The Essential Guide to the Best Trails
All the knowledge you need to keep your bike purring like a trail attacking tiger!
All the skills you need to keep you ripping trails faster than you thought possible with techniques to tame the trails and flatter your fitness !
We’d only just recovered from last year’s Bike of the Year (BOTY) test when the behemoth that is the 2010 test shoved into view.
The last time I pedalled 50 miles in one go was when I was about 21 or 22 years old. In fact, just before I took up mountain biking seriously, which tends to be less big on mileage, although harder work!
Today is about food. We all love food, obviously some more than others!
The peloton crosses the river Sarine via the Zaehringen bridge on day two of the 64th Tour of Romandy.
Lance Armstrong once berated Floyd Landis for spending a day in a
Spanish coffee shop, downing 14 cappuccinos with his mate David Zabriskie.
Armstrong and Landis always represented two different faces of the fanaticism
common to a lot of the best cyclists
By all means give us flak for putting Riccardo Riccò on our cover, especially if you think we’re somehow “justifying” or “promoting” a doper (we, naturally, disagree). Just don’t ever suggest that life isn’t slightly more titillating with the Cobra around.
We travelled to Serramazzoni, high in the Appennini emliani, to interview Riccò for our “Banned Issue” on November 23rd of last year. Here’s what happened next…
As you’ll know if you’ve been reading this blog, I’m primarily pedalling to lose weight but with the added benefit of being able to get back out on my mountain bike.