cyclocross

Ella Picks: Women’s cycling content we loved this week

It’s that time of the week again. Ella Picks Monday is our attempt to bring you the best, most important or most interesting content we stumbled upon over the past week –and oh man was this week jam-packed with good finds. Our picks for the week include various video clips out of National Road Championships […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: National championships round-up; Bjarne Riis gives first interview after Danish doping report; Nacer Bouhanni crashes in French nationals, out of Tour de France?; Giro heads back to the Netherlands for 2016 start; Kessiakoff on Astana’s pressurising of riders, team’s licence woes, Nibali’s panache and an […]

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Extend your outdoor riding season by keeping warm in the (extreme) cold

With both of your co-editors living in the Northern Hemisphere and currently sweating it out in Spain (Jessi) and Seattle (Anne-Marije), the fact that it’s winter in Australia isn’t always on the forefront of our collective minds. When we hear talk about cyclocross and cold mornings during our weekly editorial meetings, it serves as a […]

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Marianne Vos, Iris Slappendel and Anna Meares elected to the UCI Athletes Commision

The UCI today announced that Marianne Vos,  Iris Slappendel and Anna Meares are among the 13 athletes elected to the new UCI Athletes Commission. The Athletes Commission aims to improve the training and competition conditions for athletes; ensure that riders are heard by the UCI administration; and reinforce the links between current or recently-retired athletes and the UCI. “I am honoured […]

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Sharing the fun: How to make cycling a family affair

I often hear people talking about how hard it is to find time to get on the bike now that children have come along, but family isn’t necessarily a one way street to a cycling slow down. All you need to do is to get them in on the act by tapping into the fun […]

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Giant TCX Advanced Pro 0 review

Giant’s TCX cyclocross range includes five models, from the entry-level SLR 2 (RRP $1,900) up to the Advanced Pro 0 ($6,699). Over the past few months CyclingTips founder and publisher Wade Wallace has been putting the Giant TCX Advanced Pro 0 through its paces. He wrote the following review. The TCX Advanced Pro 0 is […]

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The Women’s Ride: Victoria’s mass-riding event draws 2,000 women

Normally on a Sunday morning in Melbourne the roads, bike paths and single track are teaming with male cyclists. Female cyclists are overwhelmingly outnumbered. However, last Sunday in Victoria was not a normal day. It was a day for female cyclists to make their presence felt as the first ever women’s specific mass-riding event in […]

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How To: Get your mud on with Australian cyclocross national champion Lisa Jacobs

Ask any rider about her first cyclocross race, and you’ll probably hear something like this: “It was tricky and I got filthy, but afterwards I just had this big silly grin on my face and I couldn’t wait to do it again.” It is a cycling discipline that is designed for the wet and chilly […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Quintana holds on to win Tirreno-Adriatico as Cancellara takes final time trial; Mollema satisfied with time trial improvements; Cookson unimpressed with Armstrong’s plans to return to Tour de France; Welsh start and toughest ever summit finish for Tour of Britain; Blythe: I’m very impressed by […]

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US cyclist Meredith Miller sails over barriers to extend racing career

Finding a way to make a living from cycling is a considerable challenge for many women, even those at the very top level of the sport as we saw in last week’s article about the wages in women’s cycling. Meredith Miller has had a long and successful career from a sporting perspective but hasn’t always […]

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