Product Review: Specialized Body Geometry Saddle Fit System

Product Review: Specialized Body Geometry Saddle Fit System
The bike saddle can be either the bane of ones existence or an integral part of the cycling experience. Until recently saddle fitment was a matter of trial and error, random recommendations from others, and riding until it hurt. Specialized, smartly, recognized the insansity of this cycle and working...

Product Review: C-Clear Anti-Fog Lens Treatment

Product Review: C-Clear Anti-Fog Lens Treatment
As a wearer of rigid gas permeable contact lens, also known as hard lens, the editor of TandemBicycling.com is very susceptible to dust and wind impacting his eye-site. To compensate and protect his eyes he has, for years now, worn motorcycle type goggles to limit air movement in and around the eyes....

Product Review – WTB Graffiti SF 2.2 Semi-Slick Mountain Bike Tire

Product Review – WTB Graffiti SF 2.2 Semi-Slick Mountain Bike Tire
Most tandem owners have enough in the budget for one bike. For teams that own a mountain or cruiser tandem trips on pavement call for a slick high pressure tire to reduce rolling resistance and increase traction. TandemBicycling.com has logged 120 miles on a new set of WTB (Wilderness Trail Bikes) Graffiti...

Product Review – Nashbar Wheel Bag

Product Review – Nashbar Wheel Bag
Are you like most tandem owners who transport the tandem with the wheels off? The problem with this method of transport is storage of the wheels. The brake rotors, spokes, skewers, and dirty tires are constant hazards to the tandem frame, components, and the vehicle itself. Taking a page from the professional...

Camelback Podium Waterbottle – Long Term Test

Camelback Podium Waterbottle – Long Term Test
We are huge fans of the standard Camelback back-pack style water packs. They are easy to use, store plenty of water for long rides, and easy to keep clean. It was with great excitement that we began our test on the new Camelback Podium Water bottle. The test bottle is a Team Slipstream branded bottle...

Performance Ultra Bicycle Short Review

Performance Ultra Bicycle Short Review
Like most cyclists our editorial staff always look for products with the best value for the dollar. Today we are testing out one of the more popular cycling shorts available in the Performance Ultra Lycra Shorts. A favorite of our editors these shorts, when purchased with discounts and deals, can be...

Race Face Team Chainrings Review

Race Face Team Chainrings Review
Product – Race Face Team Chainrings Size – 5 Bolt 9 speed 110/ 74 MM 24/ 34/ 46 teeth Price – less than $100 After 3500 miles on the Ventana it was time to replace the drive-train. The options available for tandems depend upon your current setup but generally it is best if your bike...