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BOTW – Stock bikes done our way – Two one of a kind Dogma F8s

This edition of Bike of The Week is a double feature on two project bikes we’ve recently built up.When you think about stock bikes, what usually …

Selling

No Gifts: Justifying the SRM PC8

As the saying goes, there are no gifts in cycling. It’s a sport that demands your full attention and commitment to be even marginally good at. Aside …

Garmin

Stress Test: Campagnolo Record mechanical group

Campagnolo's lever shape is distinctive and striking. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.comOf all the bicycle brands, Campagnolo has arguably the most …

Cycling

Argonaut Cycles Black Road

In many ways, we’re still learning about the possibilities carbon fibre offers the cycling world. Kestrel astounded us in 1987 with its 4000 model road bike — the first to be made completely from the material — and today Ben Farver of Argonaut Cycles is as much of a pioneer, exploring custom layups …

Bicycles

The Belgian Waffle Ride

Masochist (n) [mas-uh-kist]: a person who is gratified by pain, degradation, etc., that is self-imposed or imposed by others.I feel like that word …

Cycling

BOTW: From The Ground Up

One of the most enjoyable things we get to do here is designing a bike from the ground up. Taking the critical information from the customer like …

Bicycles

Speedplay Zero Pavé: Not Just for Pros Anymore

Oh, snap! This foul-weather pedal now can be yours.<p>I like Speedplay Zero pedals—the nearly frictionless float, the low stack, and dual-sided entry. But I live in the mountains, and for several months out of the year, I encounter ice and mud on the roads. One day, while out riding after a storm, I …

Olympic cycling legend Sir Chris Hoy wins Silverstone ELMS LMP3

Olympic cycling legend Chris Hoy believes LMP3 is the ideal stepping stone towards the Le Mans 24 Hours after taking his first motorsport race win in …

Review: Q36.5 Cycling Socks

Socks are one of those pieces of cycling kit that normally don’t warrant a lot of thought for most of us, especially when compared to their flashier …

Backpacking

Quick test report, Shimano C24 tubular wheels

If you’ve been following us for a while you will know that we ride a lot of different bikes. Even more than that we ride a lot more wheels and other …

Mountain Biking

Clean Eating for Cyclists

Eating to ride shouldn't be complicated. Here's the lowdown on the latest nutrition trends—and how they can help you fuel up and feel good on the bike.<p>If you've been kicking around the idea of radically changing the way you eat but are wondering how it will affect your energy when you ride, here's …

Could this bike from Pinarello and Jaguar help Bradley Wiggins win Paris-Roubaix?

Soft tail Pinarello Dogma K8-S to debut at Tour of Flanders this weekend - it's a "game changer" says Sir Bradley

Rouge Roubaix

105 miles, rowdy gravel sections, two cramp inducing climbs maxing out at over 15%, and the famed southern humidity. That’s what I had to look …

Cycling

NAHBS 2015: CeramicSpeed Prints Out Durability with New Hollow Titanium Pulley Wheels

To be honest, derailleur pulleys probably won’t be the first place you turn to remove some weight from your bike. In the case of Ceramicspeed, their …

3D Printing

Q36.5 Salopette L1 Essential Bib Shorts

Incredible comfort from the first moment on<p>If you’ve ridden long enough, you know that one of the unspoken rules of our sport is that you don’t try out new stuff on a big ride without testing it a bit first. If you’ve ridden long enough, you also know that you’ve violated that rule enough times to …

Baum Turanti

It was only yesterday that I was reminiscing about hearing Darren Baum speak at the first Australian Custom Bicycle Show and being so inspired about the state of the Aussie custom scene.<p>Then today I came across the titanium Turanti cyclocross bike by Victoria’s Baum Cycles, now proudly represented …

Cyclo-cross

Where are they now: Eight Months on a Mosaic RT-1

This week we’re introducing a new feature: ‘Bike of the Week (BOTW): Where are they now?’ In this series, we’ll take you beyond the (previously …

Cycling

BOTW: Mosaic RT-1

We’ve shown other Mosaic RT-1 builds before, but if you are new to our site this is the Boulder, CO companies top of the range road frame. The RT-1 …

Setup

CeramicSpeed ceramic hybrid bearings

16.01.15 16:55 7.691<b>Text:</b> NoPain<b>Photos:</b> NoSane, Mani Wollner (1), Dominik Kiss (2), Tinkoff Saxo (3)Every watt counts: are ceramic bearings a …

Engineering

BOTW: Baum Turanti

The Baum Turanti is the titanium cycle cross frame from the Australian company. But for most people it will be much more than, or even anything but, …

Road Bikes

Cycling devotees embrace $450 pump

Josh Poertner, a Zipp Speed Weaponry engineer who helped prove bicycle fanatics would pay $3,000 for a pair of aerodynamic wheels, has turned his …

BOTW: Baum Corretto

Our first bike of the week for 2015 is this very blue Baum Corretto that is now being ridden on the bay areas roads. Featuring the new Campagnolo …

Roads

Rouge Roubaix Builder Challenge

Argonaut Cycles, Mosaic Bespoke Bicycles and Breadwinner Cycles are proud to announce the 2015 Rouge Roubaix Builder Challenge. Each builder will …

You Are Frame Builder Dario Pegoretti

It's easy to understand the world's most confounding, experienced, and—many say—skilled frame builder. All you have to do is be him.<p>You have put a torch to more than 10,000 bicycles.<br>You smoke cigarettes.<br>Your standards are uncompromising.<br>You are not against innovation.<br>You suspect your father was …

Aaron’s Mosaic XSS-1 Singlespeed Cross

Aaron’s Mosaic XSS-1 Singlespeed Cross<p>As you can imagine, the 2015 Cyclocross Nationals brought all kinds of custom frame eye candy to town. Hidden …

Cyclo-cross

Silca SuperPista: the last pump you will ever need

One of the most talked about and ogled over bike products to come out this year is -wait for it- a pump! That’s correct and after our first couple …

Stainless Steel

A Little More On The Love #3

We gave you the broad brushstrokes on why we love Dario Pegoretti’s handiwork a few days ago. Today we want to give a little more information on one …

Rare Earth