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Quick release

Is it the end for quick release wheels?

When Tullio Campagnolo invented the quick-release skewer almost 90 years ago, even he, as the father of Italy’s groupset giant, couldn’t have imagined that his simple idea would become the…

Mike northey

Show us your scars #13: Mike Northey

Even in bike races with closed roads, there’s no escaping motor vehicles. Only recently at the Clasica San Sebastian last week, Belgian rider Greg Van Avermaet was felled by a…

Orica toolbox

Secrets of the toolbox: Orica-GreenEdge (video)

For the seventh installment of our ‘Secrets of the toolbox’ series,  CW caught up with Craig Geater, who works as a mechanic on Australian WorldTour team, Orica-GreenEdge. As usual, we…

Wheel rims

Will wider rims make you faster?

As the trend for fatter tyres continues apace, Marc Abbott considers whether wider rims can give you the edge in your next event

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Your guide to riding in the mountains

Heading to ride in the mountains for your first time this summer? Find out here what clothing you need, how to plan your rides and how not to run out…

Tour de France - Stage 12

Alberto Contador open to sharing power data

Alberto Contador says he would be willing to follow Team Sky’s lead and release his power data but insists the conclusions drawn from such numbers cannot always be believed. On…