Alex Howes elevates his game for dirt doubleheader LeadBoat this weekend

Alex Howes elevates his game for dirt doubleheader LeadBoat this weekend

Two races, two days and two bikes. Former US Pro road race champion Alex Howes (EF Education-Nippo) is doing double-duty with the LeadBoat challenge - the Stages Cycling Leadville Trail 100 MTB on Saturday followed by the 144-mile SBT...
How to Fly With Your Bike: The Ultimate Guide

How To Fly With Your Bike: The Ultimate Guide

Exploring new terrain on your bike is...
Rapha's Custom division has been shut down

Rapha’s Custom division has been shut down

Two years after launching its Custom clothing division, British apparel brand Rapha has quietly shut it down. A short announcement on the Rapha Custom landing page reads simply: “We have now closed Rapha Custom permanently, we would like to...
Bianchi Impulso Pro carbon gravel bike, cross road & off-road

Bianchi Impulso Pro carbon gravel bike, cross road & off-road

Bianchi’s new carbon Impulso Pro gravel bike updates all-road, falling back between road and the recent Arcadex adventure bike, with a promise of speed and versatility for where the pavement ends....
Best Carbon Road Bikes

15 Best Carbon Road Bikes

Being bike enthusiasts, all we want to do is have the strongest and fastest bikes but many of us are not willing to spend loads of cash on a bike. We all want the best, yes, but we also...
Readers' Rigs: Fuso Stainless Steel Custom

Readers’ Rigs: Fuso Stainless Steel Custom

Chris in Pasadena, California has sent us his custom painted stainless steel FUSO, kitted out with Shimano Dura Ace 9000 and some other ‘trick’ bits for our visual enjoyment. A real retro classic. Name: Chris SchneiderLocation: Pasadena, CaliforniaBike:...
Tour de France 2021: stage 13 Recap

Tour de France 2021: stage 13 Recap

This article originally appeared on VeloNews   Mark Cavendish won his 34th career Tour de France stage, tying the record set by Belgian cycling legend Eddy Merckx. Cav won the chaotic downhill sprint to the line, after 219km from Nimes to Carcassonne,...
There's Something About Gravel... - Merlin Cycles Blog

There’s Something About Gravel… – Merlin Cycles Blog

The Do-It-All bike, Swiss-army-bike, The One bike you’ll ever need… you’ve probably heard it all before. However, with the gravel bike trend still thriving – far outliving the initial marketing hype – even the most sceptical bike riders have...

Hastily abandoned low-traffic schemes could cost councils funding | Transport

Councils which rip out cycle lanes or low-traffic neighbourhoods before giving them a chance to work or without evidence they are failing could lose future central government funding, ministers have warned.In a sign of the growing frustration within government...
The Old Switcheroo – Bike Snob NYC

The Old Switcheroo – Bike Snob NYC

If the Zombie Apocalypse were upon us and I had to flee for my life on one bicycle it would be a difficult to choose, though ultimately I’d probably narrow it down to either the Jones LWB: Which can go...
Smith Shift MAG: Cycling Fashion Hits Peak Performance

Smith Shift MAG: Cycling Fashion Hits Peak Performance

Remember the 1980s? I do. They were a time of, well, it’s hard to summarize an entire decade of human existence, but is there a better single object which does so than eyewear? Before the 80s,...
Eenkhoorn wins Heylen Vastgoed Heistse Pijl

Eenkhoorn wins Heylen Vastgoed Heistse Pijl

Pascal Eenkhoorn (Jumbo-Visma) won Heylen Vastgoed Heistse Pijl in a three-man sprint Saturday, narrowly getting the better of Yves Lampaert (Deceuninck-QuickStep) in the finishing sprint, with Jonas Rickaert (Alpecin-Fenix) finishing third. Having placed fifth overall at the recent Tour de...
Muc-Off's new powdered bike wash is plastic-free and BYO-water

Muc-Off’s new powdered bike wash is plastic-free and BYO-water

Spray-on bike wash products have long been popular for sprucing up muddied bikes. British company Muc-Off arguably helped kick off the category by creating a spray-on surfactant wash for the mountain bike world, and since then we’ve seen just...
Standert Triebwerk CR builds beautiful classic steel road bike

Standert Triebwerk CR builds beautiful classic steel road bike

breath of fresh air Standert Triebwerk CR builds a beautiful classic steel road bike https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XlpbVcusJXc Don’t get us wrong, Standert still does disc brake road well, too. Their most recent steel Triebwerk Disc LTD...
Gmc Denali Road Bike Review

GMC Denali Road Bike Review (2021 Updated)

Looking for an amazing entry-level road bike? We have got you covered with the GMC Denali Road bike! It is an entry-level bike that showcases performance in a very clear way, in terms of flexibility, the bike is available...
OLYMPIC Road Race BREAKDOWN: Peak Vintage Carapaz Fashion!

OLYMPIC Road Race BREAKDOWN: Peak Vintage Carapaz Fashion!

Men’s Olympic Breakdown: Spencer Martin has been burning the midnight oil to keep an eye on the men’s Olympic road race on Saturday night/morning. A stunning win by Richard Carapaz, executing a perfect finalé to make Ecuadorian history. Ten...
Tour de France 2021: Stage Fourteen Recap

Tour de France 2021: Stage Fourteen Recap

This article originally appeared on VeloNews   Bauke Mollema (Trek-Segafredo) launched a trademark, long-distance solo move to claim victory on the tough 14th stage of the Tour de France. The Dutchman attacked out of a strong 14-rider breakaway with 42km to go...
Tokyo Olympic Cycling Guide - Merlin Cycles Blog

Tokyo Olympic Cycling Guide – Merlin Cycles Blog

After months of “Will it / Would it / Should it Happen…” It’s finally upon us, the Olympics are kicking off in Japan. Yes, the Covid19 disrupted four year Olympic cycle has finally come around, albeit without spectators. The time...

How to stop your bicycle from being stolen | UK news

If you’ve managed to beat the hordes and snag a new bike amid the increase in demand during the coronavirus pandemic, the challenge now is ensuring it survives the growing bicycle thievery problem.There’s no guarantee that any of the...

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