Brian Bushman lost his sight at age 14. He didn't lose his love for cycling. So, he adapted and learned to echolocate, like a bat, so he could continue to ride his mountain bike. Wild. Anyone who rides a mountain bike on downhill terrain knows how perilous it can be. Well, imagine riding downhill without... Continue Reading →
Two Kona sponsored riders, Barry Wicks and Eric Tonkin, conquer two tough climbs on Maui.
Salsa Cycles has released the images for their 2020 line up of Warbird bikes. For 2020, this is largely a color update as the Warbird received a major frame and fork redesign last season. The big news other than paint is that for 2020 GRX components will be featured on some of the bikes in... Continue Reading →
Manon Carpenter gives race prep a rest for some adventure riding in this multi-day tour of the 3,000-meter Mont Thabor in the French Alps. Alongside guide Emily Horridge, Carpenter and crew ride and hike 112 kilometers and 5,052 meters in elevation gain over three days, staying in mountain refuges along the way. Filmed by Laurence... Continue Reading →
The power meter wars are in full thrust and consumers are winning. The latest win, Stages announced a drop in price for its entire power meter range with immediate effect. Starting now, a Shimano 105 single-sided power crank arm will cost $299, down from $429. The entire lineup moving from there is reduced as well.... Continue Reading →
The Tour Divide is a 2750 mile (4400 km) unsupported mountain bike race from Banff, Canada to Antelope Wells on the Mexican border. The Length of Time documents the race from a rider's perspective telling the story of Josh Ibbett’s ride. See the emotional highs and lows of this classic bikepacking race from the inside.... Continue Reading →
Renee McGregor, a sports dieticians, says she has seen a five-fold increase in the number of male cyclists being referred with eating disorders in the last year. McGregor has worked with Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth Games teams. She attributes the rise to irresponsible coaching, ‘win at all costs’ culture and social media. Renee McGregor in... Continue Reading →
For the third year in a row, Zwift has released its “10,000 Calorie Mission”, time to ride off those cookies. Starting the 10,000 Calorie Mission After you login to Zwift, you can sign up for the mission from the Zwift startup screen by clicking “Let’s do this” in the mission box. Burning those Calories You've... Continue Reading →
Wyn gets into cycling to promote Wales’ cycling trails but is caught out cheating by Charlotte when he gets a taxi back to the office. Props to the guy for riding that well without cleats on his shoes!