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Tour de France Will Aggressively Check For Hidden Motors

Paris, June 26, 2016 (AFP) - A wide reaching series of checks for hidden motors in bicycles is to be employed at the 2016 Tour de France, Sunday's French weekly le Journal du Dimanche has reported. Three systems will be used for the checks; an already existing magnetic resonance method screening the start and finish lines, a motorbike mounted thermal detector and a third system provided by the French state from military sources. The Tour gets underway next weekend at Mont Saint Michel and runs from July 2-24. The Journal de Dimanche cited evidence suggesting motorized cycle use had been strongly suspected at recent Tour de France and other races. "This problem is worse than doping. The very future of cycling is … Read More...

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Mio Link A Simple, Smart, Heart Rate Strap for Your Wrist

By Dave Lieberman Mio Global makes advanced wearable technology for athletes. I like to call it a “smart” … Read More...

Philippe Gilbert Claims His Second Belgian Road Race Championship

26 June 2016, Lacs de l'Eau d'Heure (BEL) Philippe Gilbert has become the Belgian Road Race Champion for the … Read More...

Greipel Outsprints Kittel For German Road Championship Title

Berlin, June 26, 2016 (AFP) - Andre Greipel got one over his great sprint rival Marcel Kittel by winning the German … Read More...

Tour de France Will Aggressively Check For Hidden Motors

Paris, June 26, 2016 (AFP) - A wide reaching series of checks for hidden motors in bicycles is to be employed at … Read More...

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Could This Be The Biggest Development To Women’s Cycling

A new development in the field of women’s cycling it set to put the sport on the map as soon as 2016, reports claim. It has now been announced that next year will see the introduction of a new event named WorldTour. Recently, representatives at the UCI Women’s Teams seminar held in Siena discussed the new changes after the inaugural edition of the Strade Bianche event. The new WorldTour … Read More...

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Mio Link A Simple, Smart, Heart Rate Strap for Your Wrist

By Dave Lieberman Mio Global makes advanced wearable technology for athletes. I like to call it a “smart” heart rate strap, that is a comfortable, soft silicone device that you wear on your wrist instead of around your chest. http://www.mioglobal.com It connects to select GPS watches and bike computers via ANT+ and syncs with Android and iPhone fitness apps via Bluetooth Smart (4.0). … Read More...

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Strength, Power and Muscle Gain For The 2016 Cycling Season

By: Kristi Belohlavek, R.D. The 2016 cycling season is underway, and with it come the long training rides, one-day and multi-day stage races, and attempts to expedite muscle recovery amidst jam-packed travel schedules and time on the road. In today’s cycling age, it is more important than ever to know exactly what’s in your nutritional supplements and to guarantee the safety and integrity of the … Read More...

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