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Table of Contents

1 Getting Started

2 Race Prep: Your first event, getting organized, pre-race bike tune-up, bikewashing 101, navigation

3 One-Day Domestic Events

4 One-Day International Events

5 Multiday Adventures

6 Outfitting Your Bike: Bike fit, wheel and tire size, rim and tire width compatibility, mountain bikes, road bikes, cyclocross bikes, gravel bikes, fueling, hydration, punctures, going tubeless, gearing, brakes, maintenance, and pre-ride checklist,

7 Bikepacking Gear for Multiday Adventures: Bikes; route-specific recommendations; how to carry the load; powering electronics; GPS trackers; tents, bivvy sacks, pyramid tents, tarps, and hammocks; sleeping bags, quilts, and pads; cooking and water filters; hygiene; multiday checklist and gear.

8 Building Your Gravel Dream Machine: Bespoke, compatible component upgrades, gearing, drop bars, brakes, and dream bikes.

Epilogue

Resources

Index

Acknowledgments

About the Author

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* Gravel biking is the hottest trend in cycling now and has inspired over 35 new product lines from major manufacturers in the past few years.

* Nick Legan is a veteran journalist with strong publicity experience.

* Advertising, promotion, and publicity throughout the cycling media, social media, and blogosphere.

About the Author

Nick Legan is the gear editor and road test editor for Adventure Cyclist, the official publication of the 43-year-old Adventure Cycling Association. He was formerly Technical Editor for VeloNews. He served a seven-year stint in the professional cycling mechanic ranks, working for the RadioShack ProTour team at the Tour de France and the Amgen Tour of California, and for the Garmin-Slipstream, CSC, Toyota-United, Health Net and Ofoto professional cycling teams. He is a graduate of Indiana University with honors and degrees in French and journalism.

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