Author: Iain Treloar

Iain joined CyclingTips in 2017 following several years as an Editor at Ride On Magazine. Now working as Senior Editor, Iain has found a niche writing long-form features, annoying dictators, reporting from races including the Tour de France, dabbling in tech, and generally making a pest of himself. He likes gravel and solitude, and is based in Melbourne, Australia.

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World Championships volunteers are ready for literally anything

So you want to volunteer at the Glasgow World Championships? What's your plan for humanity's first contact with extraterrestrial life?

Spotlight: GripGrab Explorer waterproof gravel shoe covers

Minimalistic, waterproof overshoes designed for off-road adventures.

In memoriam: Geraint Thomas's iconic sunglasses

An Ineos Grenadier sponsor shuffle has tragic consequences.

Mathieu van der Poel's assault convictions have been overturned

After an appeal following his conviction for assaulting two children, the Dutch cycling star will be allowed back to Australia.

Stoked for yolk: DSM's YolkFan is an egg enthusiast's dream

Presenting the funniest product made by a cycling sponsor.

Davide Rebellin killed by truck driver while training

The Italian veteran had just retired, after an illustrious 30 year professional career.

Ritchey has a shiny new 50th Anniversary Swiss Cross

A lustrous red cyclocross/gravel bike to celebrate a big birthday.

As 2023 approaches, teams await their fate with fear – and hope

“We will apply, apply, apply, and apply until we get the license,” says Uno-X team boss. 

Report: Worst person at your festive dinner has feelings about cyclists

"They think they're in the bloody Tour dee France," drunk uncle alleges.

10 products I loved in 2022: Iain Treloar

Showcasing the products that sparked joy in the lives of CyclingTips' staff.

I don’t know what to write about today

Signs you need to go for a bike ride, #∞.

Specialized has a sprawling new online game. We took it for a spin

Specialized just launched a branded game on the massive, kid-focused Roblox platform. How should we feel about that?

Hell yeah, artistic cycling

The World Championships you didn't know you needed to know about.

Spotlight review: Parcours Alta gravel wheelset gets wider, tougher

The new version of Parcours' value-heavy carbon gravel wheelset has a contemporary rim shape and impact-resistant resin.

Cycling's most iconic landscapes, rated by Google Reviewers

If you can review it, you can pooh-pooh it.

For sale: Geraint Thomas' big wooden podium throne

There's a garage sale in Birmingham, and the world is invited.

Who wore it best at the Tour de France presentation?

The one day of the year where cyclists show off their swag.

Chess outcast Hans Niemann says he was a top cyclist. Was he really?

The world's most controversial chess player claims he was once "ranked third for my age nationally" in cycling.

Someone just backflipped a cargo bike and blew my mind

An Estonian, a pink box-bike, and a likely world-first.

Alejandro Valverde has an 'appetite for chin scratches and snuggles'

Just a diabetic kitty, looking for his forever home. 

Breaking: Not Benoît Cosnefroy’s arm

A round of paintball gone wrong? Or something else entirely?