Loch Ness

Scottish highlands may not have the ideal weather for a 67-mile sportive ride but it did provide a picture perfect route for the inaugural Etape Loch Ness..


End to end tandem record attempt

How many cyclists do you know who have ended a ride collapsed on a grass verge in need of oxygen, a drip in each arm and a trip to A&E?…


Slate Stinger – Sportive Preview

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

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Cycle Sport 2014 Tour de France preview

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

Famous Last Words: 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

Famous Last Words: Katie Archibald

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


Dr. Hutch: cycling prowess, it’s all about distance

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…


Beta-alanine: better for everyone?

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…