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Training Tips, Gear Advice and Life from the Road

How to Buy a Cycling Base Layer: Size, Fit, & Style Guide

A cycling base layer is the inconspicuous hero of an enjoyable ride. We'll dive into hot and cold weather base layers, what to look for, how to wear them, and our top picks for whatever the weather throws at you.

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How to Buy Cycling Tights

How to Buy Cycling Tights: Sizing, Fit, and Style Guide

Gear Tips

Cycling tights are an essential piece of your winter cycling kit. We’ve gathered all the information you need to shop for cycling tights and a list of 10 of the best options to choose from.

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What is Mips & How Does It Work? (The Ultimate Cyclist Guide)

Gear Tips

Mips and its round yellow logo have become an icon of cycling helmet safety. In this guide, we'll explore what Mips is, how it works, and if you really need a bike helmet with Mips.

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cyclist putting on bike socks

Do You Really Need Bike Socks? (A Cyclist Guide)

Gear Tips, Lifestyle

It may seem silly for cyclists to make a big deal out of a good pair of bike socks, but we’ve learned from experience. Slipping, sweaty, or lumpy socks can keep you from cycling your best and enjoying the ride. So, here are all the details about cycling socks you never knew you needed.

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Stories from the riders who inspire us.
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Hincapie Ambassador Fede Lopez

From Couch to Ironman

“When I finished that triathlon, I knew in my heart that this wasn’t temporary.”

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