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2020-07-08 11:12

Near Miss of the Day 438: Horsebox driver overtakes cyclist so closely that rider could bang the door

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

2020-07-08 10:57

Lars van der Haar shares his experiences of suffering from coronavirus

Cyclocross star Lars van der Haar(Photo by Luc Claessen/Getty Images)Lars van der Haar has shared his experiences after falling ill with coronavirus.

2020-07-08 10:36

Jumbo-Visma extends ongoing quest for development of ‘fastest skin suits’

Dutch team indefinitely extends contract with clothing supplier AGU in part of project to enhance aerodynamics. Read the full article at Jumbo-Visma extends ongoing quest for development of ‘fas

2020-07-08 10:17

BIkepark Wales reopens tomorrow… but read this before you go

The team at Bikepark Wales have been busy preparing to reopen the business to riders after a closure of 3 ½ months due to the Covid-19On Thursday 9th July wheels will spin again on Bikepark Wales' s

2020-07-08 09:51

Huge surge in riders buying bikes through Cycle to Work scheme

There has been a huge rise in the number of people using the Cycle to Work scheme (Photo by BEN STANSALL/AFP via Getty Images)The number of people buying bikes through the Cycle to Work scheme has su

2020-07-08 09:46

Where have all the bikes gone?

"We sold a month’s worth of hardtails in the space of about 20 minutes"Online and in-store, everything from hardtails to e-bikes are out of stock. Where have all the bikes gone?

2020-07-08 09:18

Superga left out of Milano-Torino to ease things for sprinters

Organizers sidelined emblematic climb to give San Remo-bound sprinters a chance to click back into race speed. Read the full article at Superga left out of Milano-Torino to ease things for sprinters o

2020-07-08 08:46

"You don't need to take up the middle of the road": Jeremy Vine shares another dangerous driving clip; How Low Traffic Neighbourhoods transform + more on the live blog

Your midweek live blog will mostly be compiled by Jack Sexty, with some contributions from Simon MacMichael later this evening

2020-07-08 08:45

Wahoo Kickr Bike

Great ride feel and integrated Climb technology make this an impressive debut for Wahoo's standalone bike 8/10

2020-07-08 08:13

Medical tribunal into former Team Sky doctor to resume in October

Joe Robinson 8 Jul 2020 Dr Freeman's medical tribunal originally adjourned for 10 months on medical grounds The long-delayed medical tribunal into former

2020-07-08 07:00

7 of the best folding e-bikes for 2020

Need a bike with a boost that is also compact and easily transportable? A folding e-bike could be your ideal multi-modal solution

2020-07-08 07:00

Video: Red Bull Highlights from the Schladming NotARace iXS Test Session

Full highlights from both days at one of downhill's most legendary venues.

2020-07-08 07:00

Video: How Did the Fox Technicians Get Started in the Industry? - Dialed S2 E24

"What keep's me going? I guess it's always the bikes."

2020-07-08 07:00

Video: Geoff Gulevich Tackles Old School North Shore Tech Skinnies

A lesson in tech skinny riding from the freeride legend.( Comments: 2 )

2020-07-08 06:10

Naesen: ‘I felt like a retired cycling tourist’

Belgian classics specialist thankful to see racing on horizon; veteran teammate Vandenbergh hopes to prolong long career. Read the full article at Naesen: ‘I felt like a retired cycling tourist&

2020-07-08 05:45

Restrap Race Frame Bag

Easily-removable and secure bag for holding ride essentials, mostly weather-resistant 8/10

2020-07-08 02:36

Lazer G1 Genesis MIPS road helmet review: Classic shape, modern safety

It was less than a year ago that Lazer – now under the ownership of Shimano – brought the Genesis name back to its top-tier racing helmet. First launched in 2005, the original Genesis was a helmet

2020-07-08 02:13

Davide Rebellin vs two generations of Van der Poel

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2020-07-07 23:08

The Freeman medical tribunal will resume in October

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2020-07-07 22:17

Dirty Kanza cancelled, Brändle renews: Daily News Digest

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2020-07-07 20:43

UCI insists fight against technological fraud remains priority

Cycling federation will resume controls once racing restarts despite budget cuts that include Péraud's exit. Read the full article at UCI insists fight against technological fraud remains priority on

2020-07-07 19:53

Rapha-Geoff McFetridge collab yields limited edition kit

The Rapha-Geoff McFetridge collaboration yields a cycling kit that's colorful, fun, and simple. Read the full article at Rapha-Geoff McFetridge collab yields limited edition kit on VeloNews.com.

