Sunday, January 24, 2016

Alchemy Atlas Carbon Fiber Road Bike

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Atlas Carbon Fiber Road Bike by Alchemy looks similar to ultra expensive Helios road bike. The fram e of the Atlas Carbon Fiber Road Bike weigh under 900g and they use a newly designed thinner 7.2mm seat-post. It gives the rider a stiff but comfortably cushioned ride.

Tube sizes are 52cm, 54cm, 56cm, 58cm, 60cm. The Atlas frame-set includes an ENVE 2.0 fork and Cane Creek headset. It also has a PF86 Bottom Bracket. The Atlas is priced at $3,999.

The frame is 100% made in the USA.

For a more cheaper road bikes:
GMC Denali Road Bike, Black/Green, 22.5-Inch/Medium $219.99  
Takara Kabuto Single Speed Road Bike, 54cm/Large, Green/Blue $169.23 
Merax 21 Speed 700C Aluminum Road Bike Racing Bicycle (Green, 50CM) $199.99   

Friday, January 15, 2016

Lace-up Cycling Shoes

Velcro Straps ratchets, wire and Boa locking systems have been dominating the cycling world for some time now and lace-up shoes seems to be the thing of the past. Or so we thought, there seems to be a resurgence of lace-up cycling shoes. Some professional are now wearing them like Taylor Phinney, Sir Bradley "Wiggo" Wiggins and Alberto Contador.

Cycling shoes is essential to pro riders, it should give them comfort at the foot-to-pedal junction. According to riders who use lace-up cycling shoes, laces are advantageous since they give unmatched comfort around the whole foot. It gives the wearer flexibility in adjusting preassures around the foot. However, the downside of lace-up cycling shoes is that they cannot be adjusted while riding.

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Giro Empire SLX - $349.95  at Amazon

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Bontrager Classique
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Quoc Pham Urbanite Low
Lace-up Cycling Shoes, cycling shoes, cycling
Specialized S-Works Sub6

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