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Darrell Parks’ 2017 Cycling cal...
Now that we’re into the holiday season, it's time to start thinking of the cycling fan on your gift list. Photographer Darrell Parks’ 2017 Cycling calendar is packed with his breathtaking photography we feature here on P...
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PEZ Holiday Gift Guide’16 #3
Gift Guide’16 #3 is not just packed full of present ideas for the holiday season, but also has discounts on American Classic wheels, Verge Sport clothing, Zevlin Products and Scapin frames. Plus gift suggestions from FSA, S...
Vendôme - France - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Ben Swift (GBR / Team Sky) pictured during 74th edition of Paris - Nice  - stage 1 - Condé-sur-Vesgre to Vendôme - 198km - photo VK/PN/Cor Vos © 2016
EUROTRASH News Round Up Thursday!
Dec 08, 2016 - Will Ben Swift have a team next year? - TOP STORY in EUROTRASH Thursday. All is not well in China for TJ Sport. Other cycling news: More new riders for Bahrain-Merida, Cannondale-Drapac, Cycling Academy and Kuw...
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Team Novo Nordisk November Traini...
In late 2015, Team Novo Nordisk’s men's professional squad and staff headed to Rosarita, Mexico to build houses for two families tragically impacted by diabetes and poverty. This unique training camp resonated throughout th...
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PEZ Picks 10 Great Cycling Books
The best gifts are often great books, and with over 50 cycling books reviewed in the PEZ archives, it's a small step to humbly suggest some of my personal favorites. Here's 10 of the best cycling books to make your holiday r...
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Lee's Lowdown: Taiwan Travels!
Lowdown: A slightly different Lowdown from Lee Rodgers today, no doping, his thoughts on Taiwan as a cycling holiday destination... Good and bad! The island the Portuguese called Formosa - ‘beautiful island’ - might not b...
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feature-gift-3-940PEZ Holiday Gift Guide’16 #3
Gift Guide’16 #3 is not just packed full of present ideas for the holiday season, but also has discounts on American Classic wheels, Verge Sport clothing, Zevlin Products and Scapin frames. Plus gift suggestions from FSA, S...
feature-pic-gift-guide16-2-940-1PEZ Holiday Gift Guide’16 #2
Holiday Gift Guide #2 is full of just the stuff to please the in cyclist your life, specially if it is yourself! Clothing from Assos, Race Face and Genova Retro, saddle by Astute, training at home with the Sufferfest Training...
trutrainer-rollers-full940TruTrainer Premium Rollers Keep R...
The technology for indoor cycling training systems is constantly evolving, and while most non-trackies are opting for fixed-mount trainers, TruTrainer has reconverted me to the fun of rollers with their top-end quality and ri...
gift-guide16-1-940_edited-1PEZ Holiday Gift Guide’16 #1
Thanksgiving is behind us and that only means one thing… Yes, the Christmas holidays are only round the corner. They say ‘it is better to give than to receive,’ but it doesn’t stop you making some strong hints. Here a...
2016-interbike-5-11-940Interbike '16: Tex Market Custom ...
Interbike 2016 round #5: TEX MARKET is a brand you know and love… You've very likely already used multiple pieces of their clothing and have very likely been extremely satisfied. Charles Manantan checks out the Italian man...
enigma-2016-interbike-5-9-940Interbike '16: Enigma Cycle Works
Interbike 2016 round #5: We take a close look at one of England’s top artisan bike builder's latest offering. Enigma Cycle Works produce their hand made frames in either steel or titanium, Charles Manantan admires the East ...
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Toolbox: Trainer Base Building
Power training and indoor trainers simply belong together. The pure efficiency and controlled environment of training indoors partners amazingly well with precise training based on specific targeted power numbers. The combina...
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How ANT+ Wireless Compatibility W...
ANT is an ultra-low power (ULP) wireless protocol for sending information wirelessly from one device to another, so that your phone, bike computer, heart rate monitor, power meter and other training devices can talk to each o...
Mont Brouilly - France - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Rowe Luke (GBR / Team Sky) - Koen De Kort (Netherlands / Team Giant - Alpecin)  Race cancelled because bad weather - snow - dangerous illustration - sfeer - illustratie Illustration picture of the peloton Landscape Bunch Postcard  during the stage 3 of the 74th Paris - Nice cycling race, a stage of 168 kms with start in Cusset and finish in Mont Brouilly, France  - photo VK/PN/or Vos © 2016
Toolbox: Implementing Change
What is the hardest part of a training session? The first step out of the door. In the Northern Hemisphere, winter is drawing in, the temperature is dropping and many cyclists are summoning the willpower to hit the roads or f...
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Professional Cyclo-cross Calendar...
November arrives as the halfway point for the USA Cycling Professional Cyclo-cross Calendar (Pro CX), the highest level of professional cyclo-cross racing in the United States. This year’s Pro CX calendar features 44 scorin...
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Taiwan KOM Challenge 2016
The fifth edition of the Taiwan KOM Challenge left the coastal town of Hualien, Taiwan on October 29th for the leg, and lung busting ride to the Wuling summit 3,275 meters above, and brought a big dose of action along for th...
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What's Cool About the 2017 Giro d...
2017 signals the 100th edition of what's generally the favorite race around PEZ-HQ, and the organizers hatched an ambitious plan to cover as much of the country as possible in the allotted 21 stages from May 5 - 28, 2017. Her...
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Review And Audit Of The CPA
The Cycliste Professionnels Associés (CPA) was formed in 1999, to better coordinate professional cycling’s pre-existing national rider associations, to “act as a reference point” in the case of issues which went beyond...
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Darrell Parks’ 2017 Cycling cal...
