Wintle and other race organizers traveled to Vermont to experience the iconic race's unique vibes.
Shakeout rides — the group rides that happen before and after an event — are wildly popular in gravel. I went on three of them at The Mid South to find out why.
Race promoter Bobby Wintle is the volcanic center of energy at The Mid South, which kicked off the gravel season in earnest on March 12.
SRM power-meter pedals compared to Stages, new S-Works tires, Cadex carbon-spoked wheels, and more.
Saturday's Mid South was Jeanson's longest ride, time-wise, since 2005.
A suspension post, a frame-mounted hydration reservoir, and a front brake – to make race organizers comfortable.
I did three group rides in the snow and slush on Friday and then raced the 50 miler on Saturday. Here are some gear highlights.
Newsom rides to sixth at The Mid South after a cyclocross section shatters the front group of men and women racing together.
EF Education-TIBCO-SVB rider finishes sixth on old bike after new bike shows up the night before.
3D-printed aerobars (one of which came loose), oversized pulley wheels, and slick tires for the 103-mile gravel race.
Current and former WorldTour racers, Red Bull athletes, and 2,500 others motor around Oklahoma.
McElveen broke his collarbone and injured his left hand in the crash.
Moriah Wilson outsprints Savilla Blunk — partner of the men's winner Cole Paton — to round out the podium.
Two-time winner Payson McElveen on his tire, hydration, and competition considerations for The Mid South
'If conditions are really volatile, the race is not going to go smoothly for anyone. So then it's just, who can deal with that the best? Who can have the best mindset when things are going sideways?'
$3,499 aluminum bike features RockShox Rudy XPLR 40mm fork, dropper post, ample mud clearance, and an option to switch to singlespeed.
Every participant will receive a copy of the 64-page book that prominently features Indigenous narratives and cultural and environmental histories amid information about the event.
Newsom wants to win every race she enters, including The Mid South this Saturday. But she knows her pro license doesn't guarantee a thing.
WorldTour riders, Red Bull athletes, and gravel specialists to face off in Stillwater, Oklahoma on Saturday. Here's a look at some of the course features.