Reviews

norco_range_oak_bay_bikes_1

Hood River Oregon

I was lucky enough to spend a sunny scorcher of a weekend in Hood River, Oregon, aboard my Norco Range. The Post Canyon trails are fast, dusty and smooth. The lack of exposed rocks and roots (which I’m so accustomed to here on the island)…

specialized_turbo_oak_bay_bikes_7

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_obb_1

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…

lazer-Z1-helmet-3

Lazer Z1 Helmet Review

About Marcel Rambo     Marcel Rambo is a busy father of 3 who recently concluded that the best way to relive his youth would be to pin a number on his back and ride around in circles as fast as he could.  You can…

oak_bay_bikes_threshold_blog

Geoffrey Homer’s 2016 Norco Threshold

About Geoffrey Homer: 2015 marks Geoff’s third season as a Wheeler Race Team member. After a brief dalliance in mountain biking, he has focused his attention on the local road and cyclocross race scenes. Notable results from the 2015 road season include top ten’s at both…