The Zipp Service Course line is a great choice for team mechanics as the range of bars offers a wide selection of widths and shapes to accommodate the needs of riders. The post A tale of two cockpits – Zipp Service Course bars and stems review appeared first on Bike World News.
A thrilling atmosphere is expected when London hosts a round of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in December, with tickets for the Saturday night already sold out. British Cycling are urging fans to take advantage of the tickets remaining for the three-day event’s other sessions, to avoid missing out on a stellar cast of […] The post Tickets selling fast for London UCI Track World Cup round appeared first on Road Cycling UK.
At just 290g, Raleigh’s RSP For The Win flat pedals are some of the lightest on the market, and the slim (12.5mm) platform maximises ground clearance too. The lack of concave shaping does mean they’re not the grippiest option out there though. In fact, the centre of the platform actually sits proud of the outer edge, meaning your foot isn’t naturally cupped when standing on the pedal.The eight pins per side – all of which neatly screw through the rear of the platform – do a reasonable job of clawing on to your shoes’ soles, but at just 3.5mm high, once as you add mud to the equation, grip becomes pretty vague quite quickly
Welcome to Yorkshire chief executive Gary Verity has said that no fewer than seven local authorities have put in requests to host the Tour de France Grand DepartNiki Terpstra, Tour de France 2014, stage twoThe astounding success of the Grand Depart in Yorkshire has sparked off a stampede from other areas of the country. …Continue reading »
Fulcrum’s new Red Passion aluminium MTB wheels are designed to be ultra light with a claimed weight of just 1,350g (in 650b format) or 1,398g (for the 29in size) per set. The Red Passions will cost £799.99 a pair, and Fulcrum claims that it handles like a much heavier model – this beefiness meaning they’re stiff and tough.The weight-savings have come as a result of new rim and hub designs. The milled aluminium alloy rim has an extremely low profile, which Fulcrum says reduces peripheral weight to increase reactivity
USADA boss Travis Tygart has criticised Thor Hushovd for not coming forward after Lance Armstrong admitted to him he'd dopedThor Huovd and Lance Armstrong on stage three of the 2009 Tour de FranceRecently retired Thor Hushovd is ‘no hero’ for keeping silent about Lance Armstrong’s doping after hearing about it in 2011, …Continue reading »