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  • Friday July 1, 2016


    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 it has by the bucketful.

  • Thursday June 30, 2016

    USPRO Road Race Championship

    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 managed catchup with the flying youngster to hear his views on those wins and his future.

  • Thursday June 30, 2016


    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 the bowels of the London velodrome at the time of the presentation, but he's been let out of his cage to give us his Tour'16 First Look.

  • Thursday June 30, 2016

    Mont Ventoux - France - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme -  illustration - illustratie pictured during  the 100th Tour de France 2013 stage-15 from Givors to Mont Ventoux - photo Sabine Jacob/Wessel van Keuk/Cor Vos © 2013

    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 titles, Cannondale-Drapac and Bookwalter & Caruso re-sign with new color BMC. We finish with the 'Best of Tour 2015' video. Café au lait?

  • Wednesday June 29, 2016


    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 Contador, but there are other hopefuls and here they are:

  • Wednesday June 29, 2016

    Tour de France 2016 - 24/03/2016 - J-100 - Le Mont Saint Michel; 100 Moutons aux couleurs des maillots du Tour de France

    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 expect from France this July. The course, history and the probable winner are all here. Tour time baby!

  • Tuesday June 28, 2016

    Alpecin Talents Day 2016 in Duren

    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 the world of the bike. The Lowdown on the cycling dress-code (if there is one):

  • Tuesday June 28, 2016


    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.

  • Monday June 27, 2016

    10-04-2016 Paris - Roubaix; 2016, Cofidis Solutions Credits; Bozic, Borut; Warlaing A Brillon;

    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 and as he says "no one is an angel in the last 5 K". Ed Hood catches up with Borut to hear about the French red sprint train.

  • Monday June 27, 2016

    Boussu-Lez-Walcourt - Belgium  - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Tim Wellens (Belgium / Team Lotto Soudal) - Philippe Gilbert (Belgium / BMC Racing Team) - Greg Van Avermaet (Belgium / BMC Racing Team)    pictured during the 2016 Belgian national championship cycling race elite men with start and finish in Boussu-Lez-Walcourt (231 km)  - photo NV/PN/Cor Vos © 2016

    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 cannabis business. Other cycling news: Contract extensions at BMC and Trek-Segafredo, two more years for the Baby-Dump, Stumps and Cranks book release, Carter Jones retires and very sad news of Stig Broeckx.

  • Sunday June 26, 2016


    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 hold of Tao after a great performance in the Tour des Pays de Savoie.

  • Saturday June 25, 2016


    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, like the newest release for road cyclists - the Tralyx.

  • Friday June 24, 2016


    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 and SRAM RED eTAP.

  • Thursday June 23, 2016


    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 probably won on those Canadian roads in 2015. A return visit that was also a confirmation of his progress as a rider.

  • Thursday June 23, 2016

    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

    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 been thrown out along with Dani King and Steve Cummings. Other cycling news: National TT champs, Tour de France, Halle-Ingooigem, Route du Sud and the Tour of Slovenia, plus Schär, Talansky, Pooley and Wyss.

  • Wednesday June 22, 2016


    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...

  • Tuesday June 21, 2016

    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

    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 valuable - but knowing the right dose is key.

  • Monday June 20, 2016

    Davos - Switserland - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme -  Lopez Moreno Miguel Angel (Spain / Team Astana)  pictured during stage 9 of the Tour de Suisse 2016 from  Davos to Davos (117,7 km) - photo Rene Vigneron/Cor Vos © 2016

    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 Ster ZLM Toer. Top Story: Ban for Simon Yates. In other cycling news: Lotto Soudal medical up-date, no Dutch championships for Terpstra and video chaos in the Northstar Grand Prix.

  • Sunday June 19, 2016


    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 de France and those cooler than cool riders. As Ed would say 'never sacrifice style for speed...'

  • Saturday June 18, 2016


    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 and Mavic wheels.

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