Felt Bicycles Recalls Triathlon Bicycles Due to Risk of Injury

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary Name of Product: 2008 Felt S22 and S32 Triathlon Bicycles and 2010 Felt S32, B12, B14 and B16 Triathlon Bicycles. Hazard: The steer tube on the bicycle fork can break and cause the rider to lose control, … [Read more...]

Chris Horner In Hospital After Serious Crash With A Car

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PARIS, April 11, 2014 (AFP) - Tour of Spain champion Chris Horner has been taken to hospital following a training crash with a car around Lake Como, Italy, his Lampre team said Friday. The 42-year-old American, who was born in Japan and is the oldest ever winner of a Grand Tour, suffered a punctured lung and broken ribs in the accident. "The American cyclist Chris Horner had an … [Read more...]

The 2014 San Dimas Stage Race Starts The US Season

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San Dimas, California (March 24, 2014) - The dates for the San Dimas Stage Race (SDSR) are almost here. The SDSR is a premier race which attracts top flight riders and teams in all categories and provides great entertainment for spectators of all ages. Now in its 15th year, the race is hosted by Southern California Velo (SC Velo), presented by MRI Endurance, supported by terrific sponsors, and … [Read more...]

British Women Extend Team Pursuit Total Reign

CALI, Colombia, Feb 28, 2014 (AFP) - Great Britain retained their women's team pursuit world crown Thursday, rallying to vanquish Canada to claim Britain's first gold of the 2014 track cycling World Championships. Laura Trott and Joanna Rowsell -- members of the team that won Olympic gold before home fans in London in 2012 -- Elinor Barker and Katie Archibald triumphed with a time of … [Read more...]

Bicyclists Unite To ‘Move Beyond Gridlock’ At National Bike Summit

Hundreds bring the momentum for a Bicycle Friendly America to Congress Washington, D.C. - February 24, 2014 - Bicycle commuting is booming nationwide, with more than 60% growth since 2000. Already more than 1 in 5 Americans live in a Bicycle Friendly Community and more than 1 million workers are employed by a Bicycle Friendly Business. Hosted by the League of American Bicyclists -- … [Read more...]

Team Sky To Compete At Tour du Haut-Var Despite Bike Thefts

LE CANNET-DES-MAURES, France, Feb 22, 2014 - Team Sky awoke on Saturday morning to find that 16 bikes had been stolen from a support vehicle as they prepared to compete in this weekend's Tour du Haut-Var in France. The vehicle was parked at the team's hotel in Trans-en-Provence, but replacements were found in time for them to participate in the opening stage at Le Cannet-des-Maures. … [Read more...]

3T Design Recalls Cervélo Bicycles with Aduro Aero Handlebars

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3T Design Recalls Cervélo Bicycles with Aduro Aero Handlebars Due to Risk of Injury WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary Name of product: Cervélo P5 bicycles with 3T Aduro aero handlebars Hazard: The forward extension mounts can detach from the … [Read more...]

Along The Road Like Bridesmaids At A Farmer’s Wedding

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They came at me along the road like bridesmaids at a farmer’s wedding. Equally spaced to the horizon by winter madness. The club run exploded, their kit admitted that they were still 30km from home. I drove on in the opposite direction, the gaps became less regular and the rider’s arms straighter. Some feckin mullet showing off and destroying a club run with bravado and new wheels; … [Read more...]

I Am Electric. This Is Why I Ride.

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Written by: Myles McCory My front tyre scribes the perfect arc around the final bend on the descent. Sweeping the inside edge of the white line paints my racing line. My fore fingers sit alert teasing the levers but applying no pressure. To scrub off velocity on this stunning road would be a sin. Out of the corner and on, flat now, the bike sling shots into the far gutter -I drop it down to … [Read more...]

Go For The REAL Stuff

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Written by: Lea Crosetti, RD, CSSD As a sports dietitian and endurance athlete, I am always looking for new food variations to eat out on the course. Whether it be an attempt to “go more natural”, avoid the GI issues with sugary sports nutrition products, or simply get more variety and tasty foods my body is craving while cycling, it’s the quest to find a nourishing, tolerable and tasty … [Read more...]