There was a reason that Bauer's bike only saw a handful of outings (Photo: Watson)

Top five worst cycling inventions

1. Steve Bauer’s Eddy Merckx Stealth bike The rigours of Paris-Roubaix requires some pretty special equipment, but Steve Bauer took things a step further in 1993, riding a radically designed…

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Why are the GB pursuit squad not wearing socks?

The British quartet of Bradley Wiggins, Andy Tennant, Jon Dibben and Owain Doull rode around the 250m track 16 times in an impressive in 3-55.243 to not only beat the…

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Bradley Wiggins wins track title in new custom shoes

Sir Bradley Wiggins, has used several different shoes over years, depending on sponsorship commitments and fit preferences. During 2012, the year he won the Tour de France, Wiggins was seen…

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Five best disc brake bikes of 2016

With the UCI considering allowing disc brakes into the pro peloton next year, all the major brands are releasing disc equipped machines. They are getting lighter and more affordable too. Here…

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Older Racelight T carbon forks recalled

The recall affects some non-tapered Racelight T forks sold between 2003 and 2009. Affected forks have a non-tapered 1 1/8 inch carbon steerer tube, an aluminium fork crown, carbon fibre…

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Now it’s cheaper to ride like Cipo

Mario Cipollini has always been known for his flamboyance and that’s carried over into the bikes which bear his name, which are definitely built for the racer. They’ve been an…