Friday video: My name is mud – Epic cyclocross video

This video ups the epic ante in several directions. Here are five reasons for you to share it to all your friends. It is very, very well done. It’s a cyclocross video that actually looks like a cyclocross video. It’s attitude it’s pretty close to the 1960s video we showed earlier. It has freakin’ Primus… Continue reading Friday video: My name is mud – Epic cyclocross video

Epic: Cyclocross race video from 1960

Well now, seems like we’ll do two videos in a row then – but come on, look at this video! If you thought cyclocross is something new, you’re wrong. It’s been around for a very long time, and started as a between-town race across farmlands in the early 1900s. Wikipedia says that: After Octave Lapize… Continue reading Epic: Cyclocross race video from 1960

Cyclocross on a budget: Focus Mares Rush Ltd

Ritchey and Shimano parts - the basics

Cyclocross (or CX for short) bikes are very trendy at this moment – even my ultimate commuter will be built on a cyclocross frame, but what’s all the fuss with them? We take a look at German manufacturer Focus and their Mares Rush model, the kind of bike people will buy. But to understand what… Continue reading Cyclocross on a budget: Focus Mares Rush Ltd