Monday Motivation 

02. January 2017 KTM Revelator, Updates 0
Monday Motivation 
HAPPY NEW YEAR! How was your 2016? OriolBikes 2016 – What an incredible cycling year with over 1,800 miles ridden, starting with the goal of finishing GFNY, which I did with only 400 miles of training on my legs and with a time of 8:23. I rode 100 miles in 3 occasions. I went from ...

KTM Ambassador Program, Join US!

11. June 2016 KTM Revelator 0
KTM Ambassador Program, Join US!
Since 1964, KTM has been making bicycles in Austria with cutting edge design and manufacturing. While KTM is a well known brand in Europe, it has just been recently introduced to the US market through the official distributor of KTM Bike Industries in Miami, FL. In order to introduce its lineup to the US market, ...

GFNY Championship NYC Finisher

GFNY Championship NYC Finisher
I AM A GFNY CHAMPIONSHIP NYC FINISHER! After a tough 100 miles, especially the last 40, I managed to finish the toughest challenge ever faced. While I wasn’t able to get under 8 hours, finishing in 8:23 hours, I am proud of myself for crossing the Finish Line. I want to thank KTM Bike Industries ...

Campagnolo GFNY Championship NYC Expo

Campagnolo GFNY Championship NYC Expo
Campagnolo GFNY Championship NYC Expo has been a huge success. The race is almost here. THIS. IS. IT. On the corner of Lexington Avenue & 26th Street sits the 69th Regiment Armory, the location chosen by GFNY to host the Campagnolo GFNY Championship Bike Expo. On Friday and Saturday before the race, all riders participating ...

Pre-GFNY KTM Check-Up

Pre-GFNY KTM Check-Up
With less than 4 days to go, the excitement is starting to build up and it’s time to start getting everything ready for the big day. Since this is a cycling event, the bicycle plays a very important role, so making sure that it’s in perfect working condition is a must. Between work, school and ...

Kicking Off Race Week

Kicking Off Race Week
HERE.WE.GO. This coming Sunday, 5,000 riders will pack the lower level of the George Washington Bridge and the excitement is starting to be felt with all the updates that the GFNY staff is showing. Personally, as I look back, signing up for GFNY NYC has been the catalyst to a lot of new experiences and ...

GFNY Group Ride Experience

28. April 2016 KTM Revelator, Updates 0
GFNY Group Ride Experience
It’s 7:30am on a Sunday morning when the alarm goes off. I have less than an hour to get ready, make breakfast, walk Pruna and bike the two miles that separate my house from Strictly Bicycles in Fort Lee. Starting in December, all riders that have signed up for GFNY can attend the Group Rides ...

75 Miles with KTM

16. April 2016 KTM Revelator, Updates 0
75 Miles with KTM
It’s been a week since the KTM was finished and the miles are starting to add up. After my fit with Alberto, which you can check here, Thursday was the first day I was able to ride and test the KTM Revelator. I had never ridden a carbon fiber frame before so I wasn’t sure ...

The Importance of a Bike Fit

11. April 2016 KTM Revelator, Updates 1
The Importance of a Bike Fit
What is a bike fit? Why is it important? Can’t I just adjust the saddle myself? These are some of the questions that we tend to hear and think when getting a bike fit is mentioned. However, anyone that has gotten a professional bike fit will tell you that it is the most important piece ...