Friday File: Winter in Roubaix & How to avoid winter cycling mistakes.

November in Roubaix, 2015...
photo Jered Gruber

Can cobbles be so breathtakingly beautiful in November? I think so. Photographer Jered Gruber has captured it so well.

...April in Roubaix,
Pierre Bazzo (La Rodoute-Motobecane) in 1981.

Winter, and that means winter season riding. Due to space challenges of apartment living I forgo the luxury of a winter bike or a second bike and exclusively ride my Marinoni the entire season. That means more attention to maintenance and cleaning. Here's GCN's, 'How to avoid winter cycling mistakes' - with good pointers...

Red Dots Cycling's Black Friday Sale continues thru Sunday November 29 (11:59 PST).
Take advantage now and save 25% off your next purchase. 

Use coupon code: BLACK25

Flahute Cycling Cap