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Working as a runner for the stars at the Amsterdam Six Day race our journalist Ed Hood is once again embedded deep inside the race. Here’s his story from the first half of the race at the velodrome in Amsterdam as we pick up the action on Day 3.
Apart from the fact that a large Dutch lady...
PARIS, Oct 22, 2014 (AFP) – Double Tour de France champion Alberto Contador expressed delight as a mountainous 2015 route was revealed on Wednesday, as the Spaniard confirmed his plans for an ambitious Giro-Tour double. Sky’s 2013 Champion Chris Froome suggested however that he may skip the 2015...
A household name in cycling takes a bow and retires definitively from his active career. Karsten Kroon has had a career covering three decades. He turned pro in 1997 and has spent seven seasons with Tinkoff-Saxo. Kroon rode his last race in Sunday’s Japan Cup and after returning home, he confirms...
LOS ANGELES, Oct 25, 2014 (AFP) – Disgraced American cyclist Lance Armstrong has been barred from taking part in a cycling event with ex-US Postal Service teammates as part of his lifetime ban for using performance-enhancing drugs. Armstong’s plan to ride this weekend was scuttled because the non...
He was ninth in the Tour de France two years ago and is a past winner of the Critérium du Dauphiné, the Tour de Georgia and the Tour of Slovenia. Despite that, and despite being still just 30 years of age, Janez Brajkovic finds himself hurtling towards November with still no idea if he will be ra...
The final national championships of the year will take place tomorrow in Winnipeg - the Cyclo-cross Nationals. The organizers have done an impressive job of putting together the event, with an estimated 800 participants in races spread over Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with the actual
Choosing a sports drink, for many, has less to do with science and more to do with what your body craves. Caffeine? Salt? Green tea? There's an answer in this mix. Photo: Logan VonBoke...
Ahh – can you feel that? That’s a successful
postcard campaign from 15 years ago.
There’s nothing new under th...
Williams and it’s brand new, left-side bike lane has been a hot issue this week.
(Photo by J. Maus/BikePortland)
“I ride N Williams every day and a...
Froome undecided on 2015 Tour, Sky signs Viviani
After two years at BMC, then time spent with Champion System and Hincapie Sportswear Development, Chris Butler is making the move to Team SmartStop. He's eager to g...
Taylor Phinney won a stage at the Tour of California in 2014, but suffered a season-ending crash shortly after during the national road race. In an intervie...
The November issue of Velo magazine is out, and it covers all of the late-season racing action, plus more.
American excited about downtown Richmond loop
American rider adds firepower to 2015 roster
Most have looked at the lack of time trial kilometres as the reason why Chris Froome has said he might give the 2015 Tour de France a miss but, according to Sean Kelly, another factor is likely the real reason.
“I think the Tour organisation took a risk last year of doing the cobbles and...
Top American cyclists ride portions of the road and time trial routes...
Riders Blog Posts
Cyclists Blog posts on various cycling topics including pictures and videos
|Title||Post date||Blog text||Pictures||Videos|
|Nonscientific Evidence of new energy source||Sunday, Mar 30||...|
|2013 to 2014||Sunday, Feb 16||
It was a good season, 2013. No wins but started as a cat 4 and ended as a cat 3. Won the Ohio Criterium Cup, which can be debated as to its...
|Road Bike Party 2 by Martyn Ashton - Crazy Skills!||Tuesday, Dec 10||
Martyn Ashton just came out with his sequel Road Bike Party 2 which he debutes more crazy tricks done on road bikes....
|Bike Doctor App - Bike Repair on iPhone and iPad||Thursday, Jun 20||
Cool app to help with all different aspects of bike maintenance and repair.
|First Two||Tuesday, Apr 16||
After the first two races of my 8 race season plan I am happy to report I have finished first- ahead of everyone who finished behind me in each...
|New Ohio Bicycle Tour Company||Tuesday, Apr 9||
Buckeye Country Roads Bicycle Tours came into existence late in 2012 as my friend/business partner Rod Hutton and I decided to channel our...
|Fall Challenge 2012||Wednesday, Feb 27|
|Jeff Sturm caught me sneaking to Wado for a Balogna Sandwich||Saturday, Feb 16|
|Team SociALE 2012||Saturday, Feb 16|
|2013: Welcome Back Team SociALE||Saturday, Feb 16|
|Snowy Waldo Balogna Ride||Saturday, Feb 16|
|Road Kill Florida Style||Saturday, Feb 16|
|I want you, I need you, I love you!||Saturday, Feb 16|
|Tetched in the head||Saturday, Feb 16|
|Winter Waldo Ride with See See Rider||Saturday, Feb 16|
|Training Camp||Wednesday, Feb 6||
I’m sure you’ve all heard about the pro teams holding training camps in the pre-season or riders using early season stage races to “ride...
|I wonder why "The Bike" Dance never took off?||Monday, Dec 10|
|Approach to Winter||Thursday, Nov 22||
Lately, I have had a lot of questions swirling in my head concerning my hobby – cycling.
What are my goals for the winter?
|I Left My Skin in Santa Barbara||Wednesday, Sep 19||
Although we’ve been to Santa Barbara many times to ride and visit Jeff’s brother Roger, we’ve never gone in September before. Because Jeff...
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|Amish Country Adventure, by Buckeye Country Roads Bicycle Tours||Sunday, Jul 12||Bike Tour||Road Bike||30, 50||Coshocton||Ohio|