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Amy Oberbroeckling
Works at Gear Junkie, LLC
Attended University of Iowa
Lives in Minneapolis
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Portrait from the 4am start of TransIowa V.11 

See all the great photos from Jason Boucher here:http://imaginegnat.com/2015/04/28/trans-iowa-v11-starting-line-portraits/
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It’s generally frowned upon to multitask while biking. But these bike-powered appliances are true exceptions.
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Some of my favorite ways to escape the city. 
Big city living certainly has its perks, but with all the hustle and bustle it can be hard to get in tune with nature. One editor shares her tips for getting outdoors in the city.
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Huge news this morning!
Revolutionary collaboration between Shimano and Vibram combines protection, sensitivity.
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I think I'm still thawing out from this . . . 
If Minnesota’s bitter winter air isn’t cold enough, the water should be just right.
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I learned a lot of lessons riding my bike for 80 miles across the frozen, wind-swept Winnipeg prairie. 
From frozen zip ties to expired hand warmers, here are 12 lessons learned on an 80-mile fat bike race in Canada.
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"... every single person who has made a career of playing the trumpet (every single one of them) did it with effort and passion, not with lips that naturally vibrate." 
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The Maah Daah Hey 100 was one of the hardest races I've ever dun, but the beautiful views of the Badlands made it worth it.
GearJunkie editor Amy Oberbroeckling raced for 17+ hours across the badlands of North Dakota on the Maah Daah Hey trail. Here is her report from the tough 100-mile trail.
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A patent filed by Airbus last week would put passengers on bicycle-like seats with no tray table, no headrest and very little legroom.
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Love these moms! 
These moms take biking with kids to a next level. Check out their rad bike setups. Surly Big Dummy, Urban Arrow, Xtracycle Edgerunners, and more are in the kid-bike-mom feature.
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Beautiful! 
Some of the most beautiful views from all over the world (at your desk).
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HTFU  + 8 other tips for #running  your 1st 50K. #ultramarathon  
Our editor ran her third 50K last weekend. Here are a few tips she’s learned along the way.
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  • University of Iowa
    B.A. Psychology and International Studies. Certificate in Sustainability, 2007 - 2011
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  • Gear Junkie, LLC
    Assistant Editor, 2012 - present
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Minneapolis
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Iowa City
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