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2020-09-29 14:23

London’s latest protected Cycleway now open

3.6km segregated route from Tower Bridge Road to Rotherhithe welcomed by local business owner and cycling campaigners

2020-09-29 13:41

Power analysis: UCI world elite men’s road cycling championships

We dive into the power numbers from this year’s men’s elite road cycling world championships in Imola, Italy. Read the full article at Power analysis: UCI world elite men’s road cycling cham

2020-09-29 13:00

Technical FAQ: Chloë Dygert’s disastrous front-end wobble

When I first saw her crash, I thought it was a front tire problem, but after watching the crash in slow motion, I no longer think this to be the case. Read the full article at Technical FAQ: Chloë Dy

2020-09-29 12:29

Tech Podcast: Contador and Basso discuss Aurum Bikes

Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso join tech editor Dan Cavallari to tell the story of Aurum Bikes; it's a passion project with heaps of engineering behind it. Read the full article at Tech Podcast: Cont

2020-09-29 11:53

Fresh Produce: Rad Apparel Vortex Jersey

You know that one special t-shirt you have hanging in the closet? The one you got at that weird thrift store in Norway? Or at that Pixies show back when you used to live in the city? Yeah, that one. I

2020-09-29 11:30

Video: Tips for cycling in the hills and mountains - Make big rides easier

We had a think about the best tips to make big rides in the mountains a bit easier

2020-09-29 11:25

Cyclo-cross National Trophy Series returns in post-COVID 19 test event

Safety measures in place include changes to pit facilities and spectating being “strongly discouraged”

2020-09-29 10:43

Mathieu van der Poel back on ‘top form’ and planning to sparkle in October classics

Dutchman has gotten his legs back after feeling overcooked and off the pace in summer's races. Read the full article at Mathieu van der Poel back on ‘top form’ and planning to sparkle in O

2020-09-29 10:29

‘We’re up against a world-class time triallist in Geraint Thomas’: Mitchelton-Scott announce squad supporting Simon Yates in Giro d’Italia 2020

Simon Yates in Tirreno-Adriatico (Photo: Yuzuru SUNADA)Simon Yates has unfinished business heading into the 2020 Giro d’Italia and Mitchelton-Scott have announced their formidable team to support hi

2020-09-29 09:31

NTT Pro Cycling begin hunt for new sponsor

Joe Robinson 29 Sep 2020 The future of Africa's first WorldTour team hangs in balance as search for title sponsor begins Africa's first-ever WorldTour cy

2020-09-29 09:30

Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso’s Aurum Magma looks good (and expensive)

Pro riders' new Magma is an all-round road bike with climber's DNA

2020-09-29 09:28

NTT Pro Cycling left searching for new sponsor as NTT pulls out 

European champion Giacomo Nizzolo (Photo: Yuzuru SUNADA)NTT Pro Cycling is facing an uncertain future as headline sponsor NTT has pulled out of the team.

2020-09-29 09:00

Canyon's Ultimate range receives a spruce up for 2021

Canyon's lightweight climber's machine sees new spec and colours for the upcoming season

2020-09-29 08:45

Edco SIX-4 wheelset

Competitively priced and well-made deep-section wheels for those who want an aero advantage 8/10

2020-09-29 08:05

Ridge riding with Kilian Bron; "If you want respect as a cyclist, you've got to earn it" + more

Today's live blog with Alex Bowden (daytime) and Simon MacMichael (evening)

2020-09-29 08:00

Aurum Magma first-ride review: Meet Contador and Basso’s new bike company

We’ve known for some time that former Grand Tour winners Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso were cooking up a new bike company — it’s been kept about as quiet as a jackhammer played through a m

2020-09-29 08:00

Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso launch their own bike brand, Aurum

Multiple Grand Tour winners Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso have launched their own bike brand. Called Aurum, they say they’ve been discussing the launch for many years, looking to design the bike o

2020-09-29 07:58

Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso launch Aurum Magma carbon disc-brake road bike

Designed as an all-around road racer, the Magma is “the ultimate racing road bike”

2020-09-29 07:01

When You’re Black, “Just Ride” Isn’t An Option 

This is the third in a series of essays written by Rachel Olzer on representation in cycling. Read Olzer’s first two parts: Why Representation Matters and What Does it Mean to be ‘Really B

2020-09-29 07:00

October 2020 issue on sale now!

Pick up your copy of MBUK's October issue to get the latest from the world of mountain biking, including features, news and reviews. Available now!

