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Long, Low, and the New 2020 Cervelo Aspero

Long, Low, and the New 2020 Cervelo Aspero

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

As noted in our post regarding our first look at the new Shimano GRX groupset, gravel bikes are here to stay. This is especially clear when a company like Cervelo, which typically concerns themselves with tarmac-specific speed, builds themselves a no-nonsense gravel bike without the usual flourishes their other bikes...
Gerard Vroomen on Rubbing Paint, Road-X, and the OPEN U.P.

Gerard Vroomen on Rubbing Paint, Road-X, and the OPEN U.P.

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

If you have any type of affinity toward tri bikes, aero road bikes, or even gravel bikes, you have Gerard Vroomen to thank. The enigmatic engineer started as one half of Cervelo, a company that pushed bicycle aerodynamics into the mainstream. Over his time, Cervelo became the first bike manufacturer...
A Vroomen With a View: A Night With Gerard Vroomen

A Vroomen With a View: A Night With Gerard Vroomen

Written by Cody Wignall, on Mar 03, 2021

Contender Bicycles is excited to invite you to An Evening with Gerard Vroomen. As one of the leading innovators in the bicycling industry Gerard has had quite an impact on bicycle design. His unique approach to bike design and marketing started with his first company, Cervelo, and continues to evolve...