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What you missed at the Paris-Roubaix that never happened

There's no race as ardently mythologised as Paris-Roubaix. Raced through the working-class heartland of France…

Video: Bikepacking for conservation in Colombia

In February 2020, ultra-endurance cyclist Lael Wilcox, adventure rider Joe Cruz, and filmmaker Rugile Kaladyte…

Ride to the race: Ultracycling becomes our climate conscience

GBDuro sees riders traverse the length of Great Britain following a 2,000 km route from…

How to make the most of your cycling during stage 4 lockdown

As of Sunday August 2, Melbourne is in six weeks of stage 4 lockdown to…

How to find the optimal cycling route

Here’s a thought experiment for you. Say you went out and rode every street in…

Ted King's ridiculous 23-hour gravel ride across an entire state

Three weeks ago, on a damp night on the Canadian border of Vermont, Ted King…

A balancing act, a wallaby, and a ride into the light

There’s a wedge of bush – a kind of island in suburbia – running over…

The space between us: Chasing distance in the wilds of western Scotland

Markus Stitz is an Edinburgh-based filmmaker, photographer, writer, and the founder of Bikepacking Scotland. You…

Forget Everesting, this is quite the opposite

There's a stretch of gravel road that points straight through Eastern plains of Colorado, aimed…

Holidays at home: Coronavirus stole my job but changed me for the better

Coronavirus has made life difficult for many people across a range of industries, cycling commentators…

Everesting on a fixie with a hormone headwind

Come hell or high water, she would be spending her birthday spelunking into the deepest…

Riding 85 km within 2 km of home: Every street in my suburb without a map

I unclipped and pulled off to the side of the road. Behind me, my friend…

In a child's first bike ride, life rolls on

The week before everything changed, on a primary school athletics track a few blocks from…

The first-time bikepacker, her $350 MTB, and a 1,500 km ride across Mexico

For most people that tackle a long journey on two wheels, there's a long period…

The Heat Road: Riding 5,600 km from Paris to Dakar in less than 20 days

French adventure cyclist Steven Le Hyaric is no stranger to long and difficult rides. Over…

Come hell or high water: Solo bikepacking through Tajikistan's Bartang Valley

Central Asia has become something of a bikepacking destination in recent years. The likes of…

Photo gallery: The savage beauty of the inaugural Atlas Mountain Race

In February 2020, 185 riders from 27 countries headed to Morocco for the inaugural edition…

Road to Cape Epic EP6: What gear had we been using?

At the time we made this video the 2020 ABSA Cape Epic was still going…

No Stone Unturned: A solo bikepacking journey through Kyrgyzstan

In August 2019, German adventurer Markus Stitz set off on a 10-day bikepacking trip through…

A guide to Mt Lemmon: The scenic route in Tucson, Arizona (pt.2)

Just out of Tucson, rising from the desert, is Mount Lemmon. It's a true island…

A desert dream: The scenic route in Tucson, Arizona (pt.1)

60 miles north of the Mexican border, Tucson’s temperate weather and quality riding is a…