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Book review: 'The 2019 Bikepacking Bike Buyer's Guide' by Alee Denham

Bikepacking: whether you see it as touring-made-popular or as an exciting new sub-discipline of the sport, there can be little doubt it h...

Book review: 'Overlander' by Rupert Guinness

Cycling fans around the world (and particularly in Australia) will be familiar with Rupert Guinness, a veteran sports journalist who's as...

Mind, body and the limits of human performance: A review of 'Endure'

As cyclists, we understand limits. We know what it's like to ride so hard that it's not possible to go any harder. To have legs, lungs an...

Book review: 'Ride: A Memoir to My Father' by Craig Fry

Cycling is a lot of different things. It’s a way to get and stay fit, a way to make and maintain social connections, a mode of transport,...

Book review: 'Faster - The Obsession, Science and Luck Behind the World's Fastest Cyclists'

'Faster' is the third book by Michael Hutchinson, British time trial specialist, Commonwealth Games representative and winner of more tha...

Book review: 'Cycle of Lies - The Fall of Lance Armstrong'

Cycle of Lies is New York Times reporter Juliet Macur’s addition to the long line of biographies about seven-time Tour de France champion...

Wheeling Matilda: The Story of Australian Cycling

Jim Fitzpatrick is widely regarded as one of Australia's foremost cycling historians and now the US-born writer has revealed his latest b...

Tyler Hamilton's "The Secret Race"

I honestly didn't intend to read Tyler Hamilton and Daniel Coyle's new book "The Secret Race" this soon after it was released. Another de...

Essential Reading - Vélo, By Paul Fournel

A couple days ago I received a copy of Rouleur's new book "Vélo", by Paul Fournel. I picked it up at the post office and began flipping t...