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Well 2020 is here. And we got a chance to catch up with Forrest Riesco, a #kalikrew member from the Sunshine Coast in BC, Canada and we wanted to give him a chance to reflect on 2019 and look ahead to 2020. We love watching him ride his bike and if you're not a fan, you should be.  Looking back on 2019 I feel like  it was a good year with lots of ups and downs, of course. But with racing this is inevitable. I knew that's what I signed up for when I started down this trail. Topping the list as...

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Our friends from the UK, Suzy and Ben Moore, rolled into California with their bike bags full of sweet Orange Bicycles and their hearts filled with dreams of blue skies, warm weather, hero dirt and beach time. The following is their account of how all that worked out for them and it's quite a story:    America, oh yes!   Planning for our honeymoon, holiday, birthday, end of year work trip was quite a task. We had so many places on our hit list in the state of California. Like most Brits, we underestimated how far everything was apart... nearly 3,000 miles...

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Kali is proud to announce the release of the all-new Invader. An ultra light, fully ventilated full-face helmet designed as an all day in the saddle, go up, go down, go anywhere trail helmet.The Invader is built with Kali Protectives high standard for safety and reliability utilizing our LDL, Low Density Layer, technology which offers impact protection against rotational AND linear forces by crushing, shearing and rotating during certain types of impacts.The Invader is ready for aggressive descending with a unibody chinbar which passes the motorcycle chinbar test. It has massive vents to help you stay cool while climbing, and a magnetic Fidlock buckle...

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At this time of year Amanda "Panda" Nauman likes to shred places she wouldn’t dare ride in the heat of summer. The Summer desert temperatures make the valley’s around Mammoth Lakes and Bishop, California way too hot for Amanda’s liking. The moment fall hits though it becomes her favorite place and she describes it as an extraordinary place to explore, enjoy the nice weather and watch the turning of the leaves. The US National Forest Service has some incredible off-highway roads that you can link together for some amazing rides.  Riding here a lot during the past 5-6 years has made...

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Hello all! My name is Gosse van der Meer and I am a new member of the KaliKrew!   I am a 24-year old cyclist from the Netherlands, my main focus is cyclo-cross but during my preparation for the winter season I am combining road races with off road races during the summer. Currently I am living in a little town in Germany which is located really close to the border with the Netherlands. Besides being a full-time athlete I am studying geography at the Radboud University in the Netherlands, but this more of a hobby nowadays.   2020 is underway...

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