This past weekend of Fabian Cancellara of Team Radioshack / Leopard / Trek won his second Tour Of Flanders, one of the fabled spring cobbled classics. He did so while riding his Customized Trek Domane and by putting in a vicious attack on the Paterberg climb. Congrats to Fabian and his teammates on a great... Continue Reading →
What Is Cyclocross?
When I mention that I race Cyclocross , most folks look at me with a quizzical look on their face. Many say "that's like mountain biking right" ? Umm..well.. I then spend the next couple of minutes trying to explain the ins and outs of what I feel to be the most fun you can... Continue Reading →
Trek World Racing Makes History!
The 2011 World Cup MTB season is in the books. For the 1st time ever a team won both the men's and the ladies' titles in downhill racing. Tracy Mosely won for Trek on the ladies' side and Aaron Gwinn won for the men. In route to winning the overall title, Aaron won 5 races... Continue Reading →
Trek World Racing – The Fastest Team On Two Wheels !
Recently the Trek World Racing Team made history. Downhillers Tracy Mosley & Aaron Gwin both took the top podium spot at the Pietermaritzburg, South Africa world cup race while piloting their Session 88's to victory . For Gwin it was the USA's first victory in the downhill in 12 years ! This was a huge... Continue Reading →
The Classics Are Coming !
The spring classics are going to be awesome ! It's going to be great to see Trek's increased presence this year. As stated in this video , there are sure to be some cool new products from Trek and Bontrager that are born from things learned from the classics and their unique demands on both... Continue Reading →
Crossin’ Over To CycloCross Racing
So this was the year that I would finally try my hand at Cyclocross or "Psychocross" as I'd heard friends refer to it as. I passed the idea by a couple members of the Dedham Bike racing squad and was met with an excitement filled "let's do it" ! Now mind you, none of us... Continue Reading →
If At 1st You Don’t Win…Tri….Tri Again!
On Sunday Sept. 13 the Dedham Bike Shop crew consisting of Ed & Dave took off to Westwood Mass. for the 6th Annual Hale Reservation Off road Triathlon . There were hundreds of entrants attending this year's event ranging from kids to adults. Saturday night saw the area get dumped with several inches of rain... Continue Reading →
Congrats To Our Man Dave K. – For Taking On The Scalleycat
These past few days, our resident fixed gear hammerhead has been out in Reno doing battle with some of the top riders in the country at a race called the Scalleycat. This event can and has tested the mettle of many of the top riders to ever throw a leg over the top tube of... Continue Reading →