What's Cool In Road Cycling

The Peloton Party Animals

The peloton has its characters, but cycling is such a hard sport that having a wild time is not a good idea. On the other hand there are a few riders who have managed to have a good time between racing. Ed Hood has his pick of the 'Peloton…

Star of 2000’s Allan Davis Gets PEZ’d!

Allan Davis has a fine palmarès to his name and rode for some of the biggest teams in the pro peloton from 2001 to 2014. The man from Queensland has just got a new job with Lotto Soudal, so what better time for Ed Hood to catch up for a…

The Impossible Hour and Those Who Failed

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…

World Hour Record Holder Joss Lowden

The men's and women's British Hour Records are held by that super fast couple Dan Bigham and Joss Lowden, but Joss has one over on her partner, she also holds the World Hour Record. Ed Hood managed to have a chat after her record setting…

Dan Bigham Talks Hour Record

The World Hour Record is again making the headlines with Alex Dowsett going for another attempt and talk of Filippo Ganna, setting good times in training. Jos Lowden broke the women's World Hour Record, followed by her partner, Dan Bigham…