Updates From The Shop

TransAm gear: SRAM eTap

When I was deciding on parts for shifting duties for the TransAm bike, it was basically down to two choices – because I wanted to be able to shift from both the brake hoods and from the aerobars, electronic...

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TransAm gear: DT wheels and Schwalbe tires

I decided to review these as a set because experience has shown that not all tubeless rims and tires play nicely together. But the 28mm Schwalbe Pro One tires mounted on the DT ERC 1100 DICUT wheels were one of the...

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TransAm gear: Castelli kit

Several years ago when I wanted to have some EC kit made, I spent some time looking at options and selected Castelli to make it for me. This was due to the high quality of their product, the range of kit available...

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TransAm gear: Ruckus custom tailbox

With two months past after my truncated TransAm attempt, I have had plenty of time to reflect on the race. Although I only rode for four-and-a-bit days and a little over 1000 miles, that gave me plenty of time to...

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31st July 2017

TransAm kit reports will be coming soon, I promise! In the meantime….. On Saturday I raced the Sasquatch Duro, which was the third event of the Oregon Triple Crown. Unfortunately I had missed the first race...

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TransAm kit

By popular request (well, Scott asked anyway….), here is a list of everything I wore/carried on the TransAm: Kali Tava aero-road helmet Oakley Pro M-frames, with dark and clear lenses Sidi Wire SP...

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TransAm report

With my head on the pillow I could feel the raging heat of my breath washing over my face. When I got into the hotel room I was shivering and had to crank the heating. Then after having eaten the equivalent of...

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