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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]


Headlines From Guitar Ted ProductionsFeed

News Season- Explained 10-23-2018
A new race in Madison County was announced.A Note From Guitar Ted: Okay folks, before we dive into the post here I wanted to explain this post, and the two following it, because there are special circumstances at play that you, my faithful readers, need to understand. First […]
The Inbred Lives Again 10-22-2018
Saturday night it was rideable again.I mentioned on Friday that I had this old Inbred 29"er frame and that a new set of WTB Ranger 2.4" tires had sparked an interest in building it up again. Well, it didn't take long to get around to it.Saturday we had massive […]
The Touring Series: A Ride In Jo's Truck 10-21-2018
A Guitar Ted Productions seriesThanks for joining me again on another adventure in "The Touring Series". This tour was dubbed the "Race Against Death Tour". This tour occurred in August of 1995. The three participants, Ryan, Troy, and your's truly, […]
Minus Ten Review - 42 10-20-2018
That's THE Chris King of Chris King Precision Components barbecuing at Interbike '08. Ten years ago on the blog I started detailing how to convert your 29"er mtb over to off road type drop bars. That became a series of sorts, and if I could ever get the page […]
Friday News And Views 10-19-2018
Cycling makes me feel great. Now there may be some science to back up the reasons why. Blinded Me With Science:I don't know about you, but after I started commuting by bicycle to work, I hated having to drive that commute if the situation warranted it. I never used […]
Black Mountain Cycles MCD With 650B Wheels Reviewed 10-18-2018
The "Bubblegum Princess" with 650B's mountedYesterday I mentioned that I was going to be testing and reviewing some 650B X 47mm WTB Sendero tires for RidingGravel.com. Well, those went on the BgP Black Mountain Cycles rig and they have been ridden.I thought […]
It Has Been A While Since I've Done This 10-17-2018
Big, beefy, and with some fancy new tech.I've reviewed a lot of tires in the last thirteen years or so. My first set of tires that I ever reviewed were a pair of WTB Wolverines, 29"ers, of course. That was when I learned a lot about reviewing stuff from the guy […]
Another New Standard?!! 10-16-2018
Industry 9 just announced a license agreement with Shimano for Micro Spline freehubs.The ever changing world of components for bicycles is changing again. You can blame 1X drive trains for this if you want to. You wouldn't be all wrong about that if you did. Shimano […]
Flooded Out: Part 2 10-15-2018
Black Hawk Creek flooded over Fletcher Avenue as seen on SaturdayMaybe you remember when I posted about our flooding here at the end of September. (see this post) Back then I was hopeful that we'd clear up the watery mess and have some late Fall riding. Yeah........So […]
The Touring Series: A Dead End 10-14-2018
A Guitar Ted Productions series Thanks for joining me again on another adventure in "The Touring Series". This tour was dubbed the "Race Against Death Tour". This tour occurred in August of 1995. The three participants, Ryan, Troy, and your's […]


Last Update: September 2nd, 2012