Category Archives: Apparel

Competitive Cyclist Rocks!

Those of you who like the finest that online cycling retailers have to offer already know about Competitive Cyclist.  From frames to complete bicycles, components, apparel, and accessories, nobody offers a more complete selection of high-end products for the discriminating … Continue reading

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Let Tim sell your stuff!

Tim “TK” Kakouris has been around the St. Louis cycling scene for as long as anybody.  A former professional BMX racer who enjoyed high national rankings, he went on to rule the local mountain bike scene for many years, notoriously dropped … Continue reading

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BBB Style Tips

Okay, I know I can never take the place of Style Man, but lately, as warm weather (tries to) return to the area, I’ve noted a few style faux pas on my rides that simply cannot go without comment: If … Continue reading

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Lovin’ the Rapha

I like a good deal as much as anyone (especially in this economy), but there is one thing I won’t skimp on – apparel. I’ve learned through experience that the pain felt in the wallet from buying good stuff is … Continue reading

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Winter cycling tips – update!

So I went out again today, and the temps were in the mid-teens so I wore my ‘invisible man’ getup again. I had ridden a few miles and was feeling rather superior when I saw another cyclist coming from the … Continue reading

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Winter Cycling Tips

For several years now I’ve been a dedicated outdoor winter cyclist. Not that I particularly enjoy harsh conditions, I simply detest riding the indoor trainer. Winters in St. Louis tend to be rather open, but that doesn’t mean conditions can’t … Continue reading

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Sunglass porn…

My sick, eurofag addiction to white bling continues. For Christmas my wife indulged my latest craving and gave me a pair of Oakley Racing Jacket Transition Sunglasses – pearl, of course! Some months ago I had already ditched my prescription … Continue reading

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