• CrankedUP virtual cycling event
    01 Dec 2020
    If you’ve had your ear to the ground listening out for exciting cycling events, you might have heard of CrankedUP. In a world of lockdowns and social distancing, the virtual get-together on December 20 might just be the best thing to happen to cycling in what seems like a very long time.
  • Is this the fastest chain coating in the world?
    01 Dec 2020
    Danish company Ceramic Speed claim to have developed the fastest ever chain coating - the UFO Drip. We take a closer look at what makes it different. Who is Ceramic Speed? The Danish company Ceramic Speed was originally known for making the highest-quality, fastest bike bearings out there. Although their products were previously only available for...
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    Vitus Energie EVO 2021 cyclocross bike
    30 Nov 2020
    Every bike is special, but some are more special than others. The Vitus Energie cyclocross bike has been redisigned for 2021 with a new geometry and so much more. Here's why it's particularly special.
  • Eight ways to upgrade your ride
    16 Nov 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Do you want to get faster, ride further or simply feel more comfortable on the bike? We asked long-distance cyclist and mechanic Sam Gupta for his top tips. Adopt a more aero position An easy way to get a bit more speed on the bike with minimal effort is to reduce your impact on the air in front of you by getting into an aero position. When I was...
  • Cycle
    An Turas Mór - The Long Journey
    02 Oct 2020
    Naomi Freireich's FKT attempt at the An Turas Mór didn't quite go as planned, but did it matter? Here's why her against-all-odds ride turned into the ride of a lifetime. If it’s true that a successful event really begins with the planning, then this was possibly the most and least successful event I’ve ever done. I’d...
  • The Black Sheep Man Ride 2020 - Riding for mental health
    30 Sep 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Since 2016, Australian cycling brand Black Sheep has been on a mission to shift the way people think about men’s mental health through their annual Man Ride. Starting with just eight riders in Australia covering 1000km in four days, the Man Ride has grown into a global movement. It now includes official and community-led events across the...
  • dhb
    dhb partners with Manly Warringah Cycling Club
    28 Sep 2020 / Rob Atkins
    dhb have taken their first few pedal strokes into the world of custom apparel with Australian super-club Manly Warringah Cycling Club. The British-based sportswear brand are currently title partner of men’s UCI Continental road team Canyon dhb pb Soreen , who boast former Aussie criterium champion Brenton Jones among their ranks. dhb are...
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    Fuelling the 2020 Tour de France
    02 Sep 2020
    The rescheduled 2020 Tour de France sees the riders face the unique challenges of competing at a later time of year with even less racing in their legs than ever before. We asked nutrition brand Science in Sport how a top-level team like Ineos Grenadier will be fuelling for the three-week race. Demands of the Tour de France The Tour de France...
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    Four reasons you need dhb Equinox in your cycling wardrobe
    01 Sep 2020
    It's a special time of year to ride your bike. Beautiful colours and smells signal the changing of the seasons. But how do you dress when it is not cold enough for winter but not quite warm enough for your summer best? dhb have the answer in their Equinox collection. And senior product manager Rich Land has lifted the lid on four key features...
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    How the pros fuel for the Tour de France
    24 Aug 2020
    The Tour de France is 21 days of the most gruelling racing on the calendar. For most of us, just one day would be plenty, if we could even keep up! How do the pros keep going day after day? We asked the head nutritionist at team BORA - Hansgrohe , Robert Gorgos. During the Tour de France, one of the most demanding cycling events in the world,...