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PEZ Roadside: Cobbled Fun Following Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne’20

Ed Roadside in Belgium: From the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday, Ed's gang of 'Race Chasers' moved a little down the road for the second race of the Belgian opening weekend - Sunday's Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne and more cobbled action. A stunningly dry day for a northern Classic, but that wouldn't 'dampen' the atmosphere.

STRADE BIANCHE PEZ Roadside: Ale on the White Roads

ROADSIDE: Our PEZ-Man in Italy, Alessandro Federico, wasn't going to miss the 2021 Strade Bianche, but no race accreditation and the worry of being stopped by the police added new challenges. But 'Race Chasing' is Ale's speciality, if anyone could do it... Ale - Il campione race chaser.

Gear Break: Tifosi Sanctum Sunglasses, DJ Spoony x Ribble Special Edition, fizik Bundles, Sustainable and Biodegradable Bandages by WoolAid, Repente NOVA Saddle & The Breakaway Announces AI Audio Workouts

Tifosi Sanctum sports sunglasses, DJ Spoony x Ribble special edition, save big with fizik bundles, sustainable and biodegradable bandages to save your next blunder on the trail – WoolAid, Repente NOVA: The innovative saddle with a green core and The Breakaway announces personalized generative AI audio workouts for cyclists.

STRADE BIANCHE’24 Preview: Who Will Conquer the White Roads?

The Strade Bianche is a look back into Italian cycle racing history, the white roads, the sterrato, with its dust on a dry day or clogging mud in the rain, add some steep climbs and you have a perfect day in Tuscany. The finish, and relief of the pain and discomfort, is in the marvellous setting of the Piazza del Campo. Who will put his name on the list of Strade Bianche winners for 2024?

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Gear Break: Tifosi Sanctum Sunglasses, DJ Spoony x Ribble Special Edition, fizik Bundles, Sustainable and Biodegradable Bandages by WoolAid, Repente NOVA Saddle & The Breakaway Announces AI Audio Workouts

Tifosi Sanctum sports sunglasses, DJ Spoony x Ribble special edition, save big with fizik bundles, sustainable and biodegradable bandages to save your next blunder on the trail – WoolAid, Repente NOVA: The innovative saddle with a green core and The Breakaway announces personalized generative AI audio workouts for cyclists.

Gear Break: FasCat AI Tech for Coaching, New Ekar GT Groupset and Zonda GT Wheels, CADEX Max 40 Wheel System, Favero Assioma PRO MX SPD® Power Pedals, ENVE SES Tires in 33c and 35c & New Muc-Off Ride Pack

FasCat AI (Artificial intelligence) tech for coaching, new Ekar GT groupset and Zonda GT wheels, CADEX Max 40 wheel system, Favero Electronics: Assioma PRO MX official launch SPD® power meter pedals, ENVE introducing SES Tires in 700 x 33c and 35c and new Muc-Off ride pack.

Gear Break: RUBBER N’ ROAD Waterproof Winter Gloves, Factor Unveils New OSTRO VAM, HED: World Leading Rim Brake Wheels, fizik Vento Argo X1 Saddle,Enduro Bearings Introduces Maxhit™ T47 Bottom Brackets & MyWhoosh: Attention All…

RUBBER N' ROAD Uniform waterproof winter gloves, Factor unveils new OSTRO VAM, engineered for riders that demand the best, HED: World leading rim brake wheels // 15% off, fizik Vento Argo X1 saddle: Leading the way in off-road racing, Enduro Bearings introduces patented Maxhit™ T47 bottom brackets and MyWhoosh: Attention all macOS users!

Gear Break: Zwift and Wahoo Team Up on Virtual Shifting, Pinarello New Grevil Colourways, Rouvy Indoor Cycling App, Bob and Brad Pro Massage Gun, Tifosi Sanctum Glasses & Q36.5 The Clima Shoes Inception

Zwift and Wahoo team up on virtual shifting with the new KICKR Core Zwift One, Pinarello unveils bold new Grevil colourways, ROUVY indoor cycling app, Bob and Brad C2 Pro massage gun with heat and cold therapy, Tifosi Sanctum glasses and Q36.5: BTS – QLAB the Clima shoes inception.

Review: Pinarello Dogma Jersey & Bibshorts

The words "Pinarello Dogma" conjure up images of Ineos (and Sky before them) riding the latest and greatest incarnation of the Pinarello Dogma bike. But it's also a moniker Pinarello uses for their premium cycling kit. Given the opportunity, PEZ's resident clothes horse had to have a go in it.

