Author: AdrianLong

2013 Dreams, Goals, Fantasies, and Delusions

It’s that time of year again where one looks at the future and comes up with a fantasy list of things for the year. Delusions of frames, events, ride, and filling what you say you will do before the 80 car freight train of reality with Murphy as the Engineer laughing evilly comes screaming into […]

Shimano AM-41 Shoes – Initial Review

I have been riding with Shimano shoes for years but when my DX shoes started falling apart (after 4 years of beating on them) I started looking at some of the newer, sexier shoes in the shops. There is a lot of great competition in the shoe market right now, with Five Ten leading the […]

Renthal Duo Stem – Review

I gotta start this off by saying that it’s a stem. It does its job. It holds my bars to my steerer. There are tons of options out there so, why should anyone look at the Renthal Duo stem over something like the old guard of Thomson? First off, I really like having something a […]

Chromag Moon Saddle

I have been riding WTB saddles as long as I can remember … and loving them, except that lately I have been bending the rails – I have had to buy two new saddles this year. Since most good saddles are not cheap, I started looking at alternatives. One that really caught my attention was […]

Loving the Mountain Bike Life

It’s a funny thing, this mountain bike life. To choose to love a mountain biker is to choose to love this crazy life. It became very quickly apparent when I met Rivers that he has a passion for mountain biking that was completely missing in my life. And I was pretty sure that if I […]