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WAHOO FRONTIERS: LONG COAST

In this first episode of season two, Ian Boswell, Peter Stetina, and Colin Strickland meet up in California for a bike trip that explores the Lost Coast. This is not just an adventure, it is the new training camp for these privateers.


What do you do when you need your competition to get better so you can beat your competition later? Ian, Pete, and Colin find out as they tackle the Lost Coast each seeking something a bit different and each riding away with fresh perspective and motivation for challenges ahead.

RIBBLE: THE FREEDOM TO EXPLORE

Where the road ends and the off-road adventure begins is where these Gravel bikes explode into life. With lightweight frames, stable off-road geometry, and huge tyre clearance, our range of gravel bikes is designed to ride faster, smoother, and explore the most challenging terrain.


View Ribble’s full gravel bike range now.

LET'S DEBATE!

CAN YOU GET FIT ON AN ELECTRIC BIKE?

Electric bikes offer a wide range of benefits, allowing you to travel further and faster, offering a green alternative for commuting, and enabling more people to experience the joy of cycling. However, with a motor and battery providing assistance while you pedal, can you get fit on an eBike?


With many aspects of cycling seemingly focused on performance gains, electric bikes are often met with scepticism for providing a helping hand on hills or a sweat-free ride to work. However, riding an electric bike can still improve your fitness.

BIKERADAR PODCAST: HOW GREEN IS CYCLING?

Mathew Loveridge talks to BikeRadar’s in-house physicist Seb Scott to find out just how green cycling really is. The answer might surprise you.


In short, while making bicycles and the food to power them carries a carbon cost, cycling is among the lowest carbon-per-kilometer modes of transport – it’s even better than walking.

REVIEWS

CANYON STOIC 4 REVIEW

Pros: modern geometry; well-considered componentry; versatile, gravity-loving all-rounder.


Cons: Aluminium frame can be harsh; long, low shape has trade-offs with snappy handling.

TOP BUDGET WETSUITS

220 Triathlon have shortlisted the top budget swimsuits, from £100 up to £250, for men and women. Your first triathlon wetsuit is one of the most crucial you’ll ever make, the start of a multisport journey that could last a lifetime. But that’s not to say that the entry-level suits here are just for beginners, as many display enough quality for a host of tri experiences. 

LOCKDOWN UPDATE AND THINGS TO DO

STAY ON TOP OF THE CURRENT RESTRICTIONS

British Cycling have worked with Sport England and other national governing bodies to put together a cycling roadmap. View roadmap now and stay updated. 

TOP 20 CYCLING ROUTES AROUND LONDON

Canals, reservoirs, and 3,000 parks all make cycling in London an absolute joy. From Richmond Park to Hampstead Heath, find yourself in wild nature on your rides. 

TELL US YOUR CYCLING STORIES

Are you currently cycling for a charity? Part of a Cycling Club? or simply have a story to tell, submit your story now for the chance to be featured.


Let’s celebrate you!

SAVE THE DATE 22-24 APRIL 2022

Get planning ahead and book your ticket to the UK’s leading cycling event, returning to London on 22-24 April 2022.


The Cycle Show will join the London eBike Festival powered by Shimano Steps for a unique cycling exprience at one of the capital’s most iconic venues

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