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2019 Tour De France Will Hit The Heights
2018-10-26 15:11
The details of the 106th edition of the Tour de France, which will start on Saturday 6th July from Brussels, were unveiled this morning at the Palais des Congrès convention centre in… Read More
Froome Cleared To Race Tour De France
2018-07-03 00:30
Chris Froome: Anti-doping case against four-time Tour de France winner dropped! The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) confirms that the anti-doping proceedings involving Mr Christopher F… Read More
The Cannondale SystemSix – Freaky Fast
2018-07-02 17:28
At $11,000 the new 2019 SystemSix was unveiled today. Cannondale says this is the fastest road bike in the professional peloton! The American Tour team EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannonda… Read More
UCI Rejects Froome’s Doping Defense
2018-04-03 17:42
The UCI has rejected Chris Froome’s explanations as unfounded and referred his case to an anti-doping court, French daily Le Monde reported last Friday. Chris Froome tested for double… Read More
2018-02-18 02:22
The 64,000-square-foot, $4 million Lexus Velodrome opened on January 26, 2018. The Lexus Velodrome project was led by Dale Hughes, Executive Director of the Detroit Fitness Foundation and ve… Read More
Alter Cycles Reflex Bike
2018-02-15 19:03
From the inventor of the slingshot bike comes a new bike that claims to help you climb hills faster and smooth out bumpy roads and trails. Here is an image of the original Slingshot bike fro… Read More
ZIPP Dimond Custom
2018-02-15 17:12
Dave Morse’s aero track bike hangs in Zipp’s advanced development lab in Indianapolis. It’s pristine, yet to be ridden. He will eventually climb aboard the custom Dimond fr… Read More
2018-02-11 02:07
LENGTH OF SWEDEN is an endurance ride documentary – following three cyclists on the 2,100 km Sverigetempot randonée along the spine of Scandinavia. The Sverigetempot is a ten ye… Read More
Nikola Laterally Moving Pedal
2018-02-08 16:23
A new innovative ergonomic pedal that claims to reduce knee and hip pain. The idea for the Nikola Pedal was born while Nick Stevovich from Rocky River, Ohio was rollerblading with friends. A… Read More
The Top 5 Benefits Of Cycling
2018-02-06 14:30
Most of us learn how to ride a bike when we are children and it is our first taste of freedom. As the saying goes, you never forget how to ride a bike. If you are not cycling, here are some… Read More
Five Innovative Coffee Makers
2018-02-04 15:15
As cyclists we love making cafes mid ride destinations during long or cold winter rides. Here are Five innovative coffee makers to consider for the next time you make coffee at home. At hot… Read More
The New TIME Alpe D’Huez Bike
2018-02-02 20:19
Where lightness and stiffness meet. The new Alpe d’Huez bike is the lightest bike that TIME has ever created. But it is also competitively stiff for power efficiency as well as those s… Read More
2018-01-28 15:51
Last Wednesday, Peter Sagan arrived in Vatican City in Rome for a meeting Pope Francis. The meeting took place after the Pope’s weekly audience in St Peter’s Square and was arran… Read More
Ontario Investing $93 Million In Cycling!
2018-01-24 17:27
Ontario is making it safer and more convenient for people to get around by bike, by more than doubling its investment in local cycling to build bike lanes and other cycling infrastructure in… Read More
Bath Tub For Your Bike
2018-01-23 18:47
You ride in the rain and winter, your bike is going to get dirty! Why not keep the mess of washing dirty bicycles in one place with this unique design from Bathtubs for Bicycles? If you… Read More
2018-01-09 23:27
Amsterdam-based NL Architects were been asked to design a Bicycle Club for a resort in Hainan, China. The project features a glass enclosed pavilion with a roof top velodrome. Guests can re… Read More
Langhe & Barolo Bike Tour
2018-01-09 15:29
Bike Division was born in 2011 when Professional Italian racer Andrea Tonti retires from his professional career and decides to share his passion for cycling and travel with everyone who l… Read More
Specialissima Pantani – 20th Anniversary
2018-01-04 03:23
In the Summer of 1998, Marco Pantani and Bianchi put in some of the most epic stage race performances of all time to take outstanding wins at both the Giro d’Italia and the Tour de Fra… Read More
200 Years Ago In Germany… The Bicycle
2017-12-27 15:21
200 years ago in Germany Baron Karl von Drais showed off his newest invention: the ‘draisienne‘ which was also known as the ‘laufmachine‘, ‘running machine&rsqu&hell…Read More
Will UCI Ban Chris Froome?
