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Tour de France 2018: When does the race start, how long is it, what does the full route map look like and what are the latest odds on Chris Froome?

What is this race and why should I care about it?<p>Why, it's only the 105th edition of the Tour de France, one of the three grand tours, the others being the Giro d'Italia and Vuelta a España.<p>For many, the Tour <b>–</b> or <i>la Grande Boucle</i> <b>–</b> is the only bicycle race that matters. Those people, of course, are …

Watch: Comedian’s film about cycling in London is an internet hit

<b>Comedian and singer Jay Foreman turns the attention of his 'Unfinished London' video series to look at why more people don't cycling in Britain's</b> …

Where U.S. fans can watch pro cycling in 2018

American cycling fans can’t just flip on their TVs to watch a race during the summer, unfortunately. However, there are a number of ways they can …

26 of the best cycling books — essential reading for every type of rider

<b>Updated June 20, 2018</b><p>Welcome to the latest edition of road.cc’s buyer's guide to cycling books in which you’ll find everything you need to know to …

The Ultimate Bicycle Repair Survival Guide

Mike Curiak didn’t have a lot of good options. He was deep in Alaska on a solo, self-supported ride in winter on the Iditarod sled-dog race route when his pedal body broke, leaving just a bare spindle. Help of any kind was 150 miles away, postholing through snowbanks.<p>But! Curiak had spare pedals …

7 Great Warm Cycling Gloves for Winter

Gore Universal Lady Thermo Gloves<p>Competitive Cyclist<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>When your hands are cold, you’re cold. Unfortunately it’s really easy for your hands to get cold, especially while riding a bike in 40-degree weather and it starts to rain. Good luck keeping those skinny, …

How to set your saddle height

<b>Struggling with discomfort, knee pain, or just don't feel you're getting the power out? Here's how to adjust your saddle height for perfect …

10 Great Cycling Podcasts

The days are getting chillier, which means it's time to bundle up, or prepare your trainer setup for those especially icy mornings. But there's no reason colder rides or trainer sessions need to be a drag—there are plenty of great cycling podcasts to make the conditions easier to swallow. Here are …

When Big Effort Leads To Small Drives

We've all been there: You're playing with a couple of really big bombers, and you're trying to keep up. After they blow it way by you on a couple of holes, you start swinging harder to pick up extra yards. But the harder you go after it, the shorter your tee shots go. What gives?<p>Average golfers …

Three simple steps to extend the life of your chain - MBR

Clean, check, lubricate<p>Too many riders leave neglect proper bike chain maintenance, which leads to excess wear, increased chain slap and poor …

Biking 101: Bike Fit & Geometry—Part 1

<b>Why Getting the Right Fit can be So Tricky</b><p>Finding a bike that fits you well and is comfortable is, without a doubt, one of the most important aspects …

Geometry

Tacx’s interchangeable accessories should click with all kinds of riders

If you like to ride in muddy conditions, carry spare tubes or tools, haul water bottles, or film your riding exploits Tacx has something for you in …

True tales from the Tour de France gruppetto