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PEZ Gets High: Altipower Personal Hypoxicator

Altitude training is no longer just another a vertically induced hallucination, thanks to the guys at AltiPower. Their portable breathing device simulates high altitude oxygen levels, so you can condition your body to better process oxygen - without even getting off your couch.

Winter Warm-Up II: Qoleum Rubs The Right Way

Tell me who knows more about miserable, cold weather, cobbled-crap road, big-mile bicycling than Belgians and I’ll tell you where the next Eddy Merckx will be from… So who better to come up with a few things that help you prep for, ride and recover from the crap you’ll go through this winter as you grind through the cold miles? Qoleum sent us the goop so we give you the scoop…

TruTrainer: Really Rare Resistance Rollers

It's pouring rain and around 7C degrees at PEZ HQ today - not exactly ideal conditions for a 3 hour Sunday session. With many of us facing bleak fall & winter days ahead, it's time to choose the right indoor trainer, and if you haven't thought of rollers - maybe you should. PEZ test the cream of the crop, and nothing is smoother than cream…

PEZ Mini-Tech: Reports From The Road

With the days cooling off and sunlight fading, my reduced ride time leaves a bit more for writing. And after some long summer miles on a variety of gear, here’s the long run news on DMT Kyoma shoes, Modolo Curvissima KX carbon bars, and Selle SMP’s Strike saddle.

Interbike 06: Heaps of Happiness From Hangover Heaven

Vegas this year was not piled full of genuine innovation (but there is some). What it did bring us was some new Next Gen gear from a few of the top dogs, as well as a couple of new things from new guys… It’ll take us a few articles so the pictures don’t run on, but we’ll give you a good sized batch rather than spread it too thin…