Now that we’re into the holiday season, it's time to start thinking of the cycling fan on your gift list. Photographer Darrell Parks’ 2017 Cycling calendar is packed with his breathtaking photography we feature here on P...
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Team Novo Nordisk November Traini...
In late 2015, Team Novo Nordisk’s men's professional squad and staff headed to Rosarita, Mexico to build houses for two families tragically impacted by diabetes and poverty. This unique training camp resonated throughout th...
Readers' Rigs
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karl-reilly-bike-940Readers' Rigs: Karl's Life of Rei...
Karl Strugnell has come back to cycling after a break and is making a good go at it. But what about his bike? Specialist frame builders Reilly have built him a titanium work of art, which is also the perfect tool for his big ...
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I don't think today's reader Mitch could disagree with me describing him as somewhat of a Litespeed tragic as his past stable of bikes have included a number of Litespeed steeds. After a chance meeting with the firm's Head De...
merckx_coverReaders' Rigs: Eddy Merckx EMX-3
This submission is a very sharp looking Eddy Merckx EMX-3 that's a bike with Belgian origins but an Italian heart and is owned by an Asian from Mexico - it doesn't get much more international than that.
cloutier_ritchey_coverReaders' Rigs: Ritchey Swiss Cross
Today's Readers' Rig is a gravel grinder from the back roads of Toronto, Canada built around a classic Ritchey Swiss Cross frame, Ultegra gearing and Enve carbon clincher wheels. The ultimate bike for some on and off bitumen ...
Travel
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Lee's Lowdown: Taiwan Travels!
Lowdown: A slightly different Lowdown from Lee Rodgers today, no doping, his thoughts on Taiwan as a cycling holiday destination... Good and bad! The island the Portuguese called Formosa - ‘beautiful island’ - might not b...
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Travel: Roeselare Wielermuseum
Monday in Gent, the morning after the night before - The Six is over. But the adventure for Callum and Dave goes on: No, not a cyclocross or another pub, but a church! A church in praise of the sport of cycling. The Wielermus...
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Meet Wild Rock Travel
Wild Rock Travel has been hosting and guiding cycling trips around Europe's best roads for almost 25 years, and while other tour operators have grown their businesses based on a global reach of clients, Wild Rock's focus on C...
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Israel Cycling Academy hires Directeur Sportif to develop its young talents into top riders. Spaniard Oscar Guerrero brings 20 years of experience with Spain’s best talents.
sidi-katusha-alpecin-rear-650SIDI to Pedal with Team Katusha A...
The partnership between Sidi and Team Katusha is still going strong. Riding the wave of last season’s brilliant results, Sidi is pleased to announce that the new Team KATUSHA ALPECIN will be able to count on Sidi shoes in 2017.
logo-bahrain-650BAHRAIN MERIDA Confirm NAMEDSPORT...
Management of BAHRAIN MERIDA Pro Cycling Team will supply the riders with products from the leading company in the field of natural medicine in Italy. NAMEDSPORT is working closely with experts in science and investing signif...
logo-bahrain-650BAHRAIN MERIDA Confirm WalBike as...
The BAHRAIN MERIDA Pro Cycling Team is pleased to announce its official partner for cleaning, maintenance and protection of bicycles and cycling accessories - WalBike.
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PEZ Talk: Cycling Academy's Tsado...
Interview: It's always good to hear of a new team doing well, or in the case of the Cycling Academy, a team from a country with little cycle sport tradition, moving up the ladder. In 2017 the squad from Israel will be a UCI P...
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Retro PEZ Talk: Andy Paulin
Interview: Next in line for our retro US interviews is Andy Paulin, a rider who could have made it big in Europe, but turned his back on a 7-Eleven contract offer. As he said: 'I was happy being a big dog here in the US.' He ...
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PEZ Talk: New Pro Nick Schultz
Rider Interview: Young Australian rider, Nick Schultz, has been making the headlines for a few years and it was only a matter of time before a big team snapped him up. After big wins in France and his stints as stagiaire with...
Pez Videos
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One Year in Blue Trailer
During the 2016, a filming crew joined our team and captured on camera the moments that made Quick-Step Floors the most successful outfit of the season. World premiere at our team presentation on January 11th 2017 in Kinepoli...
Italy's Colle delle Finestre
It took all but an hour during the 2005 Giro d’Italia for the Colle delle Finestre to become a cycling superstar. I remember watching the race and as the road turned to dirt thinking “what on earth is this climb? Man, I...
Best moments of the 2016 UCI Wome...
Over 17 rounds of racing and 35 race days, the UCI Women’s WorldTour peloton covered 3495.7 kilometres in 2016. Watch all the best moments from this incredible first ever UCI Women's WorldTour!
castelli15-tempesta-hose300Castelli Tempesta Kit Rain Ride
Here's a quick video of the Tempesta rain kit in action - in the rain!
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EUROTRASH News Round Up Thursday!
Dec 08, 2016 - Will Ben Swift have a team next year? - TOP STORY in EUROTRASH Thursday. All is not well in China for TJ Sport. Other cycling news: More new riders for Bahrain-Merida, Cannondale-Drapac, Cycling Academy and Kuw...
EUROTRASH News Round Up Monday!
Dec 05, 2016 - Belgian race organizers fall out over dates - TOP STORY. Full weekend of cyclocross with the two top men sharing the victories, reports and video. Other cycling news: Katusha-Alpecin team launch, Tour de Yorksh...
EUROTRASH News Round Up Thursday!
Dec 01, 2016 - Race announcements from Flanders, Strade Bianche, Algarve, Catalunya, Limousin and Haut-Var. Team managers unhappy at team reductions - TOP STORY. Other cycling news: Van Avermaet recovery, Froome starts '17 in...
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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.
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