Guitar Ted Productions

Guitar Ted Productions

Guitar Ted writes from Waterloo, Iowa in a "bicycle and guitar oriented elixir that some find intoxicating". He works as a bicycle mechanic for Europa Cycle and Ski in Waterloo, and is into off-road endurance cycling.

Guitar Ted is involved in organizing and promoting a number of endurance events, including the annual Trans-Iowa Mountain Bike Race (a 300+ mile non-stop, self-supported, solo competition along the gravel roads of rural Iowa) and the Guitar Ted Death Ride Invitational.

Web Site: g-tedproductions.blogspot.com
Location: Waterloo, IA [map]

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Friday News And Views 12-13-2019
A collection of proposed Harley-Davidson HPC vehicles.Sea Change In HPC Terminology and Sales Afoot:A recent "Bicycle Retailer And Industry News" post on their website has an interesting story about how HPC (Hybrid Powered Cycles) are now breaking into the power […]
Rear View '19 - Spring 12-12-2019
March saw the inaugural C.O.G. 100 event which N.Y, Roll and I put on. Hello Readers! Once again I am doing the annual retrospective on what went down over the year of 2019. This post will focus on Spring. The previous post covered the Winter season, with two […]
C.O.G.100 Course Recon Report 12-11-2019
Please keep in mind that Iowa is flat. Last Saturday N.Y. Roll and I decided to forgo the Global Fat Bike day festivities and do our duty with regard to C.O.G. 100 course recon. It was one of the nicest days in December you could ask for, not very "fat bike" type […]
Bikes Of 2019 - Ti Muk 2 12-10-2019
Salsa Cycles Ti Mukluk, or "Ti Muk 2", as I call it.This bike makes its first appearance on the "Bikes of....." list as I just received it this past Spring. This bike has a very special story attached to it.So, as most of you long time readers may remember, […]
Guitar Ted Productions "Rear View Decade" Part 2 12-09-2019
The "Rear View Decade" posts are my take on the soon to be closed out decade from 2010-2019. These posts will be a look back at some of the most impactful, notable, and odd events I posted about here on the blog with some new commentary. This will be from a […]
Trans Iowa Stories: The Myth Of The Triple Crown 12-08-2019
Dan Hughes shortly after winning T.I.v13 Image by Michael Roe "Trans Iowa Stories" is an every Sunday post which helps tell the stories behind the event. You can check out other posts about this subject by going back to earlier Sunday posts on this blog. […]
Minus Ten Review 2009-49 12-07-2019
Anybody remember this? Ten years ago on the blog here I made mention of a communique from the DK200 guys, Joel Dyke and Jim Cummins, concerning their plans for 2010. In fact, it was a "Gravel Grinder News" post. I got a kick out of looking at this, so I will share […]
Friday News And Views 12-06-2019
The new Cosmic Stallion will be available in JanuaryNew All City Cosmic Stallion:Did I ever mention that my favorite color is purple? No? Well, it is, and since that is the case, you'd think I'd have owned a purple bike by now. I had one, but it was kinda more […]
Rear View '19 - Winter 12-05-2019
Hello Readers! Once again I am doing the annual retrospective on what went down over the year of 2019. This post will focus on Winter. Subsequent posts will cover the other seasons for a total of four, one each week of December. The Winter going into 2019 was odd […]
Message From The Trenches 12-04-2019
 NOTE: Large doses of "my opinion" will be handed out in gloppy dollops today. You've been forewarned.....There was an article circulating over social media during the Thanksgiving weekend which was talking about bicycle mechanics and tipping them. […]

Last Update: September 2nd, 2012