For better or worse, I, Jeff Napier, am the author of BikeAlmanac.

Having repaired more than 10,000 bicycles, owned three bike shops, and taught wheelbuilding and framebuilding, I feel somewhat confident as your editor. However, until building this website, I have been working the software industry for the past 30 years. So, much of my knowledge is out of date. However, I’m working rapidly to bring you the latest and greatest info!

If you have any complaints, find any typographical errors, or have suggestions, I’d love hearing from you. If you want bicycle advice, my apologies, I don’t have time for individual consultation.

I don’t take phone calls. My email address is: