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Winter boots vs Overshoes: What should you buy for winter riding?

It's that time of year again when the weather turns grim; the roads get covered in grime, the heavens open up, and the chilly winds make ...

The good, the bad, and the ugly: A Shoddy history of crazy team kit

I thought I'd put a video together that looks back, pays homage, and roasts a few kits of old. The good, the bad, and the downright offen...

Castelli launches ultralight Superleggera bib short and Climber’s 3.0 jersey

Castelli has a new lightweight, hot-weather bib short that weighs less than an iPhone. Just in time for the Santos Tour Down Under and it...

Ten products I loved in 2019: Neal Rogers

When thinking of the cycling products I most loved in 2019, I had to compartmentalize between what I used most often and what I truly lov...

Rain or shine: Castelli’s evolving philosophy on apparel for all elements

Usually, cyclists hope it won’t rain before a bike ride. At a recent media event, Castelli product managers were hoping for the opposite....

Best men’s cycling bib shorts reviewed: Finding the perfect black pair

There are few things in cycling that can ruin a ride quite like an ill-fitting or worn-out pair of bib shorts. Good bibs go by unnoticed,...

Castelli announces newly updated Gabba and Perfetto range

Amongst the e-bikes, indoor bikes, aero bikes and gravel bikes in the hangers of Eurobike last week, Italian clothing brand Castelli had ...

CT Recommends: Cycling rain jackets that work

Whether you’re a fair-weather rider or the no-day-off type, a rain jacket is sure to come in handy at some point. Personally, I’m very mu...

Ten products I loved in 2018: Neal Rogers

Without question, my riding has changed dramatically over the past couple of years — fewer long rides, less road riding, more gravel, mor...

Ten products I loved in 2018: David Everett

You've heard from our editors in Australia and the United States, but now it's time to hear from CyclingTips' lone European correspondent...

Tour tech: Finding and fitting the perfect skin suit for Team Sky

Castelli isn’t quite sure why the sheer, smooth fabric that will stretch over the shoulders and backs of Team Sky riders in Monday’s team...

Ten products I loved in 2017: David Everett

We close out our annual round-up of CyclingTips editors' favourite gear from 2017 with the picks from Dave Everett. While much of the res...

Gore-Tex ShakeDry shootout: Who makes the best waterproof cycling jacket?

Innovation in cycling clothing is a rare thing, but Gore-Tex managed just that when it introduced its ShakeDry fabric technology on the G...

More of the best from Eurobike 2017: part one

The 2017 edition of the Eurobike trade show wrapped up this past Friday, and along with it, our live coverage of the best and brightest b...

A vortex of controversy: The backstory on Team Sky's new aerodynamic skinsuit

At the start line for Saturday's time trial in Marseille, all eyes will be on race leader and three-time Tour de France champion Chris Fr...

Tour de France tech: Bikes and more from the stage 1 time trial

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (CT) – Stage 1 of the Tour de France is done and the wet weather caused havoc not just for the riders but also for th...

How Milan-San Remo transformed Castelli's Gabba jersey

It was over dinner at La Trattoria after a scorching hot day of stage 3 of the Tour Down Under when we settled in for a long night of soc...

New kits, kicks and lids of the 2017 WorldTour

The clothing of professional cycling is a crucial part of the sport’s commercialisation. Without this canvas space, the rolling billboard...

Ten products I loved in 2016: Neal Rogers

Cycling media outlets are invariably littered with all sorts of gift ideas for your Lycra-clad loved ones around this time of y...

New kit day: How much clothing do pro cyclists get?

For most riders, getting a new set of cycling kit is something worth celebrating. You might have had your eye on a particular design for ...

Gift ideas for women who ride

Just nine days till Christmas! Did you get your shopping done? Looking for the perfect gift for the bike-loving people in your life (or f...