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The PezCycling PeloPics photo gallery - our take on the best cycling photography from pro cycling's Tour de France, the Giro d'Italia, and all the big races, Top Rides and travel destinations, the coolest bikes and cycling gear, and riders like us. We'll show you the photos that make us want to ride our bikes, that tell a story, look cool, or you won't see anywhere else, from the best cycling photographers like pro racing specialists Cor Vos, Darrell Parks, & Sabine Jacob, and photographers who take the best pictures, and we welcome submissions from readers that are minimum 500kb in size, and you might just earn some Pez Socks if we post your photo. Please send your photos to content@pezcyclingnews.com. • Follow us on Instagram/PezCyclingNews and enjoy the best photos from PEZ anywhere you go.
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NEO PRO: Back In Beauce!
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...
Lesaka - Spain - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Stephen Cummings (Dimension Data)  pictured during  Vuelta Ciclista al Pais Vasco 2016 (2.UWT) stage 3  from Vitoria Gasteiz to Lesaka 194.5 km  - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2016
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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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...
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 © 2016
ToolBox: 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...
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EUROTRASH Lopez Monday!
June 20, 2016 - Young Colombian, Miguel Angel Lopez won the Tour de Suisse at the weekend and did it with élan and panache. We also have reports, results, quotes and video from Switzerland, the Aviva Women's Tour and the Ste...
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TOUR'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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Tech N Spec
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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.
Features
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beauce16-tt-effort-940NEO PRO: Back In Beauce!
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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Rider Obituary: Germany's Rudi Altig was one of the dominant riders of the 60's, he could win all year round; from the indoor boards of the '6 Days' to the Grand Tours and Classics on the road. Ed Hood looks back at the caree...
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This week Lee Rodgers has more controversy to have a go at than you can shake a stick at. The UCI, Brian Cookson, bike doping, dodgy team managers, questionable team owners and... yes, that man Lance Armstrong yet again. Wher...
Race News
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Lepistö Wins Third National Time...
Lotta Lepistö's incredible season continued on Wednesday after she added another national title to her already impressive list of achievements. The 26-year-old won the Finnish national time trial championships for the third ...
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2016 Women’s "Trentino" Tinged ...
Katarzyna Niewiadoma dazzling smile and her 21-year-old freshness predict an amazing top-rider career, from the U23 European crown onwards, as she joins the history books as the winner of the 23rd Women's Giro del Trentino Al...
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Daniel Impressive In Tour de Beauce
Ville de Saint-Georges, Canada - With a textbook display of support from his Axeon Hagens Berman Cycling teammates, U.S. national road champion Greg Daniel made his first overall win in a UCI stage race look easy.
Toolbox
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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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After the climbing festival that was the Giro, many of you may be considering your own epic climbing ride this season or next. After covering some training ideas last week, what are nutrition and equipment considerations that...
Readers' Rigs
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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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Readers' Rigs: Colnago Tecnos
Back in the 1990's Colnago was the dream of many cyclists and it was certainly the case for today's reader, Peter from the UK. Peter actually bought his rare Tecnos frame back in that era and has lovingly cared for it ever since.
Travel
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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...
NewsWire
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Tour de PologneTour de Pologne Moves Up and Doub...
We’re getting closer to the big date with the Tour de Pologne, which has become the only important Eastern European cycling event incorporated into the UCI World Tour calendar. There are lots of new initiatives planned for ...
rpmRPM – Revolutionize your Style ...
The various episodes of the Brand Story called “Revolutionize your Style” were created to take our clients inside the world of RPM, to share our company ideas and express the main motivation driving the c...
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Limited edition travel-themed designs by international artists boost stylish theft- and weather-resistant saddle system!
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2016 marks the 30th anniversary of the LOOK brand’s first victory at the Tour de France with the KG 86 frame, ridden by Greg Lemond.
Interviews
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Drapac's Tom Scully Gets PEZ'd!
Rider Interview: New Zealand's Tom Scully might only be 26 years-old, but he has already had quite a career. From national champion to podium in the U23 Paris-Roubaix via the Garmin development team and the UK criterium scene...
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GIRO Rider Rick Zabel Gets PEZ'd
Giro Rider Interview: The second rest day of the 2016 Giro d'Italia didn't have such a long transfer as the trek from Holland to the south of Italy on the first rest day. Ed Hood got hold of BMC's Rick Zabel just north of Flo...
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Axeon's Adrien Costa Gets PEZ'd!
Rider Interview: Axeon Hagens Berman's Adrien Costa is a man to watch, especially after his recent overall win in the French Under 23 Tour de Bretagne. Ed Hood caught up with Adrien after his second World silver medal last ye...
Pez Videos
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Tour de Pologne Moves Up and Doub...
With an eye on the Olympics, men race from July 12th to the 18th. The first women’s edition rides from the 19th to the 20th.
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Philadelphia International Classic
The Philadelphia International Cycling Classic replay from Sunday the 5th of June 2016.
Rocacorba with David Millar
Within a stones throw of the beautiful Costa Brava and Pyrénées, the medieval town of Girona has been home to many of the world's professional cyclists for close to two decades, offering the perfect environment for a cyclis...
Eurotrash
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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...
EUROTRASH Lopez Monday!
June 20, 2016 - Young Colombian, Miguel Angel Lopez won the Tour de Suisse at the weekend and did it with élan and panache. We also have reports, results, quotes and video from Switzerland, the Aviva Women's Tour and the Ste...
EUROTRASH Atapuma Thursday!
June 16, 2016 - A very full EuroTrash Thursday. Race news: Suisse (great stage win by Darwin Atapuma), Aviva Tour, Ster ZLM Toer and Limburg. Other cycling news: We look at Operación Puerto, UCI WorldTour rankings, Leah Kirc...
PezShop
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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.