Spring Break Bike Trips

Spring Break Bike Trips

by up.bike
We’ve reached the point in winter where the thrill of single-digit temperatures and the novelty of snow is, finally, beginning to lose their appeal. Look, we’re happy to have plenty of groomed trails to ride and ski, but you can’t blame us for castin…
Custom Stainless Steel Products for Cycling

Custom Stainless Steel Products for Cycling

by up.bike
It’s going to be a really important spring, summer, and fall for a whole lot of people. 2020 threw all sorts of industries for a loop, and luckily, bike shops have held up well. But a lot of those shops and many of the events and associations that re…
Take It Outside: The Benefits of Winter Sports

Take It Outside: The Benefits of Winter Sports

by up.bike
Any workout is a good workout. With life as busy and stressful as it tends to be these days, if you can find thirty to sixty minutes to ride, run, ski, or even walk, then more power to you. Still, there are a lot of benefits to mixing in at least som…
SBFBS Phatventure: The Fat Bike Adventure Ride

SBFBS Phatventure: The Fat Bike Adventure Ride

by up.bike
The pandemic has put a serious halt on bike racing. For months, we’ve been watching our inboxes stack up with canceled events and postponed races. In so many ways, we’ve been kicking our fun a bit further down the line in the hopes that, at some poin…
Are Rim Brakes Dead? The Last of the Rim Brakes

Are Rim Brakes Dead? The Last of the Rim Brakes

by up.bike
There’s a bit of a myth that professional cycling sets the tone for what the type of bikes and equipment the rest of us will ride. While the professional peloton is certainly on some cutting edge stuff, they aren’t the forerunners of tech and trends…