Honister-Pass-Slate-Stinger

The northern Cumbrian mountains are breathtaking, both literally and figuratively. They look beautiful in almost any weather; sunshine or showers, every rise and view seems more stunning than the last.…

Praxis-Works-bottom-bracket-converter

Praxis Works Converter is a super-smart piece of retrofit engineering is designed to fit some of the most common designs of press-fit BB

cycle sport summer 2014 cover image

Cycle Sport’s Tour guide is out now! Bringing you everything you need to know about the greatest race in the world. Our massive Tour de France preview brings you all…

Gareth Thomas

Before I played rugby, I was a postman and I loved it because I was out in the fresh air and it kept me fit. Cycling was a world that…

Katie Archibald, Revolution Series round 3 2014

Katie Archibald World and European team pursuit world champion Katie Archibald quite fancies herself as a cycling journalist. And a rapper. And a giraffe...

Iberostar---Majorca---map---training

The weekend before last, the deputy editor of this magazine rode round Majorca. Afterwards, he tweeted a celebratory photo of his GPS with ‘309km’ proudly displayed, congratulating himself on his…

Sprinting,-boardman

Beta-alanine is a naturally occurring amino acid (protein fragment) found in the body. It first hit the headlines back in 1999 when it was found to be present in samples…

Sky-train

Team Sky mechanic Alan Williams reflects briefly. “The only things that have changed from last year are the US-designed Stages power crank and the Stages head unit. And we’re using…

Lapierre-Aircode-road-bike

Making its debut on the cobbles at Paris-Roubaix under FDJ.fr this year, the Pulsium has a clear raison d’être — one look at the curved tubing and it’s easy to…

Road stars of today trained and race on the track

Great Britain’s recent success on the road has presented national team managers with a problem: how do they attract the current crop of talented young British riders onto the boards.…

Bidon-coffee-and-bicycle-cafe

The march of British cycle cafes seems irrepressible. According to CW calculations, of the 40 or so cafes we’ve featured in our occasional cafe guides, 14 opened in 2013, with…