2020-09-29 07:00

Video: Bernard Kerr and Lada the Pup Shred London After Lockdown

From inner-city BMX tracks to the Surrey Hills, Kerr shows off the best of London riding.( Photos: 6, Comments: 2 )

2020-09-29 07:00

Video and Photo Epic: One Year Later - Brook MacDonald's Incredible Road to Recovery

Brook MacDonald prepares to race again, an astonishing 12 months after his terrible accident at the World Championships in Mont Sainte Anne.( Photos: 27, Comments: 5 )

2020-09-29 07:00

Video: So You Got A New Bike, Now What? - Set Up Tips & Tricks with Christina Chappetta

Christina Chappetta runs us through some tips and tricks to remember when setting up a new bike.

2020-09-29 07:00

Video: Top Downhill Riders Test Chatel's New World Cup Level DH Track

Scott's Marine Cabirou and Florent Payet are joined by Bruni, Iles, Coulanges and more on this wild new track.( Photos: 14 )

2020-09-29 02:19

Where Are They Now? Johnny Hoogerland, the man from that barbed wire crash

The man from the barbed wire. The polka dot jersey. The tears on the Tour de France podium. That’s how most people will remember Johnny Hoogerland. It was stage 9 of the 2011 Tour de France and Hoog

2020-09-28 23:51


Specialized launches the two-in-one Tarmac SL7 The post THE SPECIALIZED “TARVENGE” HAS ARRIVED appeared first on Road Bike Action.

2020-09-28 22:10

Mitchelton-Scott’s Giro team, Van Aert defends Roglic: Daily News Digest

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2020-09-28 21:03

NTT Pro Cycling confirms search for sponsor with NTT leaving at end of 2020

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2020-09-28 20:26

A look at this week’s packed pro racing calendar

This week's calendar is packed with action, with the BinckBank Tour, La Flèche Wallonne, Liège-Bastogne-Liège, and the opening of the Giro d'Italia. Read the full article at A look at this week’

2020-09-28 20:14

USA Cycling cancels 2020 cyclocross national championships due to COVID-19

Scheduled for December 8th in Iowa City, Iowa, the event was the last remaining championship on the domestic calendar to be canceled. Read the full article at USA Cycling cancels 2020 cyclocross natio

2020-09-28 19:19

An Olympic battle is brewing between MTB racers and the UCI. Here’s why:

The UCI's decision to reopen rider rankings amid the COVID-19 pandemic has generated pushback from riders. Read the full article at An Olympic battle is brewing between MTB racers and the UCI. Here&#

2020-09-28 18:52

NTT leaving WorldTour team as title sponsor

Japanese tech firm leaving Africa's first WorldTour team in a lurch. Read the full article at NTT leaving WorldTour team as title sponsor on VeloNews.com.

2020-09-28 18:45

Showers Pass Merino Neck Gaiter

Soft, cosy and well made but looking a touch pricey and on the short side to be truly versatile 6/10

2020-09-28 18:19

No let up after Tour de France, UCI road cycling world championships

Monday is last 'day off' for peloton as revised WorldTour calendar hits overdrive. Read the full article at No let up after Tour de France, UCI road cycling world championships on VeloNews.com.

2020-09-28 17:41

Cyclescheme slashes retailer commission rates after industry pressure

UK's largest Cycle to Work scheme provider will also cap value commission charged on at £3,000 from November

2020-09-28 17:28

Jolanda Neff in Jolandaland – ‘GO WITH THE FLOW’

After a postponed start to the race season due to Covid-19, Jolanda Neff fortunately had time to stay home and recover 100%, before making her comeback on a National level and enjoying more time at ho

2020-09-28 17:08

Video: Beyond the Elements on the new Propain Spindrift

George Brannigan and Clemens Kaudela teamed up for Propain Bikes edit for the All-New Propain Spindrift: Beyond The Elements. Shot in and around Châtel – Port du Soleil, Propain Bikes spared no

2020-09-28 16:46


Catch up with some new rigs The post QUICK LIST: 8 OF THE LATEST 2021 ROAD BIKES appeared first on Road Bike Action.

2020-09-28 16:10


CTS coaching knowledge The post WHY YOU RIDE STRONGER IN A GROUP RIDE OR RACE appeared first on Road Bike Action.

