Posts by Jamie Gilpin

Bicycle Anatomy Video

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We’ve finally started filming! Here is the first video in a series that we plan to create: Basic Bike Anatomy. This is actually the first take since the 2 subsequent takes were worse and longer (I go on tangents and provide way too much info-imagine that!). I taught bike clinics at the Bicycle Outfitter back

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For those of you with GPS enabled devices Strava is a smart tool that allows you to expand your cycling social scene beyond your regular riding buddies. Strava does three very appealing things: You can you upload your workouts (from your Garmin for example) to analyze them online. Reporting and analysis is always being improved.

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Are you overwhelmed with the idea of a self-guided tour? Or, are you not completely sure what a self-guided tour is? Or, are you curious what makes our self-guided tours so special? OBT Self-Guided Bicycle Tours are not the typical “self-guided” tour. Often referred to as “Independent Supported Tours,” our self-guided tours are fun, fulfilling,

Travel Insurance

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Our guests regularly ask us about travel insurance, why to buy, or where to buy.  State insurance laws prevent me to or anyone from OBT from selling, recommending, or comparing insurance.  So this post could be very short.  But I will add more thoughts and direction.  And add that you could easily spend your money

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With every tour packet we provide clients we include a list of recommended reading. It can range from a Michelin Green Guide which we provide with the tour, to a fiction novel based in the area of the tour, or a non-fiction history book about the region of the tour or about the event we are

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