Team Colin Reviews the 2017 Norco Ithaqua Christmas came early this year for Team Colin, in the form of a test ride weekend with a 2017 Norco Ithaqua 6.1. Norco’s answer to the question “Hey Norco, could you please build a racing fatbike for me? They answered “Yes”, and the Ithaqua is many other … Continue reading Review: Norco Ithaqua
A Salsa Beargrease, the Snumbler, and Team Colin On my third foray into the world of bicycle reviews, I dipped my feet into a pool of Salsa, and demoed a 2016 Salsa Beargrease X01. The Salsa Beargrease (and Mukluk, and Bucksaw) have a huge chunk of the fatbike market. The Mukluk is most popular because … Continue reading Review: Salsa Beargrease
Team Colin Day (um, night) at Joyride 150 Wait, what? Half price at Joyride 150? Is Team Colin pulling my leg? No. Team Colin is not pulling your leg. While out of town helping his mom convalesce, Team Colin has been busy planning not just a Fundemic Giveaway, but a fun night at Joyride 150--the … Continue reading News: 1/2 Price @ Joyride 150
UPDATE: April 10, 2017 CONGRATULATIONS TO CASS K., WINNER OF THE GRAND PRIZE (XCM RACE REGISTRATION, JOYRIDE 150 PASS, RYDERS SUNGLASSES--COURTESY OF CYCLE SOLUTIONS--FREE REGISTRATION TO A KING WEEKLY SERIES RACE, 2 PASSES TO THE DMBA DEMO FESTIVAL--ON MAY 6th--AND A TEAM COLIN HAT. BOOM. CONGRATULATIONS ALSO TO JEFF S., WINNER OF A KING SERIES … Continue reading News: It’s A Fundemic!
It sure does. And that's why I ride...and think about it all day every day...and blog about it. April is probably my favourite racing month. No wait, it's May. Or maybe June and July. Of course, August is pretty good too. So is Septemeber... You get the picture. But April holds a special place for … Continue reading News: P2A on RFG
UPDATED: MARCH 17, 2017) It's time. It's time for Team Colin to push a little bit harder. With that in mind, when I registered for the 2017 P2A, I registered for the full distance. And I'm terrified. I usually do the half distance (St. George to Ancaster) and that always gives me a fair dose of doubt … Continue reading News: 2017 Schedule
Team Colin Goes to the Toronto Bike Show Yay, the Bike Show! Team Colin went to the Toronto Bike Show yesterday. Awesome. Some people go to the Bike Show to score a sweet deal on last year’s bike. Some people go to the Bike Show to buy cheap tubes, lube, pedals, and other bike stuff. Some … Continue reading 35. The Bike Show!