Obed assembly ace Austin Sullivan isn't just great at running cable and tightening to torque specifications on your new Obed. He's also adept a pedaling—a lot. Austin just completed Unbound XL: the 350-mile, 24-hour (or more) gravel race epic held every June in the Flint Hills of Emporia, Kansas. Read More
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Your Obed gravel bike isn't meant to ride where your road bike does. That means having gravel bike fit that accounts for the special circumstances gravel riding presents is key. Obed engineer Brad DeVaney delivers several key fit tips to consider when getting your bike fitted and ready to ride. Read More
Everesting? "Virtual" events? So 2020! It's Spring of 2021, and gravel events are back! Elite racer and coach Matt Curbeau delivers his top tips to get back into event mode. Read More
From value to customization to ease of purchase, Obed is changing the way we buy bikes. YouTube content creator Tyler Epstein of Ty's Rides saw the same, highlighting Obed in a video celebrating industry-leading direct-to-you online gravel bike brands. Read More
Whether it's the weekend session with friends, race day or the big week-long expedition, our Obed gravel bikes are loaded with bags. But how should we load 'em? Obed's team provides tips on how to pack for gravel! Read More
Triathlete Magazine gets dirty with their review of the Obed Boundary. Read it first here! Read More
Both 700c and 650B wheels are popular for gravel (and we offer either with the Obed Boundary) but it's a question we're often asked: which is best for you? We go into detail on the benefits of each in our blog post on 700c versus 650B wheel choice. Once you're done reading, you'll pick the perfect wheelset for your new Boundary! Read More
It’s probably one of the biggest questions when building your Obed Boundary: What’s the difference between a 1X or 2X drivetrain? And ultimately, which should I choose?
"To be racing again was a hell of a feeling." Catch Jay Prasuhn's race recap from the Belgian Waffle Ride Cedar City, where the Boundary saw its first ride of the 2020 gravel racing season. Read More
"Riding gravel allows us to experience the zen that comes from less traffic and more nature. It suits me, and I bet it’ll suit you too." Slowtwitch's Ian Murray talks about his new do-it-all Ocoee Boundary gravel bike build. Read More
This article was provided by Matt Curbeau, aka Turbeau Curbeau
. He's a past professional triathlete and cyclist. He now focuses primarily on long, endurance gravel races using his past knowledge in triathlon to get him to the finish line.