What's Cool In Road Cycling

Top Tasmanian Micheal Wilson Gets PEZ’d!

If you are of a certain age you will remember the name Micheal Wilson as one of the successful Australian's in the European professional peloton in the 80's. Ed Hood caught up with Micheal at his Tasmanian vineyard to hear his story.

EUROTRASH News Round Up Thursday!

2 Dec, 2021: Maybe it's snowing, but the wheels keep turning. Doping whistleblowers-TOP STORY. Roglič and Izagirre win, Deceuninck new Alpecin sponsor, prison for Sainz, Premier Tech, Kron, Gogl, Stewart, Buchmann, Pozzovivo and Martinelli. Rider news. Team news. Race news. Plus Pogacar’s manager improves and cross meets snow video.

PEZ Goes to the Movies: Surfing the Line – Inside the World of Hill Climb Racing

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 remains a peculiar holdover from days past: hill climb racing.

New Riders and Bikes For Roxo Racing

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.

Best Trainer Workouts To Build Base Fitness

Toolbox: The combination of accurate power measurement and controlled smart trainers has taken indoor cycling training to new levels. Here we look at specific uses of power, duration, intensity and cadence to build and maintain solid base fitness levels.

EUROTRASH News Round Up Monday!

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.

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 Party Animals'.