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Six most common cycling fears and how to overcome them

Six most common cycling fears and how to overcome them

Sports psychologist Dr Josephine Perry explains how to put cycling fears back in their boxCycling is pitched as a cheap way to commute to work, an efficient amble into nature, an excellent path to fitness and an exhilarating way to get your competitive juices flowing....

266 cyclists ride in Tour of Farmington

It was a banner year for Tour of Farmington with 266 riders.Bike shops Clemmons Bicycle, Skinny Wheels Bike Shop, Paul’s Cycling and Fitness, and CrossRoads Cycling provided support and gear. The Davie County Sheriff’s Office assited with parking and at...

New Zealand retirees cycling their way across Australia, again

New Zealand retirees cycling their way across Australia, again

Cindy and Del Henley take a break from cycling along the Nullarbor, near Yalata. Chances are if you're driving across the Nullarbor linking Western Australia and South Australia you'll see cyclists making the arduous trek on two wheels. Del and Cindy Henley, 81 years...

Calgary’s recovery rate for stolen bikes improving, police say

Calgary’s recovery rate for stolen bikes improving, police say

Tom Brodrovics pictured with his recovered mountain bike. (Helen Pike/CBC) When Tom Brodrovics's $10,000 mountain bike disappeared from his Calgary garage, he thought it was gone for good.Stories about stolen bikes don't usually have a happy ending, and his had been...

Oktoberfest, cycling this weekend

Oktoberfest, cycling this weekend

Two unique events, free to the public, are taking place in Dunlap September 30-October 1. With a base of Harris Park, Cycle Sequatchie Century returns for cycling rides of varying length, and for the first time, Oktoberfest is being held.Oktoberfest, the traditional...

Froome left with ‘shredded elbow’

Froome left with ‘shredded elbow’

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome said he was left with a "shredded elbow" after slamming into a car door that opened just as he was riding past.Froome said in a video on TikTok that he got "doored" on a ride in Monaco on...

Van Rysel Men’s Mid-Season Long-Sleeved Road Cycling Jersey Racer

Van Rysel Men’s Mid-Season Long-Sleeved Road Cycling Jersey Racer

2022 Van Rysel Men's Mid-Season Long-Sleeved Road Cycling Jersey Racer.jpg At road.cc every product is thoroughly tested for as long as it takes to get a proper insight into how well it works. Our reviewers are experienced cyclists that we trust to be objective. While...

In a city built for cars, Angelenos discover the joys of cycling

In a city built for cars, Angelenos discover the joys of cycling

(Illustration by Jenni Sparks) With 7.6 million registered cars, 650 miles of freeway and nearly 6 million parking spots, Los Angeles isn't the most welcoming place for bicycles.A shame, yes. But Angelenos are riding through it anyway. And they're having a blast. Ask...

What is skin cycling? Experts explain the TikTok skin care trend

What is skin cycling? Experts explain the TikTok skin care trend

It may sound like a workout for your face, but skin cycling is actually a routine that prioritizes rest and recovery for your skin. The method was coined by Dr. Whitney Bowe and has taken off on TikTok with other skin care experts and novices alike touting its skin...

In a city built for cars, Angelenos discover the joys of cycling

In a city built for cars, Angelenos discover the joys of cycling

With 7.6 million registered cars, 650 miles of freeway and nearly 6 million parking spots, Los Angeles isn’t the most welcoming place for bicycles.A shame, yes. But Angelenos are riding through it anyway. And they’re having a blast. Ask anyone who’s...

Hope EVO 155 Cranks say bigger isn’t always better

Hope EVO 155 Cranks say bigger isn’t always better

Hope Technology has added a 155mm crank length option to its line of UK-Made EVO Cranks, forged and CNC machined from 7150 series aluminum. Until today, the shortest cranks you could get from Hope were 165mm, a length commonly available from most manufacturers....

Gravel bike clothing: what should I wear for gravel riding?

Gravel bike clothing: what should I wear for gravel riding?

When it comes to kitting up, road cycling and mountain biking have very different clothing and styles on offer, tailored to the demands of the different disciplines. But what about gravel riding ?As gravel cycling has risen in popularity, with every major bike brand...

NEWS: Ribble rides away with Creative Retail Award

Ribble Cycles wins the Omni-channel Experience award at the Creative Retail Awards 2022. NEWS: Ribble rides away with Creative Retail Award The Creative Retail Awards ‘is a dynamic and exciting annual event designed to recognise and reward innovation and...

Team BikeExchange-Jayco Signs Lukas Pöstlberger

Team BikeExchange-Jayco Signs Lukas Pöstlberger

Lukas Pöstlberger has signed a contract with Team BikeExchange-Jayco Team BikeExchange-Jayco earlier today announced it has signed 30-year-old Lukas Pöstlberger on a two-year contract. Pöstlberger joins BikeExchange-Jayco from Team Bora-Hansgrohe - a...

Road race routes unveiled for 2023 UCI Cycling World Championships

Road race routes unveiled for 2023 UCI Cycling World Championships

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and the organisers of the 2023 UCI Cycling World Championships in Scotland have revealed the routes of the event’s road races.Edinburgh and Loch Lomond will be the starting points for the Elite and Under 23 categories of...

