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Bloomberg Wealth: Why New Bitcoin Investors Are Taking the Risk

Bloomberg Wealth: Why New Bitcoin Investors Are Taking the Risk

They know they’re late. They know it’s risky. And yet they’re just now buying their first bits of Bitcoin.What are they thinking?It comes down to FOMO. Their friends. A future in which they see themselves bequeathing Bitcoin unto their children as if...

Nite Ize Introduces Game Changing Phone Mount for Cyclists

BOULDER, Colo. – Jan. 20, 2021 – Nite Ize® , a leading manufacturer of innovative solution-based products, today launched the Squeeze Rotating Bar Mount for hands-free phone viewing on a bike, jogging stroller, wheelchair or exercise bike. Available in...

Soon, glide unfazed on 5.5-km long cycling track

Soon, glide unfazed on 5.5-km long cycling track

Vadodara: Imagine a day when you can throw worry to the wind and pedal carefree across the city! That day may not be far off for the growing tribe of Barodian cyclists, if the first-of-its-kind cycling track takes shape as planned. The civic body with the help of BYCS...

Cycling friends pedal 1,000 miles in a month

Cycling friends pedal 1,000 miles in a month

LOCKDOWN restrictions forced a pair of cycling friends to change course — but they still clocked up 1,000 miles in a month.Marlon Perez and Simon Beech planned to ride 215 miles along the Transpennine Trail to raise cash for people affected by Hurricanes Eta and...

Fuel Up for Your Indoor Cycling Rides With These Tips

Fuel Up for Your Indoor Cycling Rides With These Tips

In the midst of freezing winter temps, many of us have been churning out our miles on the indoor trainer . With the emergence of smart trainers and virtual races, stay-at-home riding has now become an important training tool for many riders.Indoor cycling is great for...

The downfall of the Paule Ka team

The downfall of the Paule Ka team

Lizzy Banks (Equipe Paule Ka) wins stage 4 of the 2020 Giro Rosa in Tivoli, Italy. (Photo by Luc Claessen/Getty Images) Geneva is well known as one of Europe’s most expensive cities, but when Bigla-Katusha team manager Thomas Campana met businessman, Matthias...

Specialized S-Works Ares Road Shoe Is Powerful and Comfortable

Specialized S-Works Ares Road Shoe Is Powerful and Comfortable

Price: $425 Weight: 303 grams (with Shimano cleat, size 44.5) Style: Road cycling The right shoe for: Riders looking for that extra edge, and riders who constantly struggle with hot spots and uneven pressure.The newest addition to the Specialized S-Works family of...

D’hoore to retire in 2021 but ‘not counting down the days’

D’hoore to retire in 2021 but ‘not counting down the days’

Jolien D'hoore has told Cyclingnews that she will retire from professional bike racing at the end of this year but that she is not counting down the days.The Belgian sprinter has had a successful 15-year career in both road and track racing, and she intends to enjoy...

Sarah Gigante goes solo to win Santos Festival of Cycling stage 2

Sarah Gigante goes solo to win Santos Festival of Cycling stage 2

Sarah Gigante (Team Garmin Australia) won the second stage of the women’s racing at the Santos Festival of Cycling, using the climb halfway through to escape before settling in for a solo ride of more than 40 kilometres to the Lobethal finish line.Attempts to...

8 best cycling socks for all weather

8 best cycling socks for all weather

Each pair had to be comfortable, look good and perform well in varied conditions From careless motorists to pro-level doping, there are plenty of topics guaranteed to get any red-blooded cyclist riled up. But if you really want to spark a debate, just mention socks....

Life in full colour: Inside paintworks Fatcreations

Life in full colour: Inside paintworks Fatcreations

When a heart problem stopped Alistair McLean from cycling, a hobby became an obsession and Fatcreations Custom Paint was born Words : Sam Challis Photography : Geoff WaughIn front of me is a Cervélo S5, but to my eye it is more beautiful than anything the...

Volta ao Algarve 2021 postponed due to coronavirus

Volta ao Algarve 2021 postponed due to coronavirus

Remco Evenepoel (Photo by Tim de Waele/Getty Images) The 2021 Volta ao Algarve has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.Portugal’s biggest stage race is a popular starting point in the season for many big-name riders, but the 2021 edition has been...

Liv Cycling adds three cyclists to expanding Liv Racing roster

Liv Cycling adds three cyclists to expanding Liv Racing roster

Liv Cycling has announced the expansion of Liv Racing and its 2021 roster, officially welcoming Linda Indergand (SUI), Sarah Hill (RSA), and Dani Johnson (USA) to the team.Hill and Indergand join the Liv Factory Racing off-road team and will compete on the world stage...

Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Chamonix Valley, France

Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Chamonix Valley, France

Photo submitted by Scott Cornish , “Sub zero temperatures have meant compacted, solid snow suitable for the 29er wheels! Winter rides in the Chamonix Valley (Image by myself using a timer and tripod.)”We always love seeing photos from where you are riding...

