Mountain Bikes Blog / Ritchey Logic

  1. The Ritchey Guide to Butted Steel for Bicycle Frames

    Ritchey Butted Tubing

    Double butting. Triple butting. Steel butts. Chicken butts. It may sound funny but butting is serious business and means a lot for your riding. Read up here to learn all about steel tube butting.

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  2. Ritchey at 50 - A Timeline

    Ritchey at 50 - A Timeline

    Part history lesson and part celebration of the 50-year anniversary of when Tom first welded up his own bicycle frame – at 16-years old – here's a comprehensive timeline of the history of Ritchey.

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  3. Ritchey – 50 Years of Creating, Innovating, and Inspiring

    Ritchey 50th Anniversary

    2022 marks the 50th anniversary of Ritchey. Join us as we celebrate the trail Tom blazed and his influence on what we all ride today.

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  4. Introducing Certified Ritchey Assemblers

    Introducing Certified Ritchey Assemblers

    The new Certified Ritchey Assembler program is a collection of shops around Europe and the United Kingdom that offer their communities outstanding service and expert builds of Ritchey frames with legendary Ritchey components. Support your local shop!

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  5. Ritchey Staff Local Rides - Jeff Lockwood

    Ritchey Staff Local Rides - Jeff Lockwood

    Ritchey international marketing manager Jeff Lockwood shares how he connected a few local rides in and around Antwerp, Belgium in an effort to keep the blood flowing and the mind engaged during the pandemic lockdowns.

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  6. Ritchey 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

    Ritchey 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

    Ready or not, the Holidays are here! Thankfully, your friendly staff of Ritchey Holiday Experts has assembled a collection of products that we would, personally, like to unwrap this holiday season. And if we like them, we're confident you'll like them, too.

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  7. Thomas Frischknecht on what to bring bikepacking

    Frischi - Ritchey P-21

    Someone recently asked Thomas Frischknecht what to bring on a multi-day bikepacking trip. Seeing as he just did such an adventure from Switzerland to Italy, he has some ideas. Here he advises us in both words and images on what to bring bikepacking.

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  8. Strength in Solitude

    Ritchey - Rebecca Gross

    Professional cyclocross and mountain bike racer Rebecca Gross takes a mindful look inward to contemplate how cycling can spark new significance for everyone amid the pandemic.

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  9. Do I need a gravel, mountain, or road bike for commuting?

    Ritchey Commuter Bicycle

    Bike commuting is a solution to new norms for existing in a new world. Here we’ll go over three types of bikes and what kind of commuting they are best for. 

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  10. Why we “steel” prefer steel bikes

    Ritchey Steel is Real

    Steel’s appeal as a bicycle frame material is alive and thriving thanks to its versatility, craftsmanship, and durability. But don’t take our word for it, listen to these Fans of Steel…

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