cycling

Street Scramble Gig Harbor

May 16, 2019

Coming May 25, 2019. Fun and free! From the folks that brought us the Street Scramble Fremont Oktoberfest, comes the Street Scramble Gig Harbor. Held in the quaint, waterfront town of Gig Harbor (named one of the best small towns in the United States by Smithsonian Magazine), this picturesque Washington town tempts visitors with views […]

Transcontinental Race

May 14, 2019

Coming July 27, 2019. Coast to coast, across the continent. The Transcontinental Race is an ultra-endurance cycling event, and this year, it takes riders from Burgas, Bulgaria to Brest, France; that’s about 4,000 km or almost 2,500 miles! A point to point, single stage race in which the clock never stops, there is no specific […]

DC Bike Ride

April 30, 2019

Coming May 18, 2019. Yippee, no cars! That’s right, DC Bike Ride is the one and only day of the year when you can ride a 20 mile route through the streets of our Nation’s Capital, past monuments and memorials, and across the Potomac River for a rest stop in Virginia without the worry of sharing […]

Trans Am Bike Race

April 23, 2019

Coming June 2, 2019. Cycle 4,300 miles as fast as you can! The Trans Am Bike Race takes riders across the United States from Astoria, Oregon to Yorktown, Virginia. This is a self-supported, ultra-distance cycling race, which translates into no specific check points, no scheduled refueling stations, and no private lodging. Any services or support that […]

Peru All-Mountain Inca Mountain Bike and Yoga Adventure with Womens Radical Pursuits

April 17, 2019

Coming July 26, 2019. Discover the land of the Incas on two wheels! Women’s Radical Pursuits is offering Peru All-Mountain Inca Mountain Bike and Yoga Adventure, an 8-day tour that takes in the sites of this diverse South American country. Aimed at advanced and expert level riders, you’ll take on over 80 miles of the […]

Tour de Lopez

April 8, 2019

Coming April 27, 2019. Take a ride around the Jewel of the San Juan Islands! In its sixteenth year, the Tour de Lopez is a family-friendly, untimed cycling event on Lopez Island, the third largest of the San Juan Islands, an archipelago in the northwest corner of Washington state. Referred to by some as the Friendly […]

NiteRider Lumina Dual 1800

March 8, 2019

They’ve done it again! Our friends at NiteRider have developed so many innovative and practical lighting solutions, and now they have yet another winning product. Though not released just yet, we were lucky enough to get a sneak peak at the new NiteRider Lumina Dual 1800. As the name outlines, it has a maximum lumen output […]

Wilderness Scotland’s Road Cycling Skye and the Inner Hebrides

January 30, 2019

Coming May 18, 2019. Fàilte gu Alba! (translation: Welcome to Scotland, in Scottish Gaelic). Join Wilderness Scotland for their women’s only Road Cycling Skye and the Inner Hebrides tour. This 7 day adventure takes you through the islands close to Scotland’s West Coast with breathtaking vistas of the sea, countryside, and peninsulas with a couple of ferry […]

Austin Adventures’ France: Multi-Sport in the Loire Valley

January 29, 2019

Coming May 26, 2019. A vacay in France? Mais oui! Austin Adventures is hosting a week long, women-only trip through the Loire Valley. Tour beautiful chateaux, like the Château de Chambord, the “Versailles of the Loire”; hike to quaint villages with local farmers markets; cycle through picturesque forests and vineyards; feast on French pastries and gourmet […]

TDA Global Cycling: The Odyssey

January 24, 2019

Coming May 12, 2019. From the Acropolis to the Rijksmuseum on two wheels! This epic journey, aptly named The Odyssey from the folks at TDA Global Cycling, is a 7 week (that’s 37 riding days and 11 rest days) tour over 3,500 km through 10 countries. Riders will start out in Athens, then travel through the […]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Ride

January 18, 2019

Coming January 21, 2019. Monday is a national holiday honoring the great civil rights leader, Martin Luther King, Jr. and his timeless message of non-violence in striving for freedom, justice, and equality. Join Tour de Troit for their Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Ride held in Detroit, where Dr. King first delivered his iconic “I Have a […]

Top Bike of 2018

December 5, 2018

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2018 reviews in the Bike category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please…GeoOrbital, a wheel that converts your regular bike into an electric bike. Rounding out the top-3 […]

