Thermal Camera Given First Surprise Tests At Tour de France

Lac de Payolle, France, July 8, 2016 (AFP) - A thermal camera was used for the first time without warning at the Tour de France on Friday in a bid to detect hidden motors in riders' bikes. Controls had been carried out previously on every Tour stage but this was the first time one was unannounced. "The control came up totally negative," French secretary of state for sports Thierry … [Read more...]

Product Review: Headsweats Skullcap and Thermal Reversible Beanie

Headsweats Skullcap Beanie

As we are now fully into the colder riding weather we are always looking for a way to keep the top of our nicely shaved domes warm. And without question the leader in head covering for cyclists has to be Headsweats. Although they have a very extensive line of beanies we decided to try the SKULLCAP BEANIE and THERMAL REVERSIBLE BEANIE. Both beanies have performed exactly as you would expect … [Read more...]

Product Review – Craft PXC Thermal Long Sleeve Jersey

I have to admit, “I am a big fan of Craft clothing”!!!!!! So I was very excited to try the newest CRAFT winter long sleeve thermal jersey. With the arrival of the jersey, it seemed the weather in Los Angeles went from a 100 degree heat wave to one week of cold and wet. Perfect timing. We received two jerseys so this review will be split between two different testers. The first … [Read more...]