What's Cool In Road Cycling

Spring Break? Think Classics.

If you’ve ridden in Europe, you’ll know that nothing here compares, and like you’re already planning your next two weeks of pedaling freedom to see great racing, ride the routes, and do it in the style you deserve. Velo Classic Tours combines great riding, luxurious accommodations, and the local culture, at some of the greatest races, starting with their Spring Classics trip in April…

Travel: See Le Tour With Phinney & Stieda

I know I’m preaching to the converted, but if you take one vacation this year, go see Lance in France. And why not do it with a former TDF stage winner Davis Phinney, and former yellow jersey Alex Stieda? Both have led cycling tours for the past 10 years, and know how to really see “le Grande Boucle”.

Travel: Ride Europe With Marty Jemison

There are a lot of good tour companies offering a bunch of ways to enjoy riding around Europe and following your favorite race. They’re all a little different, and in Marty Jemison’s case, the former US Postal pro leads guests to some of his favorite places, discovered during his racing years in the European peloton.

Tour De Georgia: See It – Ride It

Lance Armstrong recently announced he’s added the Tour de Georgia as part of his race line-up for 2004, making this the biggest race in America. Discover Adventure Tours is offering the best way to see the race, ride the routes, and forget about customs inspectors…

Bellissime Vacanze: Cycling In Italy

I’ve long been a fan of the cycling vacation. There are more options than ever to see your favorite race, ride amazing roads, just you and your bike. By letting a tour company take care of the details, all you do is ride, eat, drink, ride some more. Nonstop Ciclismo specializes in cycling vacations – Italian style…

How To See The Classics: The Right Way

Watch out Belgium – the PEZ-Crew will be live and in color at the Tour of Flanders, Ghent-Wevelgem, and the Queen: Paris-Roubaix. We’ll be riding the routes, covering the Classics (and a few Belgian pubs), and traveling with Velo Classic Tours, who know a few things about how to see a Classic in style…

See The SPRING CLASSICS: Serious Cycling & A Lot More

Riding the fabled roads of cycling's great battles is a rare occurance for most of us, but one that has serious impact on our minds, souls and hearts. The pilgrimage to TDF has become the cycling trip of choice, but who hasn't dreamed of bashing over the cobbles of the Spring Classics? Velo Classics Tours is one tour company that does it right...

Travel: France From Inside Tours’ Conquer The Pyrenees Trip

France From Inside Tours specializes in cycling holidays in southern France, and one of their most popular trips is the epic Conquer the Pyrenees: 12 days riding 1000 miles from the Atlantic to the Mediterranean and back, climbing over 100,000 feet. The company owner and lead guide, Allan Reeves, explains why this trip is so popular, it's back for the 9th year.