Gallery: Cold weather gear at the Old Man Winter Rally

The weather forecast called for heavy snow and cold temperatures for Sunday's Old Man Winter Rally gravel race in Lyons, Colorado. Thus, the participants planned accordingly, and arrived to race with a wide array of bikes, tires, bags, and gear designed to accommodate the cold and snowy conditions. As it turns out, riders only got to use their snowy gear for 15 kilometers before the Colorado Department of Transportation called off the event due to safety hazards. But that wasn't before we snapped some photos of the gear that these riders used to beat the snow, ice, and cold.

Interbike Bits: New Wheels and Rubber from WTB

[nggallery id=241] WTB upped the ante in its wheel line with the new Strykers. Available in 26- and 29-inch versions, the wheelset uses 7000-series aluminum rims, an updated WTB hubset, and triple-butted WTB spokes. Targeted more towards the endurance crowd, the set weighs in at a claimed 1465-grams and will come to a local shop […]

Otter Tech Nuggets: Slideshow

SEA OTTER: Singletrack.com's Zach White roamed the Sea Otter expo to track down some trick new tech. Check out his collection of photos and information.