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Tour Divide 2015

I seem to be the only person I know who followed the (thrilling!) Tour Divide...

Tour de France: First week

One week in and it's looking like the best Tour de France in years

Tour de France 2014: Day One

Kittel takes the opening Yellow Jersey whilst Cav's gone.

Winter Worlds 2014: Race 8

Another unlucky finish this week!

Give-Away Time: Fulcrum Racing Zero Alloy Wheelset

Get in to win!

Going Solo

Excellent article from the Telegraph about unknown British cycling hero Ken Russell

The Cycle Race

Only 3 days till the Tour starts!

Roll With It: Sir Bradley Wiggins On His Life In Music

Quietus has an article on Bradley Wiggins and his connection to (British) music, worth a read!

Buenos Aires Better By Bike

More Illustrations from Argentina!

Pista Bike Illustrations

Fantastic stylized track cycling illustrations by Gianluca Fallone

Winter Worlds 2014: Race 7

A lovely day for a race, didn't have the legs to compete!

Southern Cross Round 2: Steam Scene

A 2nd attempt at CycloCross, this time with added ambition, but too many mechanicals!

Strava Global Heat Map

Strava release their global heatmap, showing the popularity of cycling paths and roads around the globe.

Preliminary Start List for Tour de France

Preliminary Start List for Tour de France 2014 are out, with some surprising line-ups and the return of 37 year old kiwi favourite Greg Henderson

BikeExchange Tour de France Give-Away

Cycling-orientated Trading Post BikeExchange are giving away Dura-Ace-equipped Trek Madone 5.9's during the Tour de France.

Brooks Cambium C15

Classic Saddle manufacturers Brooks of England announce a new racier Cambium saddle, and they're giving away 100 of them