Inflection point: As gravel racing goes mainstream, can it retain its renegade status?
The gravel phenomenon that’s taken root in American cycling shows no signs of slowing down in 2020. New events are selling out in a manner of minutes. Bike brands are marketing gravel-specific wares ahead of other disciplines. Former World Tour pros are finding a new home in a friendlier, dust-covered peloton. Gravel triathlons are popping up across the United States.