Cycling Weekly

Chris Boardman AirTTE Di2 Time Trial bike

Chris Boardman: a new chapter

Words: Simon Smythe Chris Boardman spent 10 years with British Cycling, heading up the Secret Squirrel club that produced the bikes and equipment that were — and still are —…

Foam-roller

Foam rollers’ positive effect

Foam rollers aren’t anything new. Cyclists up and down the country have been using them for years, as have practitioners such as chiropractors, masseurs and physiotherapists. But the effectiveness of…

Marcel Kittel wins Dubai Tour 2014 stage two

Marcel Kittel wins stage two of Dubai Tour

Marcel Kittel took his first scalp of the season over sprint rival Mark Cavendish at the Dubai Tour today easily winning the second stage. A dead turn in the final…

Lose weight the right way

Lose weight the NHS way

The NHS has warned people to, “stop pouring money down the drain” with fad diets that emerge every new year, and instead suggested people follow their own 12-week weight loss…

Helen Wyman on her way to Bronze in the World 2014 Cyclo-cross champs

Helen Wyman reflects on World Cyclo-cross bronze

On Saturday, Helen Wyman achieved Britain’s best result in the World Cyclo-cross Championships since 2000 when she finished third. The 32-year-old and eight-time British National Champion in the discipline yesterday…

Fat tyres the new thin?

Tyre trends set to change?

What, exactly, is the point of thin cycle tyres? Not at lot, it turns out. It rather depends what’s meant by ‘thin’. The tyres on most road bikes look excessively…