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Tokyo Olympics: BMX Freestyle gallery

Tokyo Olympics: BMX Freestyle gallery

Australia's Logan Martin in the BMX freestyle final at the Ariake Urban Sports Park during the Tokyo Olympic Games (Image credit: Getty Images Sport) The nine women who would later take to the park to decide who would become the first ever Olympic medallists in the...

2022 Honda Monkey ABS First Look

2022 Honda Monkey ABS First Look

Honda introduced the 2022 Monkey ABS which now features the same 124cc two-valve, overhead-cam, air-cooled engine that powers Honda’s latest Grom . This means the new Monkey ABS now has an additional fifth gear. “While the Monkey has been a hit in the U.S....

8 great exercise bikes and alternatives to Peloton

8 great exercise bikes and alternatives to Peloton

Pro-Form At $1,895 a pop, Peloton stationary bikes are not for the budget-conscious. But there are plenty of alternatives for a fraction of the cost if you still want to stream spin classes from home .If you want a taste of the Peloton experience at a fraction of the...

Cycling through Placer County

Cycling through Placer County

One Lincoln Hills group greets another. Lincoln Hills groups leave at the same time but head for different destinations at varying levels of intensity. Life in the Bike LaneCycling in a small (four to 10 member) group often adds to the joy of the ride. Larger groups...

Money Monday: Breaking the paycheck-to-paycheck cycle

Money Monday: Breaking the paycheck-to-paycheck cycle

00:00 00:00 space play / pause q unload | stop f fullscreen shift + ← → slower / faster ↑ ↓ volume m mute ← → seek . seek to previous 1 2 … 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% Millions of Americans are struggling to pay their bills,...

Powless extends with EF Education-Nippo after San Sebastian win

Powless extends with EF Education-Nippo after San Sebastian win

Neilson Powless after his victory in San Sebastian (Image credit: Getty Images Sport) After taking his first professional victory at the Clasica San Sebastian on Saturday, Neilson Powless has extended his contract with EF Education-Nippo , the team...

Mongoose welcomes you to Dirtvana!

Mongoose welcomes you to Dirtvana!

Every rider has gone through lows and highs, and nothing beats the re-inspiration you feel after coming out of a slump with a new trick, a bigger gap or a new place to shred. Mongoose decided to capture that feeling (and launch their creative campaign for 2021) with...

Rally Cycling aims for UCI Women’s WorldTour in 2022

Rally Cycling aims for UCI Women’s WorldTour in 2022

Rally Cycling is aiming for the UCI Women’s WorldTour next year.Officials from the U.S. team recently confirmed their intention to file for UCI Women’s WorldTour license for 2022 and 2023.“We’ve grown every year since 2007 and this is the next...

Best Bike Locks of 2021: Secure Your Bike with Confidence

Best Bike Locks of 2021: Secure Your Bike with Confidence

Whether you commute to work or school, ride your bike to run errands, or you just really appreciate a leisurely mid-ride café stop, you need a bike lock. Even if you’re only in a shop for 30 seconds, securing your bike somewhere, somehow, is critical when...

Results and Highlights From Track Cycling at the Tokyo Olympics

Results and Highlights From Track Cycling at the Tokyo Olympics

The Tokyo Olympics officially kicked off with the Opening Ceremony on July 23, and now cycling fans have 16 days of competition to look forward to.Who said anything about withdrawal from the Tour de France ?→ Sign up for Bicycling All Access for the latest...

How to get started at track cycling

How to get started at track cycling

The thrill of the boards, the massive gains you can expect in stamina and explosive power, the chance to emulate Sir Chris Hoy or Laura Kenny… track cycling has something to offer nearly every rider, and it’s loads of fun. So how do you get started with...

China’s world-record run secures 1st track cycling gold

China’s world-record run secures 1st track cycling gold

China's Bao Shanju and Zhong Tianshi celebrate winning Tokyo 2020 Olympics track cycling women's team sprint gold at Izu Velodrome, Shizuoka, Japan, Aug. 2, 2021. China women's team set a new world record in sprint to bring the country its first-ever track cycling...

San Sebastián BREAKDOWN: Powless – Biggest US Talent!

Ten San Sebastián Takeaways: Neilson Powless finished off a great days work by the EF Education-Nippo team to win a wet Clásica San Sebastián on Saturday. A wonderful result for Powless, his team and US cycling. Spencer Martin has his ‘Ten...

Jai Hindley to miss Vuelta a España due to saddle sores

Jai Hindley to miss Vuelta a España due to saddle sores

Jai Hindley will not participate in the Vuelta a España , with fellow Australian Chris Hamilton taking his place in the Team DSM squad for the race.Hindley was provisionally named in DSM’s eight-man line-up last week and he returned to racing for the...

