Month: October 2018

Darwin Atapuma will drop down to Professional Continental level in 2019, leaving UAE Team Emirates and joining the Cofidis Solutions Crédits team. Related Articles The Colombian climber turned professional with the Colombia-Coldeportes team in 2012 and moved up to the WorldTour with BMC Racing Team in 2014 before moving to UAE Team Emirates in 2017.
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The Shimano PD-5800 105s are affordable quality racing pedals that take many design and technology cues from their more expensive Ultegra and Dura-Ace siblings. The wide carbon fibre bodies make for comfortable and efficient pedalling, and I found them to be easy to clip in and out of. The low profile body has a metal
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The Big Start from the Emilia-Romagna capital city and the finish in Verona with its ‘traditional’ arrival in the Arena, are both ITTs. The Cima Coppi (highest mountain of the Giro) will be the Gavia Pass at 2,618 metres above sea level; the Mortirolo will be this edition’s Montagna Pantani; and the Bartali stage will
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Giant has always been a little ahead of the game with the Propel. The original was one of the first aero-road hybrids to hit stores and was also one of the first to incorporate disc brakes into the equation, too. In recent months more brands have got around to launching disc brake-equipped rivals, with Specialized,
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Times have changed Times change, Ed. . .Roger Bannister broke the four minute barrier on a cinder track. Compare F1 in the 30’s – 40’s – 50’s to now. Then there’s the Tour de France on the roads of the 30’s – 40’s – 50’s compared to modern smooth tarmac, the bikes, equipment, minimum salaries,
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The news of Fernando Gaviria‘s mid-contract move from Quick-Step Floors to UAE Team Emirates reportedly took the team’s main sprinter Alexander Kristoff by surprise. But the Norwegian who moved away from Katusha-Alpecin as the team brought in Marcel Kittel hopes he will still get consideration for the Tour de France as a lead-out man for
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Many of us cyclists train and race with power meters, and they’re an excellent tool for quantifying our fitness. We now also have a slew of training software and metrics to track our training. Many of us track our power numbers mostly with interest in the max power output. Everything from peak power during a
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Pinnacle is the own brand of British bicycle retailer Evans Cycles. Started in 2006, Pinnacle is now a well-established manufacturer of urban, hybrid and cyclocross bicycles. While Pinnacle is mostly known for its urban, hybrid and CX offerings, it also has a wide range of road and mountain bikes to choose from. Check back here
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