Last weekend, Rick Schultz (Bike Fitness Coaching, Ask the Bike Coach) put together a free bike clinic on how to ride your first gravel event. Topics included discussions on rider and bike preparations, course routes, survival techniques and equipment selection.
As a full-service bike shop, JRA Bikes & Brews can do bike fitting and full build customization. Visit them online or stop by the shop for a quality coffee or tea and be sure to check out their frequent upcoming events.
Before the Unlikely Cyclist became a popular SoCal bike shop in Costa Mesa, and a go-to resource for beginners to advanced female cyclists, it was the title of Lisa Kanno’s cycling blog which she started after buying her first road bike in 2011.
We speak with David Figueroa and Sean Heck, the owners of Sunset Cycles, who we hung with at their shop in the Claremont Packing House. Sunset Cycles is a service-oriented shop with a select few bikes for purchase, and since their opening in 2015, David and Sean’s goal has always been to be “better than your average shop”.