Cycling-Lucky escape for Australian Porter after handlebar failure

Cycling-Lucky escape for Australian Porter after handlebar failure

IZU, Aug 2 (Reuters) - Australian track cyclist Alexander Porter had a lucky escape when his handlebars failed while he was riding at 60kph in the qualifying round at the Olympics on Monday.The Australian quartet looked set for a fast time before Porter crashed...

Koen de Kort retires and moves into Trek-Segafredo management

Koen de Kort retires and moves into Trek-Segafredo management

Koen de Kort has announced his official retirement from professional racing after a long and distinguished career in which he built a reputation as one of the most respected and experienced road captains in the WorldTour.The news comes two months after de Kort...

Cycling-China’s Bao and Zhong retain women’s team sprint title

Cycling-China’s Bao and Zhong retain women’s team sprint title

IZU, Japan, Aug 2 (Reuters) - China successfully defended their Olympic women's team sprint title by defeating Germany in the final as the track cycling programme got underway at the Izu Velodrome on Monday.Bao Shanju and Zhong Tianshi, who broke China's own world...

Cycling-China break world record in women’s team sprint

Cycling-China break world record in women’s team sprint

IZU, Japan, Aug 2 (Reuters) - China's women broke their own team sprint world record with a time of 31.804 seconds to beat Lithuania in the first round at the Olympics on Monday.The Chinese pair of Bao Shanju and Zhong Tianshi bettered the 32.034 mark set by Zhong and...

Five of the biggest transfer rumours in the professional peloton

Five of the biggest transfer rumours in the professional peloton

We have entered the period of the year where teams can now announce who they have signed for the 2022 season, with some very big names expected to be on the move.Some riders will be leaving teams that they have been at for multiple seasons, others will be leaving...

Olympics: Denmark quickest in men’s team pursuit qualifying

Olympics: Denmark quickest in men’s team pursuit qualifying

Denmark were quickest in men's team pursuit qualifying. (Image credit: Getty) Switzerland in qualifying action (Image credit: Getty) Filippo Ganna leads the Italian quartet (Image credit: Getty) Australia's challenge was interrupted by a crash. (Image credit: Getty)...

Olympics: China win women’s team sprint

Olympics: China win women’s team sprint

China won the first gold medal on the track at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday, beating Germany in the women’s Team Sprint final.China set a new world record of 31.804 in qualifying and then set a winning time of 31.895 in the ride-off for gold. Germany was close,...

Langford resident cycling 800km, raising $2,500 for sick children

Langford resident cycling 800km, raising $2,500 for sick children

Sharon MacDonald’s 10-year-old bike, which has travelled over 2,600 kilometres and raised more than $5,000 for sick children in Canada. (Photo courtesy of Sharon MacDonald) For her fourth year in a row retired Langford resident Sharon MacDonald is taking her...

Arctic Race of Norway 2021 – Preview

Arctic Race of Norway 2021 – Preview

After a year off the calendar due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Arctic Race of Norway returns on Thursday August 5 for four days of racing in the far north of the country.The eighth edition of the race, which heads into Finland for the first time, is run at 2.Pro...

Trek reimagines Roscoe as hardcore hardtail for 2022

Trek reimagines Roscoe as hardcore hardtail for 2022

Trek’s Roscoe hardtail has been a staple of the American brand’s line-up for some time, but the latest version goes back to the drawing board as a progressive trail ripper.Once seen as a capable entry-level cross-country hardtail mountain bike , the Roscoe...

Olympics-Cycling-China break world record in women’s team sprint

Olympics-Cycling-China break world record in women’s team sprint

Slideshow ( 3 images ) IZU, Japan (Reuters) - China’s women broke their own team sprint world record with a time of 31.804 seconds to beat Lithuania in the first round at the Olympics on Monday.The Chinese pair of Bao Shanju and Zhong Tianshi bettered the 32.034...

What You Need to Know About Columbus Cycling Events

What You Need to Know About Columbus Cycling Events

Perotonia Since 2009, we have hosted weekend ride events every year.However, the pandemic has been forced into a very popular cycling event. Adopt a virtual dedicated platform in 2020. 11,000 people participated in the virtual event and completed the tasks of their...

Olympics-Cycling-Germany smash women’s team pursuit world record

Olympics-Cycling-Germany smash women’s team pursuit world record

IZU, Japan (Reuters) -Germany fired the opening salvo in the battle for women’s team pursuit gold with a massive world record in qualifying as the Olympic track cycling programme began on Monday. Slideshow ( 3 images ) The German quartet of Franziska Brausse,...

Olympics-Cycling-Fans finally get up close at Izu velodrome

Olympics-Cycling-Fans finally get up close at Izu velodrome

By Martyn HermanIZU, Japan (Reuters) – After more than a week of spectatorless Olympic arenas, fans arriving to the Izu Velodrome on Monday to view the action at close quarters are a welcome tonic for the beleaguered Games.A 50% capacity of up to 1,800 is...

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