Jim’s Tech Talk By Jim Langley Here at RoadBikeRider a few of us are big fans of Tifosi, the company and their eyewear. They’re a family run firm based in Georgia, USA and all of their glasses sell for under $100 (most pairs are a lot less than that). The big news is that they recently announced a collection of Tifosi eyewear and a portion of the sales will go to … [Read more...] about Tifosi’s Breast Cancer Awareness Collection Supports Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Foundation
By Sheri Rosenbaum Tailwind Nutrition Price: $10 for four pack bundle Flavor: Apple Cider Availability: Online (limited time) How obtained: Company sample RBR advertiser: No A Taste of Fall and Supports a Great Cause Chicago weather went from the 80s to the 50s in just seven days. Today’s ride was a perfect opportunity for me to try out Tailwind … [Read more...] about Tailwind Nutrition Apple Cider Endurance Fuel – Limited Edition – Quick Review
By Coach John Hughes You’re unique. You’re similar to other riders in some ways and differ in other ways. In these Experiment of One columns I give you a number of different Anti-Aging columns from which you can read the ones most applicable to the unique you. “I have achieved my seventy years in the usual way: by sticking strictly to a scheme of life which would kill … [Read more...] about Experiment of One, pt. 2
QUESTION: What is better to use while riding? Energy bars, gels or energy drinks? —Tom C. RBR’S STAN PURDUM REPLIES: Since all three deliver a good dose of carbohydrates, which are what you need to keep energy flowing while you ride, it doesn’t make a lot of difference whether you use bars, gels or energy drinks, provided you also drink water with the gels and bars. The … [Read more...] about What is better to use while riding? Energy bars, gels or energy drinks?
And How That Similarity Should Guide Everything Related to Your Rides By Kevin Kolodziejski The quick and clever comeback that shuts up the guy trying to make a fool out of you. Can there be anything more verbally memorable — or pleasurable to recall — than that? Based on the fact that a former teaching colleague I hadn’t seen in years remembered such a two-word … [Read more...] about What Cycling Shares in Common With Potassium Chloride