2017-12-13 17:11
Chris Froome could be facing a racing ban after urine tests revealed elevated levels of Salbutamol during the 2017 Vuelta a España. A urine sample from a test taken after stage 18 of… Read More
2017-11-20 19:46
Like countless other kids, Phil Gaimon grew up dreaming of being a professional athlete. But unlike countless other kids, he actually pulled it off. After years of amateur races, hard traini… Read More
2017-11-09 14:03
Gravel cycling is a glorious return to the purest roots of two-wheeled adventure. From farm roads and miners’ paths to the high passes of the Rockies and the Alps, gravel cycling and b… Read More
2017-10-08 19:57
Hello October and earlier sunsets. While many people end their season as we lose daylight, you can keep riding with the right lights. Recently we have been riding the local gravel trails at… Read More
History Of Shimano, February 1921
2017-06-26 18:36
In February 1921, Shozaburo Shimano opened Shimano Iron Works in Higashi Minato in Sakai City when he was 26 years old. On the site of a demolished celluloid factory, he rented a nearly 40-s… Read More
2017-06-09 21:52
Allied Cycle Works custom carbon fiber ECHO frameset weighs in at 800 grams for size 56cm. Hand made in the USA, it is very light for a full custom tube-to-tube bike that lets you choose the… Read More
2017-06-06 15:18
Ride the Revolution: The Inside Stories from Women in Cycling Featuring contributions from: Emma O’Reilly, the soigneur for the U.S. Postal Service Team and one of the people responsi… Read More
2017-06-04 14:48
If you are ever in Milan, Italy, do yourself a favor and visit the Bianchi Cafe. Serving Breakfast, lunch, happy hour or dinner, Bianchi Café & Cycles is open from morning to even… Read More
2017-05-25 12:00
A team of MIT researchers has designed a breathable workout suit with ventilating flaps that open and close in response to an athlete’s body heat and sweat. These flaps, which range fr… Read More
Alfonsina Strada Giro D’Italia In 1924
2017-05-24 12:58
Alfonsina Strada was an Italian cyclist and the only woman to race in the Giro d’Italia in 1924 when the organizers mistook her for a man. At the time newspapers called her The Devil i… Read More
2017-05-16 12:29
Alison Cohen is re-inventing the 
way people move in some of our largest cities by making bikes more accessible. Her company, Bicycle Transit Systems, which in 2017 formed a strategic… Read More
2017-05-10 14:47
“The mission at Going Places is to bring joy to deserving children from low income families by providing them with bikes, swim lessons, summer camp opportunities, and more. This will e… Read More
Col Du Tourmalet
2017-05-04 18:25
From time to time we plan on featuring epic rides and epic climbs as well. One of the first major climbs in the Tour de France, the Col du Tourmalet claimed its place in cycling legend in 19… Read More
Health Benefits Of Biking To Work
2017-05-02 13:00
A new study of commuters in the United Kingdom reveals that people who bike to work tend to live longer and are at lower risk of heart disease and cancer. Biking to work can y… Read More
Tesla Pays Employees To Commute By Bike
2017-04-30 12:34
TESLA has been growing so quickly that employees who drive to work often find themselves competing for limited parking spaces at the Palo Alto headquarters, Tesla has 6,000 employees at it… Read More
Dafne Schippers Bicycle Bridge
2017-04-26 13:00
At the border of the district ‘Oog in Al in Utrecht, the Netherlands, a bicycle bridge will arise over the Amsterdam Rijn canal, connecting the old inner city with the new district Le… Read More
2017-04-25 18:03
The new and improved 2017 National Bike Challenge site is now open and ready.The all-new National Bike Challenge is built for everyone, from avid road bikers to commuters to “once-in-a… Read More
Bob Cook Memorial Mt. Evans Hill Climb
2017-04-19 18:05
The Bob Cook Memorial Mt. Evans Hill climb is an iconic bicycle race that takes place on the highest paved road in the United States. Celebrating it’s 52nd year, it was run for the fir… Read More
My Esel Custom Wooden Bikes
2017-04-18 14:32
WOOD. Brings performance. Provides comfort. Think of tomorrow! My-Esel wooden frames are tested and certified according to ISO 4210-6: 2014,4. They are characterized by high stiffness and ar… Read More
Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge
2017-04-16 12:15
New Zealand’s Premier Cycling Event. From its humble beginnings in 1977 with just 26 participants, the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge has grown into NZ’s premier and largest cycling… Read More
Meet The Koppla Bike!
