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We’re obsessed with cycling, and we spend the majority of our waking hours discovering, exploring, and testing anything and everything that has to do with our passion for two wheels. With an endless stream of new cycling-related products hitting the market every day, it’s our pleasure to do the dirty work, find the best of the best, and share our carefully curated list of Staff Picks with you here.
We hope that you enjoy our reviews, and we encourage you to visit us in the shop to get your hands on our latest picks. Of course, we stand behind everything that we sell, and we’re always here to help you get the gear that’s perfectly suited for your cycling goals.
Trek Zector
Trek Zector 07.21.2017
Love the Daily Grind

The daily bike commute is dominated by speedsters and cruisers. The Trek Zektor flies down the middle, providing the... (read more)
MIPS Helmets
MIPS Helmets 03.28.2017
Safeguard Your Smarts

We admit that helmet technology is not the most exciting topic (although we do think that MIPS is pretty fun to say)... (read more)
Trek Stache 5 02.01.2017
You Decide the Destination

To call the Trek Stache 5 “just another mountain bike” would be doing it a great disservice, as this thing was truly meant... (read more)
Garmin Edge 820 11.09.2016
The Pinnacle of Cycling Intelligence

Few devices out there can claim to function as flawlessly as a Garmin does. The GPS company’s attention to both design and... (read more)
Bontrager Solstice Jersey 07.20.2016
Back To Basics

Every cyclist needs a few affordable, comfortable jerseys in his or her closet, ready to throw on for a casual spin or a training ride... (read more)
Bontrager Ballista Helmet 04.04.2016
Ready For Launch

There are a lot of aero road helmets on the market, but we’ve declared the Bontrager Ballista the current winner... (read more)
Trek Émonda ALR 4 02.15.2016
Eat Your Cake, Too

Whoever said that “you can’t have your cake and eat it, too” clearly hasn’t ridden the new Trek Émonda ALR 4... (read more)
2014 Trek 1.2 C 10.15.2015
Affordable Luxury

Sometimes we love a product for its uniqueness. Sometimes we love a product for its jaw-dropping innovation... (read more)
Bontrager Flare R 09.15.2015
Be the Center Of Attention

We all know that lights are essential when you’re riding between dusk and dawn.
However, most cyclists, even... read more)
New Trek Madone
Innovation and Superior Performance

When we discuss our favorite new products, the Trek Madone is a no-brainer. And, the entire line-up is... (read more)
Village Cycle Jersey 07.03.2015
The Coolest Jersey in the Windy City

We admit that we’re a little biased on this one, but we’re smitten with our Village Cycle Center Chicago jerseys... (read more)
Bontrager Flash Charger 06.13.2015
Going Tubeless Gets Easier

Tubeless tires are the bee’s knees (who doesn’t love fewer flats and better ride quality?), but until we discovered... (read more)
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