Month: March 2021

Roadside:  I’ve been fortunate to see the Tour of Flanders in person and ride the famed Belgian cobbled bergs on more than one occasion – and as we plod into a 2nd year of locked down travel, a look back at happier times might serve as a look ahead to what’s coming when travel opens
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Intend is the kind of mountain bike component workshop where everything they create just makes you want to ride your bike harder, and the return of their machined alloy Rocksteady cranks is no different. Developed & manufactured entirely in Germany, the gravity-ready aluminum Rocksteady crankset could be the perfect upgrade for enduro or all-mountain riders
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TOOLBOX: It’s that time of year for many cyclists: our base training period is ending and we’re moving into the “build phase”.  But these five common mistakes can stop your progress, so here’s what to watch out form and how to keep your training on track. To me, all great training is based on a
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Race Report: After a tough, wind-swept 250 kilometres, Wout van Aert won the 2021 Gent-Wevelgem. The leader of the Jumbo-Visma team started the day as top favourite and did not disappoint. He won the sprint from a leading group of seven riders who had been off the front for most of the day. Italians took
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Judging from the spate of videos on YouTube and perhaps related to the explosive growth in interest in gravel riding, endurance riding has become A Thing. While Paris-Brest-Paris is probably le grandpére of endurance riding contests, in the modern era The Race Across America began the trend towards ultra-marathon bike rides, with various supported and
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