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The Giro d’Italia kicked off on Saturday with a 17.6km team time trial from San Lorenzo al Mare to San Remo. Of course the most important news was the victory…

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There are several advantages to leaving your cassette attached to your bike when you have to remove your rear wheel, not least avoiding having to handle your well-lubricated drivechain. We…

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Completely hand-built of ash wood, for its flexibility, and mahogany for its durability, the frame is strong enough to do away with a seat tube. The wood is laminated with…

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The popularity of the GoPro action camera has led to ever more companies entering the market. The latest is TomTom, which has today launched its Bandit action camera, priced at…

7 of the best bike locks

If you’re going to leave your bike unattended, even for a moment, you need one of these — a tough, thief-foiling bike lock

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Team Wiggins made their race debut at the Tour of Normandie in March, riding Pinarello bikes then were equipped with SRAM and Zipp componentry. Now SRAM, which owns Zipp, has…

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On-bike video has been a huge hit with cycling aficionados, opening up the experience of a mass sprint, cyclocross races, track riding or escaping a mass crash to armchair audiences.…

Gino Bartali changes gear in the 1948 Tour de France. Photo: Cycling-passion.com

Campagnolo has released a neat video looking at the evolution of its rear mechs starting with the Cambio Corsa – four speeds and changes effected by pulling two separate levers…

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Working with carbon or aluminium rims, the mastic comes in a pack of two 12ml tubes with their own spreader, which is enough to glue two tubs. Vittoria cites a…