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Monday August 20, 2018
Vuelta a España Retro: With this year's Vuelta a España making a return to the Asturian region of Spain in September, Ed Hood got his diary and photo album out for one of his favourite days on a Grand Tour. The mythical climb of the Alto de l'Angliru sticks in the memory for many different reasons - Ed's day on the Angliru.
Monday August 20, 2018
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Monday August 20, 2018
Aug 20, 2018 - A very full EUROTRASH Monday - Arctic Race of Norway, EuroEyes Cyclassics Hamburg and the BinckBank Tour with reports, results and video. Hard times for pro teams - Top Story. News from the Vuelta a España teams and riders, Geraint Thomas for the Tour of Germany and more contract news. A fun packed morning coffee time.
Sunday August 19, 2018
Team ZWATT has launched a year-long study where participants will do a monthly 20-minute FTP test. The company will use that data to study and develop new software algorithms for new useful training metrics and better power meters. In return for the hard work, participants will get their crank-based power meter at a highly discounted price.
Sunday August 19, 2018
Photo Gallery: Heather Morrison has been to the Giro d'Italia, the Tour's of Yorkshire, Britain and France for PEZ, so when she had a big race hit her local roads we had to send her down to Glasgow to make a 'Photo Gallery'. Unique and special, those are the best words to describe Heather's fine selection from the European Road Race Championships.
Saturday August 18, 2018
Being strong is one thing, but knowing how to ride is quite another. Knowing how to ride in a group will increase your own riding enjoyment as well as that of the people you ride with. Above all it is a matter of safety. There are a series of basic rules to follow in order to ride properly in a group, and yet it is often surprising how few people know these rules.
Friday August 17, 2018
So much so that we're having an awesome coaching special for CX season! $599 for three months--includes one-time start-up fee! And in case you're looking for something other than world-class personalized coaching, then look over our discounted CX training plans!
Friday August 17, 2018
The 73rd edition of La Vuelta will, once again, feature today’s biggest cycling stars in its peloton. 176 riders, divided into 22 teams, will line-up at the official start on Saturday the 25th of August in Malaga, and fight for “La Roja”, the leader’s red jersey that will crown the winner of the race’s general classification.
Friday August 17, 2018
Velomacchi make backpacks and other accessories intended for motorcycling, but two wheels is two wheels. PEZ got our hands on the 40-liter Velomacchi Speedway Backpack to try while pedalling rather than twisting a throttle.
Thursday August 16, 2018
Aug 16, 2018 - Lots of EUROTRASH cycling news to get through this Thursday: The first stages of the BinckBank Tour with results and video. Top Story - Doping rears its ugly head, Froome and Thomas for Tour of Britain, contract news. Plus Giorgia Bronzini to be DS, live Vuelta in Canada, Lotto Soudal Vuelta line-up, Middle East Tour and some great Hinault retro from the Vuelta 1978.
Wednesday August 15, 2018
Roadside in Glasgow: The 2018 European championships have been a great success for the Scottish City of Glasgow, not just the cycling, but also all the other events. Callum MacGregor took in the men's time trial during the week and its ultra close final, so he could hardly miss the road race climax of the events on the city centre circuit. The action was hot, pity about the weather!
Tuesday August 14, 2018
With ‘Cross season just around the corner, what better time than now to get your bike ready? And while most CX riders are sure to do a comprehensive pre-season checkup on their tires, pedals and saddle, there’s one inspection that many will forget...
Tuesday August 14, 2018
Jingle Cross, September 28th-30th, again brings world-class cyclo-cross racing to North America. Known for its challenging course, fun atmosphere, professional and amateur racing along with incredible local hospitality, Jingle Cross delivers three days of action and excitement.
Tuesday August 14, 2018
Renowned cycling coach Hunter Allen of Peaks Coaching, recently launched their new "Race Video Analysis" program, where riders can submit on-board race videos and power data files for break down and advice from a Peaks Coaching certified cycling coach. We connected on Skype for the low-down on this cool new way to improve your cycling performance.
Tuesday August 14, 2018
You lean forward, driving down on to the pedals, legs exploding, chest burning, mouth wide open, sucking as much air as possible into your hungry lungs. That process of laboured breathing and ventilation is a primal force. Can we train our respiratory muscles to decrease the stress of breathing or even ride faster?
Monday August 13, 2018
Matteo Trentin’s star is shining brighter than ever. In Glasgow, Scotland, Trentin delivered victory in the European Cycling Championship for himself, Technical Commissioner for the Italian National team, Davide Cassani, and Sidi.
Monday August 13, 2018
Rider Interview: Next up in the 'Young Guns' interviews by Ed Hood is a rider who has already shown his worth by winning the British National road championship. Connor Swift, the cousin of Ben Swift, soloed to the red white and blue striped jersey in fine fashion. Ed Hood caught up with him after his big win to hear his story.
Monday August 13, 2018
Young American Sepp Kuss of Team LottoNL-Jumbo successfully fended off all challengers to earn both the stage and overall title at the 2018 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah on Sunday. A dominant Kuss accelerated away from all competitors on the slopes of Empire Pass, one of the hardest climbs in the world, to win Stage 6.
Monday August 13, 2018
Aug 13, 2018 - Matteo Trentin took the European road title after a wet six hours of Scottish rain. Race reports from Glasgow, Pologne and Utah. Jan Ullrich isn't doing too well - Top Story. Other cycling news: Tour of Britain, rider contracts and how to help support Adrien Costa's amputation injury rehabilitation. EUROTRASH coffee time.
Sunday August 12, 2018
Roadside: The European championships on the track and road have been held in Glasgow, Scotland this last week. The big event will be the men's road race on Sunday, but we sent Callum MacGregor the short distance from home to check-out the time trial as a warm-up for the weekend action. Roadside - Callum roamin' in the gloamin' wae a camera by his side!