Websites, Youtube channels, social media, podcasts, and don't forget television, streaming services, & magazines - the media coverage of pro cycling has never been more watched, or more fractured. So why do media outlets continue to disappear? Steve Maxwell & the crew from The Outer Line offer an insightful look at why the pro cycling…Read More...
So much racing in today's EUROTRASH Monday: Cadel Evans Great Ocean Race, Vuelta a San Juan, Mallorca Challenge, Marseille, Flandriencross and Besançon cross World Cup. Sagan announces retirement. Rider news: López, Evenepoel, Ganna and Vos. Team news and race news.
Knowledge of the intricacies of the sport was gleaned over years but we would have saved a lot of time and effort if only we could have had a copy of “The Complete Fan's Guide to Pro Cycling,” the most recent publication from the Global Cycling Network (GCN).
John in South Carolina has sent us photos of his Specialized Creo SL Expert e-bike... It has the look, it has the power and for a big bike it's not that heavy. Is this the future for many of us that want to stay active, what do you think?
Gear Break: MAAP x 100% Hypercraft Sunglasses, Brooks/Collins Limited-Edition B17 Saddle, Philippe Gilbert Classified Ambassador and Investor, Chris King AeroSet 3 with Integration, The Wolfpack Year & Hammerhead with CANYON//SRAM
MAAP X 100% Hypercraft new seasonal shades, Brooks England and artist Jeremy Collins limited-edition B17 special saddle, Classified announces Philippe Gilbert as its newest ambassador and investor, the Chris King AeroSet 3, The Wolfpack Years and Hammerhead officially enters the women's WorldTour with CANYON//SRAM.
Gear Break: Cycology Aero Socks, Geraint’s New SunGod, HED Wheelsets, Fizik: The New Face of Fast is Back, MUOV Opens Crowdfunding Campaign & The Most Popular FESTKA Bikes
A darn good sock from Cycology, spotted Geraint's new 🕶️? Meet SunGod, HED rim brake wheelsets & alloy fat bike wheels, fizik: The new face of fast is back, indoor cycling pioneer MUOV opens crowdfunding campaign, adding to £2.1m raised this year and the most popular FESTKA bikes in 2022 (among fans of the brand) on social media, and save on HED rim brake wheelsets & alloy fat bike wheels.
Worn and tested by several top pro riders, including Mathieu van der Poel, Primož Roglič, Romain Bardet, and Lorena Wiebes, the Shimano S-PHYRE RC903 is the third incarnation of their top-shelf road racing shoe. Light, stiff, and comfortable are three features that make this one of the best road cycling shoes we've seen.
Gear Break: GCN Sale – Further Reductions, Zwift Hub Challenge, Primal Referral Program, Ribble Reynolds 725 Gravel Range, Save up to 40% on Wahoo & ACRE Series Toro Weatherproof Handlebar Bag
GCN Sale - Further reductions now on, Zwift Hub challenge, Primal referral program, Ribble releases Reynolds 725 into gravel range, Wahoo: Last chance - save up to 40% and ACRE series Toro weatherproof handlebar bag.
Gear Break: Primal Shut Up Legs, UDOG Goes Color, FasCat Optimize Data Analytics, Inside Line Equipment Photo Bag, BORA-hansgrohe Online Shop, & The Zwift Pro Training Camp
Primal Shut Up Legs, UDOG goes color, FasCat Optimize makes wearable data actionable for athletes, Photo Bag Prime from Inside Line Equipment, BORA - hansgrohe launches online shop and team casual collection and Jayco Alulu close out the Zwift pro training camp.
Gear Break: HED Wheels Upgrade, GCN Sale Continues, Fizik Winter Shoes, MOOTS Vamoots, Syncros Bikepacking Bags & MAAP x P.A.M. Collaboration
HED: Upgrade your bike today, GCN: Our SALE continues, fizik: Ride along with Lachlan Morton on a wintry spin, The Vamoots CRD: Meet Moots new fully integrated road offering, NEW Syncros bikepacking bags and MAAP X P.A.M. present their new limited edition collaboration PAAM club ciclistico amatiorale.
Interval Training is popular in cycling and many other sports. High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) involves…
There have been quite a few brothers in the peloton over the years, so Ed Hood has picked just a few of the cycling siblings (maybe more to come) to compare the brotherly love and palmarès.
Sudden cardiac death is a rare but devastating event, often affecting apparently healthy athletes with no prior heart problems. In fact, the typical victim has no suspicion that they are at risk, and prior to the SCD event may have even felt that they were in peak form. Dr. Bill Apollo & Steve Maxwell look at the implications for Sonny Colbrelli.
The Giro d'Italia has, since its beginning, played host to great drama, and one of these is the story of Fausto Coppi, a heroic and tragic figure of bike racing's Golden Age. On January 2 every year there is a big event in Castellania, a tiny village in Italy’s Piedmont region. Cycling fans from all over come to pay homage.
There have been so many advances not only in the technology of cycling and in our understanding of training approaches and the key benefits of recovery, but also in the importance of nutrition. Today there are valuable resources available to any interested amateur on how to eat well for better performance. “The Cycling Chef” by Michelin-starred chef Alan Murchison is a valuable addition to this literature.
In 2022 Evenepoel, Van Aert, Vingegaard and Pogačar were all top performers, but the man who surprised most people with his wins in Gent-Wevelgem and the Giro d'Italia was Biniam Girmay. Alastair Hamilton managed to have a few words with…
INTERVIEW: Greg Van Avermaet has been a professional racing cyclist for 18 years and has an admirable palmarès behind him: Olympic champion, Paris-Roubaix, Gent-Wevelgem, Het Nieuwsblad... and the list goes on. Our man in Spain, Alastair…
With the racing now coming thick and fast from all over the globe the past few days (Tour Down Under, Benidorm CX World Cup, Vuelta a San Juan, Clàssica Comunitat Valenciana) it could be a little difficult to know exactly what to focus on and what it all meant.Read More...
The first stages of the Vuelta a San Juan and the Trofeo Calvia in Mallorca with results, reports and video. Quintana retirement, or not. Rider news from De Lie, Deignan returning, Asgreen and Dumoulin. Team news: AG2R, DSM and Lifeplus-Wahoo. Plus race news.
Italy is one of the world's most beautiful countries, making it an ideal destination for cycling.
The turn of the year always brings the upcoming Tour de France into sharper focus with the symbolic countdown officially on.
The Santos Tour Down Under, part of the UCI World Tour, launches the new international season in South Australia (17-22 January).
If you're planning a cycling holiday to Switzerland, here are some Swiss hotspots for road cycling you should know about.
If you're curious to know where you can cycle in Greece, here are the Greek hotspots for road cycling you should know about.