El Tour de Tucson

November 7, 2018

Coming November 17, 2018. Arizona’s largest and longest-running bicycle race. It’s El Tour de Tucson, held on the Saturday before Thanksgiving! Attracting over 9,000 cyclists to the Tucson area, this fund raising adventure ride helped to put Tucson on the map for bicycle-loving adventurers. This year marks the 36th annual event, with cyclists choosing from […]

BONX Grip

November 1, 2018

Group chatting is so easy with BONX Grip! BONX Grip is a fun gadget that enables you to communicate hands-free with up to 10 friends at a time through a Bluetooth earpiece. Imagine skiing down the slopes, biking through the woods, or climbing the rocks at your favorite park and being able to carry on […]

New Mexico Legends and Lore Haunted Bike Tour

October 25, 2018

Coming October 27 and 28, 2018. Spooky spokes! Join Routes for their New Mexico Legends and Lore Haunted Bike Tour. This seasonal tour cycles to historically haunted locations in Albuquerque and is geared towards adults and older children (12+). Over the 3 hours, you’ll travel 10 miles round trip across moderate terrain with a lantern and […]

Fall Foliage Classic

October 2, 2018

Coming October 13, 2018. See the best of the New England fall foliage on two wheels! Join America by Bicycle on their annual Fall Foliage Classic tour. Travel through Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts for a total of 333 miles over the course of 7 days. With an average of 45 miles per day, this fully supported […]

Gear Beast Products

September 18, 2018

Do you have a phone? Then you really must check out all of the products from our friends at Gear Beast! We TrailblazerGirls take our phones on all our adventures whether it’s running, hiking, cycling, traveling, kayaking, or whatever, and Gear Beast has you covered with an added bonus of very reasonable prices. First off, […]

Downtown to Defiance

August 23, 2018

Coming September 9, 2018. No cars allowed! Downtown to Defiance is a free event designed to encourage everyone to get outdoors and enjoy the Tacoma waterfront. Situated along the saltwater banks of Puget Sound, Tacoma is 32 miles southwest of Seattle and is known for its world-renowned glass art. The waterfront will be closed to […]

Vennbahn Cycle Route

August 14, 2018

Wunderbar! The Vennbahn Cycle Route is one of Europe’s longest converted railway embankment bike routes and travels through 3 countries: Germany, Belgium, and Luxembourg. This 78 mile journey takes riders on a pleasant tour with mild gradients of about 2% through the UNESCO World Heritage city of Aachen, the “High Fen Nature Park”, the gardens of Troisvierges and many […]

Body Glide Sun

August 8, 2018

It does double duty! Sadly, we’ve all experienced chafing. If you haven’t, then you’re one of the lucky few! But for the majority of us, the folks at Body Glide offer a collection of products to deal with this annoying and painful problem, and we’re excited to tell you about their Body Glide Sun. This […]

Mammoth Gran Fondo

July 30, 2018

Coming September 8, 2018. Ride through the High Sierra! The Mammoth Gran Fondo takes you through some of the most scenic vistas in southern California. This competitive road biking event consists of 3 distances: the 102 Mile Gran Fondo, 70 Mile Medio, and 42 Mile Piccolo. Starting and finishing in the Village at Mammoth, expect a […]

Sonoma Cycling & Yoga Adventure Retreat with Women’s Quest

July 19, 2018

Coming October 28, 2018. Food and wine on two wheels! The folks at Women’s Quest have a 6 day getaway titled, the Sonoma Cycling and Yoga Adventure Retreat. Grab your girlfriends and head to Sonoma Valley in California for some fabulous road cycling, winery visits and education, yoga, hiking amongst the redwoods, walking the beaches, […]

Jersey Girl Triathlon

July 11, 2018

Coming August 4, 2018. Head to the Jersey Shore for a premier women’s only triathlon! The Jersey Girl Triathlon starts off in the usually warm waters of Long Branch with a 300 yard swim in the Atlantic Ocean, followed by an 11 mile bike ride through a scenic flat course along Ocean Avenue with some of the […]

World Bicycle Day

May 30, 2018

Coming June 3, 2018. It’s official…the United Nations has declared June 3rd as World Bicycle Day! Approved earlier this year, June 3rd is set aside to encourage the use of this 2 wheeled mode of transport that is over 200 years old as a clean, affordable, simple, healthy way to get around. So hop on […]