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Why Isn’t Cyclo-Cross At The Winter Olympics?

With the 2018 Winter Olympics starting in Pyeongchang there’s one fast-growing winter sport that won’t be there: cyclo-cross. <i>Why not?</i> <br>Cyclo-cross is …

Cyclo-cross

Back From Illness, Van der Poel Revs It Up at 2017 World Cup Zolder – Report, Results

The last week has been a tough one for Mathieu van der Poel (Beobank-Corendon). The young star got ill before last weekend’s racing and spent the …

Road Bikes

Don’t Put That Bike Away (Yet): Ten Bike Maintenance Tips to Have It Ready for Spring

<i>by Brandon Grant</i>By Mid-December, chances are your season is over — or will be soon — with the majority of state championships done and dusted and the …

Cyclo-cross

How to dismount and remount your cyclo-cross bike

Most cyclo-cross courses will have at least one point where you are forced to dismount your bike. This could be some steps, a hurdle that you’re …

The world's greatest cyclocross rider explains the extraordinary work ethic that helped him dominate one of Europe's toughest sports and become an ambassador for the US's only billion-dollar bike company

Sven Nys is to cyclocross what Michael Jordan is to basketball: his sport's greatest. The Belgian retired last year, but not before winning 140 races, including seven World Cups and two World Championships.<p>Over two decades, Nys dominated his sport like nobody had ever done, earning himself the …

Cycling

Preparing for Cyclocross Season

Want to see major gains next season? It's time to get down and dirty with cyclocross!<p>Cyclocross is a tremendous way for bike riders to stretch their …

After reading this, you’ll never look at a banana in the same way again

This is interesting. After reading this, you’ll never look at a banana in the same way again.<p>Bananas contain three natural sugars – sucrose, fructose …

Page focused on remainder of cyclo-cross season

Jonathan Page (XcelLED/Fuji) looked relaxed and happy to be headed back to his family in Belgium as he reflected on Monday’s USA Cycling Cyclo-cross …

Photo Essay: 2015 Belgian ’cross national championships

#aberG2015 Elite Men's BC National Cyclo-Cross Championship: 1 Ian Field (Hargroves), 2 Liam Killeen, 3 Lewis Craven. http://t.co/nd8p1qEkgm

The Beginner’s Guide to Riding With Power

You don't have to be a supergeek to ride with power—learn these five basic stats to get started<p>Power meters spit out a lot of numbers: current power, average power, max power, and all manner of derivatives. But what matters more, says Joe Friel, longtime coach and author of <i>The Power Meter Handbook</i>, …

Renewable Energy

Bioshift promises automatic gears for your bike

Bioshift is an intelligent, automatic gear-changing system that claims it can keep your bike in the most efficient gear at all times.<p>We could think …

Pros to watch at 2015 cyclocross nationals

Cyclocross nationals 2015 preview: Jeremy Powers 'has to win'

AUSTIN, Texas (VN) — The heavens opened over Austin, Texas Thursday night, spitting a cold rain down on the dust and parched grass of Zilker Park, …

Cyclocross nationals 2015 preview: Can anyone beat Katie Compton?

It is the sort of dominance rarely seen in sport — 11 times national champion; more than a dozen World Cup victories; an untiring face at the front …

Pro Bike Gallery: Danny Summerhill's Felt F1x

Ridley X-Night 20 Disc review

The biggest bike manufacturer from the world’s premier cyclocross nation has become a highly visible and well-respected force among racers, with a …

Stybar disappointed to miss cyclo-cross World Championships

Zdenek Stybar (Etixx-QuickStep) will close out his reign as cyclo-cross world champion in three weeks after confirming that he won’t be racing at the …

Powers revved and ready to defend US cyclo-cross title

"Baal, Austin nats. Surely these aren't the same sport", was the remark on Twitter on New Year's Day during the GP Sven Nys. While the level of …

Ian Field and Amira Mellor claim National Trophy Cyclo-cross titles

Grant Ferguson and Annie Last were the victors on the final day of the National Trophy Cyclo-Cross Series at the Moorways Leisure Centre in Derby on …

2014 International Cyclocross Man of the Year: Sven Nys

<i>Editor’s note: This article was originally published in the December 2014 issue of Velo magazine, the annual awards issue.</i><p>He’s like clockwork.<p>Another …

Cycling

Adam Myerson's Inside Dirt: Cross of the Aces

If the Kerstperiode in Belgium is, in effect, a cyclo-cross stage race with races nearly every day from December 26th through January 6th, the …

USAC CX Devo blog: Racing against the best

Compile each rider’s corneal abrasions after today’s racing in Loenhout and the aggregate length will be meters in scale. A muddy race, of course, I …

USAC CX Devo blog: Absorbing the culture and the racing

So far Europe has been a roller coaster for me. From being a little sick, to numerous crashes. With all this happening, I’ve tried to take my mind …

cross Series win in Derby

National champion Ian Field will look to add British Cycling National Trophy Cyclo-cross Series winner to his palmares at the final round of the …

2014 Azencross Loenhout

UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup Heusden-Zolder 2014: Elite Women Results

Marianne Vos (Rabo Liv) sprinted to victory in the Heusden-Zolder women’s World Cup race. The reigning world champion held off a chase by Katerina …

UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup Heusden-Zolder 2014: Elite Men Results

With an impressive long solo ride, Dutch champion Lars van der Haar (Giant-Shimano) repeated last year’s World Cup victory in Heusden-Zolder. In 2013 …

Chez Velo hacks Gevenalle w/ SRAM TT shifter on amazing 11-speed 28″ cyclocross concept bike

Gevenalle has been making quite a bit of headway lately, offering everything from mechanical and hydraulic brake levers matched to mechanical shift …