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EUROTRASH Monday: All the Worlds Road Events, News & Video

Sept 26, 2022: All the race reports from the World championships in Australia with video, plus Paris-Chauny. Van der Poel held by police. Other news: Lefevere on France sending Cavagna home, Dumoulin on Jumbo, Tramadol and UCI refusing press accreditation. Rider news. Contract news. Team news and race news.


Gear Break: Zwift Grand Prix Series, Sportful Rocket Jersey, Roval Rapide Wheels, Spoon Customs, PRO Vibe Bars, JetBlack Zwift Steering & Helmetor Helmet Holder

Zwift Grand Prix Series, SPORTFUL "Rocket" jersey, Roval Rapide CL - WorldTour speed for all, custom bike maker Spoon Group £740k funding, PRO introduces a new Vibe Superlight road cockpit and carbon clip-ons designed for gravel and triathlon, JetBlack: Steering on Zwift just got a whole lot better and the Helmetor helmet holder.

Campagnolo Levante Wheels: Ridden & Reviewed

A few months into real life riding on Campagnolo's Levante gravel-specific wheelset, we've ridden these at Nova Eroica California as part of the official launch, and then at several gravel events and bike packing trips closer to home. Here's our take on the iconic Italian brand's fully dedicated Levante gravel wheel set.




PEZ Bookshelf: Chasing the Rainbow

There is a very special jersey that, once you win it at a one day event, it is yours for a year wherever you race. This jersey, is of course, the glorious rainbow-striped confection first donned by Alfredo Binda in 1927. Its fascinating history is the subject of “Chasing the Rainbow: The Story of Road Cycling's World Championships” by Giles Belbin.

Roxo Racing Checks In From Bommarito Audi Gateway Cup Criteriums

In the U.S. racing scene, springtime brings stage races and summertime brings criteriums. For 2022, a new U.S. criterium series emerged, the American Criterium Cup, with livestreamed racing from across the country. The ten rounds of the series are existing premier events that’ve earned a place on everyone’s calendars.

PEZ Rides: Wahoo SYSTM On Location Training Videos

From a boring obligation when the weather was bad to a high-resolution interactive fun experience, indoor cycling has grown with technology to an amazing extent. One of the most advanced applications Wahoo SYSTM presents a varied palette for those spinning indoors and of these the “On Location” series offers a unique approach.

Why Don’t We Have a Current Lion Of Flanders?

Nikolai Razouvaev wants to know who the next 'Lion of Flanders' will be, and more importantly, will we ever see one again. Our Russian friend looks at how you qualify for this illustrious 'title' and if there are any possible candidates in the peloton today who could achieve something the great Eddy Merckx never did.

PEZ Roadside Tour of Britain’22 Stage 2: Border Line Battles!

For stage 2 of the Tour of Britain, Ed Hood got his possy together for a raid on the Scottish/English Border. Another wet and windy day on the moors, but a 'race chase' can't be turned down.

PEZ Roadside Tour of Britain’22 Stage 1: Glorious Glenshee!

We don't get the chance to go 'Roadside' as much as we used to, thanks first to covid-19 and now the soaring fuel costs. Ed Hood had the 2022 Tour of Britain on his door-step, if he had a 100 mile long door-step, but you can't miss a 'Race Chase'...




Young Race Winner Rob Scott Gets PEZ’d

Ed Hood has been scrutinising the results of the 'young guns' and the name Rob Scott jumped out after his win in the Classic Paris-Troyes. British based Rob races for the successful WiV-SunGod continental team with a good 'home and away'…

TOUR’22: Michael Mørkøv VS The Time Cut

One of the most moving stories from the 2022 Tour de France was at the back of the race. Recognised as the best 'lead-out man' in the WorldTour, Michael Mørkøv fought to stay in the race through sickness, hot weather and the fastest Tour in…



WORLDS’22 Round Up: The Good, The Bad and The Incredible!

Now that the 2022 World championships in Wollongong are over, Ed Hood looks back at the events in Australia... some good and some, well, questionable. One thing Ed will not be criticising is Remco Evenepoel and the way the Belgian team executed their dominance of the men's race.

WORLDS’22 Men’s RR: Regal Remco Demolishes the…

What can you say about Remco Evenepoel that hasn't already been said? The young Belgian was in the break, attacked at his favourite distance from home for a…

WORLDS’22 Women’s RR: Stunning Van Vleuten…

At the end of an exciting finalé it was the season's big winner Annemiek van Vleuten, riding with a fractured elbow, who attacked in the last kilometre and none…


Could Next Year’s Tour de France be the Greatest Showdown in Years?

There is an argument that cycling fans are the most sadistic in all sports. We love to see riders facing the cruellest of challenges.

Zwift Dials Up ‘Esports’ with the Launch of the Zwift Grand Prix Series

The revolutionary series will feature many of the best cycling esports competitors in a new style of racing that will require more skill, new tactics, and deliver a high-energy viewing experience.

Hurley Electric Bikes Review: Why They are Different?

Hurley has been a renowned sports equipment maker for quite some time and has finally made its long-anticipated move into the e-bike market. 

Top 5 Best Cycling Routes in the World

Some bikers like thrilling rides. scenic, remote, and difficult. Here are five of the best cycling adventures.

The Most Beautiful Cycle Routes In Europe

When it comes to cycle routes, Europe is the continent with some of the best on offer. But with so many to pick from, which of them stand out above the rest?

ZWIFT Reveals New Features For Fall 2022 Indoor Season

I recently had the good fortune to join a select group of cycling media at ZWIFT headquarters in Long Beach CA for a sneak peak at some cool new features to the Zwift platform ahead of the fall / winter training season.  It was all Top Secret, until today, and there's a lot for Zwifters to get excited about.




PHOTO SPECIAL: 2022 Harlem Skyscraper Cycling Classic

Harlem Skyscraper Cycling Classic Father’s Day event is in its 46th year. The day starts with kids’ races before…
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