Sketch: A Sad Dictator On World Bicycle Day In Ashgabat

It was supposed to be one of Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov's best days of the year. The post Sketch: A sad dictator on World Bicycle Day in Ashgabat appeared first on CyclingTips .

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Uci Moves Track Worlds From ‘Covid-Free’ Turkmenistan Due To Covid

The 2021 Ashgabat Track Worlds are a non-starter. The post UCI moves Track Worlds from ‘COVID-free’ Turkmenistan due to COVID appeared first on CyclingTips .

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How To Choose The Best Mid-Ride Nutrition

The longer and more intense a training session is, the more crucial your mid-ride nutrition becomes. Knowing when to consume liquids, gels, and solids can help you make an on-the-bike nutrition plan that includes the best fuels for you and your ride.

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In Search Of Britain’S Best Blue Trail | Part One – England

Luke Marshall and Julia Broussier riding the Verderers Blue Trail, Forest of Dean.

Easy enough for beginners but still fun for absolute pinners, we’re scouring the country to find Britain’s best blue trail

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Tick Tock: More New Time Trial Bikes Are On The Way

Hot on the heels of new reveals from Canyon and Cannondale, we discuss some new time trial bikes from Factor and Trek this week. The post Tick tock: More new time trial bikes are on the way appeared first on CyclingTips .

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Strava’S Latest Update Offers Segment Recommendations And Custom Challenges

Strava has today rolled out a major update to its app's maps and groups tabs to offer automation, challenge, and inspiration. The post Strava’s latest update offers segment recommendations and custom challenges appeared first on CyclingTips .

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Strava Adds Group Challenges And Updates Mapping

Strava adds Group Challenges

Latest app update is said to be Strava’s biggest of 2021 so far

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The 15 Most Effective Ways To Lose A Bike Race

The 15 Most Effective Ways to Lose a Bike Race

Cyclists spend lots of time thinking about how to win bike races, but maybe we should actually spend more time thinking about losing. By better understanding what leads to an outcome you want to avoid, you can fine-tune your efforts to achieve the success you crave. To that end, these are our top 15 time-honored ways to lose a bike race.

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Joss Lowden To Officially Attempt Hour Record In September

Joss Lowden to officially attempt Hour Record in September

Will Strickson 1 Jun 2021 Having apparently beaten Vittoria Bussi's record in training earlier this year, the Drops-Le Col rider is going for the official record Drops-Le Col rider Joss Lowden is to officially attempt to break the women's Hour Record in Switzerland this September. It was reported in February that Lowden had actually beaten Vittoria Bussi's record of 48.007km, set at altitude in Aguascalientes, Mexico, where several other successful attempts at the record have taken place, including Victor Campanaerts's current men's best. Coach Sean Yates and partner Dan Bigham revealed on Twitter that Lowden had ridden 48.160km on a 'pretty slow day' during a training simulation. Backed by her team, Drops-Le Col s/b Tempur, Lowden will take to the BMC track in Grenchen, Switzerland at the end of September to officially attempt the record. Shop the full Drops-Le Col kit now on Le Col Despite the history of the ...

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The Hijacked Plane, The Dictator, And The Cycling Championship

How a president’s assault on free speech threw European track cycling into disarray. The post The hijacked plane, the dictator, and the cycling championship appeared first on CyclingTips .

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Tss, If, And Workout Levels: 3 Metrics To Help You Understand Your Training And Get Faster

A TrainerRoad workout with Workout Level, TSS, and IF highlighted in red.

Training Stress Score (TSS), Intensity Factor (IF), and Workout Levels are useful ways to quantify the challenge and effect of a workout. Taken together, these 3 metrics help tell the story of your training, but it’s important to understand the differences of each. What does each metric mean, and how can you use them to get faster?