2020-09-28 16:07

Near Miss of the Day 475: Uphill overtake into oncoming traffic (includes swearing)

Our regular series featuring close passes from around the country - today it's Somerset

2020-09-28 15:15

How to watch and live stream the Giro d'Italia 2020

Joe Robinson 29 Sep 2020 A complete guide to watching and live streaming the Giro d'Italia 2020 The 103rd Giro d'Italia will begin on Saturday 3rd Octobe

2020-09-28 15:01

Who are the bookies' favourites for the Giro d'Italia 2020?

Tirreno-Adriatico 2020 (Getty)The Italian Grand Tour begins on October 3 with a number of big names set to compete for the maglia rosa

2020-09-28 14:45

Honor Watch GS Pro

Good smartwatch with excellent battery life, but not fully featured for riding 6/10

2020-09-28 14:22

Strava could reintroduce support for Bluetooth in app

Joe Robinson 28 Sep 2020 App set to u-turn on BLE sensor support from app as it enters beta trial Bluetooth sensor pairing could be returning to the Strava sm

2020-09-28 13:53

UCI plans to introduce time penalties for riders littering during races

2019 Vuelta a España (Photo by Tim de Waele/Getty Images)David Lappartient has said monetary fines are not doing enough to combat the issue

2020-09-28 13:46

UCI to study crashes next season to improve rider safety

“We can fight between us or work together,” says UCI boss David Lappartient following recent high-profile incidents

2020-09-28 13:34

BikeRadar Podcast | Rose’s ‘Brakesit’, Basso Tera gravel bike and Campagnolo Ekar

Jack Luke and Matthew Loveridge talk through the biggest cycling news stories from the last few weeks

2020-09-28 13:06

Current best mountain bike handlebars deals

There are loads of reasons to swap out your bars, so with this in mind here's our pick of the current best mountain bike handlebars dealsThere are loads of reasons to swap out your bars, so with this

2020-09-28 12:01

Strava to reintroduce Bluetooth sensor pairing in smartphone app

BLE heart rate monitor support introduced as part of beta test

2020-09-28 11:41

Media guidelines launched for reporting road collisions

Journalists urged to avoid word “accident” and use “crash” or “collision” instead, and acknowledge role of drivers

2020-09-28 11:40

Julian Alaphilippe to skip Flèche Wallonne, should make rainbow jersey debut at Liège-Bastogne-Liège

Julian Alaphilippe en route to winning the Imola 2020 Worlds road race (Yuzuru Sunada)The new world champion will wear the rainbow jersey at a number of 'spring Classics' this October

2020-09-28 10:48

Julian Alaphilippe, the most worthy of World Champions

Joe Robinson 28 Sep 2020 The rainbow jersey is Alaphilippe's reward for being the most consistently exciting rider in the world Despite what we all thoug

2020-09-28 10:45

Win 1 of ten bottles of absoluteBLACK GRAPHENlube, total prize value £1149.90!

Now's your chance to ride like the TdF 2020 winner, because we have 10 bottles of absoluteBLACK GRAPHENlube to give away!

2020-09-28 10:20

Pick of the best current mountain bike shoe deals

The current best deals on shoes for clipless pedals and flat pedalsHere's our round-up of the current best mountain bike shoe deals. Even the best shoes don't last forever. Due to the hard life we put

2020-09-28 10:07

Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso unveil the Aurum Magma

Sam Challis Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 07:59 Aurum is the former pros' new bike brand and the Magma is its first bike Bike from: €9799 ; Frameset: €4099

2020-09-28 10:00

Propain’s big-hitting Spindrift gets a serious overhaul for 2021

The latest Spindrift comes in a choice of materials and wheel sizes, while its revised geometry should make it even more capable on the hills

2020-09-28 09:23

Disc brakes: What is the ideal rotor size?

Sam Challis 28 Sep 2020 Should disc brake rotors be 140mm, 160mm or some other size altogether? Cyclist consults the experts Above: Shimano Dura-Ace Ice Tec

2020-09-28 08:45

Veloflex Corsa Evo open tubular

Good grip in all weathers and an oh-so-supple casing make these a pleasure to ride 8/10

2020-09-28 08:44

Benefits of CBD for Athletic Recovery

Are you trying to take your game to the next level? As an athlete, muscle soreness and injuries are a fact of life. Thankfully, these issues do not have to hold you back anymore. With cannabidiol (CBD

2020-09-28 08:36

Bike security at home: how to keep your pride and joy safe

Bike theft is the thing that terrifies us cyclists more than anything else. So how do we keep our bikes safe at home?