Comox Valley Cycling Coalition advocates wider bridge

Comox Valley Cycling Coalition advocates wider bridge

A multi-use bridge proposed at 6th Street would provide a cyclist/pedestrian connection between downtown Courtenay and Simms Park. Graphic supplied If a 6th Street multi-use bridge ever comes into fruition, the Comox Valley Cycling Coalition hopes it will be widened a...

Outride Grants now Open for 2021

Photo: Outride Outride has opened their Winter 2021 grants for Riding for Focus and the Outride Fund programs. The grants are open to schools, community programs, coaches, teams, and others to enhance inclusivity and equity in the sport.Outride awarded more than...

Cycling Weekly January 21 issue

Cycling Weekly January 21 issue

Staying in? Subscribe and Get CW delivered to your door Boris Johnson’s seven-mile ride and the ensuing furore highlighted how the rules on staying local for exercise are not workable for cyclists.A minister and the head of the Met Police have already said if...

10 riders to watch at the Santos Festival of Cycling

10 riders to watch at the Santos Festival of Cycling

The men’s and women’s Tour Down Under may be cancelled this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic but the racing is still continuing in South Australia with a four-day National Road Series (NRS) event. The Santos Festival of Cycling NRS race will run from...

Justin Williams signs sponsorship deal with Red Bull

Justin Williams signs sponsorship deal with Red Bull

American rider Justin Williams has signed a sponsorship deal with Red Bull, joining an exclusive club of riders sponsored by the energy drink manufacturer.Williams is the co-founder of the L39ION of Los Angeles team, which he set up with his brother, Cory, in 2019....

Ane Santesteban boosts firepower at Team BikeExchange

Ane Santesteban boosts firepower at Team BikeExchange

One of the new riders to watch at the reinvented Team BikeExchange is Spaniard Ane Santesteban, who stepped up to the Women's WorldTeam after delivering results that highlighted her potential to be a powerful ally when the gradient increases. Billed as a climber with...

Emily Batty Signs With Canyon

Emily Batty Signs With Canyon

Canyon has announced that it has signed Emily Batty for 2021 and beyond.The 32-year-old XCO racer has earned four Canadian National Championship titles, two third-place World Cup overall rankings, two World Championship bronze medals, and a fourth place at the Rio...

Manchester Velodrome: Plans for urgent repairs approved

Manchester Velodrome: Plans for urgent repairs approved

The track has been used by Team GB cyclists including Dame Sarah Storey and Sir Bradley Wiggins Urgent repairs to Manchester Velodrome have been approved after a report warned investment was needed to prevent "catastrophic" building failures. In November,...

Bicycle Companies Create Cycling Marketing Board To Fuel Bike Boom

Bicycle Companies Create Cycling Marketing Board To Fuel Bike Boom

marketing bicycle The newly-created Cycling Marketing Board (CMB) aims to do for bicycle sales what the Milk Marketing Board once did for milk.CMB has been formed by Fusion Media, a marketing communications agency specializing in cycling, and is paid for by bicycle...

Broken leg delays Will Barta’s racing season

Broken leg delays Will Barta’s racing season

Will Barta’s debut for EF Education-Nippo has been pushed back after the American crashed following an incident with a dog during a training session in Norway.Barta based his off-season in Europe and was out on a training ride in December when a dog ran out in...

Get third off a Beurer daylight therapy lamp!

Get third off a Beurer daylight therapy lamp!

With short days and gloomy weather, this time of year can be tough for everyone, but for some people, the lack of sunlight can lead to Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), a type of depression. The good news is, light therapy has been found to be one of the most...

Rouvy cycling app now available on Wattbike smart bikes

Rouvy cycling app now available on Wattbike smart bikes

Wattbike has announced that its smart bikes will now work with the Rouvy indoor cycling app .The app’s integration into Wattbike’s Atom , AtomX, Nucleus, Pro and Trainer models means they can now change their resistance to match the gradient profiles on...

How to host your own Zwift MeetUp to ride with friends

How to host your own Zwift MeetUp to ride with friends

With outdoor social cycling time either non-existent or pared down to an absolute minimum for many right now, it’s never been more important to know how to interact with your riding buddies digitally. Cafe rides, club-runs and early-season sportives have been...

Best mountain bike pedals | 19 of our favourites tried and tested

Best mountain bike pedals | 19 of our favourites tried and tested

Pedals have a difficult job. For starters, they’re one of the three contact points where your body and your bike meet, so have to provide a suitable interface as well as an element of control.But they’re also the means by which you transmit the power in...

Cyclist overcomes rare condition to return to World Tour

Cyclist overcomes rare condition to return to World Tour

New Zealand cyclist Georgia Williams believes she is "fully recovered" from RED-S syndrome and ready to get back to being the rider she was three years ago. Georgia Williams celebrates winning the national road race title in 2018. Photo: Photosport In 2018...

US Postal Star Scott Mercier Gets PEZ’d!

US Postal Star Scott Mercier Gets PEZ’d!

Ex-rider interview: What could have been and what about the consequences? Scott Mercier wasn’t going to go down the doping road and turned his back on a US Postal professional career. But there is more to the man from Colorado as Ed Hood found out. Scott...

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