2017-04-14 00:24
By mixing the sense of a fixed gear with the flexibility of a BMX this bike is made to offer a fun yet efficient ride. The frame, which is interlaced like a rope, gives the bike strength an… Read More
FEND Foldable Bike Helmet
2017-04-11 14:28
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, wearing a helmet while cycling reduces the risk of head injury by as much as 80 percent? Common reasons people do not wear a helm… Read More
2017-04-09 18:50
It is already April and some of us may still be have some extra winter weight. While that weight could be fun on downhills, you will get dropped on climbs often. Cycling is an important part… Read More
Fabian Cancellara Book
2017-04-06 19:05
Fabian “Spartacus” Cancellara born 18 March 1981 in Wohlen bei Bern, Switzerland llast rode for UCI ProTeam Trek–Segafredo. He began cycling with an old bike at age 13.&nbs&hell…Read More
Car-Free Days At National Parks – USA
2017-04-05 13:00
Glacier National Park One of the best kept secrets is the spring season when the Going-to-the-Sun Road is closed to cars, but open to bikers and walkers, providing a quieter glimpse into th… Read More
El Diablo Of Cycling
2017-04-04 14:21
El Diablo is a fixture on the international cycling scene. Inspired by the “red kite”, or “flamme rouge” in French, a triangle-shaped piece of red cloth announci… Read More
Cafe Du Monde Coffee
2017-04-03 13:41
Coffee first came to North America by way of New Orleans back in the mid-1700’s. It was successfully cultivated in Martinique about 1720, and the French brought coffee with them as t… Read More
April Showers – Rain Gear
2017-04-02 15:18
April has arrived and soon we will have steady rain day and night. While April showers bring May flowers, this year stay dry and have fun cycling in the rain. We recommend the Endura line of… Read More
Hot Bath Similar To Exercising?
2017-03-31 14:53
As cyclists we all know how relaxing a hot bath can be after a long or chilly ride. What if your hot bath was just as effective as cycling or running when it comes to your health? In fact, m… Read More
Bamboo Bikes
2017-03-30 14:34
Could Bamboo be the future of cycling? Bamboo bicycle frames are very stiff, transferring power efficiently; are durable, resisting damage from stress and impacts; are comfortable, surp… Read More
Randonnée Dolomites
2017-03-28 17:33
Let Rapha Travel challenge and inspire you, and fuel your passion for cycling. Rapha Randonnées: point-to-point itineraries in cycling’s classic territories, and in select desti… Read More
2017-03-27 15:59
The Time-Crunched Cyclist reveals the fastest way to get fit for road racing, century rides, gravel grinders, cyclocross, Gran Fondos, and mountain bike events. With elite cycling coach Chr… Read More
2017-03-25 13:57
The Outer Banks is 105 miles of sand, sea, surf and sunshine, and you can ride all 105 of them. From Duck down to Ocracoke, rich salt marshes give way to pristine beaches giving you the peac… Read More
Wheels 4 Life
2017-03-24 14:30
Wheels 4 Life is a non-profit charity (501c(3)), that provides bicycles to people in great need of transportation throughout the developing world. Working with volunteers in the field, local… Read More
2017-03-23 12:00
Operating in the United States, Canada, Israel and Sierra Leone, Trips for Kids® (TFK®) has opened the world of cycling to over 140,500 at-risk youth since 1988 through mountain bike… Read More
2017-03-20 12:00
Camelbak Bottle Design Contest! Design the 2017 NICA – Camelbak Sea Otter Limited Edition Water Bottle AND Win a $500 Camelbak Gift Card for your Team! Camelbak is partnering wit… Read More
New Orleans To Double Biking In 2017
2017-03-19 17:09
New Orleans has rapidly become one of the nation’s leading cities for bike transportation. About one in 30 residents commute by bike, double the rate from 2007 and sixth highest rate a… Read More
Award Winning Bikes Of NAHBS 2017
2017-03-18 15:42
