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Curtis Smith

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Curtis lives in South Lake Tahoe, CA, with his wife Lindsay and their dog Penny. He races for the Bikes Plus/Sierra Nevada team in road, mountain, and cyclocross. Recent accomplishments include a 1st place overall finish in the Sierra Cup Northern California Nevada Regional Championship XC Mountain Bike Series. His favorite things include Bikes, Coffee, Family (not necessarily in that order).

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best frame & mini pumps review

Best Frame Pump of 2022

When you find yourself way out in the boondocks with a flat, the right mini or frame pump will save the day. We tested...
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Best Bike Computer of 2022

Looking for the best bike computer on the market? We tested the most compelling cycling computers available today to...
best bike racks review

The Best Bike Racks of 2022

Are you in need of a new rack to transport your beloved bicycles? We spent years researching the most compelling bike...
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Best Bike Trainers of 2022

Looking for the best bike trainer available today? We bought the top trainers available today and put them to the...
Brooks Cambium C15 Review

Brooks Cambium C15 Review

Bridging the gap between classic Brooks saddles and more modern designs and materials, this model provides a unique...
Smith Overtake MIPS Review

Smith Overtake MIPS Review

This helmet is well-built and quite comfortable but lacks ventilation in part due to its unique materials and design.
POC Octal Aero Review

POC Octal Aero Review

A poorly ventilated and awkwardly shaped aerodynamic helmet that cheats the wind, but pays the price with poor...
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