• Sat. Oct 23rd, 2021

Custom bike mega gallery | The 7 best bikes from Bespoked 2021

Bespoked is the UK’s biggest custom bike show and this year we’ve been spoilt with a beautiful mix of road, gravel and touring bikes (and a cheeky tandem or two…

Best hardtail mountain bikes in 2021

The humble hardtail seems to be going through a mini-revival, with a raft of cross-country, downcountry, trail and potentially even radder rigid frames being introduced. The advantages are clear. Where…

Best overshoes for cycling 2021

You’re not going to enjoy riding through the colder months in just your best cycling shoes, which are typically designed for more clement conditions, with lots of ventilation and lightweight…

The brutal Two Volcano Sprint from Etna to Vesuvius covers 1,180km and climbs 26,000m

Emma Cole 14 Oct 2021 A guide to the Italian ultra-endurance cycling challenge Described as 'brutal', the Two Volcano Sprint is a single stage, self-supported ultra-endurance cycling challenge, which takes…

Full route for the 2022 Tour de France announced

Joe Robinson 14 Oct 2021 Roubaix cobbles, an Alpe d'Huez summit finish and a Danish Grand Depart headline next year's Tour route A Paris-Roubaix cobble stage, a classic Alpe d’Huez…

Cyclist Magazine Podcast Episode 40 – The mad world of Jens Voigt

Cyclist magazine 14 Oct 2021 On this week's Cyclist Magazine Podcast, we delve into the mind of Jens Voigt The fall of the Berlin Wall, being part of the German…

2022 Tour de France Femmes route revealed: 1,029km of racing from Paris to Belles-Filles

Emma Cole 14 Oct 2021 A race for the history books and cycling calendar for many years to come The inaugural Tour de France Femmes avec Zwift live route has…

Wilier Rave SLR: The choose-your-own-adventure gravel road mashup

Will Strickson 12 Oct 2021 Wilier's new frameset is being sold with a choice of allroad and gravel setups, making it versatile in nature but specialised in final form Wilier's…

Alex Dowsett is finally giving the Hour Record another crack

Joe Robinson 12 Oct 2021 The 33-year-old will tackle Victor Campenaerts's 55.089km record on November 3rd Alex Dowsett has decided it is about time he got around to attemping a…

UCI part of mission to evacuate 165 Afghan citizens

Will Strickson 12 Oct 2021 Those saved include female cyclists and cycling management with 38 given refuge in Switzerland and welcomed to join UCI's training centre The UCI says it…