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PEZ Presents: The 1952 Giro Di Lombardia

Lombardia Preview: Utter confusion was the look on my face when Alessandro handed me the old newspaper and said it was a gift. Upon closer inspection, I realized I was holding the official program of the 1952 Giro di Lombardia – in mint condition! Once I got over the shock that such a treasure still existed – I couldn’t wait to share it with PEZ-Fans…

Paris-Tours Up Close: Big Bert Roesems!

Philippe Gilbert (F des J) finally made the transition from the "very good" to "best" folder in winning Sunday's Paris-Tours. PEZ talked with two riders who represent opposite ends of another scale; Bert Roesems (Silence-Lotto) - the archetypal Flemish hard man and Steve Cozza (Garmin) - all the way from San Francisco, man. On the basis of "age before beauty," we spoke to Big Bert first.

Comment: Doping Celebrities Caught!

It seems that over the past few years the biggest stars in Cycling have come under scrutiny for doping… While that's certainly proving itself out, the larger problem for the sport may just be that doping is now the celebrity.

PEZ Goes Cross: Grab Your Shield And Sword!

...It's time for the Cross Crusade! As the road season becomes a distant speck in the rearview mirror, and old man winter gets ready for his big show, autumn is a time for road cycling’s hyperactive step kid: Cyclocross. Come with as PEZ takes us inside Portland’s Cross Crusade, the biggest, muddiest race series in the U.S. Read on!

Mondo PEZ: The Big Day!

PEZ's own Alessandro Federico was our man on the streets of Varese for Sunday's incredible World Championships Road Race. There was a race to report on, but Ale had gobs of time to take in every bit of what Varese had to offer on a very special Sunday in September for the home team.

Mondo PEZ: PEZ Hits The Streets Of Varese!

PEZ-Man Alessandro Federico made it to Varese today and set about taking in the sights in preparation for the big day tomorrow. After scouring the ladies start area, he got to walking and absorbing the special vibe that Varese has on offer this fine week. Read on!

Mondo PEZ: The Tenderness And The Strength

They remain always women, fantastic women. Varese, north Italy: the sky is covered by clouds, but it shouldn’t rain. It’s Saturday and this city is waiting for the great event tomorrow, but today the best women in the world will take to Varese's streets...

Eat To Compete: Nectarine Roasted-Pepper Chicken

Fall is here, and for many of us the racing season is no longer. Depending on where you live, September often means nice weather for spending time outside, and why for many epicureans it also means back yard BBQ time. Cooking with fire is every man’s privilege, so fire up those coals and let’s get grillin’…