Author Archive for Mark

Sleep Easy on the Exped Synmat 7

Last summer while looking for camping mats for the family, I scored a good deal on an Exped Synmat 7 LW. To be honest, I wasn’t familiar with the brand, but the salesperson was very helpful and allowed me to…

Lezyne Road Drive And Pen Gauge

I have recently added gravel road riding to my normal roadie routine, and learned one thing right away – I needed to be able to repair flats. After looking around, I decided to purchase the Lezyne Road Drive pump. The…

TruTrainer Rollers

I bought my TruTrainer rollers 3 winters ago.  I had a stationary trainer but did not like clamping my bike into it, and let’s face it; sitting there just spinning the crank is a bit less than eventful.  During some…