Award winning bikes of the North American Handmade Bicycle Show. Rock West Composites – Cargo Bike The Cargo Bikes is a collaboration between Sam Garfield, James Lyons, and Rylan… Read More
Cycling For Charity
2017-03-17 13:21
Many charities have bike rides to raise funds and awareness. Some will even help you with training for the event. None of the rides are competitive, so you can ride at your own pace and have… Read More
Lumos Helmet Named Design Of The Year
2017-03-15 15:24
The annual Beazley’s Designs of the Year award by the London Design Museum is a prestigious exhibition featuring 70 designs nominated by industry experts that ‘promote… Read More
2017-03-14 16:55
We highly recommend the Trek factory tour. See the bikes being painted and even built up close. Visit the Trek world headquarters in Waterloo, WI and learn about the history of the bike… Read More
2017-03-12 12:00
The world renowned Mayo Clinic researchers say interval training may have anti-aging benefits at the cellular level. The new study, published in the journal Cell Metabolism, involved 72 sede… Read More
2017-03-11 20:11
Winning the Giro d’Italia and Tour de France in one season is something that has not happened since 1998. In modern cycling this is seen as an impossible dream. Experts comme… Read More
April Showers Cycling In The Rain
2017-03-10 13:00
“And it rained all night and then all day The drops were the size of your hands and face The worms come out to see what’s up” -Thom Yorke March 21st signals the arrival of… Read More
Tour Of Ara
2017-03-09 13:00
The Tour of Ara, named for the Southern Hemisphere constellation of Ara, is a prestige race that is ridden mostly on South African-built steel racing bicycles in the proud tradition… Read More
Dassi Graphene Frame 750g
2017-03-08 14:00
UK bike manufacturer Dassi has launched the world’s first bike frame that contains graphene. The new frame that contains graphene weighs 750g, although Dassi claims that they may… Read More
Nova Eroica Buonconvento
2017-03-07 17:51
Nova Eroica Buonconvento means re-opening our white roads to modern bikes, while staying on the L’Eroica permanent route. Eroica is “the beauty of fatigue and the thrill of the c… Read More
The Japanese Odyssey
2017-03-06 15:29
The Japanese Odyssey is an epic 2,400 km endurance bicycle journey across central Japan. The event has a fourteen-day time limit which is imposed by the organizers of The Japanese… Read More
Earn Your Strava Name
2017-03-04 15:50
Portland agency The Program recently launched a website called Earn Your Name, which gives you a nickname based on your Strava activities. The website will generate your nickname, basic… Read More
Lizzie Armitstead Steadfast
2017-03-03 13:00
In this brilliant and unique autobiography Lizzie Armitstead takes the reader to the heart of the most demanding of endurance sports and the challenges faced by one of its most gifted compet… Read More
JO Coffee
2017-03-02 13:00
Jo Coffee is a member of the Specialty Coffee Association of America, Rainforest Alliance, Fair Trade USA and Slow Food USA. Their SingleCup Jo for K-Cup brewers was the first… Read More
South American Epic
2017-03-01 13:00
The South American Epic is a challenging expedition exploring the vastness and diversity of South America by bike. This is the only South American bicycle trip that covers the continent… Read More
Markus Stöckl 167.6kph World Record
2017-02-28 15:22
Austrian Markus ‘Mad Max’ Stöckl set a new world record on December 31, 2016 while riding down a 45-degree slope in the Chilean desert, his top speed was 167.6km (… Read More
2017-02-27 14:45
Xiamen, China is a tourist-friendly city with beaches, public gardens and impressive architecture. Featuring mild weather and a relatively small population (just under 2 million) compared to… Read More
Recycled Tire Art
2017-02-26 15:31
Recycled materials artist Blake McFarland uses recycled rubber tires to create amazing life-like sculptures of tire animals. Each Sculpture uses strategically placed tires which are wo… Read More

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