Mount your iPhone 5 or 5S to your bike handlebars

I don’t know if you know this, but on London Cyclist we’ve got a bit of thing for chatting about smartphones and bikes: iPhone apps for cyclists Using GPS on your Android or iPhone Tigra iPhone 5 bike mount Cycling apps for Android Up until very recently, we even sold iPhone bike mounts in our eShop. […] The post Mount your iPhone 5 or 5S to your bike handlebars appeared first on London Cyclist Blog.

Scott Addict Team Issue review

Scott was one of the first major manufacturers to launch a super-lightweight road bike when it created the original Addict. The newly reimagined model is not only lighter, it has a nod to aerodynamics with F01 tube profiles developed for Scott’s Foil aero road machine: a partial aerofoil shape that cuts into the air smoothly and reduces drag while staying within the UCI’s regulations. That said, our test bike is so light – with a claimed 790g frame and 300g fork – that at 6.34kg it would fall foul of the cycling authority’s minimum weight restrictions.Highs: Light, lively, engaging and fun, and a brilliantly accomplished climberLows: Grabby braking, and the carbon rims can get hot on long descentsBuy If: You favour climbing above all else, but still want a bike that’s involving to ride quicklyThe kit is based around 11-speed Dura-Ace, Shimano’s top-level slick-shifting mechanical groupset

Magura MT7 Brakes: Intro & First Impressions

MAGURA MT7 Brakes–Intro: by c_g Some of you may remember our reports from the MAGURA press camps, where the 2015 generation brakes called „MT Next“ have been introduced in full detail – here is my post on the technologies and 2-piston brakes and here Grannygear’s ride impressions on the 4-piston MT7s. The MT7 is the […] Twenty Nine Inches – 29er Bike Reviews, Rumors and News

Silver State 508 The Newest, Oldest RAAM Qualifier

 The Silver State 508 is the newest RAAM Qualifier. Last year, the National Park Service decided to cancel all cycling events in Death Valley National Park, including the iconic Furnace Creek 508 – the second oldest endurance road race in America. Event operator AdventureCORPS, made the decision to hold a shortened version of the iconic […]

Results: 2014 USA Pro Challenge, stage 2

Robin Carpenter (Hincapie Sportswear Development) won Stage 2 of the USA Pro Challenge with a bold breakaway in the rain over Kebler Pass. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.comRobin Carpenter rides to glory through the rain, mud, and climbs on stage 2 of the USA Pro ChallengeThe post Results: 2014 USA Pro Challenge, stage 2 appeared first on VeloNews.com.