Archive | July, 2017

The all-new Tarmac

The all-new Specialized Tarmac

Nothing is Lighter, Faster, and Better Handling When it was time to design a new Tarmac, Specialized looked to pro racing to decide how to improve it. And with the more extreme needs of the top pros, they knew they’d need Rider-First Engineered™ handling, but in a lighter, faster, and smoother package. To pull this off, Specialized had to […]

A few helmet truths.

How often should you replace your helmet?

If you’re a cyclist you’ve probably heard many different points of view on the subject of when to replace your helmet. Most manufacturers recommend replacing them every 3 to 5 years, while on the other side of the discussion there are some people believe this is just a way for brands to sell more products. […]

This is going to be Epic

New epic banner

Lighter. Smarter. Faster. Fast and flat, rowdy and technical, punchy and hard—no matter the course, the Epic is the best tool to get you to the top of the podium. Its design is all-new, and boy is it fast. Tracks have changed over the past few years. And while hard-packed fireroads used to rule the […]