Gear Break: Campagnolo New BORA ULTRA WTO and BORA WTO Wheels, Pearl Izumi AmFIB Lite Bib Tights, OPENROCK S Headphones, TDT-Unibet Continues with Scope Cycling, Colnago C68 Gravel & 3T: Watt Wagon

Campagnolo launches new BORA ULTRA WTO and BORA WTO wheels, Pearl Izumi AmFIB Lite bib tights, OPENROCK S Headphones, Team TDT-Unibet continues their UCI Pro Continental journey with Scope Cycling, Colnago C68 Gravel - Unlike any other and 3T: Watt Wagon - “Same same but different - a story about Ultracycling and life.”

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STRADE BIANCHE PEZ Roadside: Ale on the White Roads

ROADSIDE: Our PEZ-Man in Italy, Alessandro Federico, wasn't going to miss the 2021 Strade Bianche, but no race accreditation and the worry of being stopped by the police added new challenges. But 'Race Chasing' is Ale's speciality, if anyone could do it... Ale - Il campione race chaser.

NA Racing Scene: The RIDERS Talk

In our second installment looking at the health of the North American road racing scene, we hear from the racers themselves on how they have survived, struggled and even thrived racing at the top level on the continent.

PEZ Bookshelf: One More Croissant for the Road

That food could be made attractive and delicious seems to have come as a startling discovery to the pro peloton a few years ago but the author of “One More Croissant for the Road” would not find that surprising. Her purpose was not to crush QOMs or race anyone but the book shows us another combination of how food and cycling can work together.

How To Do the Flemish Weekend Like A Pro

Ed Hood takes us to the Flemish 'Opening Weekend', the first of the Spring Classics in Belgium. We look back at his trip to Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne in 2019. How to do the Flemish weekend like a pro.

Does Cycling Really Need Fixing? ASO Weighs in on One Cycling, Collapse at Andalucia, Crisis at SafeSport, How Long Can Cycling Depend on Free Infrastructure Usage?

In this week’s AIRmail newsletter, The Outer Line takes an in-depth look at the new debate: Does cycling really need fixing? ASO weighs in on One Cycling, collapse at Andalucia, crisis at SafeSport, how long can cycling depend on free infrastructure usage?

Zweeler Announces $4,300 USD Prize Pool for Fantasy Spring Classics Game

The Omloop Het Nieuwsblad is the traditional opening of spring, and also the starting point of the Fantasy Spring Classics from Zweeler - the popular Dutch fantasy sports site. The prize pool starts this year with $4300 USD and the 1st prize is $1,075 USD.

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Sean Kelly Talks Liège-Bastogne-Liège

Sean Kelly was the 'King of the Classics' for many years, but the man from Carrick-on-Suir also won the Vuelta a España and many shorter stage races. His record at Liège-Bastogne-Liège is only beaten by Argentin and Merckx. Ed Hood caught…

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PEZ Roadside: Cobbled Fun Following Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne’20

Ed Roadside in Belgium: From the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday, Ed's gang of 'Race Chasers' moved a little down the road for the second race of the Belgian opening weekend - Sunday's Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne and more cobbled action. A stunningly dry day for a northern Classic, but that wouldn't 'dampen' the atmosphere.
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STRADE BIANCHE’24 Preview: Who Will Conquer the White…

The Strade Bianche is a look back into Italian cycle racing history, the white roads, the sterrato, with its dust on a dry day or clogging mud in the rain, add…
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Race Takeaways: What We Learned From the Opening Weekend!

Visma | Lease a Bike dominated the 'opening weekend', winning the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne. Much like last year, the Dutch 'Super-Team'…
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A Year Without Paris: How to Experience the 2024 Tour de France Up Close

Every year, cycling fans all over the world tune in to the Tour de France. Traditionally, after the gruelling 3500-kilometre-long race spanning over several weeks, the event culminates with a finish in Paris on the Champs-Élysées.

Froome, Contador, Evenepoel, Landa or Alaphilippe also shine in virtual cycling

Virtual cycling platforms have become the main link between professionals and amateurs, allowing any cycling fan to train, ride and even interact with their idols.

How Electric Mountain Bikes Will Transform Your Outdoor Experience

Here's a look at how companies such as Upway are catering to the needs of their clients as well as where the entire industry may be headed.

New Ekar GT Groupset and Zonda GT Wheels

From the flexibility of a single bike that rides as easily on asphalt as it does on tracks and trails, to the wildest bike-packing adventures, gravel offers an inclusive dimension of modern cycling. This is the target that Campagnolo has in mind with its new Ekar GT groupset teamed with Zonda GT wheels, where the suffix GT for Gran Turismo stands for those cyclists who have adopted 'don’t hold back’ as their motto.

El Tour de Tucson: Routes, History and Winners

El Tour de Tucson is one of America's most prestigious cycling events, drawing thousands of cyclists nationwide.

Primal Pedals into Partnership with the National Cycling League

Primal, a leading designer and manufacturer of custom and branded cycling apparel and accessories, proudly announces its partnership with the National Cycling League (NCL) for the upcoming 2024 season.

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