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Softshell vs hardshell jackets: what’s the difference?

Softshell vs hardshell jackets: what’s the difference?

If you’re planning to ride in cold or wet weather, you’ll want to get your kit right in order to stay warm and dry. However, there’s a bewildering array of jackets to choose from to protect you from the elements.Bike clothing brands sell a range of...

Improve walking and cycling in Melton

Improve walking and cycling in Melton

222295_01 Melton council are looking for ways to improve walking and cycling infrastructure in the city.Key areas of improvement include improvements to existing paths, new paths and additional add-ons to paths such as seating, water fountains, bike parking and...

Ohio woman completes Ironman

Ohio woman completes Ironman

ASHLAND Tabitha Coyer just wanted to finish, and she did.The 46-year-old owner of Ambiance Salon recently completed an Ironman Triathlon in Muncie, Ind., in 15 hours, 50 minutes and 30 seconds. The event must be completed in 16 hours.An Ironman Triathlon is one of a...

Tweets of the week: Did Geraint Thomas run over a small child?

Tweets of the week: Did Geraint Thomas run over a small child?

Yes, that image above is of Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas standing over a child who appears to have fallen down.Normally, we'd be concerned, but regardless as to whether not this incident is due to some foul play on Thomas' part, we'll give him a free pass,...

Broadway cycle track has other uses

Broadway cycle track has other uses

Bill Marshall, right, rides on the new cycle track constructed on north Broadway following a Nov. 20 block party, held to celebrate the forthcoming reopening of the street. Jordan Shearer | jshearer@postbulletin.com This is not a question, but a comment on your Nov....

Board & Buckle celebrates 50 years in Grand Junction

Board & Buckle celebrates 50 years in Grand Junction

Davis Findley has owned the Board & Buckle for 18 years and has been working at the store since 1993. Photos by MCKENZIE LANGE/The Daily Sentinel Davis Findley, owner of Board & Buckle Ski and Cyclery, 2822 North Ave., visits with Trustyn Miller on Friday...

Winter nutrition: How to fuel your fire

Winter nutrition: How to fuel your fire

The days are getting shorter and the mercury is plummeting. Winter is here. Maintaining a consistent training load during the British winter can be difficult. The cold, dark days envelop us in a battle with both the elements and motivation.As the weather worsens (yes,...

Humour by Rehana Munir: A pedestrian’s view of cycling

Humour by Rehana Munir: A pedestrian’s view of cycling

“Hot and overcast. I take my gear out of the car and put my bike together. Tourists and locals are watching from sidewalk cafés. Non-racers. The emptiness of those lives shocks me.” So begins Tim Krabbé’s The Rider, the Dutch cycling...

A Metaverse Skeptic Is Starting to Believe. Here’s Why.

A Metaverse Skeptic Is Starting to Believe. Here’s Why.

I confess that I’ve been skeptical about Facebook, sorry, Meta Platforms’ vision of the metaverse, with virtual meetings, virtual concerts, and Ready Player One-style virtual worlds.But I had a revelation recently while pedaling away at home on my road...

Does cycling shoe stiffness actually matter?

Does cycling shoe stiffness actually matter?

It’s long been assumed that stiff clipless cycling shoes offer increased performance and efficiency benefits compared to more flexible shoes. However, a new study from the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Colorado suggests that’s...

Why Peloton Stock Fell Off the Bicycle Today

Why Peloton Stock Fell Off the Bicycle Today

What happened Despite the best efforts of Deutsche Bank, shares of stationary bike and treadmill maker Peloton Interactive ( NASDAQ:PTON ) took a tumble in Friday trading and are down 3% as of 11:30 a.m. ET. So what In a note out this morning, Deutsche Bank announced...

Ineos Grenadiers unveil BioRacer kit design for 2022

Ineos Grenadiers unveil BioRacer kit design for 2022

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Patrick Lefevere to back NXTG women’s team in 2022

Patrick Lefevere to back NXTG women’s team in 2022

Patrick Lefevere will fund a women’s team in 2022.Through his recruitment agency Experza, which he founded with Sylvie Anraed in 2010, Lefevere will back the NXTG Racing squad from next year. The team will be known as NXTG by Experza.It may be considered a...

A guide to bicycle snow tires and other winter cycling gear

A guide to bicycle snow tires and other winter cycling gear

Winter cycling is glorious. Sure. But in most parts of Canada and a large stretch of the United States, the snow and ice also make it considerably more challenging.Yes, we’ve seen flashes of the fanciful Europeans cycling in droves in the wintertime....

The Race for Youth

The Race for Youth

"It's a weight on your shoulders, because you know you've got two years until you're the same age as someone who's won the Tour twice."It's a thought-provoking view from the ranks offered up by British elite under-23 rider Tom Portsmouth. He's talking about...

How cycling taught me freedom and love

Also in this package When I was about 5 or 6 years old, my mother set me down on a purple banana-seat bike. She gripped the back of the seat while I found my balance. Then she gave me a push and let me go, calling, “Pedal, pedal, pedal, glide!” as I rode...

10 riders in the men’s peloton with a point to prove in 2022

10 riders in the men’s peloton with a point to prove in 2022

The dust has only recently settled on another breathless road season, but teams and riders are already putting together their plans for the 2022 campaign and setting their objectives.While every rider essentially has something to prove next year, and uses that to...

More students to benefit from Delta cycling course

More students to benefit from Delta cycling course

The city has been working on a new cycling master plan to develop a well-connected and complete network The HUB course is aimed at empowering youth to be safe and confident on city bike routes and streets. Delta council recently instructed staff to see how it can...

Design for Living: Cycling the Brooklyn Bridge

Cyclist on the new Brooklyn Bridge cycleway in New York. Photo / suppliedIt's not pretty. Brooklyn Bridge in New York now has a dedicated cycleway: it's too narrow, it's an ugly feature on one of the most famous bridges in the world, and yet it's bloody wonderful. To...

What You Need to Know About a Healthy Calorie Deficit

What You Need to Know About a Healthy Calorie Deficit

It sounds simple enough: To lose weight, you expend more calories than you take in—a.k.a. you create a calorie deficit. If you were to judge this weight loss tip on social media chatter, it would probably rank pretty high in ways to shed pounds. But it can also...

Wahoo SYSTM: your complete guide

Wahoo SYSTM: your complete guide

Wahoo SYSTM is an indoor training app designed mainly for indoor cycling. Its training plan builder creates a programme tailored to your targets and level of fitness.It’s pitched at dedicated athletes who want to complete a number of sessions a week as part of a...

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