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  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. Seeking Redemption For Lost Rides

    Ride Redemption - Ritchey

    After an aborted attempt to conquer the Arctic Circle Trail by fat bike in 2019 and emerging from 18 months of Covid19 restrictions, Joel seeks some redemption on a local bikepacking trip.

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  6. What I learned riding my bike 1000 kilometers

    What I learned riding my bik 100km

    Thomas sets out to race his bike 1000 kilometers through France. As he prepares for, and conquers, his adventure, he learns a lot about what's inside of us and what it takes to complete such a mission. Read on!

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  7. Video: How to Pack for a Lightweight Bikepacking Trip

    How to Pack for a Lightweight Bikepacking Trip

    In this video, we go over our essentials for a lightweight bikepacking trip for anything from an over-nighter to a weeklong ride.

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  8. Where to ride post-pandemic?

    Where to ride post-pandemic?

    It’s been so long since we’ve been able to travel anywhere that the idea seems thrilling. If you’ve forgotten how to plan a trip, here are some suggestions for where to ride post-pandemic.

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  9. Dan's Bucket List Ride up Mt. Haleakala in Maui

    Dan's Bucket List Ride

    Armed with his Ritchey Break-Away, deep determination, and his wife's support, Dan conquers his bucket list ride of climbing the 10,023-foot peak of Mt. Haleakala in Hawaii.

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  10. 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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