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22 July 2017 - 3:36pm

Summer travel issue: Recumbent Tandem Rider magazine hits shelves


The 2017 summer travel issue of Recumbent Tandem Rider Magazine is finally in print and on the shelves at recumbent stores across the U.S.

This issue features

  • a thrilling tale of cycling in the Argentine Andes from Mendoza, past one of the tallest mountains (Aconcagua) in the world and on many tall mountain roads on a RANS Screamer tandem recumbent bike.
  • a side-by-side comparisons of the Azub Six and the HP Velotechnik StreetMachine GTE by two recumbent travel adventurers
  • recumbent-friendly trails and roads at Lake Almanor in California just up the road from AlphaBENT's warehouse location in Chico, CA.

The current issue is FREE and available at fine recumbent shops like AlphaBENT.


Sideview of ICE Full Fat recumbent trike with Rohloff Speedhub drivetrain

This ICE Full Fat off-road recumbent trike with Rohloff 14-speed Speedhub and full packing rack system and will be used for exploring and hunting off-road in the Sierras.

JCS on his Catrike 700

Researchers in Britain studying elderly endurance cyclists have discovered profound benefits to cycling at an older age.

mid-light exposure of 2018 flags

Major recumbent trike manufacturers revise their standard OEM recumbent trike flags with safety prioritizing over self promotion.

Catrike updates the 700 speed-trike for 2018, improving performance and addressing owner-feedback.

Overlay picture of folding action of a Gekko FX-26 recumbent tricycle

US supply of Gekko FX26 folding recumbent trikes runs low. Remaining Gekkos are in short supply in the USA, but some still exist at premium stocking HP Velotechnik dealers like AlphaBENT

A technique for getting out of a recumbent trike if your body doesn't fully respond to your wishes

Miles shows how to get out of an extremely low laidback recumbent trike with limited strength, coordination, or balance.

Splined torque arm installed on GoSwiss 500W recumbent trike electric-assist pedelec

An explanation of torque-arms, torque-collars, and why we need them with pedal-assist electric motor systems.