Charles S

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Indurain: I Think Maybe It’s Time

With another quintuple winner coming on, cycling needs to get something straight about the last oneHistory is potentially in the offing at the Tour …

Book excerpt: When Lance met LeMond

New book tells the story of the first encounter between Lance Armstrong and Greg LeMond and how it led to acrimony between the two.Read the full …

Italy's Most Beloved Cyclist Rode Hard, Died Young, And Might've Lost His Career To A Rigged Drug Test

It makes sense that Marco Pantani remains Italy’s most beloved cyclist 14 years after his death. Italy is one of cycling’s most vibrant strongholds, …

The Secret Pro: An insider’s view on Chris Froome’s crazy Giro attack

The Giro d’Italia is over, and what a Giro it has been. Plenty of crazy days, steep mountains, and ups and downs for everyone.Before we go on to …

Best Training Intervals For Climbers

<b>Toolbox:</b> If you're preparing for an event with some major climbing this season, or if you simply want to improve your climbing ability in general, …

The golden rules of road racing

<i>Road racing is a tough sport. You don’t just need to be physically strong — you need to understand the dynamics of the peloton, how to ride to your</i> …

Road Cycling

Why You Need to Bike California Highway 1 Right Now

The trail, 3,000 feet above the Pacific Ocean along Coastal Range of Central California, was a four- to six-inch-wide path of loose gravel bordered …

Comment: “A new habit, Zwifting”

<b>He’d used a home trainer for years but the appeal soon faded but Graham Springett is back on the bike in a room. He tells the story of his conversion</b> …

Cycling

Travel: Southern France Stay & Ride

Cycling in France, it's a dream for many and has been a dream come true for our Australian PEZ man in France, Chris Selden who has been living in …

Tour de France Race Trip Reservation

<b>Deposits and Details</b><p>Tour de France<p>A $1,000 per person deposit reserves you one spot on our Tour de France race trips. Once you are notified of the …

Tour de France

The best indoor cycling training apps

Yes, we would all rather ride outside. But when weather, work and the rest of your life rules that out, riding inside can be highly productive. Here …

34 Old-School Fishing Tips for Today’s Anglers

For 35 years, H.G. “Tap” Tapply was a mainstay in the pages of <i>Field & Stream</i>, writing the hugely popular “Tap’s Tips” column. Each month, he served …

Parents, it’s time to get out of the way and let your kids just play

By Merete Kropp<p>When our children were in elementary school, we lived in the heart of a mega-metropolis with little opportunity for outdoor activities and rare glimpses of winter weather. So we took a vacation to the mountains to partake in some of the pleasures of winter.<p>We packed ski suits, hats, …

Parenting

10 Cocktails Every Man Should Know How to Make

From the classics to new twists by renowned mixologists, these libations will kick your weekend off right<p>March 24th is National Cocktail Day, so we've put together a list of cocktails you need to try out. Think cocktails aren't macho? Nothing is more manly than a guy who knows his drinks. These are …

How to Get Your Kids to Love Fly Fishing, part I

My five-year-old loves fly fishing. How do I know? Yesterday, we’re driving in the car and he says, “Dad, I love fly fishing.”<p>So there you go.<p>How did …

Autism treatment gets a boost after team identifies area of brain linked with ASD - IBTimes India

A team of researchers have used MRI scanning technology to locate the area of the brain linked to behavioral patterns in those with ASD<p>A team of …

The Empire Strikes Chords: An Epic Guitar Lesson

Joey Lodes of MaelstroM here. Let's all just agree...<i>The Empire Strikes Back</i> was the best.<p>I know it, you know it, Yoda knows it. It's still the one …

Fatherhood: 100 Ways to Be a Better Father

Fatherhood <b>is a tricky proposition. We all want to be great dads, but chances are, our fathers never sat down with us and taught us how to be a better</b> …

Genuine Beer Can Chicken recipe

Worth the wait: Boy with autism finally gets service dog to help him thrive

As the mother of a child with autism, Shanna Niehaus wants her 5-year-old son, Kai, to not only function with the disorder, but to thrive and live life to the fullest.<p>With the help of a recent addition to the Niehaus family — an autism service dog named Tornado — Niehaus says she now feels …

Pets

I took a $30 test that told me if I had 'superhero' genes — and it was by far the most fun test I've taken

I've done ones that told me where my ancestors came from, ones that tried to advise me how to eat and exercise, and of course, 23andMe's test.<p>But until now, I hadn't come across one that would tell me if I had "superpowers."<p>So, when I heard about Orig3n, a biotech company that offers such a test, I …

Genetics

950th Anniversary of the Battle of Hastings: Pictures

Mental Health, Mountain Biking & Looking After Your Mates

<i>Author: Tom Johnstone (Carbon Monkey)</i><p>At the Singletrack readers awards last week, I got chatting to Mike Hall. We have a shared riding friend and …

Mental Health

A Tour de Force: Behind the numbers of the world's most grueling sports event

Amid horrific crashes and the occasional overzealous fans halting the race, a record 175 of 198 total riders completed the 103rd event yesterday. …

Tour de France 2016 review: How Chris Froome claimed victory

Chris Froome won the 2016 Tour de France.<p>The Team Sky rider beat Romain Bardet into second place by 4min 5sec and Nairo Quintana into third by 4min …

How to Repair Drywall: A Homeowner's Guide

If you own a home, odds are very good that the walls (and ceilings) surrounding you are made of drywall. Also called Sheetrock, plasterboard, or wallboard, drywall was invented in 1916 and quickly caught on, since it was relatively cheap and easy to erect. The downside? Even today, it's pretty …

The hidden dangers of ‘shake it off’ parenting

By Katie Hurley<p>Recently, my son took an unexpected ball to the face during his soccer game. This is frequent in U7 (under 7) soccer, but it hurts just the same. He walked off the field with his head in his hands, fighting back tears that poured from his blue eyes the moment his head found my …

Parenting