

THE TEST ZONE • NOTES, OPINIONS, USEFUL TIPS, AND THE COOLEST GEAR FROM INSIDE THE WORLD’S MOST RIGOROUS BIKE AND GEAR TEST CENTER

2019 BIKE BUYER’S GUIDE • THE WORLD’S MOST AUTHORITATIVE GUIDE TO THE BEST BIKES AT EVERY PRICE

SPAWN YOJI 16 • THE KIDS’ BIKE YOU WISH YOU HAD

RALEIGH REDUX 1 • INSPIRED BY MOUNTAIN BIKES, IT MAKES EVERY BURRITO RUN MORE EXCITING

EXPERT EYE: WHY A BIRD?

GIANT CONTEND 3 • RIDE MORE AND SPEND LESS

DO I NEED A CARBON FORK?

ROCKY MOUNTAIN GROWLER 20 • FINALLY, A LOW-COST MOUNTAIN BIKE THAT RIPS

DO I NEED A DROPPER POST?

EXPERT EYE: SIMPLIFY WITH A SINGLE CHAINRING

DIAMONDBACK HAANJO 3 • A BIKE YOU’LL LOVE TO RIDE EVERYWHERE, NOT JUST GRAVEL ROADS

EXPERT EYE: THRU-A XL ES ADD $300 T O A BIKE’S PRICE? FOR REAL?

1X OR 2X FOR A GRAVEL BIKE?

JAMIS VENTURA COMP • THE THOUSANDDOLLAR BIKE THAT WILL PISS OFF EVERYONE WHO PAID MORE FOR THEIRS

WHEN YOU LIVE TO RIDE

IF MY BIKE HAS DISC BRAKES, SHOULDN’T IT ALSO HAVE THRU-AXLES?

EXPERT EYE: WHAT THE HELL HAPPENED TO HEAD BADGES?

CO-OP CYCLES ADV 1.1 • BUY THE BIKE, THEN CHOOSE YOUR ADVENTURE

SHOULD I GO TUBELESS?

3 Tips to Make Your First Tour a Blast

EXPERT EYE: SCHWALBE MARATHON TIRES

BROMPTON • CRUSH CITY STREETS WITH THESE SMALL WHEELS

IS THE FOLDING BIKE HYPE FOR REAL?

MARIN RIFT ZONE 2 • YOU WON'T FIND A BETTER FULL-SUSPENSION 29ER UNDER $2K

WHAT’S MORE IMPORTANT: GEOMETRY OR PARTS?

EXPERT EYE: FUN FOR EVERYONE

SPECIALIZED ALLEZ SPRINT COMP DISC • CARBON, SCHMARBON: THIS RACE BIKE PROVES THAT ALUMINUM STILL HAS SOMETHING TO OFFER

WILL MY PRESS-FIT BOTTOM BRACKET: CREAK?

EXPERT EYE: WHY BRAZ E A LUMINUM?

CANNONDALE SYNAPSE • GO FAST, GO LONG, GO EVERYWHERE

SHOULD I BUY A BIKE ONLINE?

TRANSITION SENTINEL ALLOY NX • AN ALL-AROUND TRAIL 29ER BUILT FOR LONG DAYS AND BIG LINES

DO I WANT A CARBON FRAME?

SPECIALIZED TURBO VADO 3.0 • YEAH, IT HAS A MOTOR AND WE LOVE IT FOR THAT

DO I NEED A LICENSE TO RIDE MY E-BIKE?

OPEN NEW U.P. • THIS IS THE ROAD BIKE YOU DIDN’T KNOW YOU NEEDED

DO I WANT 650B OR 700C WHEELS ON MY GRAVEL BIKE?

ALLIED ALFA DISC • AN EARNEST BIKE FROM A DARING COMPANY

EXPERT EYE: WHAT’S A LAYUP?

HOW WIDE SHOULD MY ROAD TIRES BE?

JULIANA JOPLIN CC X01 RESERVE • UPHILL SPEED AND DOWNHILL SHRED IN ONE GORGEOUS BIKE

DO I NEED A WOMEN’S MOUNTAIN BIKE?

THE EXPERT EYE: THE MAKINGS OF A BEAUTIFUL BIKE

ARGONAUT ROAD DISC • WHY YOU SHOULD DROP 15 GRAND FOR THIS BIKE—AND NEVER LOOK BACK

adventures

HOW TO BE A RIDER • ACCORDING TO LAURA SOLÍS, 32, FREELANCE BIKE MECHANIC, PORTLAND, OREGON


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