2020-07-07 18:45

Merida Stripe water bottle

Competent bottle that's easy to live with and to keep clean 6/10

2020-07-07 18:28

Video review: Cannondale’s full suspension gravel ebike, the Topstone NEO Lefty

Cannondale’s take on e-gravel comes in the form of the Topstone NEO Lefty, and slightly longer, slightly slacker, motorized version of the Topstone Lefty we recently reviewed. As James Huang fou

2020-07-07 18:08

Coryn Rivera on the importance of the U.S. national championships

The two-time pro road national champion says that lack of events in 2020 will hurt juniors the most. Read the full article at Coryn Rivera on the importance of the U.S. national championships on VeloN

2020-07-07 17:50

Union tug-of-war: CPA Women calls for unity in bid to represent pro peloton

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2020-07-07 17:47

Kevin Reza’s views on racism in the pro peloton

‘Personally, I am asking myself, just what I can do at my level to help the situation.’ Read the full article at Kevin Reza’s views on racism in the pro peloton on VeloNews.com.

2020-07-07 17:23

Woman riding popular mountain bike trail left bruised after attack by man wielding stick

Incident involving dog-walker happened in Sallowvallets, Forest of Dean last Thursday

2020-07-07 17:03

3 Wheel Upgrades for your Road or Gravel Bike

Road, gravel and all-road offerings The post 3 Wheel Upgrades for your Road or Gravel Bike appeared first on Road Bike Action.

2020-07-07 16:35

Video: Speed to the finish with Antoine Vidal on the Meta AM 29

“Who has ever said to themselves, ‘Today I’m riding easy.’ And then once on track the adrenaline kicks in and the brakes are forgotten about..? With this new Meta AM 29 there

2020-07-07 16:18

Video: Giant Factory Gravity Team Pinned in Lousa

Boy, we miss racing. With more and more World Cup races officially dropping off the calendar (Lenzerheide last week, Les Gets today), we’re beginning to really appreciate every second of footage

2020-07-07 16:08

Richie Porte and Romain Bardet among the star line-up racing Mont Ventoux one-day race

Romain Bardet and Jesús Herrada during the first Mont Ventoux one-day race (Photo by Chris Auld/Future Publishing via Getty Images)The unique Mont Ventoux one-day race returns for 2020, with star rid

2020-07-07 15:27

Pro riders seriously step up their training on Strava, including Chris Froome, Egan Bernal and Wout van Aert

Wout van Aert wins stage 10 of the Tour de France (Photo by Tim de Waele/Getty Images)The return of bike racing is just around the corner and the pros are really starting to step up their training, if

2020-07-07 15:19

Power Analysis: Men’s Virtual Tour de France

We take a look at the incredible power numbers put up by WorldTour racers in stage 1 of the Virtual Tour de France. Read the full article at Power Analysis: Men’s Virtual Tour de France on VeloNews.

2020-07-07 15:08

DK cancelled for 2020

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2020-07-07 15:03

After postponing, Life Time cancels 2020 DK due to coronavirus

Registered racers are given four options for their entry fees. Read the full article at After postponing, Life Time cancels 2020 DK due to coronavirus on VeloNews.com.

2020-07-07 15:00

DT Swiss’s more affordable alloy-rimmed 1700 Spline series gets 2021 updates

Using market research, DT Swiss has matched most-desired rims and hubs in new 1700 Spline series

2020-07-07 15:00

DT Swiss Introduces 1501 Carbon & New 1700 Wheels

The new DT Swiss 1501 wheels finally bring DT's carbon offerings down to a (slightly) more reasonable price. And the new 1700 series gets a facelift.

2020-07-07 14:52

Breaking News: Dirty Kanza Gets Cancelled

The Covid-19 pandemic sidelines another big event The post Breaking News: Dirty Kanza Gets Cancelled appeared first on Road Bike Action.

2020-07-07 14:47

“Lights displayed” not “licence plate” says Met in response to outcry over video of officer stopping black cyclist

Whatever the officer said, many will still feel that neither had much to do with why police pulled him over

2020-07-07 14:45

Blackburn Chamber Tubeless Floor Pump

A great way to seat most tubeless tyres, with some very good features and a lifetime warranty 8/10

2020-07-07 14:37

July’s Tech of the Month: New Trek Emonda SL6 detailed plus the latest glasses from 100%

Take a look at what Cycling Weekly’s tech team are reviewing this month

2020-07-07 14:10

RockShox Zeb goes big with 38mm stanchions

The single-crown, 38mm chassis Zeb is optimized for 150mm - 190mm of travel on a variety of surfaces, and takes on the Fox 38 for enduro glory. Read the full article at RockShox Zeb goes big with 38

2020-07-07 14:01

‘There’s no motor-doping at highest level, but the UCI hasn’t convinced fans,’ says Jean-Christophe Péraud

