Category Archives: Nuts'n Bolts- Cupsn'Cones

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Winter Recap- Tires and Gear

FENDERS Fenders are a requirement in the dirty, sandy, salty, wet winter months. They protect your clothing and parts of your bike from winter slop. Full coverage: These cover most of the wheels and require installment to eyelets and frame/fork … Continue reading

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Winter Recap- Winter Cycling in Snow and Traffic

Biking in the winter can be fun, enjoyable, and effective if you prepare well.   While there are additional challenges – they can be easily overcome by smart riding.  And, once you’re used to the colder temps and the feel of snow under … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Winter Skill Share

I know you’ve been waiting for this. Grease Rag Ride & Wrench is excited to present our 3rd Annual Winter Maintenance Skill Share Sunday, November 6, 12-3pm YWCA classroom, 2121 East Lake St. (Bring photo ID) There is no cost … Continue reading

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Gearing up for Babes

I’m super-excited for Babes in Bikeland this weekend! It’s not quite the only thing I talk about, but it’s certainly on my mind. I’m pretty lucky that my roommate is racing too. So what am I bringing to the race … Continue reading

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Grease! A Grease Rag PSA

Hey there! Hopefully I’m back to blogging more frequently these days. I’m not really sure where all my time went, but a lot of it was spent on my bike, so that part’s pretty good. I’m getting ready for Women’s … Continue reading

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Using Leverage!

Like many WTF riders – I don’t have a lot of upper arm strength.  No matter how much I pump iron (which isn’t often… if at all) – my arms are just never going to be super buff.  And sometimes … Continue reading

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