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Flora Perkins: From the Hell of the North to the exam hall

The 18-year-old talks finishing Paris-Roubaix ahead of finishing her high school exams.

2022 Ridley Kanzo Adventure: first-ride review

The Belgian brand gets serious about adventure.

Finding the hidden Watts: Behind the scene with TotalEnergies and Specialized

Ever wondered how teams go about shaving those all important, and usually race winning or loosing watts?

The American cyclist who's speed skating at the Beijing Winter Olympics

Skills honed on a road bike are helping Mia Manganello Kilburg in her speed skating career.

How the pros prepare for the Tour: Mountain-stage recon with AG2R Citroën

Back in late May, an email dropped into my inbox from AG2R Citroën Team with an invitation. Would I like to tag along on one of these upc...

The Pro's Playlist: Pendulum's guitarist, rocking out to riding flat out

I can hear you now; why the heck would the lead guitarist in an international adored band give two hoots about throwing a playlist togeth...

Paris-Roubaix: Moments in History

The Queen of the Classics, L'enfer du Nord, The Hell of the North – the many nicknames of Paris-Roubaix reflect its reputation as probabl...

Tour of Flanders: Moments in history

In normal circumstances you'd be sitting down to watch the Tour of Flanders this weekend. But as with so many other races -- and sports e...

Could a women's Tour de France be on the way?

Le Télégramme reports that Tour de France organizer Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) is working on bringing back a women’s Tour de France....

The Holy Week Recon: Trek PJs, soggy cobbles and highway madness.

It's not an episode of the Bunch, but something quite similar: We're calling this show the Recon, because that's what this week was all a...

Crazy tech, a Norwegian win and a Utah holiday: The Bunch, Ep 9

Welcome to another episode of the Bunch. This week's episode, I'm sorry to say, is not coming from pro cycling capital of Europe, Girona,...

In the Land of the Pros: The Bunch, Ep. 8

Hello folks, you're back again I see. It's yet another episode of The Bunch, our weekly roundup show, where we try to keep things nice an...

Sram Red AXS and talking with the Gods: The Bunch Ep. 4

Welcome to episode four of The Bunch. And you thought we'd forgotten, didn't you? After a week out (there's a very good excuse why we wer...

Everesting Mount Everest

It started with a two-line email: "Hey mate, they've just paved the road to Everest. Want to do an Everesting with me?" What followed was...

Does cannabis belong in bike racing?

Opening up a conversation about drugs in cycling world is dangerous. One quickly falls into a big black hole of past scandals that contin...

The lesser known pro bikes in the peloton - CKT, Zannata, Gavia, Isaac and more...

With the Northen European races well under way and the big one about to kick off on Sunday, it's usual for all the limelight to be hogged...

Coryn Rivera wins Trofeo Alfredo Binda in historic bunch sprint finish

The 19th edition of the Trofeo Alfredo Binda - Comune de Cittiglio saw an historic finish on Sunday when a reduced bunch of 30 riders bar...

How one small mistake lost the race: Inside the Ronde van Drenthe with Janneke Ensing

A spring-like day in Drenthe, with blue skies and not much wind, caused the second round in the Women's WorldTour, the Ronde van Drenthe,...

O come all ye faithful: the joy of Christmas-New Year riding

It's Christmas time which, for most of us, means time spent with family and friends, reflecting on the year that's been and eating far mo...

Introducing VeloClub

I'm thrilled to announce our new membership program which aims to serve and connect the CyclingTips community that's been slowly growing ...

Roadtripping Wellington: Exploring the Rimutaka Trail

About 200 metres offshore we see a pod of dolphins and an orca peacefully peering through the top of the deep blue ocean as if they knew ...