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Dura Ace 9100 11-Speed Crankset Review

Dura Ace 9100 11-Speed Crankset Review

August 21, 2020 4 min read

Overall, the Dura Ace 9100 crankset works as well as one could expect. Shimano has a long history of reliable and durable components that work flawlessly. They tend not to reach too far away from what they know works. This crankset is no exception. While conservative in style and materials, it is likely to outlast many bikes over the years.
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Sony WH-1000XM3 Noise Canceling Headphpone Review

Sony WH-1000XM3 Noise Canceling Headphone Review

August 20, 2020 8 min read

Sony's WH-1000XM3’s wireless noise-canceling headphones have been dominating the market for the last year and with good reason. It offers a sexy combination of high-end performance, unique features, and stunning design all at a reasonable price. You can often find these noise-canceling juggernauts priced at $300 or below although their regular price is an affordable $350.
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Dura Ace 9150 Di2 Rear Derailleur

Dura Ace 9150 Di2 Rear Derailleur Review

August 04, 2020 4 min read

How does it shift in comparison to the previous generation? Shimano claims that the newer design is more rapid and offers more precise shifting. Although this claim is difficult to quantify and compare directly to previous generations like the 9000 derailleur, there is no doubt that the shifting is flawless, speedy, and indeed precise.
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Dura Ace Di2 9170 Shifters Review

Dura Ace 9170 Di2 Hydraulic Shifters Review

July 15, 2020 4 min read

The 9170 shift levers are designed for Di2 electronic shifting and Hydraulic disc brakes. These shifters are not compatible with rim brakes or mechanical shifting. The form of the lever body is comfortable and ergonomic. The shift paddle engages with a defined click that assures the shift has been made.
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Top Green Cities

Top Five Cities for Green Living

April 06, 2020 4 min read

If you are someone who deeply cares about the environment, you might be interested in what cities these are. Whether the info is needed purely for curiosity's sake, travel, or if you are actually planning on moving, this list will provide you with much of the info you need to know.
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Mountain Bike Training Tips

Mountain Bike Training Tips

March 14, 2019 3 min read

Developing skills like anything in life requires practice. There is all kinds of ways to work on your skills. Riding through tight pilons setup on the road, riding on the curb without falling off, bunny hopping obstacles are all ways to quickly get the foundation skills up to speed.
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Camping with your Kayak

Camping with your Kayak

February 14, 2019 2 min read

Kayak camping is safe for both beginners and experts alike. By night you will find a comfortable beach to camp on. Sleeping under the stars as far away from other people as you desire. There are virtually no limits to where you can paddle to. Use plenty of guides and research to find the best places or simply go as you feel. 
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Try Yoga on a Stand Up Paddleboard

Try Yoga on a Stand Up Paddleboard

January 16, 2019 1 min read

The best advise is to join a community to learn about the best equipment and places to practice. Look for a used board if the are starting out and don't want to make a huge initial investment. Look for an inflatable board that you can carry and pump of before you go out.
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