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CT Tech Round-Up #5: New gear from Pearl Izumi, Park Tool, Chainlift and more

A lot of gear comes across our desks here at CyclingTips. Our Tech Round-Ups are a look at some of that gear. Sometimes it's products we'...

Best women’s cycling bibs round-up: four drop-tail bibs reviewed

A good pair of bib shorts is worth every penny spent, but do you need to drop $300 to find a comfortable pair of bibs? It's taken me many...

Pearl Izumi X-Alp Gravel shoe review: A slipper-like fit with boot-like grip

Gravel this, gravel that. It seems everything has a "gravel" variant these days, and Pearl Izumi answers the call with its X-Alp Gravel s...

Ten products I loved in 2019: Caley Fretz

I find these lists surprisingly difficult to put together. Not because of some dearth of products I use on a regular basis, and love dear...

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...

Ten products I loved in 2019: James Huang

There’s a saying about time passing that goes through my head on repeat. "Life is like a roll of toilet paper; the paper comes out at the...

Pearl Izumi Tour shoe review: Solid performance, classy styling, great value

Have you ever walked out of a store after a purchase and felt like you got away with something? Like the clerk had only charged you for t...

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...

Eurobike 2018: Hits and highlights, part three

And that’s a wrap! Well, sort of. The Eurobike trade show has shut its doors for another year, but not before we share with you some of t...

Pearl Izumi PRO Leader V4 shoe review: Improved, but far from supple

Pearl Izumi’s PRO Leader V3 road shoes packed a lot of features and a truly innovative construction method into the company’s flagship of...

February 2017 Product Picks: Northwave, Bell, Silca, and Pearl Izumi

For this edition of Product Picks, U.S. technical editor James Huang is all about covering the extremities: Northwave’s radical-looking E...

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 year. But w...

Pearl Izumi Elite Escape LTD jersey and In-R-Cool bibshorts review

Pearl Izumi began in 1955 with a man in Japan — Kinji Shimizu — delivering clothing to his local customers on his bike. He was fascinated...

Pearl Izumi PRO Leader III shoe review

Peel back the insole of virtually every cycling shoe on the market and you'll see a sad little tan layer of material that basically looks...

Ridden and reviewed: Women’s road shoes

Shoes are a highly personalised item. What works for one person is not guaranteed to work for another. Wide or narrow toe box, high or lo...

2015 Kits tested and reviewed - part two

This is part two. Read part one --featuring Velocio, Rapha, Specialized, Search and State, and Fondo-- here. Following up on the first ro...