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Trail Tech: Forks need 'climb switches' not lockouts

Most Trail Tech columns dish out practical advice that will hopefully improve your next mountain bike ride. We’re going to veer off the course this …

White Industries Issues 20th Anniversary Polished Speed Racer Hubs, Plus New Centerlock Disc Hubs

White Industries is celebrating their long run as a lustworthy component brand with these new 20th Anniversary Limited Edition Speed Racer …

Should we be mindful of mindfulness?

It has been prescribed by the NHS for depression since 2004 but recently mindfulness has spawned a whole industry of evening classes and smartphone apps. What is the evidence that the practice – part meditation, part CBT – works?<p>At just after 6.15pm in a brightly lit conference room in Oxford, 22 …

Milestone: Koppenbergcross is the First European Cyclocross to Give Equal Prize Money

The days are getting longer, say cheerful dickheads

<b>PEOPLE who insist the days are getting longer are leaving a trail of psychological destruction across Britain.</b><p>As the country lurches wounded through …

British Humour


Railway staff catch thieves stealing bike - and let them get on with it

Men challenged as they prepared to cut lock with bolt cutters - explanation that they'd lost key was accepted...

Identity Theft

RT @Macewens: Bike day yesterday was a stunning day @Cairngorms @Lairg ghru @TGOMagazine @CairngormMtn

Bike Hugger

If a Fat Bike were a cat

What if classic novels were titled to optimize our search engines rather than our imaginations? (Jane Eyre is a personal favorite: “This Guy Didn’t Tell His Governess About His Secret Ex-Wife in the Attic. What Happened Next Really Burned Him Up.”) For more of this morning’s roundup, click here:

Quick update!

Scott left for California last Friday so it's just been me, myself and the dogs at the house. He went out for work but left a few days early...

Captain Scott's Secret

On February 11th, 1913 England woke to the <i>Daily Mail</i> headline ‘Death of Captain Scott. Lost with four comrades. The Pole reached. Disaster on the …

How to Avoid 8 Common Road Biking Hazards

Former Olympian and current USA Cycling coach David Brinton rides bikes for a living—and as a professional stuntman, he used to get paid to crash them, too. Brinton shares some advice on how he handles his bike in eight common road hazards. (For more skill-building and learning how to commute by …


Do I need a women's bike?

One of the questions <i>BikeRadar</i> is often asked by women getting into cycling, is whether they need a women-specific bike. Well, the definitive answer …

Pro bike: Jens Voigt’s Trek Madone 7 Team Issue

Jens Voigt, the eternal crowd favourite has once again returned to Australia for the 2014 Tour Down Under, in support of Frank Schleck’s return to …

Lapierre Aircode aero bike unveiled

Lapierre, bike sponsor to the Française des Jeux pro squad, released details of a new aero frameset the team will be using in 2014: the …

Cyclist Captures New York Through the Eyes of a Bicycle

<i>New York Through the Eyes of a Road Bicycle</i> is a photo project by designer and photography enthusiast Tim Sklyarov that explores the city that never sleeps from the point of view of an urban cyclist. Everything from the iconic flashing lights of Times Square and bustling streets of the city to the …


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Cycling Tips: Ride Efficiently

Get more out of your engine by learning to ride efficiently.<p>As cyclists, we can generate only about one-half horsepower, so it helps to maximize our efficiency. Winter can be a great time to focus on refining cycling technique, especially if you're riding indoors. Here are two drills that will help …

Tour de France

Happy Feet!

All last winter I raced and trained in my summer cycling shoes (which incidentally have a lot of mesh) and it was not pleasant. Actually say...

RT @sportivephoto: From @PhilOCPhotos archive: Laurent Jalabert, Dauphine Libere time trial, 1996

Books as Victims of Erosion: Nature Artistically Carved into Encyclopedia Britannica

Inspired by his travels to Ecuador, Peru and Brazil, artist <b>Guy Laramé</b>e sculpted a mountain landscape on 24 printed volumes of the Encyclopedia …

RT @sportivephoto: From @PhilOCPhotos cycling archive: Sean Kelly, Three Days of De Panne, 1986

2013 Holiday Gift Guide for Cyclists

Staff picks for gifts for every cyclist in your life<p>For Every Cyclist<p>For the Triathlete<p>Stocking Stuffers<p>Splurge Gifts<p>Gifts for Him<p>Gifts for Her<p>Kids Gifts

Stocking Stuffers

Rocacorba Daily

2015 Tour de France to start with Utrecht ITT<p>Tour de France organisers Amaury Sports Organisation (ASO) revealed Thursday that the opening stage of …

Kabush and Pendrel Take Top Spots at 2013 Canadian Cyclocross Nationals - Cyclocross Magazine - Cyclocross News, Races, Bikes, Photos, Videos

Here, Pendrel and teammate Nash work together on Day 2 of Jingle Cross Rock. © Michael McColgan<p>While the US won’t see Nationals for another month and …


10 Ingenious Bike Hacks

Upgrade your cycle with some of our favorite add-onssome silly, and some essential.

American Cities

Martin Cox on Twitter: "Here's a cheery thought for a saturday! Happy riding!"

New conversation<p>End of conversation<p>New conversation<p>End of conversation<p>Replying to @<b>themartincox</b><p>“@<b>themartincox</b>: Here's a cheery thought for a …

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