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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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  • Tour of Qatar 2016 - Elite - Stage 5
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  • Dubai Tour 2016 - stage 4
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Readers' Rigs: Museum Stunner!
Today's Readers' Rig is a custom steel effort with a difference being designed after a Shimano promotional poster from the '80's. With the frame copied perfectly from the poster the owner himself then hit the spraybooth to pa...
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Copenhagen 6 Days: The Last Lap!
The 2015/16 '6 Days' season has come to an end in Copenhagen and our man on the winter boards, Ed Hood, was working hard for his boys in the velodrome center. We pick up the story of the final three days of track action befor...
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EUROTRASH Qatar Thursday!
11 Feb, 2016 - Dimension Data have dominated the Tour of Qatar, Cavendish and Boasson Hagen sharing the stage wins and leaders jersey. All the video and results. Katusha are not banned by the UCI. Race news from Almeria, ride...
Interviews
rally16bh-camp18pate940Danny Pate Gets Pez'd!
As an incredible domestique for high profile teams like Sky and HTC-High Road, it’s easy to forget that Danny Pate used to win bike races. But he's back on US soil with Rally Cycling for 2016, and looking to make a mark as team leader, and mentor.
berlin6-16d5-050-daniel-940PEZ Talk: Daniel Holloway
Daniel Holloway is hard at it on the boards of Copenhagen at the moment. Our man at the velodromes of Europe, Ed Hood, caught up with 'Hollywood' in Berlin during the German '6 Day' last week. Life isn't all track though as Ed gets the lowdown on Daniel's road season for 2016.
Cycling: Team Katusha 2016 
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Equipe Ploeg /(c)Tim De WaeleKatusha's Alexander Kristoff Gets PEZ'd!
Rider Interview: Alexander Kristoff was one of the biggest winners of the 2015 season with over twenty wins to his name. His Tour of Flanders win has to be the high point and the man from Oslo wants more of the same this year.
Adelaide - Australia - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Lieuwe Westra (Netherlands / Team Astana) and moderator and former cyclist Paul Sherwen pictured during  the Teampresentation of  the Santos Tour Down Under 2014 - photo Wessel van Keuk/Cor Vos © 2014Paul Sherwen Down Under!
Interview: Paul Sherwen has just returned from Australia and the 18th Tour Down Under, so Alastair Hamilton got hold of him at home in Uganda to hear his impressions of the latest edition of the season opener. Obviously the chat didn't end there; predictions were made for the coming year and the ASO/UCI battle got a good airing.
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Roadside PEZ: Welcome Back Valencia!
Roadside PEZ: The news of the return of the Volta a Valenciana was met with as much pleasure and excitement by bike fans of the area, as when the National tour announced it would base most of the final week of the 2016 race o...
Deurle - Belgie - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme -  manager Patrick Lefevere of Etixx - Quick Step and Tom Boonen of Etixx - Quick Step pictured during the presentation of the new sponsor Lidl in Deurle, Belgium  - photo JDM/PN/Cor Vos © 2015
Lee's Lowdown: Having A Good Ol' ...
Ever heard of ‘moining’? It’s a word from my part of the world that combines the verbs ‘to moither’ and ‘to oin’. Moithering means to babble on in a confused manner whereas moining is when someone is complaining...
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Pez Bookshelf: A Passion for Anci...
Book Review: This kind of bicycle collection is different from other transportation museums and its personal quirkiness is deeply attractive because the history of the bicycle itself is nothing if not quirky. And the machines...
Santos Tour Down Under 2016 stage 5Toolbox: Building on the Base
If we have been diligent in our offseason training, we have likely done some nice foundational work to build up our base fitness and functional threshold. But now it’s February and those gains might be stagnating. How do we build on this base fitness and also meet the needs of our riding goals?
Wielrennen-cycling-Archief-Archive-foto-picture- Bernard Hinault en Joop Zoetemelk- foto Cor Vos ©2004Toolbox: Sharp and in Focus
Mid-winter training can be monotonous. While it is easy to crank up the tunes and tune out as you log the miles, disengaging from your rides can have serious performance consequences come ‘go’ time. Maximize your miles by incorporating focus intervals to your cycling training plan.
toolbox-etixx-trainingcamp-940Toolbox: DIY Training Camp
The pages of PEZ have been populated with grand tales of pro-team training camps of late. Lucky are the few who get to venture south to bask in the sun, ride the fresh new kits and explore the unexplored roads on offer at camp. Why don’t you plan a camp for you and your team? Here are some suggestions.
