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SAVE 25%* ON GENERAL TICKETS TO THE CYCLE SHOW 2022
Are you a cycling fanatic or know someone who is? Give the gift of cycling or treat yourself this festive season with a day out to remember at the iconic Alexandra Palace this Spring. Plus! Save 25%* off general admission tickets, simply quote XMAS25 to redeem.
HOW TO WATCH CHRISTMAS CYCLO-CROSS - LIVE TV AND STREAMING
In the space of the next two weeks across the festive season, the cyclo-cross calendar is set to get as hectic as ever. Between Saturday, December 18 and Sunday, January 2, there are eight top-level races taking place, including four UCI World Cup rounds and two rounds each of the Superprestige and X2O Badkamers Trofee.
PIDCOCK BECOMES 1ST BRIT TO WIN AN ELITE CYCLOCROSS WORLD CUP EVENT
Tom Pidcock (Ineos Grenadiers) has become the first British man to win an elite cyclocross World Cup event, crossing the line in Rucphen with his arms outstretched after a nail-biting final lap. The 22-year-old came to the fore towards the end of the fourth lap, with Eli Iserbyt and Michael Vanthourenhout joining him.
MADISON ZENITH THERMAL JERSEY
SPECIALIZED S-WORKS CRUX REVIEW
Can the reasonably priced Madison Zenith Thermal jersey be just what every mountain biker needs to survive winter on the trails? Madison produces some great winter kit and the Zenith Thermal jersey should be just the ticket to keep mountain bikers warm on those chilly autumn/spring rides.
The Specialized S-Works Crux is excruciatingly perfect for the ride it has been designed to deliver. From the thin bar tape, to the sheer agileness of such a stable platform really is poetry in motion. Read the full review below.
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THE BEST WINTER CYCLING SHOES FOR ROAD BIKING AND MOUNTAIN BIKING
The ‘problem’ with most cycling shoes is that they’re normally designed to keep your feet cool, which is great in the summer, perhaps, but this can make keeping your feet warm in the winter an almost impossible task. This is where the dedicated winter cycling shoe comes in.
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 experience at one of the capital’s most iconic venues.
Reminder: you can book PRIORITY TICKETS NOW!