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Weight Training For Cyclists: Go Slow to Ride Fast

Halloween is just around the corner, which means the vast majority of cyclists are now turning to the weight training in an attempt to get faster. Today, we look at the importance of slowing down the movements, to help you get far better strength, stability, balance, and power for cycling.

EUROTRASH News Round Up Monday!

Oct 18, 2021: The 2021 road season has come to an end with the Veneto Classic, Chrono des Nations, UK National Champs, GP du Morbihan, Ster van Zwolle and Serenissima Gravel Race. Vini Zabù in danger. Contract news. Race news. Team News. Stapleton steps down and WADA now considers costicosteroids enhance performance.


From Sufferfest To Wahoo SYSTM: The PEZ First Look

What we first knew as the Sufferfest training videos over 10 years ago, has evolved into a full suite of fitness and cycling based training plans, workouts and entertainment videos now called Wahoo SYSTM. Sufferfest founder David McQuillen took us through the new suite for a personal first look at all that SYSTM offers.




PEZ Bookshelf: The Midlife Cyclist

Carefully working my way through Phil Cavell's “The Midlife Cyclist” for some weeks now, a remarkable book of startling scope, whenever I mention the title it causes people to smile or laugh indulgently. But “The Midlife Cyclist” is actually a thought-provoking exploration of something that has never before existed: a great cohort of middle-aged athletes rewriting our knowledge of human health and performance.

The Amazing Chase Movie Review

Jack Thompson grew up following the Tour de France on middle-of-the-night broadcasts in his homeland and dreaming of competing in the race himself. He came to realize that he was not fast enough for the pros but still the dream was there and in July he set out alone to win the 2021 Tour, sort of. It was to be “the Amazing Chase.”

Lombardia PEZ: Arrivaderci da Bergamo

'Goodbye from Bergamo' - seems a fitting title for the last race of the pro cycling season "proper". While riders and fans enjoy the last-day-of-school atmosphere, I was living out a wish that's been in the making for almost 10 years - to chase Il Lombardia myself.

Inside the 1952 Giro Di Lombardia Official Program

Utter confusion was the look on my face when Alessandro handed me the old newspaper and said it was a gift. Upon closer inspection, I realized I was holding the official program of the 1952 Giro di Lombardia – in mint condition! Once I got over the shock that such a treasure still existed – I couldn’t wait to share it with PEZ-Fans…

First Endurance Relaunches Liquid Shots: How Does Science Taste This Good?

I joined company founder Mike Fogarty and their Chief Science Officer Dr. Luke Bucci on zoom to talk about the new Liquid Shot, debuting in Wild Berry flavor, and find out how they've used science to made a good product even better.

Norman Hill, Bernard Tapie and Heiko Salzwedel RIP

Norman Hill, Bernard Tapie and Heiko Salzwedel were three very different men and were important to cycling in different ways. Ed Hood looks back at their lives through the words of people who knew them well.




Eamon [van] Lucas Talks Belgium!

The biggest race in the World is this Sunday in Belgium, to be exact; Flanders. Californian, Eamon Lucas is based in Brugge and rides (and wins) kermis races, the backbone of the Belgian cycling scene. Ed Hood caught up with Eamon to talk…



TOUR’22 BREAKDOWN: Time Trials Key to Victory

The announcement of the Tour de France route is like Christmas morning and the opening of presents - What will it bring in 2022? Spencer Martin gives us his 'TOUR BREAKDOWN' plus who and what to watch for in next year's Grande Boucle.

TOUR DE FRANCE 2022: The PEZ First Look!

The route of the 2022 Tour de France was presented live on Thursday from the Palais des Congrès in Paris. The Tour Grand Départ is on Friday the 1st of July in…

TOUR DE FRANCE 2022 Route Revealed: One for the Attackers

Race organiser, ASO, has presented the route of the 2022 Tour de France. As usual, it was presented live from the Palais des Congrès in the heart of Paris. The…


Men Elite UCI Cyclo-Cross World Cup – Iowa City 2021 Winner Betting Odds

The organizer of the UCI Cyclo-cross World is Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI). It was first held in 1993, and it immediately attracted the attention of many sports fans around the globe.

UCI Confirms Zwift to Host UCI Cycling Esports World Championships on Feb 26 2022

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) has today confirmed Zwift, the indoor fitness platform, will host the 2022 UCI Cycling Esports World Championships on 26 February 2022. The next UCI Cycling Esports World Championships will move from Zwift’s Watopia to its New York Map.

GCN+ Streams Live Race Coverage to North America

GCN+ is a better way to watch the best top-level men’s and women’s bike racing from across the world of road, cyclo-cross and track as they unfold live, uninterrupted and ad-free. On GCN+ there is no off-season: we keep all the action going through every month of the year. 

Top 5 Exclusive Console Series

Consoles have grown tremendously from the "Game Boy" that dominated the 90s. Here we look at some of the most exclusive console series in 2021.

Unusual Hobbies of Popular Athletes

It takes more than just a talent for athletes to reach the topmost levels in their respective sport. You may term it as the X-Factor that makes them stand out from the rest of the crowd.

Top 6 Reasons to Take a Break From Cycling

When you’re obsessed with cycling, it can be hard to take a break. You just feel that urge to get out on the bike every day. But there are some pretty compelling reasons to take a break from cycling.




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