2020-09-28 08:16

Emotional Alaphilippe dedicates world title to late father

'I don't think I've seen as many men crying as today,' said Deceuninck-Quick-Step boss Patrick Lefevere after greeting Alaphilippe in Imola. Read the full article at Emotional Alaphilippe dedicates wo

2020-09-28 08:06

Alaphillippe makes a good Begbie; Van der Breggen rides to arty Worlds win; Archibald and Lowden can do 25 miles faster than you (and us); Weekend round up & more on the Live Blog

Welcome to Monday's live blog, with Liam Cahill and Jack Sexty providing your updates throughout the day

2020-09-28 07:00

Movies For Your Monday

We've got 20 videos for you this week. Please enjoy.( Photos: 1 )

2020-09-28 07:00

First Ride: 2021 Propain Spindrift - 180mm of Travel & Lots of Options

The new Sprindrift is available in carbon or aluminum, with 29", 27.5", or mixed wheel sizes.( Photos: 26 )

2020-09-28 07:00

Video: George Brannigan & Clemens Kaudela Shred the New Propain Spindrift in Châtel

George Brannigan & Clemens Kaudela test the limits of the new 180mm bike from Propain.( Photos: 8 )

2020-09-28 07:00

Video: 5 Minutes of Raw Enduro Racing from Finale Ligure

Tommy C captures some of the world's best going flat out in Finale.

2020-09-28 07:00

Video: Where to Spend & Where to Save on Bike Parts

All about getting the most bang for your buck.

2020-09-28 07:00

Video: EWS Finale Ligure 2020 Highlights Show

Round 3 of the 2020 Enduro World Series saw the season come to a close in Finale Ligure

2020-09-28 07:00

Video: Jolanda Neff & Luca Shaw Head to Switzerland in Episode 3 of 'Jolandaland'

Jolanda Neff makes her full comeback in time for World Cup racing.

2020-09-28 07:00

Manuel Fumic and Henrique Avancini to Stay With Cannondale Factory Racing in 2021

Both Manuel Fumic and Henrique Avancini will be continuing with their current racing team.

2020-09-28 07:00

Etnies Release Camber Crank MTB Shoe

The Camber Crank uses a Michelin rubber sole and was designed specifically for mountain biking.( Photos: 5, Comments: 1 )

2020-09-28 07:00

Bike Check: Charles Murray's Pivot Firebird 29

Charles Murray concluded his EWS season with a 6th place finish in Finale.( Photos: 10 )

2020-09-28 07:00

Spotted: New SRAM AXS Paddle in Finale Ligure

It looks like a more thumb-friendly shift paddle is on the way.( Photos: 2, Comments: 9 )

2020-09-28 07:00

Course Preview: 2 For 1 Special - Nove Mesto World Cup XC 2020

World Cup XC racing is indeed back for 2020 with four races in the Czech Republic.( Photos: 43 )

2020-09-28 07:00

Video & Race Report: Trans Madeira 2020 - Day 5

After 27 stages in five days, the race comes to an end.( Photos: 50 )

2020-09-28 06:35

The beaming smile of a world championships rookie

Sometimes a story idea moves in a completely different direction than you anticipated. I set out to introduce two rookies to you; two first-time Road World Championship riders. I ended up with this st

2020-09-28 05:03

Van Aert disconsolate after double silver at world championships

Belgian star disappointed but 'without regret' after being bettered in worlds time trial and then road race by unstoppable opposition. Read the full article at Van Aert disconsolate after double silve

2020-09-28 04:32

Lapierre unveils faster, stiffer, and comfier Aircode DRS aero road bike

We first spotted Lapierre’s next-generation Aircode aero road racer back in March, and the company has now finally spilled the beans on the new Aircode DRS. As expected, it’s claimed to be more ae

2020-09-28 03:26

Alaphilippe restores French pride with rainbow jersey comeback

French team pulls out perfectly-delivered tactic to take first world title since 1997 and heal wounds after a disappointing Tour de France. Read the full article at Alaphilippe restores French pride w

2020-09-28 03:17

Gallery: Superstar solos at the last-minute Road Worlds

In some ways it’s remarkable the 2020 Road World Championships happened at all. When the Swiss hosts cancelled the event due to COVID-19 restrictions, new organisers in Imola, Italy had just wee