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Increasing in Asset

With the average cost to own and operate a vehicle per year is up over the last few years, now around $10,000.00, includes car payment, insurance, maintenance and fuel.  350 more words

Root Beer Swimming and Big Green Guys – XTERRA Myrtle Beach

The water was dark, almost black. It looked like coffee or soda that had been sitting in a cup until it was flat. You could peer through the first inch or so and see a brown tint towards the surface, but the deeper you looked, the darker it got. 1,715 more words


the reichstag may be closer than it appears

(part of) the berlin reichstag in the mirror of a motorcycle made in the gdr. the ‘schwalbe‘.


Schwalbe's ProCore System - Another take on Tubeless?

Admittedly, I think too often about tires. I was excited to talk to the guys from Schwalbe, at NAHBS 2015, about their ProCore System… 522 more words


Race With Your Inner GRRRR-XTERRA Tiger

Are you an Auburn fan or Alabama fan? Well, regardless of whether you yell “War Eagle!” or “Roll Tide!”, you can race an XTERRA near both of these colleges and their names reflect their alma maters. 1,109 more words


Pushing Mammoth

After a thousand miles using the Clement MSO tires, and an unfortunate rim shredding with forgotten brake pads, it was time to rebuild my wheels.  I really like the Clements, so they will likely go back on after the Oregon Outback, but the bike is built for bigger tires, and  I have a couple bikes that are lighter and more roadish.   428 more words


Blog57-RTW gear review


Jeremiah Watt, an RTW adventure cyclist, says like almost everyone who tackles a long and epic adventure such as around the world by bicycle, will end with an opinion on gear and the needs for a cyclist as he travels. 2,212 more words