We can't all emulate Fabian 'Spartacus' Cancellara, but we can dream and feel and look as stylish as the big Classic and time trial winner in the new C5 collection by GORE. Our PEZman in DC, Chuck Peña, managed to get some good rides in to check the Spartacus range.
Tech N Spec
Yet more exciting kit to keep you keen during these hours of 'lock down'. GORE are looking forward to summer with the mesh C7 jersey. Elite's JET water bottle for inside or out. INSCYD's power-performance decoder. Slime has an all-in-one tube repair kit. Train with Bardiani, powered by Selfloops and the new Mountains: Epic Cycling Climbs book.
We have quite a selection to get you through your lockdown situations. Passoni bike for charity, Zwift with Movistar, three months free training from VeloPro, new gravel bike by ROSE, Hunt Wheels US website and in-country team and Detroit Bikes Factory Sale.
This week we have new wheels from Corima and the Zipp Vuka Shift AXS 90 aero extensions with brains, plus the redesigned Waheela C gravel bike from Otso. Looking forward to summer the Gore C3 jersey and bib shorts. For in-doors; the Robert Axle Project home trainer thru axle and free at-home workouts from Fit Radio.
In these dark times we need something to look forward to. A warm summer and some great rides wearing new kit will be a dream come true. Chuck Peña previews summer and new top kit from Alé Bikewear - the PR-S Bullet jersey and R-EV1 Agonista Plus bib shorts.
Another rich and varied 'Gear Break' for this week: The Cell Collection from La Passione, win an Scicon bike bag, workout with Gilbert and Van der Breggen on Zwift, Condor T-shirt, ROAD iD: bacon and toilet paper and indoor training with G4.
RGT Cycling Review: RGT Cycling, the new virtual cycling platform, has announced that it is making all of its Premium features available for free to all indoor cyclists, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. So we had to put Chuck Peña back on his Xpedo home trainer to find out more.