Author: ian


Specialized S-Works Turbo Review

Specialized Tires   In doing some background for this review, I was surprised to learn that Specialized was one of the first North American manufacturers of high-performance road cycling tires. In 1976, after a couple years of importing Italian components into the US, Mike Sinyard…


Garmin 520 Review

I was lucky enough to find a Garmin 520 under the Christmas tree this year (thanks Laura) and have been using it as a key training tool for the 2016 season. With the help of this little bad boy, I have managed to close the…


Q and A with Triathlete Matthew Sharpe

      About Matthew Sharpe   Matthew Sharpe is a recent addition to the Oak Bay Bicycles ambassador group.  While also a member of the Victoria Wheelers, Matt’s main focus is swimming, cycling, and running around globe in spandex.  Introduced to triathlon at a…