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Have Time Trail Helmets Just Gone Too Far?

The Visma | Lease a Bike team riders had a new time trial helmet for Monday's stage 1, race against the clock, in the Italian stage race, the Tirreno-Adriatico. The Aerohead 2.0 made by Giro has a 'futuristic', some might say ugly, design. Maybe it is aerodynamic, but for sure it has caused a lot of comments, not all good.

Gear Break: Vittoria’s New Road Racing Tire, MCipollini 2024 Range, Selle Italia New Novus Boost Evo Giro, Colnago Gioiello Numero 1, Bravur Watches La Corsa Rosa III & Hungry for Batteries Recycling Campaign

Vittoria's new road racing tire, MCipollini presents the 2024 range, Selle Italia presents the new Novus Boost Evo Giro, Colnago Gioiello Numero 1, Bravur Watches: La Corsa Rosa III, Grand Tour chronograph and PeopleForBikes’ new 'Hungry for Batteries' campaign promotes first-of-its-kind electric bicycle battery recycling program.

Africa’s First Grand Tour Stage Winner: Alan van Heerden

If you were 'into' European professional cycle racing in the late 70's and early 80's, then you will remember the name Alan van Heerden. The South African was a pro with the French Peugeot team and won a stage in the 1979 Giro d'Italia. Ed Hood spoke to his widow Wendy about their time in Europe and their return to South Africa.

Italian Star Roberto Visentini – PEZClusive!

Roberto Visentini was a top rider, a classy rider and they say a playboy and he was a hero in Italy with a big palmarès. But many in the English speaking world know him from the Roche Giro of '87. Ed Hood had a long talk to Roberto about his life, on and off the bike and 'that' Giro d'Italia.