Tech

Dan Martin at the 2014 Tour of Beijing

Dan Martin’s Tour of Beijing panda helmet

Dan Martin will take to the startline at the Tour of Beijing tomorrow wearing a special edition panda themed POC Octal helmet to celebrate Garmin-Sharp’s partnership with wildlife charity WWF.…

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Peter Kennaugh’s white Pinarello F8

It glows in the sunshine and looks unique, lined up with the other Sky Vuelta a Espanã bikes in Logrono. The white Pinarello frame has blue decals on one side,…

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GoPro launch HERO4 camera series

Action camera manufacturer GoPro unveiled its new line of cameras on Monday, the HERO4 series. The HERO4 is available in two editions, the HERO4 Black, which retails at £369.99 and…

Lotto cross bike for Roubaix

Will Lotto-Belisol riders use cross bikes at Roubaix?

Lotto-Belisol riders have been offered the option of riding a modification of Ridley’s top of the range cycle-cross bike in Paris-Roubaix this weekend. Reappropriated for the 257km cobbled classic, these…

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…

Shimano Di2 TT shift/brake levers

Shimano Di2 TT shift/brake levers

The impressive functionality of Shimano’s Dura-Ace Di2 electronic groupset continues to convert the previously unconvertible. Here we take a look at the TT-specific levers