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Readers' Rigs: Mondonico Steel Be...
You just can't beat steel and Brain Tjaden in Sausalito, California is in love with his lugged, handmade Mondonico shod with Shimano Dura Ace. This is no 'Old Classic' but a modern bike made in the Classic style... and style ...
USPRO Road Race Championship
US Champ Greg Daniel Gets PEZ'd
Rider Interview: The Axeon Hagens Berman team has seen a lot of promising young riders, but Greg Daniel has shown more than promise with wins in the U.S. National road championships and overall in the Tour de Beauce. Ed Hood ...
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TOUR '16 Route: The PEZ First Look
The 2016 Tour de France route presentation was greeted with (mostly) pleasure from the riders, a good mix of flat, time trial and climbing, with the emphasis on the climbing. Our PEZ Grand Tour expert, Ed Hood, was deep in th...
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EUROTRASH Pre-Tour Thursday!
June 30, 2016 - The biggest bike race on the calendar, the Tour de France, starts on Saturday and we have all the pre-Tour info you need. In other cycling news: Jérôme Baugnies wins, Axeon Hagens Berman targets National tit...
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TOUR'16: The Combatants!
You've read about the history and the course of the 2016 Tour de France, now Ed Hood turns his expert eye on who is going to win. The result looks to be between three riders, Chris Froome. Nairo Quintana and Alberto Conta...
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TOUR'16: The PEZ Preview
Tour Preview: It's time for the BIG ONE! Yeah, the Tour de France, the biggest bike race of the year, starts Saturday on the coast of the English Channel and our Grand Tour expert, Ed Hood, takes a close look at what we can e...
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Rudy Project Tralyx Glasses Review
Rudy Project has been part of the top tier of cycling eyewear since the late 1980's when cool looking shades first appeared in the pro bunch. Lucky for us Rudy stayed there by maintaining top level tech to their huge line, l...
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Castelli Aero Race 5.1 Jersey & I...
The Aero Race 5.1 jersey and Inferno bib shorts from Castelli offer light weight, high breathability, and form & fabrics designed to save real watts of energy... they're also damn well suited to a spin class. Here's why...
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Parlee’s Z Zero Disc Review: Is...
Parlee Cycles build a beautiful, custom fabricated and finished tribute to the fastest family on two wheels and the race that is perhaps the most intense combination of speed, endurance, concentration and danger in the world.
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Alpecin Talents Day 2016 in DurenLee's Lowdown: Style Police!
Lee Rodgers has been out for a 'get lost' bike ride and what better way to sharpen the mind. Lee's musings wander from the lost joy of childhood cycling through to the snobbery and the new 'cliquishness' that has appeared in ...
MailbagMailbag: PEZ Reader Compliments!
Here's a selection of Reader emails and messages that offer up some real world commentary on how well we do our jobs. Thanks to everyone who took time to drop us a line. - Pez
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Jelly Belly cycling team neo pro Jordan Cheyne took a ride down memory lane last week in the Canadian stage race; the Tour de Beauce. This was his fourth Beauce, but his first as a professional and that pro contract was proba...
tdf15st16eh-nibali-940TOUR'16: Who's The Coolest?
TOUR'16 Build Up: Ed Hood asks the big question of the summer, no not who will win, but who's The Coolest rider in the peloton. To illustrate his thoughts, our PEZ Grand Tour expert reflects on his 2015 Tour ...
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TOUR '16 Route: The PEZ First Look
The 2016 Tour de France route presentation was greeted with (mostly) pleasure from the riders, a good mix of flat, time trial and climbing, with the emphasis on the climbing. Our PEZ Grand Tour expert, Ed Hood, was deep in th...
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TOUR'16: The Combatants!
You've read about the history and the course of the 2016 Tour de France, now Ed Hood turns his expert eye on who is going to win. The result looks to be between three riders, Chris Froome. Nairo Quintana and Alberto Conta...
Tour de France 2016 - 24/03/2016 - J-100 - Le Mont Saint Michel; 100 Moutons aux couleurs des maillots du Tour de France
TOUR'16: The PEZ Preview
Tour Preview: It's time for the BIG ONE! Yeah, the Tour de France, the biggest bike race of the year, starts Saturday on the coast of the English Channel and our Grand Tour expert, Ed Hood, takes a close look at what we can e...
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toolbox-trek-segafredo-940Toolbox: Pro Ride-Along Lessons L...
I had the good fortune to join the Trek-Segafredo team for a warm-up ride before the Tour of California in May. It was a great lesson in reinforcing solid riding habits, whether solo or in a group.
Altea - Sapin - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme -  trainer Adriaan Helmantel  - Simon Geschke (Team Giant - Alpecin) pictured during photoshoot Team Giant - Alpecin in Altea, Spain - photo Anton Vos/Cor Vos © 2016ToolBox: Training Mitochondria To...
Within our cells are structures called ‘mitochondria', which are key components of skeletal muscles, providing energy for almost all the activities of the muscle cells. Training mitochondria to upgrade your engine can be va...
pizza-noodles-bike-940Toolbox: Pre-Race Nutrition
You’ve learned as an endurance athlete just how many grams of macronutrients you need to perform at your top potential. Surprised by the carbohydrate requirements you struggle to feel like eating is not a job at times, I g...
Heist-op-den-Berg - Belgium - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Sean De Bie (Belgium / Team Lotto Soudal) - Kenny de Haes  pictured during the Carrefour Market Heistse Pijl cycling race with start in Turnhout and finish in Heist-op-den-Berg, Belgium  - photo Cor Vos © 2015Toolbox: Fast Ride Survival Tips
One of the pieces of advice given most often to riders trying to get faster is to ride with people or groups that are faster than they are. And it’s pretty good advice, because faster group rides motivate us to go harder an...
