Month: January 2021

Bookshelf: On January 18 history was made as the Michelin Guide awarded its first-ever star to a vegan restaurant in France. And it is not those hoity-toity folks at Michelin who are alone in recognizing new trends. The release of “The Game Changers,” a flashy documentary about athletes switching to primarily non-meat diets, in 2019,
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Today’s reader is Aaron from Australia who has added to his ever growing stable of Specialized bikes a Allez Sprint LTD in bright pink, which certainly doesn’t go unnoticed on the roads down under. Aaron’s understated blue bike…. Name: Aaron PaulLocation: NSW AustraliaBike: 2018 Allez Sprint LTDGroupset: 9100 ShimanoWheels: Roval SLX23 / Roval CLX64 /
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Opinion: A Dutch amateur cyclist has been suspended for four years by the KNWU (the Dutch cycling Federation) disciplinary committee for a doping violation. The rider tested positive for the asthma drug Salbutamol in an in-competition doping control on June 2, 2019. According to Dutch cycling website, WielerFlits; at the beginning of this month, the
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Zwift celebrates more than a month of history in Black Celebration Series – From the start of next week, Zwift will run a year-long series of events celebrating the achievements of Black athletes. The Black Celebration Series (BCS) expands beyond just a month of history to honor Black athletes and their heritage around the globe. [embedded
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Gear Break: New kit and a discount voucher: Scalatore Samurai – The latest super bike from Czech bicycle manufacturer Festka, the new Dynaplug Racer Pro, KICKR direct connect accessory allows for hardwired connections for newest KICKR, State Bicycles astronaut collection with NASA logos, OSMO Nutrition introduces blueberry pomegranate active hydration and get 25% off from
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Norwegian Fara Cycling steps up their all-road and gravel bike game with the newly integrated F/AR and its strapless, magnetic quick release bikepacking bags. Developed from the ground up to be a fast mixed-surface endurance bike for anything from weekend rides to ultra-distance racing, the new F|AR fulfills the key goals of Fara’s two-year Oslo
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Remembering Gary Wiggins: The late Gary Wiggins’ sister Glenda Hughes, took to social media recently to remind us that some 13 years have passed since the big man from Tasmania died under mysterious circumstances. Wiggins had many sides – depending on how you knew him – which prompted us to re-run our review of his
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