The 2020 Specialized Diverge Expert gravel bike features the Future Shock front suspension system and Open Road Geometry. We put it to the long-term gravel grind.
Gore’s Gore-Tex Infinium line of clothing is designed for cold-weather cycling. We put the line’s jacket, gloves and bib shorts to the cyclocross test.
The Garmin Edge 520 Plus is a cycling computer with enhanced navigation features added. We put it to the test for gravel and cyclocross.
Handske’s windproof gloves offer a colorful way to keep your hands warm during cool-weather riding. Are they up to the challenges of cyclocross and gravel?
Bontrager made a splash with its new WaveCel technology for bicycle helmets. We review the new Specter and XXX road helmet models.
The Thesis OB1 is a carbon all-road bike that fits wide 650b and skinny 700c tires. Is it ready to do it all and help reduce the number of bikes you need?
Having the right gear for cold-weather cycling is a must. We review winter gloves, tights and a base layer from Shimano’s new S-Phyre line.
The Canyon Grail CF SLX 8.0 Di2 carbon gravel bike has a unique handlebar, but how does it handle mixed terrain? We review the race-oriented gravel bike.
The Minoura Live Ride FG 200 Hybrid Roller is a portable trainer for race-day warm-ups. Is it up for your race-day warm-ups? We review.
Mineral Design formed to produce portable bike tools. We put the Mini Bar multi-tool with removable bits in our jersey to see how it torques on the road.
The Warmfront Ultralight and Koselig are removable cycling chest warmers designed to keep you warm on cold days. We review the unique base layer.
Drew Coleman meditates on the State of Cyclocross in the U.S. with Super 8 film footage and athlete commentary. We review his film from Reno Nationals.
Easton redesigned its EA90 SL Disc tubeless wheelset with its new Vault hub. We take a first look at the alloy cyclocross and gravel wheelset.
The RAD Roller, RAD Axle and RAD Rod are three products designed for self-massage. We see if they can help you recover between cyclocross races.
Lake Cycling’s MX 241 Endurance shoes are built for comfort during long rides. Can they excel at both long gravel rides and 45-minute efforts? Our review:
The Trek Boone RSL cyclocross bike got lighter and added a front IsoSpeed decoupler for more compliance. Will the changes have you ready to race this fall?
Augmented reality glasses, for real-world riding? We put the Everysight Raptor shades to the test on gravel rides, commutes and cyclocross training.
Shimano’s XC5 is a gravel-oriented shoe designed for time on and off the bike. We put them to the test to see if they’re ready for your next gravel ride.
Our brain can be our worst enemy as athletes. We review The Brave Athlete by Simon Marshal PhD and Lesley Paterson that seeks to provide tools for developing mental strength.
The Lauf Grit suspension fork has a unique look that provides 30 mm of mixed-terrain and gravel travel for smoother rides. We review the off-road suspension option.
Need a spare or replacement thru-axle? The Robert Axle Project matches the right bolt-on axle with your bike. We put the Lightning and Trainer axles to the test.
Looking to add some travel to your cyclocross saddle? The 27.2mm PNW Pine dropper post provides 105mm of drop using a spring-based system. We review the mountain bike crossover seatpost.
Ready to get fast indoors? The Wahoo Kickr may be just the trainer to give your motivation the kick it needs. We review the direct-drive smart trainer.
British writer Paul Maunder seeks to tell the story of cyclocross in Rainbows in the Mud using characters and the classic races of Europe. Read our review.
The Silca Premio Seat Roll uses the Boa (TM) closure system to secure the waxed canvas seat roll underneath your saddle. CXM takes it for a spin and a roll.
Cyclocross Magazine got the opportunity to review Rudy Project’s newest helmet the Racemaster. We were impressed by the comfort of the fit and the features provided with the helmet. It also proved up to the rigors of off-road riding.
Staying warm and dry while not overheating is tough for ‘cross riders. The Castelli Gabba jersey, Omloop bibs and Tempesta pants help riders in CX weather.