Jesper Skov Jensen

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Three Stretches for Cyclists with Tight Hips

Cycling and tight hips go together like Starbucks and espresso—one typically generates the other. That’s because when you’re tucked forward and hammering down the road, your hips never actually go into full extension. Over time, those overworked hip flexors start to tighten and shorten (all the …

Yoga for Cyclists

Years of cycling had taken its toll on my flexibility, posture, core stability, and riding position. In the past, friends and colleagues had suggested yoga, but I resisted. Training to me was always about hard work and suffering, whether I was on a bike, in a pool, or lifting weights in a gym. But …

Learn Easy Bike Maintenance from a Pro

Bicycling’s new online course teaches you how to keep your bike running smoothly and safely—and you can do it all from home<p>Most of us would rather ride our bikes than work on them. But the alternative—heading to the shop every time we have flat tire or a skipping chain—is even less appealing. Plus, …

Save Five Minutes With New Specialized Evade Helmet, Skinsuit, S-Works Shoes (And Venge ViAS)

In addition to the all new Venge ViAS, Specialized has launched several new products that they claim will help even ordinary riders save five minutes …

Garmin gets tiny with new Edge 20 / 25 GPS cycling computers – updated

While the idea of losing your GPS cycling computer might seem ironic, the new Garmin Edge 20 and Edge 25 units are small enough to get lost despite …

Batteries

PC15: Fabric’s Water Bottle Goes Cage Free, Plus New Air Cushioned Cell Saddle, Ratcheting Multi Tool

Since their recent debut, UK brand Fabric continues to demonstrate its dedication to challenging the industry established design norms. Offering a …

Bell to Reveal Their First Road Helmet with MIPS Technology at the Tour De France

Since their inception in a Southern California speed shop in 1954, Bell Helmets has grown into a major player in the protective gear industry, and …

Tour de France

New Garmin Edge 520 In Living Color and Live Strava Segments, Expanded Smart Capabilities

Debuting this Tour de France is the new Garmin Edge 520, the world’s first GPS cycling computer featuring live Strava segments. The 520 features a …

Shoe Surge Pt. 2: Shimano Offers new Range of Road Shoes, Women’s Road and Mountain, Plus New TR9 Tri Shoe

If the shoe fits, wear it. Now that will be a lot easier to accomplish if you happen to be looking at Shimano shoes for road, Tri, mountain, and just …

How to Clean Your Cycling Water Bottles

Sticky sweet sports drinks and hydration tablets can turn your cycling bottles into incubators for bacteria and mold. Check out our expert tips below to keep your bottles fresh and clean and in good shape for years of use.<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p><b>Wash By Hand</b><br>Rinsing bottles by hand …

Tested: Topeak RideCase

I never wanted a Garmin until I moved to Pennsylvania, a state filled with grid-averse roads that look like they were planned out via elaborate doodling process. To head out on even a quick solo loop required more double-checking my phone for directions than actual riding—and my carefully …

How to Fuel Up While Riding

Hungry? Don't wait until you can pull off to the side of the road. These six tips from USA Cycling elite-level coach, Jill Gass, will help you eat and drink on the go.<p><b>Do your prep.</b><br>Before you leave home, open the packaging on your bars, but leave the gels intact. Place snacks in the pocket closest …

Bosch’s Improved eBike Performance Line System, Opinion on eBike Technology

Bosch, after only beginning its eBike technological journey in 2009, has released a refined and improved electric system in their eBike Performance …

Carbon Fiber

SOC15: Scott Addict CX unveiled as lightest disc brake cyclocross frameset, alloy models coming, too

Scott set about the Addict CX bike’s resurrection with three main goals: Make it lighter, more comfortable and boost stiffness in the bottom bracket …

Training Motivation

A funny thing happened Saturday morning as I stood on the line under heavy leaden-gray skies with nearly 500 other shivering racers awaiting the start of the much anticipated Rasputitsa Spring Classic in East Burke, Vermont. I felt happy.<p>True story. Though I had the usual kaleidoscope of …

101 Cycling Tips to Completely Transform Your Bike Life

Want to be a better cyclist? Here is a generous helping of wisdom<p>Want to be a better cyclist? Just ride. Every time you turn the pedals, you naturally improve a little. Of course, one well-placed tip, trick, or nugget of wisdom can help you achieve something you might otherwise not learn for years. …

SOC15: Oakley looking up with new Radar EV cycling sunglasses

Following the oversized debut of the (debut of the oversized?) Jawbreaker sunglasses designed with Mark Cavendish, the new Oakley Radar EV take the …

Polar’s V650 GPS Cycling Computer Finds Its Way to the Marketplace

Cycling computers have come a long way since the rudimentary devices that just measured speed, distance and calculated a few averages for you. Now, …

ENVE Twin Bolt Seatpost Gets Official Along with New Bottle Cage and Computer Mount

First spotted on a few bikes scattered throughout NAHBS 2015, ENVE is updating their seatpost with an all new clamp. Not just any clamp though, as …

Vittoria Offers their Classics Pavé CG tire in All Black

<i>photos courtesy of our friends at Bicycle Cafe in Prague</i><p>As we watched Strade Bianche a couple of weeks back, it was pretty easy to spot all the …

TPE15: Prologo Adds Team Replica Saddles, New TGale TT/Triathlon Saddle

For the true fanboys and fangirls, Prologo has added team livery to their saddles for several of their sponsored Pro Tour teams. Options include IAM …