What if this was your only choice for a drivetrain?

What if this was your only choice for a drivetrain?

Hey friends and fans, what’s your opinion about 1x groupsets for road — Are you curious or mildly intrigued? Have you already found one you like? Have you designed your own?A couple months back we asked for an assignment to write about 1x sytems for road. As you...
4 MTB destinations that aren’t Whistler, Moab, or Andorra

4 MTB destinations that aren’t Whistler, Moab, or Andorra

Travel is the great equalizer (and educator) and it’s what we choose to spend our money on when we have the chance to go somewhere new. The world is full of adventure — how that gets defined is up to you. We think that Granada (and most of Spain, for that...
Mountain Bike Racing Tips & Winter Training Plan

Mountain Bike Racing Tips & Winter Training Plan

Hey there, if you subscribe to any so-called off-season, then you probably haven’t missed us. We’ve been busy while we’ve been er, absent but it’s all been in the name of riding a bike. We’ve got a huge stash of informative blog posts...
How to choose your next bike vacation

How to choose your next bike vacation

In order to keep the lights on here at TOTA, our work has temporarily derailed efforts to indulge in some of the things we love most…like riding and writing about riding. Well, that’s not entirely true — add it up and we’ve written about 25,000 words...
What’s more precious than gold to a mountain biker?

What’s more precious than gold to a mountain biker?

“Plata fundida corre entre las perlas, a las que semeja belleza alba y pura.” (Molten silver flows through the pearls, to which it resembles pure dawn beauty) Ibn Zamak “The Poem of the Fountain of the Lions” inside the Alhambra Palace Water...