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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Minus Ten Review- 8 02-25-2017
Still rolling these things. Ten years ago here on the blog I had plenty of pictures! However; I must not have pulled my camera out at Frostbike ten years ago because I had no images posted of that show at all. I think I know what happened there.....A little over eleven years […]
Friday News And Views 02-24-2017
Pre-Order Ends Today:Just a friendly reminder that the RidingGravel.com jersey/shorts/accessories pre-order ends today.If you've ordered anything, the deal is supposed to be all manufactured and sent out in Mid-March, so this stuff should hit about the time that good […]
Country Views 17: One Last Time Before It Goes 02-23-2017
The Tamland Two in reposeThis spate of warmer than usual weather has been going on for about two weeks now. Wednesday was the zenith. The finest day of them all,with last Friday a close second. Not a trace of snow can be found now, however, and even the grass is greening […]
What Is A Mountain Bike? 02-22-2017
This is the only geared MTB I have now. The Singular BuzzardI rode my Singular Buzzard to work and back yesterday. It is massive overkill for a commuter bike, but you have to love how that 140mm travel fork erases curbs. You have to try it to understand. There is no bump […]
Randomonium 02-21-2017
Who comes up with these names? Really? Image courtesy of QuarcRandomonium- The Gizmo Edition:There have been a few introductions lately that are mildly interesting. First up is this electronic device that monitors your suspension 1000 times per minute and then connects to […]
Country Views '17: First Gravel 02-20-2017
No snow, or anything green to be found just North of town.This weekend I took advantage of the current situation to get out on the gravel again. It has been a while and it felt good to get back out there. Having been sick for almost a month to kick off the year didn't […]
When The Hammer Comes Down 02-19-2017
No snow, 65+ degrees, and people are golfing. On February 18th!So I was out riding gravel and thinking that I was just slightly overdressed.  I had a long sleeved wool jersey on and a base layer up top with a pair of bib tights on. Now this is mid February and I […]
Minus Ten Review- 7 02-18-2017
Karate Monkey in '07 "perfection mode".On the blog ten years ago I had plenty of images! Hooray! I think the deal was that I was not well versed yet in how to get files uploaded on Blogger, so until I figured that out and was comfortable with that, I went […]
Friday News And Views 02-17-2017
What looks like a Fox prototype shock could be a gravel specific design. (Image courtesy of Bike Radar)Fox Shox Prototype Gravel Fork?  Riding gravel roads is akin, many times, to being on  a two wheeled version of a paint shaker. The jack hammering […]
RidingGravel.com Gear Pre-Order Opens 02-16-2017
Okay, so here's the deal. I am a partner in RidingGravel.com and we sell some gear. There.....I said it.Okay, so if you are down we have jerseys, bib shorts, vests, and leg and arm warmers. They come in two different versions, so pay attention when you click to the […]

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