The UCI carried out hundreds of motor doping tests at the Giro d'Italia (Picture: Getty Images /AFP/Fabrice Coffrini)The UCI has not convinced fans that motor-doping doesn’t exist, according to Jean

2020-07-07 14:00

How to be a better cyclist in seven steps

Straightforward advice to help you ride faster and longer

2020-07-07 14:00

The 2021 RockShox ZEB fork is cheaper and lighter than Fox’s new 38

New big-hitting enduro fork from RockShox has 38mm stanchions with increased stiffness and travel over Lyrik

2020-07-07 14:00

RockShox Releases All-New Enduro Fork, Zeb

You don’t have to be a total crusher to feel the benefits of the Zeb's increased torsional rigidity. The Zeb acts like any other fork during normal circumstances, but throw it at something steep, of

2020-07-07 13:28

UCI cancels multiple MTB World Cups, plus BMX worlds and other events

Road and mountain worlds still on, but several events are being rescheduled or canceled due to ongoing pandemic. Read the full article at UCI cancels multiple MTB World Cups, plus BMX worlds and other

2020-07-07 13:01

DT Swiss takes revered 1501 Spline One wheelset to the next level with carbon fibre

Full range of 1501 Spline One wheels and 240 hubs get an overhaul for 2021

2020-07-07 13:00

12 essential braking tips — get better control on hills & when stopping

How to stay in total control when you slow down

2020-07-07 12:33

Near Miss of the Day 437: Van driver speeds along narrow country lane straight at cyclist (includes swearing)

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

2020-07-07 12:17

Technical FAQ: Fixing front-end shimmy, and SRAM battery woes

Lennard offers advice for solving fork vibrations, and troubleshooting SRAM battery drain. Read the full article at Technical FAQ: Fixing front-end shimmy, and SRAM battery woes on VeloNews.com.

2020-07-07 12:00

A sign of things to come? Lauf goes direct to consumer

Cutting out the middleman means increasingly aggressive pricing, while forks are now tuned to bike size

2020-07-07 11:59

Lauf goes consumer direct, cuts $1,000+ off prices

Complete gravel bikes from the Icelandic pioneer now start at $2,390. Read the full article at Lauf goes consumer direct, cuts $1,000+ off prices on VeloNews.com.

2020-07-07 11:33

Cycle to Work scheme bike purchases more than doubled last month

Leading providers are now calling on government to extend scheme to the self-employed

2020-07-07 11:00

Niner’s first ebikes: the 150mm RIP e9 and the 180mm WFO e9

Niner Bikes announce their first e-MTBs. New e9 series of Bosch powered bikes feature 150mm travel RIP e9 and 180mm travel WFO e9Niner Bikes announce their first e-MTBs. New e9 series of Bosch powered

2020-07-07 11:00

Italian cycling federation launches investigation into riders who may have raced illegally during coronavirus lockdown

Did cyclists break lockdown rules in Italy? (Photo by Gabriel BOUYS / AFP) (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP via Getty Images)The Italian cycling federation has launched an investigation to establish whethe

2020-07-07 10:44

Rapha Core jersey review

Paul Norman Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 13:15 Nice looking, well finished jersey but a bit hot for the warmest days 4.0 / 5

2020-07-07 10:13

Bosch signals at a fully integrated future with ebike concept

Full-sus hybrid concept bike promises on- and off-road versatility

2020-07-07 10:12

This is Bosch’s idea of the bike of the future

Bosch celebrate the 10th anniversary of the modern e-bike with a look ahead to bikes of the futureBosch's vision for the future involves more system integration, sleeker lines, carbon fibre, full-susp

2020-07-07 09:41

Technological doping department cut at UCI

Jean-Christophe Péraud axed as UCI motor doping detective due to budget cuts. Read the full article at Technological doping department cut at UCI on VeloNews.com.

2020-07-07 09:33

British women’s squad Drops on the hunt for new sponsor to take them to WorldTour

British team Drops are hoping to make the jump to WorldTour (Photo by Luc Claessen/Getty Images)British women’s squad Drops have announce their plans to join cycling’s highest level, but they need

2020-07-07 09:21

Giro champ Richard Carapaz to fly direct to Spain next week

New rules open door for Team Ineos star to fly direct to Europe without detour via Colombia. Read the full article at Giro champ Richard Carapaz to fly direct to Spain next week on VeloNews.com.

