The British invented the safety bicycle, but racing in the United Kingdom took its own peculiar course as competing en masse on the open road was forbidden, the Brits circumvented the rules with a focus on the individual time trial. While racing has come out into the open, and British success at the highest level of racing is undoubted, there…Read More...
Toolbox: Power training and indoor cycling trainers simply belong together. The pure efficiency and controlled environment of training indoors partners amazingly well with precise training based on specific targeted power numbers. The combination of accurate power measurement and controlled smart trainers has taken this to new levels.
Three time World champion, Tour and Giro points competitions winner, classics, monuments, stage races.... The list of Peter Sagan's palmarès goes on. But the wins have thinned out for the Slovakian. Spencer Martin breaks down the reasons for the dip or decline in the career of 'Peter The Great'.
29 Nov, 2021: Joop Zoetemelk still not recovered. Cross race reports from Kortrijk, Besançon and the UCI Track Champions League. Van Aert, Corona in Holland, Pidcock, Valverde, Alaphilippe, Cavendish, Higuita, Martin, Pogačar and Cullaigh. Contract news. Team news. Race news. Bad car crashes. ‘The Wolfpack Way’ book.
Holiday Gift Guide Black Friday Special: Primal, Wahoo, Castelli, Rouvy, Sportful, Pro’s Closet, UDOG, HED, Craft, 4iiii, GCN, Club Ride, Muc-Off, G4, Pegatin & DeFeet.
Black Friday Special: Primal BIGGEST SALE, Wahoo on sale, Castelli deals, Rouvy 25% OFF, Black Friday Sportful, The Pro’s Closet, UDOG Black Friday, save 20% on HED wheels, Craft: 25% OFF, 4iiii – Cyber sale, GCN up to 50% off, Club Ride Black Friday, Muc-Off Big BADA$$ sale, G4 Black Friday, Pegatin and De Feet: All on Sale.
Officine Mattio (“Mattio Workshop”) launches the custom Lemma 2.0, an aero/ all-round road bike fabricated in Italy alongside race kit for Ferrari, Lamborghini and others. Roll through the molding process from fiber to tube to frame inside…
Holiday Gift Guide #1: Sportful Fiandre No Rain Jacket, Blann Prints, CORE Deals, MAAP Bib 2.0, Nathan Bottle & RGT
The holidays are not too far away, so here is the first PEZ Gift Guide: Sportful Fiandre Medium No Rain jacket, Michael Blann: Order a framed print in time for Christmas, CORE - Black Friday deals, MAAP//Pro Bib 2.0 - Performance Through Design, Nathan QuickSqueeze insulated handheld bottle and RGT Cycling single app.
Gear Break: Hammerhead, Shimano Gravel Shoes, Endura Shorts, Floyd’s Hydration, Dynaplug x Chris King & ENDURO Bearings
Hammerhead signs 2-year renewal with Israel Start-up Nation, Shimano limited edition RX8 gravel race shoes, the new Endura Pro SL bibshort, Floyd’s of Leadville hydration fuel, Dynaplug x Chris King collab, and ENDURO bearings.
Muoverti unveils the first indoor bike that feels like real cycling, Chris King x Brooks England Cambium saddle, ILEVE DISTRICT sports eyewear, new Shimano Dura-Ace and sprint-focused S-PHYRE performance road shoes and mid-range lineup, Muc-Off Ultrasonic Chain Optimisation Service and SockGuy new designs for fall.
2020 saw the creation of a new website by a group of writers focused on providing a way of satisfying our need for good literature during the pandemic. Covid-19 continues, but the crew at La Course en Tete has not been idle and the result is their second annual review of the pro racing season: “Racing in the Time of the Super-Teams.”
Following the global disruptions of 2020, the question was whether this year would see some kind of return to normality. If “normal” means the same kind of exciting racing we actually did see last year, then 2021 had plenty to offer and the latest edition of the unique cycling almanac, “The Road Book,” brings those memories back in focus, along with plenty of other entertainment.
The World Hour record is the true test of a champion. Riders have needed to be lifted off their machine at the finish, and the great Eddy Merckx said it shortened his career, but they will never stop trying. Ed Hood takes a look at the top men who failed in the hour race of truth.
Participants in men's professional bike racing have not been noted for intellectual pursuits or firepower. Maybe you don't have to think much when riding. But in “The Art of Cycling,” perhaps the most unusual cycling-related book we have enjoyed, there is revealed a very different side.
The roads, fields and forests of France that are today the perfect picnic spot to set up camp and awaiting passage of the world's greatest cycling race, were once fields of fire where killing the enemy was the only thing that mattered. As time claims the last survivors of the Wars and rob us of their living memories, remembrance of the sacrifices of those thousands is even more important.
Three time World champion, Tour and Giro points competitions winner, classics, monuments, stage races.... The list of Peter Sagan's palmarès goes on. But the wins have thinned out for the Slovakian. Spencer Martin breaks down the reasons for the dip or decline in the career of 'Peter The Great'.Read More...
Roxo Racing, a Texas based women’s Domestic Elite cycling team, announces a new bike sponsor and new rider signings for 2022. The team will contest a full National schedule competing on Time bicycles, specifically the highly regarded Alpe D’ Huez 01 disc and featuring Shimano drivetrains.
You'll never believe how slot game developers and designers manage to mix so many diverse themes into the slots they create and release. We're going to look at several cycling-themed slot games that you can find at a variety of online casinos.
Zwift is opening the roads of Neokyo, the first expansion to Zwift’s latest world, Makuri Islands. Neokyo follows the original May 2021 Yumezi map release and doubles the size of Makuri Islands. Zwifters will be able to ride and run between these two contrasting maps, which will be connected by a road through the rice fields.
American cyclist Lawson Craddock faced contract termination after being pictured on a bike other than his Cannondale trade team machine recently.
Sports betting is thriving. Per a report from Grand View Research, this industry is expanding at an annual rate of 10.1%. Yet, compared to other sports, not a ton of people choose to wager on cycling events. That remains one of the least popular betting options out there.
GCN+ presents biggest ever cyclocross offering, with live, ad-free, and on-demand coverage of every major global CX event in 2021-22
GCN+ announces that it will bring more cyclocross than ever before to racing fans around the globe, with all major CX events of the 2021-22 season available live, ad-free, on-demand and as curated highlights.