Tag Archives: cyclocross

Outlaw Cross

In true Outlaw fashion I was just waiting till today to announce this weeks venue.   Matthew Larsen Wheelbuilding presents the Crystal Peak Park Outlaw in Verdi.  Exit Goldranch and turn right.  At the Truckee R. bridge look for the freezing … Continue reading

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Cyclocross+Disc Brakes

Cannondale is the latest big dog bike manufacture to put out a prototype cross bike with disc brakes.  Rear wheel spacing on the Cannondale is 135mm, but there are 130mm hubs with rotor mounts out there if that’s what you need.  Right now … Continue reading

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Disc Specific Cyclocross Wheels

Handbuilt with your choice of rims and hubs.  Without a brake track rims are lighter and since this is the outside of the rotating mass your wheels will be faster wheels.   Cross season is upon us.

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Major Tom

If you are thinking about cyclocross in July you should also be thinking about Velocity’s new cross specific tubular rim.  The Major Tom was introduced late last year. Following in the mountain bike blazed path of wider rims are better. … Continue reading

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Cyclecross+Disc Brakes

The UCI says yes to cross disc brakes! I wonder where this is going to go? Will manufactures start putting disc tabs on their cross bikes? Will 135mm rear spacing become the cross bike standard? I would think it would … Continue reading

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