Gravel Bikes Blog / Ritchey Logic

  1. Grass Up the Middle - In Search of the Holy Grail

    Ritchey Rough Stuff

    In the true spirit of Ritchey and Tom Ritchey himself, we take a look at a group of cyclists who strip it all back to the bare bones of what it is to ride a bike. Rough stuff-style.

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  2. Ritchey Profile: Robbie Ferri - Ultra-distance Bikepacking

    Robbie Ferri - Ritchey Outback

    We're happy to introduce...and support...Robbie Ferri - an international ultra-distance bikepacking pro and Shimano ambassador. As we go to press with this blog post, Robbie is building up his new Outback. Read this interview to learn more about Robbie.

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  3. Surviving the Loneliness

    Surviving the lonliness in Northern California

    Amid the terrifying worldwide health crisis, our writer offers a deeply introspective and personal piece proving how adventure can be found within ourselves while also cycling on the open roads and trails.

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  4. A Big Dumb Ridiculous Ride, or How to Ride a Bike Further Than You Should

    A Big Dumb Ridiculous Ride, or How to Ride a Bike Further Than You Should

    For the past 5 years, as long as we have been a team, we make our way to the Northern tip of California's Central Valley to ride Highway 36 from the town of Red Bluff to coastal Fortuna and back over a weekend. Seemingly a straight shot on paper, the ride is anything but simple. Cresting two major passes along the undulating rural highway, the ride is often a mediation on our strengths and weaknesses.

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  5. The Best Gravel Rides

    The Best Gravel Rides

    Just a couple of years ago, the gravel riding and racing scene was small - it was easy to choose some killer events to attend. These days there are tons of gravel rides to choose from. Here are Ritchey's choices for where to roll your gravel tires this year.

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  6. The Twinberwolves Tour Italy: Bikepacking through the Italian countryside of Abruzzo

    The Twinberwolves Tour Italy: Bikepacking through the Italian countryside of Abruzzo

    Michelle Wilcox and her Timberwolf-twin friend took their Ritchey Timberwolf mountain bikes for a breathtaking bikepacking tour Italy's Abruzzo countryside. 

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  7. How and when to ride in your bicycle the dark

    How and when to ride in your bicycle the dark

    While you might be enjoying that extra hour of sleep now that the clocks have changed, you might lament the sun's escape a bit earlier in the day. Not happy with less riding time? Well, darkness shouldn’t extinguish your cycling routine! Here are some tips and ideas about riding at night!

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  8. How to get and keep kids on bikes

    How to get and keep kids on bikes

    Getting kids on bikes is one thing. Keeping them stoked on bikes is another. American privateer, Rebecca Gross, shares her experience and knowledge of getting kids excited about riding bikes. 

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  9. 7 Riders to Watch This Cyclocross Season

    7 Riders to Watch This Cyclocross Season

    We're already knee-deep into the muck of cyclocross season. While you're watching all of the dirty action, be sure to keep an eye on these seven riders who are rapidly rising up the ranks and keeping us entertained each weekend.

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  10. The Folding Tales: Cycling Taiwan - Parts 1 & 2

    The Folding Tales: Cycling Taiwan - Parts 1 & 2

    The cast of Folding Tales is back with the sights, narrative and maps of their travels aboard Ritchey Break-Away bikes as they wind through Taiwan. We also get to see how they pack their Break-Aways with a practical how-to.

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