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Tuesday December 11, 2018
Toolbox: Among juniors already dripping with talent and potential, how much of their eventual success is due to physiological differences, and how much might be due to their environment and opportunities?
Monday December 10, 2018
Cold Weather Kit: Nalini are hand crafting some tip-top cold weather cycling gear in their Castel D’Ario home. Just in time for winter, here's my review of the Pro Gara jacket, Pro Gara jersey, Bib Tights and Polaris Winter Bib Shorts.
Monday December 10, 2018
Dec 10, 2018 - While the cats away... Laurens Sweeck and Toon Aerts were the victors, cyclocross results and video. Young Xuban Errazkin in trouble - Top Story. Other cycling news: Nibali Giro/Tour? Amstel Gold, Katusha-Alpecin, Delko, ambitious Vital Concept, Tim Wellens, Yorkshire'19, CCC and Etxeondo, Bigla, Quick-Step Floors Kristallen Fiets and training camp.
Sunday December 9, 2018
I’m sure PEZ readers around the world are all familiar with Greg LeMond’s epic ride on the Champs-Élysées in Paris on July 23, 1989 to snatch victory from Laurent Fignon and win the Tour de France by a mere 8 seconds. I can still remember watching it on TV. And I still have on VHS (as well as functioning VHS tape recorder!) The 1989 Tour de France: Greg LeMond’s Incredible Comeback!
Saturday December 8, 2018
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 ride feel.
Friday December 7, 2018
Interview: In January 2016 Paul Sherwen had 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.
Friday December 7, 2018
Gift Guide’18 #4: Another week nearer the holiday season and those gifts won't buy themselves! In our fourth 'Gift Guide' we have offerings from Sidi, Silca mini-pump with Bluetooth, Selle San Marco saddle, ProViz REFLECT360 Elite cycling jacket, Z LOK COMBO zip-tie lock, 100% Cadence Collection, Pirelli PZero™ Monza kit, Rapha's Explore jacket and CatEye ORB bar end lights.
Thursday December 6, 2018
SBT GRVL launches August 2019 as a world-class gravel experience committed to Beauty, Inclusivity, Family, Challenge and Fun. The event enables gravel fans of all ability levels to experience the unmatched gravel roads winding around and through the iconic, beautiful mountain town of Steamboat Springs, Colo.
Thursday December 6, 2018
We've had everything from custom carbon, aero wonder superbikes and even museum stunners featured in Readers' Rigs but we've never had a bull horned, custom steel bike until today. Kevin from Lancanshire's unique steel ride certainly qualifies for Readers' Rigs though as he and his machine have a very cool story behind their time together that includes over 25 years of ownership of ups and downs and thousands upon thousands of miles.
Thursday December 6, 2018
Dec 06, 2018 - No Giro for Geraint Thomas - Top Story. Details of the Paul Sherwen Memorial Service. In other cycling news: Campenaerts and Degrendle win Kristallen Fiets, ATOC19 route, Arkéa-Samsic, Philipsen, Renshaw, Gerts, Campenaerts, Sunweb staff, Aru, Novo Nordisk, Rally, Lang, MiddleEastCyclingTour and lotto Soudal kit.
Wednesday December 5, 2018
When we first talked in 2003, my Paul Sherwen interview was temporarily interrupted on Tuesday when he had to put his son to bed. I called back a few minutes later and we picked up the conversation on Team Directeurs, biking buddies, his life on tv and more…
Wednesday December 5, 2018
Ed's Rant: The winter nights are drawing in and Ed Hood has been ruminating over the Grand Tours - Where are they going wrong and what can be changed? Ed has a long list of short-comings and improvements. Constructive criticism or the rants of a madman?
Tuesday December 4, 2018
Obituary: Paul Sherwen died on Sunday at home in Africa. Paul was known in every corner of the cycling World, from rider, team manager and TV commentator he was half of the 'Voice of Cycling' with Phil Liggett. Ed Hood pays his respects to a legend in the sport we love.
Tuesday December 4, 2018
Toolbox: I have said it before and I will say it again: I am fifty, and I still wanna go fast! Staying strong and riding the way you want to ride once you hit the half-century point requires some changes to the way you plan and train compared to when you were younger.
Monday December 3, 2018
When we first talked in 2003, Paul Sherwen immediately stood out from the crowd by not only accepting my request for an interview -  but actually phoning me back from his home in Uganda to continue the interview.  This one's worth another read, and as I got to know him over the years and several more interviews, his warm and chatty personality never changed, and set him in a class of ...pure class.  
Monday December 3, 2018
Retro Interview: Dave Rollinson; twice British Amateur Road Race Champion, Tour de L’Avenir stage winner, French amateur Classic winner and twice a Worlds top 20 finisher. He had the world at his feet, turned pro – and then. . .
Monday December 3, 2018
Dec 03, 2018 - The loss of Paul Sherwen will be felt by many. Burgos-BH suspends its self - Top Story. Cyclocross from Hasselt and Mol - Results and video. Quintana on the Movistar 3, Roompot-Charles presentation, Sagan looking at Yorkshire, cross Stybar, Heulot to Rally, Nokere Koerse, Wanty development, Dunkirk, Landa Giro/Tour, Sky kit, Canyon-DHB, BMC, and sponsor for Contador team.
Sunday December 2, 2018
One of the most remarkable sportsmen in cycling history came not from what we typically consider the heartlands of cycling and did not make his mark on the track or in famous stage races. In an age of hard men, Sir Hubert Opperman, “Oppy,” as he was universally known, is the subject of a new book by Daniel Oakman about the very full life of a public figure, both as an athlete and a politician.
Sunday December 2, 2018
On Sunday the sad news came through from Africa that Paul Sherwen had passed away. Paul rode the Tour de France and fought his way over the mountains to finish on five occasions. He was also British road champion, plus manager of the Raleigh-Banana team in the late 80s. Paul will be well remembered for his TV work, partnering Phil Liggett.
Saturday December 1, 2018
Wahoo, the leading maker of smart indoor trainers and indoor cycling ecosystems, and Zwift, the world’s largest and most immersive multiplayer cycling community, have teamed up to give athletes the chance to push themselves toward improved climbing fitness with a challenging in-game mission.