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    Madfiber Wheels: NorCal Cycling News @ Interbike 2012

    by  • April 10, 2013 • review, tech

    We caught up with The Wheelsmith OG Ric Hjertberg at Interbike to talk about his latest venture Madfiber wheels.  Hjertberg is a wheel guru and Madfiber is taking carbon wheels to the next level.  The Madfiber uses carbon spokes to create a classic tension style wheel that is both light and handles well.  Ric...

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    Featured Bike Shop: Cupertino Bike Shop

    by  • March 9, 2013 • review, too random

    NCCN is dedicated to the NorCal cycling community and support local cycling businesses.  If we get a chance to visit a bike shop, we will feature it on NCCN with permission of course.  Check out our first featured NorCal bike shop! Cupertino Bike Shop is one of those bike store that can be compared...

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    Recycling Christmas: Gift Ideas from 2011

    by  • November 27, 2012 • review, tech

    We have a bunch of product reviews from this year that I will wrap up into some kind of gift guide retrospective later in the week. We also have a bunch of product review videos from 2012 Interbike, made with the help of Dan Smith of SportVelo, that will also go up over the next few weeks.   If you have any ideas or suggestions on great NorCal shopping spots or gift ideas please chime in via email or in the comments section. Until we get the new stuf together  here are some articles from last year to get you started on your Christmas list.


    Nation of Flandria: Hincapie Sports Knows Women

    by  • August 27, 2012 • review, tech

    It was announced early this week that George Hincapie is retiring from professional racing.  Wow, it’s finally happening.  George Hincapie, a legend with an incredible race porfolio that dates back from his early years.  My mom is a big fan of George Hincapie and who isn’t?  She’s got a picture of herself with George...

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    More from NAHBS

    by  • March 8, 2012 • review

    A brief interview with Paul Sadoff and more eye-candy from NAHBS… Rock Lobster Paul Sadoff, founder of Rock Lobster, exhibited at the 2012 National American Handmade Bike Show and took a slightly different approach from many of the other bike-builders in attendance. Apart from wishing he had cleaned his bikes on display, Sadoff said,...

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