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Zipp 454 NSW Carbon Clincher Disc-brake review

Zipp’s 454 NSW wheelset’s unique profile looks extraordinary and isn’t cheap. The Centrelock disc brake 454 NSWs have widths of 17mm internally, and …

Trek adds Domane Women’s line, bikes get WSD touchpoints but standard geometry

Since the late 90’s, Trek has been a proponent of women’s specific designs with purpose built bicycles. Trek WSD as they were called would typically …

Cycling

2018 Trek Remedy 9.8 27.5

Trek Session 9.9 Kenneth<p>3<br>• 626<br>• 0<p>Trek Superfly 100 Carbon drizzoh<p>0<br>• 327<br>• 0<p>Trek Remedy 9.8 Antti Varjoranta<p>0<br>• 138<br>• 0<p>Trek Remedy 7 29er! teethandnails<p>4<br>• 2,424<br>• 0<p>TREK …

Lapierre Aircode SL 900 Ultimate

Doesn't feel the fastest aero bike out there but the clock doesn't lie; an easy-to-live-with all-rounder 8/10

Hung Up

11 of the best cycling car racks

<i>[This article was last updated March 7, 2018]</i><p>Need to transport a bike by car? Unless you have a big estate or a van, you're going to need a some sort …

The 10 best cycling innovations of 2017

A hub that puts on the pressure<p>Any mountain biker will tell you that softer tires offer more traction, while harder tires go faster over smooth …

Rapha + Canyon invite-only RCC limited edition Ultimate CF SLX road bike

Rapha’s kit has always attempted to represent a nexus of form + function. The same can probably be said of Canyon bikes, although maybe at more of a …

Review: Giant NeosTrack

Giant bicycles recently revealed the NeosTrack, the company's debut GPS cycling computer. Packed with a full host of features and with a pleasantly …

Review: Ellsworth Evolution Convert

With the Evolution, Ellsworth continues to offer its unique image<p>Remember that scene in Pulp Fiction when Bruce Willis's girlfriend says she wishes …

HideMyBell Mini out-front mount fits smaller GPS cycling computers

With the introduction of the Wahoo Bolt joining smaller GPS cycling computers like the Garmin Edge 820 and Polar M460, the one-size-fits-all …

Fine Tune your rear derailleur with new Linientreu precision laser tool

Everything’s better with lasers, right? From the company that brought you the laser stem alignment tool, we present – the Linientreu laser derailleur …

Printing

AASQ #14: How far away from the cassette should I set my derailleur pulley?

We know, there’s no such thing as a stupid question. But there are definitely some questions too embarrassing to ask your local shop or riding …

Handlebar Tape Installation (Drop Bars)

2<p>Wrapping Procedure<p>During stressful riding, the rider’s hands tend to apply a torque to the bars. Matching the direction of wrap helps minimize …

These 11 New Products Are the Future of Cycling Gear

Interbike, the annual stateside gathering for the cycling industry, took place last week in Las Vegas, Nevada. Even amid all the talk that the event is dying, hundreds of manufacturers showed up this year. I had lots of interesting and productive discussions about trends in the cycling world, and …

Tour de France

Smith Attack Max sunglasses

I’ve sung the praise of the Smith Attack and Attack Max glasses before, and while reviewing the newest iteration, my praise remains the same: The …

Shimano Ultegra R8000 vs Dura-Ace 9100: What are the main differences?

<b>The new Shimano Ultegra groupsets look almost identical to Shimano Dura-Ace, but there are some subtle differences – here's what you need to know</b><p>It …

Something for the weekend: Specialized Torch 3.0 road shoes

These Torch shoes sit at a more realistic level for most riders, however, and combine a carbon fibre sole with two Boa dials (and a velcro strap). As …

Park Tool finally made a JIS screwdriver, plus more Eurobike tool highlights

Here at BikeRadar we love tools, and Eurobike is a prime opportunity to fondle the latest gizmos and doodads for fixing your bike.<p>Read more Eurobike …

Cipollini RB1K The One first ride review

Cipollini has officially launched its latest frameset, the RB1K The One, with the flair you would expect from the former world champion.<p>For example, …

Found: Rinsten Spring, to soften bumps in the road before they get to the saddle

So here is a curious one to pop up on Kickstarter. How to lessen road vibrations before they impact the rider in as few parts as possible. Those of …

Cycling

Garmin Edge Explore 820 review

The Garmin Edge Explore 820 sits alongside its sibling the Edge 820, which we scored a favourable 4 out of 5 in an earlier review. Aimed more towards …

Giant's new NeosTrack computer

At the 2017 Tour Down Under we spotted Team Sunweb riding with computers that appeared to be the Bryton Rider 530, but were labelled as a Giant unit. …

Rex Race Day Spray bottles DIY chain optimization

With expensive options like CeramicSpeed’s UFO chain and Muc-Off’s Nanochain wearing off quickly and leaving you with a standard (albeit high end) …

5 Top Books Every Leader Should Read

Leaders are not born, they are made. They make themselvesThe post 5 Top Books Every Leader Should Read appeared first on iamwire.

Self-improvement

13 habits of unsuccessful people

Bad habits die hard.<p>And while having one doesn't necessarily make you a failure, that doesn't mean you shouldn't work on dropping some of your worst vices.<p>Some bad habits could cause others to view you as unsuccessful, while others may be indicative of a larger problem in your career — and …

Die Hard

22 of the best 2017 & 2018 sportive bikes — great bikes for long, fast endurance rides in comfort

<i>[This article was last updated February 21, 2017]</i><p>These bikes are tailored for mass-start, non-competitive events: sportives, gran fondos and Audax …

Fabian Cancellara

How to improve your pedalling efficiency and technique

<b>I hear a lot about cadence. Is there an optimum RPM?</b><p>On your local club ride, it’s likely you’re going to see a range of cadences, from those spinning …

Swimming

Zipp’s new 302 Carbon Clincher loses dimples, adds affordability

Are you lusting after some of that Zipp carbon aero goodness but don’t want to spend the equivalent of a new kitchen on a set of wheels? If so, …

Want to Win a Negotiation Against a Bigger Player? Try This Remarkably Simple Tactic | Inc.com

You're pitching your app to an investor who's interested. But there's a problem. You have only one interested investor and he has many other startups to choose from. He can just get up and walk away. Your instinct will tell you to give him plenty of leeway during the negotiation. You'll probably …

Body Language