Litespeed Engineer Brad DeVaney

Leading by Design: Get to Know Litespeed Engineer Brad DeVaney

Few bike designers can say they've raced as a BMX factory team rider, designed bikes for cross country world champs RAAM champions, and an guy named Lance, and ridden the unforgiving roads of Emporia at Unbound. For decades, Litespeed engineer Brad DeVaney has relied on progressive design and good 'ol saddle time to influence the signature ride experienced in Litespeed titanium bikes, for several decades. Read along about the man behind Litespeed's industry-leading designs: Brad DeVaney.
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Michael's custom Watia build

Light Makes Right! Michael's Bespoke Litespeed Watia Build

To say that Michael Eichinger of Austria loves gravel is an understatement. Having ridden three different gravel models in Litespeed's range, he wanted to finally build and ride our newest gravel model, the Watia.
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Chris Brown riding a Litespeed Ultimate

Get to Know Us: Litespeed Sales Director Chris Brown

What does it take to make it to the top in the bike industry? It all starts with tube changes. Lots of tube changes. Read about how Chris Brown went from shop rat to (almost) pro racer, to manning the helm at the biggest titanium bike maker in the world.
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2020

Litespeed in 2020: The Year that Was

Could there have been a silver lining in what 2020 was? We think so! Read our 2020 Litespeed Year in Review, where we consider all the inspiration that came of the year... and what we can look forward to in 2021.
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700c vs 650b

700c versus 650B: The Gravel Wheel Conundrum...Solved!

Both 700c and 650B wheels are popular for gravel 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 Litespeed.
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Litespeed Ultimate Gravel

Pez Cycling News Features "Readers' Rig" Litespeed Ultimate Gravel

Often, the best builds come courtesy of our customers. Litespeed owner Mitch Hopkins recently had his Ultimate Gravel bike featured on Pez Cycling News. Check it out here!
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Litespeed Watia gravel bike

1X or 2X?

It’s probably one of the biggest questions when building your new Litespeed gravel bike: What’s the difference between a 1X or 2X drivetrain? And ultimately, which should I choose?
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Watia Pure Gravel

Pure Gravel: Litespeed Watia Review

Pure Gravel got the chance to test ride the Watia before its official debut  after giving this jack-of-all-trades gravel bike a good run, see what they had to say about its design, features and performance.
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Featured Ti Build: T1sl

Featured Ti Build: T1sl

A custom titanium build worth documenting – check out this beautiful T1sl titanium road bike, custom-built for a customer by Brickell Bikes in Miami, FL.
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Joe Skipper on Litespeed

Joe Skipper on Gravel

Professional triathlete Joe Skipper has been mixing up his training by riding his Litespeed Ultimate Gravel and has seen great improvements in his mental and physical abilities.
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Titanium Road Shootout: Litespeed vs. Lynskey

Titanium Road Shootout: Litespeed vs. Lynskey

Tennessee’s titanium legacy runs strong with Litespeed and Lynskey. Check out Road Bike Action's road shootout between the Litespeed Ultimate and the Lynskey Helix.
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Staying Fit During Lockdown

Staying Fit During Lockdown

What does cycling look like for a city during the COVID-19 lockdown? Our Austrian friend, Michael, tells us about what he's doing to keep his distance while staying safe.
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Road, Gravel, Cherohala, & City

Frame Size
Rider Height (in)
Rider Height (cm)
XS
4'10” – 5’2”
147 - 157
S
5’2" – 5’6”
157 - 165
M
5’6"– 5’9”
165 - 175
ML
5’8” – 5’11”
173 - 180
L
5'-10” – 6’2”
178 - 188
XL
6’2" – 6'4"
188 - 198

Pinhoti III, Nolichucky & Unicoi

Frame Size
Rider Height (in)
Rider Height (cm)
XS
5'0" - 5'4"
152 - 165
S
5'3" - 5'7"
162 - 174
M
5'7" - 5'11"
174 - 180
L
5'11" - 6'3"
180 - 192
XL
6'2"- 6'5"
189 - 198


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