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Ten products I loved in 2020: Shoddy Dave

"I'm sorry! Come again?" I think, as I scratch my chin and continue reading the email James Huang had sent out. "It's the end of the year...

Zipp announces new integrated computer mount and updated graphics

Zipp has today announced a new integrated out-front computer mount for Garmin and Wahoo head units. Designed specifically for Zipp stems,...

Is this where the Tour will be won? Shoddy inspects the TDF’s highest bike path

Last week I built up (with some help) a Ritchey Logic disc road bike adorned with Sram Force eTAP ASX and Zipp's new 303 wheelset, yeah s...

Steel bike vs. brand new Tour de France climbs: A Shoddy investigation

Living in the French Alps, you'd think that I'd climbed all the monumental mountain passes that the Tour de France has been routed up and...

From the Top: How Silca was built

Josh Poertner isn’t your typical cycling industry personality. In fact, he’s not 'typical' of much at all. He’s one of those people that ...

The many bikes of Tom Pidcock: Road, CX, MTB and gravel

Triple threats aren't limited to the entertainment industry -- they exist in the sporting world too. There are many examples of triple th...

New Zipp 303 Firecrest carbon clinchers are radically wider and way lighter

Hot on the heels of the midrange Zipp 303-S disc-brake carbon do-everything road wheelset that was introduced a couple of weeks ago comes...

From the Top: How Zipp was built

Zipp is an indisputable icon in the wheel and component business and they have a long history of innovation. They were one of the very fi...

From the Top: How Zipp Wheels was built podcast transcript

Listen to the full podcast episode here. Andy Ording: We rode bikes in South Africa because, like Australia, you can't drive till you're ...

New Zipp 303-S aero wheels are wider, hookless, tubeless, cheaper, disc-only

Zipp’s new 303-S aero carbon road wheels mark a dramatic new direction for the brand’s best-known model. Whereas the 303 has primarily be...

SRAM debuts new MultiClic remote shifters and wireless Zipp AXS aerobars

Not a big fan of the SRAM Blip remote shifter buttons for the eTap and eTap AXS wireless road drivetrains? While the idea was always soun...

Cycling Australia reveals new track bike for Tokyo Olympics

Cycling Australia has officially revealed the bike that its track riders will compete on at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Argon 18's new 2020 ...

Tech gallery: The little things at the 2020 Santos Tour Down Under

Details, details. Oftentimes, it's not the big things that separate pro race bikes from amateur ones; it's the attention paid to lesser t...

Walking the Tour de France time trial pits with aero expert Josh Poertner

You may have listened to our Tour de France podcasts over the three weeks of the race. Each day we covered all the action, from the gossi...

Eurobike 2018, part seven: Odds and ends

As we draw near the end of our expansive coverage of this year’s Eurobike show, we now focus our attention on some of the smaller bits th...

2018 Sea Otter Classic tech gallery, Part Three

When it comes to cycling equipment, much of the appeal lies in the massive breadth of choices that are available; with even a little bit ...

New tech finds at Tour Down Under: Specialized, Kask, Zipp, Giant and more

As far as technical changes in professional racing go, 2018 has started a little quietly. Our complete round-up of 2018 team bikes covers...

Zipp 454 NSW carbon clincher wheelset review: stability inspired by whales

It's not often that cycling industry engineers cite whales as the inspiration for their designs, but the stepped leading edge on the pect...

Eurobike 2017 live tech coverage, day one

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany (CT) - The Eurobike bicycle trade show is upon us once again, and CyclingTips is on site to bring you the best (...

Engineering speed: A Q&A with Zipp engineer Tess Denning

  Our Movers and Shakers series features Q&As with women trail blazers in the sport and industry of cycling. These are women who...

Zipp 404 NSW Carbon Clincher wheelset review

The "nest" is Zipp’s nickname for where its most advanced development work occurs — a wholly separate part of the company’s facility in I...