K.P. from parts unknown writes: Hi folks, How does one go about joining the Dirt Tan Bike Club? Sincerely, K.P. After a quick Sally Field crying jag, I composed myself and responded with the following. We’re grateful you reached out to us about membership in Dirt Tan Bike Club. And I’m happy to report you’re … More Dirt Tan Bike Club presents: Tan Mail
Gravel cyclists have never had it so good. We’re swimming in new tech, and our most popular races brim in minutes with fields of homegrown, and even world-class talent. We’ve discovered, to our collective astonishment, that this pile of Great Plains gravel is dripping in diamonds. In Lincoln alone, there’s the gravel guy who set … More Will 2020 Be the Year Gravel Begins to Suck?
The big news in gravel racing this week is Bobby Wintle’s decision to rename one of the top three Great Plains gravel grinders. The Land Run 100 in Stillwater, Okla., is forevermore the Mid South 100. The simple reason why is a complicated history. The race’s original name was a reference to the 1889 opening … More Land Run 100 Makes (Itself) History