Quoc is a British company founded in 2009. Specializing in cycling shoes that marry high-performance with high fashion. Toolbox Editor and gravel fanatic Dr. Stephen Cheung has been testing their gravel Gran Tourer II throughout his summer adventures.Read More...
Aug 18, 2022: The Vuelta a España starts on Friday, but first all the results and video from the Euro time trial champs, Tour of Denmark and Tour du Limousin. Can Primož Roglič win his fourth Vuelta? Teams for the Vuelta. Rider news. Team news. Injury up-dates. Plus Zwift Academy Returns.
The Vuelta a España, the last Grand Tour of the year, starts on Friday with a team time trial in Utrecht, Netherlands. Ed Hood gives us his thoughts on the tough Spanish tour and who will be in 'rojo' at the finish in Madrid. Can Primoz Roglič make it four in a row?
It bears repeating that Northwave sit in the undisputed world center for fast feet. Being in the mix in Montebelluna Italy, means access to a talent pool that includes most of the top names in skiing, hiking, climbing and cycling and motorsport footwear, and Northwave just celebrated their Cinquantesimo Anniversario…
Alé Bike Wear has brought out a striking new design for the summer with African overtones, all the way from Kenya. Our man Chuck Peña takes the colorful new kit on a cycling safari to see how it performs in the wild.
Gear Break: ROKA Sunglasses, Kane Shoes, Ritchey Zeta GX Gravel Wheels, Swiftwick New National Park Sock, The Dot by Lachlan Morton & L39ION Tulsa Kit
ROKA CP Series Sunglasses, Kane Revive active recovery shoes, Ritchey Zeta GX gravel wheels, Swiftwick launches new National Park sock designs, The Dot by Lachlan Morton and L39ION latest special edition kit inspired by Tulsa Tough with purpose beyond the podium.
The next step in Ed Hood's venture into the world of gravel is to have a chat with ex-top road rider turned head of product with Ribble Cycles, Jamie Burrow. Jamie was a top amateur and turned pro with the US Postal team. Ed spoke to Jamie about gravel and Ribble's new titanium eTap model.
Gear Break: Küat Bike Rack, Muoverti in Production, SaveMyBar Plugs, Kitsbow Clothing, La Passione Turns Yellow, Lizard Skins Glove
Küat new Piston™ SR bike rack, Muoverti enters production stage, CloseTheGap SaveMyBar bar plugs, new from Kitsbow: Rayburn shirt and Espresso Mescal shorts, La Passione turns yellow: Annemiek van Vleuten queen of the Tour de France Femmes and Lizard Skins new Monitor glove.
WARNING: If you're a traditionalist who prefers muted shades and to not stand out in the crowd, you can stop reading now. But if you're someone who dares to be a little bold and wants to put some fun in your ride, then Cycology kit is for you. But there's more to this kit than just what meets the eye...
In 1978, the American group Chic had a monster hit with the song “Le Freak,” and people in France, noting the lyrics “C'est chic!” thought it referred to “le fric,” pronounced the same way as French slang for money. Money is at the heart of the business of professional sports and in Alex Duff's new book, “Le Fric,” some light is shed on that peculiar institution that is the Tour de France.
If you were 'into' European professional cycle racing in the late 70's and early 80's, then you will remember the name Alan van Heerden. The South African was a pro with the French Peugeot team and won a stage in the 1979 Giro d'Italia. Ed Hood spoke to his widow Wendy about their time in Europe and their return to South Africa.
The history of the bicycle has been a gradual evolution from the original “safety” two-wheeler to today's high-tech lightweight competition marvels. GCN+ returns to the world of bicycle collectors to look at some more, well, super collections of racing bicycles. This time the GCN+ presenters focus on the unique and choose favourites.
A revised book by Phil Burt, simply titled “Bike Fit,” leads one to believe that proper fit is indeed one of the most important elements that cyclists, whether hard-core professionals, enthusiastic amateurs, or just someone going down to the shops, should consider.
Remco Evenepoel did it again! With an all-mighty attack, the young Belgian 'Super Star' solo'd to victory, in much the way he won the Basque race in 2019 and…Read More...
Zwift Academy Returns, Offering Workouts for Every Kind of Rider and Pro Contracts For Those With Exceptional Talent
This year’s program is shorter and more accessible, and all workouts can be completed entirely on each rider’s schedule with fewer mandatory group rides.
One week of training camp in Italy on the Giro stages of Lake Garda. Full and experiential days in which to challenge yourself and one another, talking, riding, and learning about how to be a stronger, faster, better cyclist.
I wanted to share this Facebook post by my friend Henry Dunbar who is the Director of Operations for Active Transportation for Arlington County Commuter Services, overseeing the Capital Bikeshare, BikeArlington, and WalkArlington programs. He was previously the Executive Director of Phoenix Bikes. His post was a reminder to me that cycling is more than just carbon fiber, fancy kit, stylish shades, and watts.
Officine Mattio is promoting a motivational campaign, urging people not to remain passive and "be," however and whenever, and choosing cycling as a lifestyle.