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Nerd Alert Podcast: Ronan’s crazy-light Everesting bike

Building a bike with generic components, Enve's new move, and whether bikes are being made too light.

5.5 kg, TT bars, and a fairing: The Everesting world record bike check

A deep dive and video on the challenges and thinking behind optimising an Everesting bike.

Video: Phil Gaimon and Ronan Mc Laughlin chat about the new Everesting record

A fun and insightful chat between two riders who know how to ride uphill really fast.

How Ronan Mc Laughlin broke the Everesting world record

6:40:54. That's how long it took Ronan Mc Laughlin, a full time tech writer here at CyclingTips, a father and a husband, to ride the heig...

Ronan Mc Laughlin has smashed the Everesting record in 6 hours 40 minutes

Nearly eight months after setting a new record, CyclingTips' own Ronan Mc Laughlin has again set a new mark.

New Everesting World record set under 7 hours by Sean Gardner

American cyclist Sean Gardner is the first to have broken the seven hour Everesting mark while also setting a new men's World Record in a...

Emma Pooley Everests again – this time on gravel

Weeks after breaking the world record for Everesting, Emma Pooley has slogged her way through another massive ride – this time Everesting...

An exercise in pointlessness: Emma Pooley on her world-record Everesting

Last month former world champion Emma Pooley broke the women's Everesting record, eclipsing the previous mark set by fellow Englishwoman ...

6.2 kg, three gears and cut-off drops: The bike used for the Everesting record

New Everesting record holder, Ronan McLaughlin, takes a deep dive into the customisation bestowed upon his Specialized Tarmac SL6.

Contador dethroned: Irish cyclist breaks Everesting record by 20 minutes

The Everesting record recently set by Alberto Contador has just been toppled by Irish cyclist Ronan McLaughlin. McLaughlin’s time of 7:04...

Alberto Contador breaks Everesting record with time of 7:27:20

Seven-time Grand Tour winner, Alberto Contador, has set a new Everesting record in a time of 7 hours, 27 minutes and 20 seconds. The reco...

Emma Pooley has set a new Everesting record

British former pro Emma Pooley has set a new women's Everesting world record, taking roughly 15 minutes off the previous mark set last mo...

Gallery: Lachlan Morton's Everesting

The first attempt, a little over a week ago, came on a whim and ended in heartbreak. Lachlan Morton thought he rode 8,848 meters in seven...

Lachlan Morton breaks Everesting record (for real this time) in 7:29:57

UPDATED WITH OFFICIAL TIME. EF Pro Cycling's Lachlan Morton has broken the Everesting record, setting a time of 7 hours, 29 minutes and 5...

Lachlan Morton didn't set a new Everesting record after all

Four days ago US mountain biker Keegan Swenson thought he'd lost the Everesting world record to Aussie road racer Lachlan Morton (EF Pro ...

The inside story and power analysis from Lachlan Morton’s Everesting 'record'

An Everesting built on food poisoning, rosé, and two pieces of tape.

Lachlan Morton breaks Everesting record

Lachlan Morton has set a new Everesting record in an official time of 7 hours, 32 minutes, and 54 seconds. Morton took the record from pr...

Everesting tips from a national champion

"I will never Everest again." Strong words from a national champ. But if you saw Ruth Winder around hour 10, slogging up a near 20% grade...

Hannah Rhodes sets a new women's Everesting record

Less than a week after Lauren De Crescenzo stormed to a new women's Everesting record, which came about a week after Katie Hall took the ...

De Crescenzo Everests in under 10 hours to break women's record

One week after Katie Hall set a new women's Everesting record, fellow America Lauren De Crescenzo has taken hold of the honors after an i...

Buchmann ascends 8,848m in 7:28 but he's not the Everesting record holder

Emanuel Buchmann (Bora-Hansgrohe) put in a monster ride for charity on Friday, ascending the vertical gain of Mount Everest in under eigh...