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Fix It Sticks’ The Blend mixes it up, best of both their multi-tools, plus torque wrenches!

The Fix It Sticks tool catalog is mostly two different approaches – a light pair of sticks with 4 fixed bits, or a modular design with a pair of …

Multi-tools

Olympic Champion Kristina Vogel Paralyzed in Bike Crash

The 27-year-old gold medalist and world sprint cycling champion was left a paraplegic after a serious collision in June.<p>A serious bike crash in June has left Kristina Vogel, Germany’s Olympic and world sprint cycling champion, paralyzed from the waist down, the 27-year-old revealed on Friday.<p>“It's …

Cycling

Push Print: Gestalten's Velo City 4th Gear

The culture of cycling shows no signs of slowing down, which is ironic — considering society’s increasingly fervent fascination with a slower pace of life. Gestalten’s new VELO City provides an essential snapshot of our culture as it currently stands.<p>This is the fourth book on bicycle culture that …

Santa Cruz

First Cyclist Everests Mount Everest -Riding a Bike Up Mt Everest

A few ticks before midnight on August 8, Zhuangchen “JJ” Zhou, a Hong Kong-based cyclist and photographer, sprinted for the most magnificent finish line of his life. It marked the completion of 29,029 feet of climbing—equivalent to the height of Mount Everest—over 177 laps of the 1K, 5-percent …

Mountaineering

The Frame Builder Is Art: Dario Pegoretti 1956-2018

Sobriety be damned. Tonight, I am drinking a bottle of <i>Sangiovese</i> to one of the reasons Cycle EXIF exists: the memory of Dario Pegoretti, a man who brought together Art and the craft of the custom framebuilder.<p>Last Thursday night, Dario passed from the physical world unto the next as a result of …

Robin Williams

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A collection of Bicycle + Art prints and T-shirts driven by the passion for cycling. So each piece of work is limited to 100 copies only.

Measure Watts on that Campagnolo bike w/ Watteam’s Powerbeat G3 power meter

If you are riding a road bike with a Campagnolo drivetrain, there aren’t a lot of powermeter options out there for you, fewer still if you are …

Kupper Mounts are the latest vacuum sealed bike rack to stick to your roof

When we think vacuum sealed bike racks, our thoughts immediately go to SeaSucker. That’s because the brand has been doing the suction cup thing for …

The Scientific Reason Pelotons Go So Freakin’ Fast

Researchers crunched the numbers, and the energy savings of a group ride are staggering<p>Everyone knows drafting saves energy. That’s why cyclists ride in pacelines, so everyone can go faster while doing less total work.<p>Now, researchers have discovered that the benefits of pack riding may be even …

Ride through Austria w/ Zwift Innsbruck-Tirol UCI World Championships course

With the Tour done and dusted, it’s time to start looking forward to other racing – like the UCI World Championships. While the actual event will be …

Hunt Hill Climb SL road bike wheels descend to just 991g for the pair

Built to help reigning UK Hill Climb Champion Dan Evans take more KOMs, the new Hunt Hill Climb SL carbon tubulars weigh a scant 991g. What makes …

sailo`s tour de force de oberpfalz super super large 2018

6.58 uhr. 12 grad. i`m on my way. einmal jährlich begebe ich mich traditionsgemäß auf meine „grande boucle“:einige unliebsame gedanken begleiten …

Tausend Kilometer Regen – mein dreizehntes Brevet

Juli 2015 – ich fahre im Team Carbonara beim 24h-Rennen in Kelheim acht Runden. So circa 150 Kilometer auf 24 Stunden verteilt. Eine neue …

habe die ehre – der freyunger dreiländer-radmarathon 2018

4 uhr früh. raus aus den federn. das frühstück – im wahrsten sinne des wortes – bringe ich schnell hinter mich und starte los zu michi. hier schnell …

olivier haralambons „der radrennfahrer und sein schatten“

einiges hatte ich mir von olivier haralambons buch versprochen, dessen titel „der radrennfahrer und sein schatten – eine kleine philosophie des …

Radsport

Stage 4: Der Hai von Selva

Relive ‚Vallter2000‘ Letzte Runde in Catalonien für dieses Frühjahr. Nachdem wir durch den zweiten Ruhetag das Sammeln kostbarer Höhenmeter …

irgendwas ist immer – der spreewaldmarathon 2018

leicht verkatert steige ich aufs rad, um mich mit michi in lappersdorf zu treffen. die letzten tage hier waren voller rock and roll. nun also wende …

lidewey van noord & robert jan van noort: „pellegrina“

lidewey van noords & robert jan van noorts buch „pellegrina“ (erschienen im april 2017 als deutschsprachige ausgabe) ist wohl dasjenige, das bei mir …

Training Center: The new science of climbing

Want to learn how to climb like WorldTour pro Sepp Kuss? VeloNews goes inside the new science of climbing.Read the full article at Training Center: …

Climbing

15 of the best best bike bags and boxes

How to find the right bag or box for transporting your bike safely, plus a selection of the best

British Airways

Cycling Still Has a Painkiller Problem

Tramadol use among bike racers is down slightly, but still prevalent and higher than in other endurance sports<p>Bike racing hurts, and many athletes in cycling (and endurance sports at large) use painkillers to take the edge off. The synthetic opioid Tramadol, for instance, is currently allowed at …

Pain

The Build Cycle Podcast #047 – World Bicycle Relief co-founder FK Day

Ever wonder how SRAM co-founder FK Day went from making high end bicycle components to running the world’s largest bicycle donation charity? It’s all …

CLIF Bar gets Sweet & Salty with three new flavors

Looking for something more balanced on the palate than the typical fruit and chocolate flavored energy bars? CLIF Bar just added three new Sweet & …

Flavors

IQ² power meter promises affordable, universal single or dual sided use

Even with all the options out there for power meters, there’s still room for improvement. For upstart iQ², that means an opening for them to launch …

Coffee Fights Disease and Extends Your Life, Especially if You Drink It This Way

Coffee is the ultimate superfood, especially if you know the right way to drink it.<p>As I explained last month, a meta-analysis of 127 studies revealed that drinking two to four 8-ounce cups of coffee each day results in enormous health benefits. The consensus of these studies is that coffee:<p>Reduces …

Fitter, faster and clad in lycra: the middle-aged men racing against stereotypes

MAMIL, a documentary exploring the lives and motivations of men who cycle, is surprisingly emotional<p>You see them everywhere. Kitted out in form-hugging Lycra, cycling in groups down leafy lanes, racing past buses on crowded roads, chatting on corners. Now they’re on cinema screens, too. A …

Middle Age

Gear Roundup: New wheel size standards, carbon components & organic bike locks (April Fools!)

It’s that time of year again when rainy days give life to new plants and brands bring life to new products. As competition becomes tighter in the …

Eine (gnip)oD-e an den Sport

Die Welt des Radsports gerät (mal wieder) aus den Fugen. Mit den erst kürzlich öffentlich bekannt gewordenen Dopingvorwürfen gegen den viermaligen …

thomas dekker mit thijs zonneveld: „unter profis“

nach tim krabbés „die vierzehnte etappe“ schweift der blick noch einmal in die niederlande. im juni 2017 warf der ehemalige rennradprofi thomas …

Sport

Six ways to improve your sustainable aerobic power

These guidelines will help you improve your body's ability to clear lactate and sustainable aerobic power.Read the full article at Six ways to …