Bike envy: the World Champion’s new bike

In pro cycling, it’s customary for great achievements to be celebrated with custom painted apparel and gear. Think national or world stripes on jerseys, helmets, socks, sunglasses, shoes and of course, the bike itself. Earlier this month, Specialized revealed its world championship-themed Tarmac for Peter Sagan ahead of the Abu Dhabi tour, and now it […]


Women’s pro cycling – 2015 team bikes

Who rides what in the women’s pro peloton? Is Shimano or SRAM the more popular choice? Do most of the women’s teams ride women’s specific models? Which teams have paint jobs that match their kits? This GCN video reveals the answers to these questions – and more. Watch to learn more about the bikes of […]

Bikes and other tech at the Giro d’Italia

CyclingTips’ roving reporter Dave Everett has been spending some time at the Giro d’Italia stage starts over the past week to get a feel for the bikes and other interesting tech tidbits that are on display. He put together this post.


2014 Bikes of the WorldTour – Part 1

Today in Adelaide we had the opportunity to photograph all 18 ProTeam bikes (plus the wildcard teams) at the Tour Down Under and showcase them here for you. Here is a gallery of images and notes of the small things we noticed in part one of this two part piece.


What Bike Should I Buy?

If you didn’t make it to Ausbike on the weekend you really missed out. If you’re like me and love looking at all the different gadgets and product lines available in Australia you would have been a kid in a candy store. It was one massive bikeshop all under one roof. If you’re a newcomer […]