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Felt Bicycles Returns To The Olympics With New Tk Frd Mass-Start & Sprint Track Bike

In the face of continued uncertainty of whether the 2020 (now 2021) Tokyo Olympics would even happen, Felt has been hard at work on a new track star. Perhaps you remember the last newsworthy track bike from Felt? Yes, that one. The wild, no-holds-barred pursuit bike that debuted at the Rio Olympics. The $26,000 TA […] The post Felt Bicycles returns to the Olympics with new TK FRD mass-start & sprint track bike appeared first on Bikerumor .

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Four Riders Selected To Join Dame Sarah Storey's Academy

Four riders selected to join Dame Sarah Storey's academy

Will Strickson 28 May 2021 Despite initially offering two places, the standard of the applicants meant four were chosen to join the Škoda SKI Cycling Academy Dame Sarah Storey has selected four young female riders to join her three year Škoda DSI Cycling Academy programme. Although two places were initially offered to amateurs aged 17-22, the ability of the applicants at the testing day at Lee Valley VeloPark led to four being chosen. Storey said, 'The standard of the riders we tested far exceeded my expectations and it was such a tough decision to narrow down the selection. Given the talent we saw and the potential within the group we have decided that limiting the selection to just two riders wasn't enough. 'Škoda is committed to furthering the opportunities for female riders and it's a testament to their dedication to the sport that we're expanding the intake this year.' The ...

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Somewear Updated Global Satellite Tracking, Communication Is More Powerful & Affordable

Somewear Global Hotspot satellite tracker get lower pricing more functionality

We covered the launch of the Somewear Global Hotspot satellite tracker and emergency SOS beacon when it debuted a couple of years ago, but now Somewear has become more powerful and more accessible. Inside, the core satellite communication tech that powers the device hasn’t changed, but Somewear has boosted its capabilities through firmware & app […] The post Somewear updated global satellite tracking, communication is more powerful & affordable appeared first on Bikerumor .

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Olympics 2021: Lily Williams Meteoric Rise To The Top Set To Peak With Olympic Selection

Olympics 2021: Lily Williams meteoric rise to the top set to peak with Olympic selection

After less than three years of racing on the track, Lily Williams has her sights set on the USA's Olympic team pursuit squad. Read the full article at Olympics 2021: Lily Williams meteoric rise to the top set to peak with Olympic selection on VeloNews.com .

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Olympics 2021: Lily Williams Meteoric Rise To The Top Set To Peak With Olympic Selection

Olympics 2021: Lily Williams meteoric rise to the top set to peak with Olympic selection

After less than three years of racing on the track, Lily Williams sets her sights on the USA's Olympic team pursuit squad. Read the full article at Olympics 2021: Lily Williams meteoric rise to the top set to peak with Olympic selection on VeloNews.com .

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What If Joao Almeida Hadn’T Ridden For Remco Evenepoel?

Would the Portuguese rider be higher up the GC? Let's run the numbers (with a little guesswork). The post What if Joao Almeida hadn’t ridden for Remco Evenepoel? appeared first on CyclingTips .

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Tips For Junior Mountain Bikers With Jr. Athlete Dylan Schlageter

When Dylan Schlageter joined his middle school mountain bike team, he didn’t anticipate just how far he’d progress as an XC cyclist. Now with several years of training and racing under his belt, Dylan shares his improvements and what he would recommend to other junior athletes who want to take their training to the next level.

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Apple Airtags For Bicycle Tracking? Biketaggr Mounts Attach To Your Bike For Easy Tagging

If you follow everything Apple, you already know about their new AirTags. For everyone else, the tiny little device from Apple offers another take on the location tracker. Only, with Apple’s massive network of devices and users, the tracker offers an incredible reach making the AirTag an intriguing way to track just about anything. Including […] The post Apple AirTags for bicycle tracking? BikeTaggr mounts attach to your bike for easy tagging appeared first on Bikerumor .

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Bikeradar’S High-Mileage Heroes | Halo Tk Fixed Gear Hubs

Halo track hubs

High-Mileage Heroes is our new series where we celebrate the products that have stood the test of time

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