The older I get, the less afraid and bothered I am by my menstrual cycle. Sure, sometimes it is accompanied by a lot of pain, but I’ve learned to manage and live my life normally despite this. I no longer think of it as something that will hinder me or my way of life, and … More Menstrual Cycling: The History of the Menstrual Cycle and How to Combat it Comfortably on the Bike
Giro’s Merino Boy Undershort for Women SRP: $70.00 Details: Merino wool, multi-panel design, comfortable waistband, moisture wicking, tight-fit, short cut, thin chamois Back in the day when I first started cycling to work, I relied solely on my kit for comfort on my bike. I would wear my kit to and from my workplace and would … More Product Review: Giro’s Merino Undershort for Women
Before I start, I would recommend reading a related post I wrote a few weeks ago: “I don’t really like women’s-only rides” and the Rapha Women’s 100 The gender gap in cycling is a complex issue. There are many reasons why men currently outweigh women in cycling, from lack of infrastructure to lack of products … More The Rapha Women’s 100 Recap, Portland
SRP: $88.00 Details: Skinny fit, water resistant and quick drying fabric, reflective piping, two front pockets and two rear pockets, high rise fit in the back, soft to the touch Four years ago, Levi’s came out with a commuter jean for men, equipped with reflective piping, a water resistant finish, a skinny fit, and a … More Levi’s Commuter Jeans for Women
As a person that works in bicycle rentals, I interact with a variety of different people from a multitude of backgrounds almost daily–most of which, surprisingly, have little to no experience with bikes. I question whether or not I would hear about the issue of gendered bicycles as often as I do if I worked … More Gendered Bicycles: Justified, Offensive, or Irrelevant?
Last week, as I was chipping away at some work I was getting done at the shop, one of my colleagues asked me what I would be up to this weekend. I told her that I was planning on joining a women’s training ride in the west hills, an event being held for the Women’s … More “I don’t really like women’s-only rides” and The Rapha Women’s 100
Rapha’s Classic Bib Shorts for Women are extremely comfortable and well-made. Despite their somewhat high price tag, I would recommend them to any cyclist. … More Product Review: Rapha’s Classic Bib Shorts for Women