2020-07-07 09:12

SunGod releases new completely customisable Pace Series cycling sunglasses

Joe Robinson Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 12:37 The two options will be fully customisable at no extra cost with a total of 4,000 combinations From £115 Briti

2020-07-07 08:45

La Passione Minimal Bib Shorts

High-quality, very comfortable, Italian-made bib shorts for a competitive price 9/10

2020-07-07 08:33

Cycling Electric: new magazine is your ultimate guide to buying an e-bike

Cycling Electric magazine 7 Jul 2020 New from the makers of Cyclist, a magazine dedicated to the exciting world of electric bikes There are myths aplenty surr

2020-07-07 08:28

What is the value of 'removing driver frustration'?; Tayside Police (finally!) trial close pass scheme after rise in cycling during lockdown + more

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

2020-07-07 07:00

SunGod adds more choice to growing range of glasses

Could you be tempted away from the market leaders by these new lenses?

2020-07-07 07:00

Bike Check: Nina Hoffmann's Santa Cruz V10 - iXS Cup Test Session

Nina returns from injury as the owner and rider of her own team. Here's what she will be running in 2020.( Photos: 15, Comments: 3 )

2020-07-07 07:00

Video: A Canada Day SufferFest with Mike Hopkins

To celebrate Canada Day Mike Hopkins heads out on a 153km mega ride.( Photos: 1, Comments: 1 )

2020-07-07 07:00

Rocky Mountain Announces 'Overtimepack' External Battery for their Powerplay eMTBs

Combined with the standard Powerplay battery it offers over 1000 Wh.( Photos: 7, Comments: 6 )

2020-07-07 07:00

Les Gets World Cup DH and XC Cancelled

Another one bites the dust.( Photos: 2, Comments: 3 )

2020-07-07 07:00

Niner Debuts the RIP e9 & WFO e9 eMTBs

Niner launch their first eMTBs with the 150mm travel RIP e9 and the 180mm travel WFO e9.( Photos: 7 )

2020-07-07 07:00

Video: Hitting Every Trail at New Zealand's Newly Opened Middle Hill Bike Park

A new bike parkon the South Island with some super steep DH thrown in with flowy progression.( Photos: 13, Comments: 2 )

2020-07-07 07:00

Video: How a $12 Million NZD, 40 Mile MTB Trail Came to Life

An epic 3-year effort to push through the virgin wilderness.( Comments: 2 )

2020-07-07 07:00

Video: The Sounds of Hardtail Shredding in Pemberton

It's all about the sound of the bike and rider tearing down the trail.( Photos: 6, Comments: 3 )

2020-07-07 07:00

The Frace F160 is Milled From a 70kg Slab of Aluminum

The stunning Frace F160 is comprised of 8 individual segments that are connected using titanium screws.( Photos: 11 )

2020-07-07 07:00

First Ride: RockShox's New Zeb Fork

The 2021 Zeb is built for going big, with 38mm stanchions and up to 190mm of travel.( Photos: 8, Comments: 1 )

2020-07-07 07:00

Video: Pre-Season Ripping With the Giant Factory Off Road Team in Lousa

An edit that was supposed to drop at the first race of the year.

2020-07-07 07:00

First Look: DT Swiss' New 1501 & 1700 Spline Wheelsets

A serious overhaul to DT's popular wheel lines.( Photos: 12 )

2020-07-07 07:00

Video: Antoine Vidal Shreds Through a Misty Forest on the New Meta AM 29

Commencal's enduro protege shows off the new bike.( Photos: 13 )

2020-07-07 07:00

Bike Check: Comparing Trek Factory Racing's Supercaliber Setups

Where do all of the differences lay in the Trek World Cup teammates' bikes?( Photos: 22, Comments: 5 )

2020-07-07 06:42

Van der Poel’s early-season schedule in doubt

Health concerns in Romania put question mark over Dutchman's planned season start at Sibiu Tour. Read the full article at Van der Poel’s early-season schedule in doubt on VeloNews.com.

2020-07-07 05:55

Will Barta hopes to ‘repay the faith’ to Ochowicz and CCC

Newly-healthy young American plans to stay loyal to imperiled team and fulfill the potential that took him to the WorldTour. Read the full article at Will Barta hopes to ‘repay the faith’ to Ocho

2020-07-07 05:45

Pro Discover Seatpost Carbon

Generally decent long, light post but the claimed ride-smoothing ability is missing 5/10

2020-07-07 05:30

Lauf Bicycles Direct To You

New pricing from Iceland The post Lauf Bicycles Direct To You appeared first on Road Bike Action.

2020-07-07 03:53

This rear hub has 2x wireless shifting inside and 11 gears on the outside

Removing the front derailleur from a drop-bar bike comes with its benefits — simplified frame design and increased tyre clearance — but it’s also fraught with compromise. We’re now

2020-07-07 02:31

An ode to the Shimano PD-M520, the world’s most reliable pedal

Last week, I was washing my bike after a muddy gravel ride. As the hose’s jet of water struck the pedals, they spun in a flurry, shooting droplets of water off in graceful parabolas. As I watched, h