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Litespeed CX Review

Litespeed CX Review

As part of Team Sixcycle-RK&O’s partnership with Litespeed, Roger Parmelee has been putting the 2013 Litespeed CX through its paces. In the first part of what will be a two party review Roger talks about his first impressions of this impressive disc focused titanium bike that is hand made in the USA. After putting in some additional races on the Litespeed ... Read More »

Anatomy of a catalog cover


For the past two years Team Sixcycle-RK&O has been proud to partner with Photo Rhetoric on all things photography related.  This partnership has led to some incredible images (including “Zero Visibility” and “Louisville 2013″), a worldwide ad on CyclingNews.com and now the squad on the front and rear covers of the 2014 Litespeed catalog (link here). Matthew Vandivort, from Photo Rhetoric, discusses the background ... Read More »

Litespeed Li2 Review


Litespeed Li2 Review: as part of our partnership with Litespeed Bicycles, Team Sixcycle-RK&O is privileged to have spent the past two years racing the Litespeed C1R (reviews here and here) and Litespeed L1R (review here). These have been terrific race machines, but they’re only a small portion of Litespeed’s portfolio of bikes, which also includes the Litespeed CX frameset (check out ... Read More »

Litespeed CX Bike

Litespeed CX Bike

UPDATE: see part one of our detailed review of the Litespeed CX here: http://team.sixcycle.com/2013/11/11/litespeed-cx-review/ Litespeed CX Bike: one of Litespeed’s most recent introductions, the Litespeed CX is a genuine hand made in the USA frameset that goes back to Litespeed’s roots in titanium frame construction. However this frameset is anything but old school – utilizing 3AL-2.5V Ti tubing and a PressFit 30 bottom ... Read More »

Litespeed C1R Review: Another Litespeed C1R Review


Our second Litespeed C1R Review: With the full 2013 Litespeed lineup now published on Litespeed.com we wanted to provide a another collection of thoughts on the Litespeed C1R. For our prior review on the Litespeed C1R click here and for our review on the Litespeed L1R click here. For more information on the entire 2013 Litespeed lineup, including the high end aero ... Read More »

Litespeed C1R Review

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Litespeed C1R Review: Following up on our review of the impressive 2012 Litespeed L1R (available here), Team Sixcycle-RK&O pleased to present our thoughts Litespeed’s high-end aero machine, the Litespeed C1R. The majority of Team Sixcycle-RK&O spent the 2012 season training and racing the C1R and the performance has exceeded all expectations. Our full review is below. UPDATE: We just published ... Read More »