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Readers' Rigs: Mondonico Steel Be...
You just can't beat steel and Brain Tjaden in Sausalito, California is in love with his lugged, handmade Mondonico shod with Shimano Dura Ace. This is no 'Old Classic' but a modern bike made in the Classic style... and style ...
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Readers' Rigs: Trek Madone 9 Proj...
Trek's popular Project One project has taken off around the world with many singing their praises like today's reader Alexander from Florida USA who sent us in some photos and info on his Madone 9 Project One with Enve wheels...
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Readers' Rigs: Kelly Bedford Customs
As a longtime lover of custom bikes, PEZ fan Greg from Pennsylvania couldn't help but get another custom rig when it came time to get a new bike, a Kelly bedford Custom in a very sharp looking green paint job with Sram Red 22...
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PEZ Rides the Col Du Glandon
Inside the last 3km to the summit of the 21.5km Col du Glandon, the air gets thin as we approach 1924m elevation, the road tilts to 11% grades, and each meter seems longer than the last one. There's a reason they call this on...
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Italy Cycling Holiday: The WINNER...
Congratulations to Bill Buckton of Port Elgin ON - winner of the one week cycling holiday for two with Bici Amore Mio at Italy's best bike hotels. As a loyal PEZ-Fan, Bill is duly excited to start planning one of the best ri...
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Master of Taste: The Magic of Torino
The 2016 Giro d'Italia comes to its grand finalé in the northern City of Turin on Sunday, but there is much more to the Piedmont region than big mountain climbs. Peter Easton of VeloClassic Tours takes us on a culinary and c...
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Wanty-Groupe Gobert will participate from July 2 to 9 in the Tour of Austria and will line-up with Frederik Backaert, Boris Dron, Marco Minnaard, Guillaume Martin, Thomas Degand, Mark McNally and Björn Thurau.
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Geoffrey Curran won his first national title Thursday to lead seven Axeon Hagens Berman Cycling Team riders in the top 10 in the Under 23 individual time trial at the USA Cycling Amateur Road Nationals.
Port-en-Bessin - France - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - John Degenkolb (Germany / Team Giant - Alpecin) pictured during presentation Team Giant - Alpecin in new Tour de France outfit - photo Miwa IIjima/Cor Vos © 2016Tour de France Preview
This Saturday the second Grand Tour of the 2016 season, the Tour de France gets underway. The 103rd edition of the Tour returns home for the start in the city of Mont Saint-Michel, the first-ever Grand Départ in the region o...
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The Tour de Pologne is ready to deliver plenty of thrills to all cycling fans, young and old. In fact, once again this year the pro race will be associated with the race for kids called Nutella Mini Tour de Pologne.
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USPRO Road Race Championship
US Champ Greg Daniel Gets PEZ'd
Rider Interview: The Axeon Hagens Berman team has seen a lot of promising young riders, but Greg Daniel has shown more than promise with wins in the U.S. National road championships and overall in the Tour de Beauce. Ed Hood ...
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PEZ Talk: Cofidis' Borut Božič
Rider Interview: Borut Bozic has been in the top echelon of professional cycling for quite a few years and seen it all. From Astana he has moved to the French Cofidis team for 2016 to work for super-sprinter Nacer Bouhanni an...
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Axeon's Tao Geoghegan Hart Gets P...
Rider Interview: Tao Geoghegan Hart is one of the many young, up-and-coming riders who are the future of cycling. At the moment the young man from London is in his third year with the US team; Axeon Hagens Berman. Ed Hood got...
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I Am Specialized: Le Tour de France
The emphasis of the documentary series is the daily routines and lives of professional road racers while leading up to the most critical races of the 2016 season.
#SueñoAmarillo: Nairo Quintana i...
Nairo Quintana feels like many things have changed since the Movistar Team got him into the pro scene back in 2012. “I’m much more mature and calm, and I’ve got a strong team by my side which helps me out wherever they ...
Movistar for the Tour de France
Nairo Quintana headlines the telephone squad's nine-man roster for the 103rd edition of the Tour de France, which kicks off on Saturday, 2 July at Mont-Saint-Michel and finishes in Paris' Champs-Élysées on Sunday 24.
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EUROTRASH Pre-Tour Thursday!
June 30, 2016 - The biggest bike race on the calendar, the Tour de France, starts on Saturday and we have all the pre-Tour info you need. In other cycling news: Jérôme Baugnies wins, Axeon Hagens Berman targets National tit...
EUROTRASH National Champs Monday!
June 27, 2016 - The European National championships were held at the weekend and we have the all results, rider quotes and video. Tour de France line-ups - less than a week to go. Top Story: Floyd Landis is setting up a canna...
EUROTRASH Cummings Thursday!
June 23, 2016 - The Tour de France is only a week away, but we have the National championships first and the time trial results are in. The British Olympic squad selection has come under criticism as selection criteria has be...
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On all orders of $98 or more!  How's about we start Spring right with some awesome savings on PEZ Kit?  Mrs. Pez is asking when I'm going to clear out those boxes in my workshop... which usually means it's time for a sale.
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The all new PEZ socks by DeFeet have arrived in store – just in time for... looking awesome any time of the year. These DeFeet Aireator ‘Tall Boys’ will keep your ankles warm and your overall look cool…
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The all new PezCycling Kit for 2015 by Castelli is in stock and ready to ship right now - in all its stripey, Pez blue and fluo green coolness. The look is classic 1980's but the technology and fit are thoroughly modern, de...
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The all new 'Tallboys' are here - DeFeet's classic, durable, and very functional Air•e•ators are the platform for your next attack - whether it's on the road, or in the bar.