Cumbre del Sol Benitachell  - Spain - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Tom Dumoulin (Team Giant - Alpecin) - Christopher Froome (Team Sky)  pictured during La Vuelta 2015 Stage 9 from  Torrevieja to Cumbre del Sol Benitachell - photo Sabine Jacob/Cor Vos © 2015Toolbox: Smashing the Fitness Plateau
The New Year often brings new resolutions. For most cyclists, at least one of those resolutions involves reaching higher levels of performance than we’ve ever achieved before. This is easier said than done, but it is possible to push through the cycling fitness plateau to achieve this lofty resolution.
Tech N Spec
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Lynskey Factory: Ti’s First Family
Name a frame builder with employees that have been with them for 40+ years… That list is even smaller when you add that the company is in the USA and is not producing frames in Asia. Lynskey Performance is uncommon.
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Sugoi Zap Shoe Covers Review
Shoe covers, aka booties, are essential kit for cold or wet weather riding. Pretty much every cycling clothing manufacturer makes them and they all pretty much do the same thing (to varying degree): keep out wind and water an...
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Oru Airport Ninja Travel Case Review
The Oru Airport Ninja travel case is light, sturdy, and small enough to avoid those hefty fees the airlines love to charge to anyone travelling with a bike. Matt McNamara flew his to Asia, and returned with this review.
Readers' Rigs
george-withplane940Readers' Rigs: Museum Stunner!
Today's Readers' Rig is a custom steel effort with a difference being designed after a Shimano promotional poster from the '80's. With the frame copied perfectly from the poster the owner himself then hit the spraybooth to paint his creation with the result being such a cool bike that Shimano themselves bought it and now have it displayed in their bike museum in Japan!
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Today's Readers' Rig comes from our youngest ever submitter with a very sweet custom carbon Evo Devo bike with SRAM Red. Not bad for an aspiring eleven year old racer!
mad-bike1-940_edited-1Readers' Rig: Maddie's Track Fuji
Todays Readers' Rig is a first, our first track bike and not just any track bike, but a quadruple US National champion winning bike. Maddie Godby has only been riding her Fuji Elite track bike since August this year and so far the pairing has been a match made in heaven.
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For today's Readers' Rigs we head north to Canada where we find one of France's favorite machines, a LOOK 695 Light decked out in Dura-Ace Di2 and with Easton Carbon Clinchers on board.
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The Spring Classics: A Survival G...
Seeing, riding, and experiencing the Spring Classics is something every true fan counts on his bucket list. Peter Thomson, owner of Thomson Bike Tours, knows how it's done, and shares some insider tips on how to make the mos...
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ErgVideo In The French-Alps: A Ph...
The ErgVideo team not only builds great software, but they travel to famous cycling destinations with a whole team to create their unique content. Here they share the story of their trip to some of cycling’s monumental clim...
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Hot Winter Training: The Canary I...
The Canary Islands, more specifically Gran Canaria and Tenerife, are the hottest winter training destination for cycling's pro peloton. Peter Thomson, owner of Thomson Bike Tours, reveals how to emulate the pros with a spring...
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The World Cycling League is set to premiere its high-speed bicycle racing on steeply-banked velodromes in a highly entertaining format, March 18-19 at Carson’s VELO Sports Center indoor velodrome.
ASO_CHARTE_PRESSE_2.inddCalendar: cyclosportive events in 2016
A menu of four cyclosportives in France and seven held in other countries will give participants the opportunity to test their legs on the same courses and in the same conditions as the pros: #RideLikeAPro!
logo-cervel-bigla16-400Conclusions from Mallorca training camp
The Cervélo Bigla Pro Cycling team is nearing the end of its first training camp of the year. The team has spent three weeks in Mallorca going through a schedule that has included partner presentations, the unveiling of the 2016 Endura team kit and a mixture of tough and recovery training.
edco-logoshortsEdco Partners With Lupus Racing Team
Premium carbon wheel manufacturer, Edco Engineering BV, announces sponsorship of the Lupus Racing Team.
Race News

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Copenhagen 6 Days: The Last Lap!
The 2015/16 '6 Days' season has come to an end in Copenhagen and our man on the winter boards, Ed Hood, was working hard for his boys in the velodrome center. We pick up the story of the final three days of track action befor...
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Copenhagen 6 Days: Slings & Bongos!
Ed Hood has moved on from Berlin to Copenhagen for the next and last '6 Day' of the 2015/16 season. By the sound of things the hard work was the drive from one velodrome to the other, but the 'circus' is all set up and the bo...
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Berlin Six Days: Joy And Pain?
Ed Hood brings the Berlin '6 Day' to its climax with the big chase finale, but there were more tales to tell before the camper-van could be packed for the drive and ferry trip to Copenhagen for the next and last '6 Day' of th...
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