Appleman 2XR Modular Crankset offers 135mm to 175mm Lengths

Appleman Bicycles has introduced the Appleman 2XR Modular Crankset, CNC machined from 2024 aluminum and available in 135mm, 145mm, 155mm, 165mm and 175mm arm lengths. With 30mm spindles covering road, gravel, mountain and fat bikes, and three different spiders,...

Greater Shepparton to host two prestigious cycling events

Greater Shepparton to host two prestigious cycling events

Greater Shepparton City Council is excited to be heading into a year of cycling celebrations with a number of high-class cycling events secured for the region. AusCycling announced the 2023 national calendar this week, awarding Greater Shepparton as the host city for...

“If there’s a proper cycle lane, safer and easier than travelling on the road, 99.9% of cyclists will take it”: Cycling club chairman hits back at drivers moaning about riders using the road; Weekend round-up + more on the live blog

“If there’s a proper cycle lane, safer and easier than travelling on the road, 99.9% of cyclists will take it”: Cycling club chairman hits back at drivers moaning about riders using the road; Weekend round-up + more on the live blog

Welcome to the first live blog of the week, hopefully you all had a relaxing weekend! Dan Alexander is back in the hot seat for Monday's edition... oxon travel cycle lane picture 2 - via twitter.PNG Forget Down Under, road.cc reviewer Ed Morgan won the U23 Men's...

Carbon and nitrogen cycling on the Qinghai–Tibetan Plateau

Carbon and nitrogen cycling on the Qinghai–Tibetan Plateau

Abstract The Qinghai–Tibetan Plateau (QTP) has experienced atmospheric warming, cryosphere thaw and intensified human activities since the 1970s. These changes have had sometimes striking impacts on the hydrology, ecosystems and biogeochemistry of the region. In...

Veteran cyclist Valverde to retire after Tour of Lombardy

Veteran cyclist Valverde to retire after Tour of Lombardy

26 September 2022 | 04:13 Alejandro Valverde © Gallo Images Alejandro Valverde will retire from professional cycling after the Tour of Lombardy, his team Movistar announced on Monday."It's time to enjoy and to thank him, one final time," wrote the...

Examining the environmental impact of the Tour de France

Examining the environmental impact of the Tour de France

The world’s greatest cycling race isn’t the greenest, but just what is being done about the Tour de France’s environmental cost? ‘Macho and polluting’ is how Lyon mayor Grégory Doucet chose to describe the Tour when stages 14 and...

Top cycling team signs Kiwi who only took up sport 2 years ago

Top cycling team signs Kiwi who only took up sport 2 years ago

Imagine only picking up road cycling two years ago only to then be picked up by one of the biggest and most dominant cycling teams in the world. Well that's the current story of Wanaka's Kim Cadzow.The 20-year-old has been confirmed to race for Jumbo Visma on a...

Recycle old electronics at e-cycling event in Aurora

Recycle old electronics at e-cycling event in Aurora

Those looking to get rid of old electronics like desktops, laptops, cellphones, tablets, gaming equipment and more can do so at discounted prices beginning Monday. Old electronics at the 9NEWS e-cycle event. AURORA, Colo. — The city of Aurora will host its next...

Cyclists urge govt to implement non-motorised policy

Cyclists urge govt to implement non-motorised policy

Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu The Cycology Cycling Club has called on Lagos State’s Ministry of Transportation to implement the non-motorised transport policy by incorporating bicycle lanes in road infrastructure.Speaking during a visit to Shodex...

Ghost Bikes has announced the coming of its first lightweight, mid-power eBike in the form of the Ghost Path Riot, equipped with the Fazua Ride 60 motor and a 430 Wh Battery. It is a full carbon eMTB, and in its lightest build configuration the Path Riot weighs a mere...

New Saris H4 smart trainer ups accuracy at lower price

New Saris H4 smart trainer ups accuracy at lower price

Saris has released the H4, a new direct drive smart trainer offering several upgrades over the Saris H3 , while retaining the same 20kg fly-wheel, low-noise claims and a similar appearance.Saris says its new trainer is more accurate than the H3, has a higher maximum...

Shift Cycling Culture to host COP 27 online industry meet-up

Shift Cycling Culture to host COP 27 online industry meet-up

Shift Cycling Culture has announced it will host its annual online COP meet-up for the cycling industry, taking place on Wednesday November 9th, aligned with the international climate conference COP27 which, for 2023, is being held in Egypt.At last years’ Meetup...

Natural Selection’s cycling tour puts a new spin on safaris

Natural Selection’s cycling tour puts a new spin on safaris

Sometimes the best routes are the ones less traveled. Safari company Natural Selection put this concept to the test recently when they decided to launch a guided cycling safari through Botswana’s most coveted wildlife area: the Okavango Delta Designed for small...

Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Batam, Indonesia

Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Batam, Indonesia

Photo submitted by Tommy Chiok, “This is my bike Deviate Highlander 150 at Badak Bike Park in Batam, Indonesia.” We always love seeing photos from where you are riding and are happy to share them with our readers around the world here on the Pic Of The...

DH Radio | Cycling lanes on Outer Ring Road: Gone forever?

Credit: DH Photo Hello and welcome to DH Radio!It took years of active campaigning for the government to agree to set up a 17-km popup cycling lane in Bengaluru's Outer Ring Road (ORR). But now, after the floods, the bollards that separated the lanes from the main...

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