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What’s going on with Jolanda Neff’s down tube?

A quick explanation of the wavy shape seen on the Olympic race-winner's bike.

Race reports

Jolanda Neff wins Olympic MTB gold in all-Swiss podium

Neff got away on lap 1 of five and wasn't seen again.

Tech

The LoreOne is the world’s first custom 3D-printed carbon cycling shoe

They're also eye-wateringly expensive and look like a sandal from space.

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Podcasts

Nerd Alert podcast: Oversized derailleur pulleys for everybody!

Tour Daily Podcast Finale: From Paris to Toyko!

Freewheeling Podcast: Final countdown to Tokyo

Tour Daily Podcast, stage 21: Until next year...

Tour Daily Podcast, stage 20: And now, to Paris

Tour Daily Podcast, stage 19: Far from a sprint finish

Nerd Alert podcast: So you say you want to build your own carbon frame…

News & Racing

Olympic triathlon marred by shambolic false-start

The men's race did not go swimmingly.

Mathieu van der Poel and Tom Pidcock are set to square off against XC greats

Three weeks after dropping out of the Tour de France, Mathieu van der Poel joins Tom Pidcock in the Olympic cross country MTB race.

A tropical storm is coming for the Olympic MTB and time trial events

The typhoon-strength Storm Nepartek could make the Tokyo Olympic time trial very interesting.

Van Vleuten mistakes silver for gold as confusion reigns in Olympic peloton

A lack of race radios and what racers say were infrequent and sometimes incorrect time checks appear to have led to confusion in the pelo...

Anna Kiesenhofer takes surprise victory in Tokyo Olympic road race

The unheralded Austrian pulled off an impressive coup in hot conditions.

Richard Carapaz, the history maker

Newly minted Olympic road race champion Richard Carapaz says ‘This is the best thing that could have happened’.

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Latest Tech

Here are the motor doping methods Pogačar isn't using and why

With dominant displays come accusations and questions. We delve into whether any of the motor doping accusations have any merit.

Surly’s Corner Bar lets your mountain bike be a gravel bike

Designed to fit mountain bike brake levers and shifters, this drop handlebar is weirdly interesting.

Allied Echo review: The two-in-one solution, fully realized

Slick adjustable geometry is impressively quick and easy to operate, with tangible benefits in each mode.

Revel Bikes releases recyclable carbon RW23 gravel rims

A carbon rim made with a modern take on thermoplastic manufacturing.

Which type of inner tube holds air the best?

Ever wondered how well certain tube materials hold onto pressure? I know I did.

JRA with the Angry Asian: Where consumerism and sustainability collide

We should all be thinking more about "want" vs. "need".

Adventure

'Gravel is the new gold' – Svein Tuft is reconnecting with his homeland

Svein Tuft is back to his roots, and still blowing our minds.

The highest climb of the 2021 Tour de France is a monster

On stage 15 of the 2021 Tour de France, the peloton will tackle the highest road in the Pyrenees. As Peter English writes, the climb is f...

The austere beauty of winter cycling

Most people avoid riding in the depths of winter. Those that venture out can be handsomely rewarded.

The app that adds adventure to your everyday cycling

There's a perverse joy in being caught off-guard by something so unrideable.

The flightless bird that inspired my off-the-couch 120 km gran fondo

Nothing else can give you this unbelievable high. All those good vibes, all the good feelings, the good memories, they all come back.

Video: Cape to Cape, a must-watch documentary about one incredible ride

Freezing rain, searing heat, illness, personal conflict, mob violence – this is one hell of a cycling adventure.

Videos

Allied Echo review: The two-in-one solution, fully realized

Slick adjustable geometry is impressively quick and easy to operate, with tangible benefits in each mode.

JRA with the Angry Asian: Where consumerism and sustainability collide

This is the bike that Richard Branson didn't ride to his space launch

The Bunnyhop, Episode 4: Kasia Niewiadoma and Hayley Simmonds