Riding into the Light


With winter rapidly approaching, there are increasingly few days left to rise in darkness, long before the sun has cracked the horizon, and venture onto the streets of New York City. However with reasonable weather and perhaps a touch of irrational thinking, we decided to meet far too early on a Friday morning with the goal of escaping the city for ... Read More »

Providence & the Dogs of Cyclocross


Providence is one of our favorite race weekends. Last year Photo Rhetoric put together a short film at the races. This year we handed the camera off to our official team mascot – Winnie the Bulldog. This is the result. Expect more #bullycam videos as the cross season continues… Video by Photo Rhetoric: Photographs by Laura S Wilson: Read More »

Offseason Relaxation


With the leaves just beginning to turn and some of the team racing cyclocross in distant locales, it was the perfect time of year for those of us still in NYC to forget about mileage and heart rate and watts and partake in a little team cruise to a scenic spot for some clifftop ice cream and silly bike racer tricks on the ... Read More »

Louis Garneau Gennix R1 Review


Louis Garneau has been Team Sixcycle-RK&O’s official kit partner for the past three seasons.  We have previously written about our love for their 2014 Custom Kit Selection and the aero but not ugly Course Helmet, as well as reviewing their new ultra high-end road skinsuit. This past winter, we were thrilled to be presented with the opportunity to further our relationship ... Read More »

Gateway Cup Race Report


It’s always special going home. But going home for four days of crit racing is tough to beat. After last year’s success at Gateway Cup, Labor Day in the Lou was always circled as the end of my 2014 road season. With work obligations and crashes reducing my fitness to a nearly non-existent level, on the bike expectations were low as I flew ... Read More »

Harlem Criterium


The CRCA Harlem Skyscraper Cycling Classic is one of the longest standing races in New York. Now its 41st year, Team Sixcycle-RK&O was proud to sponsor the Elite Women’s race and help bring team sponsor Davey’s Ice Cream to the race. Unfortunately when it came to the actual racing we endured a bit of hardship, with a late race crash taking ... Read More »