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Cycling Book Reviews. Some are Biographical about Professional Cyclists, others about Cycling and Cycle Touring. Cycling Science and Cycling Nutrition also feature.

The Veloscenic bike route from Paris to Mont-St-Michel offers brilliant cycle touring in France, taking in some of the most famous sites including four UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The Official Guide has now been published. Launched in 2013, France’s Veloscenic...
What else could an autobiography by Jens Voight (“Jensie”) be called other than “Shut Up Legs”? While James Startt, an American photographer and writer based in Paris, assisted Jens Voight in the writing of the book, the style just comes...
Cycling Climbs of Scotland is the sixth in a series of eight regional books on the 100 Greatest Cycling Climbs series by Simon Warren and published by Frances Lincoln. It’s fascinating to an old cyclist how things change with time...
Hand-picked as a 15-year-old to take part in a Rabobank cycling training camp, Thomas Dekker progressed with seeming ease and rapidity through the juniors (under 18s) and in to the pro team. Fully preoccupied with cycling to the detriment of...
Petrolhead Rebuttal: "Roads Were not Built for Cars"

Petrolhead Rebuttal

Any petrolhead who is annoyed with cyclists for daring to delay them for a few seconds would be amazed to learn from Carlton Reid’s “Roads Were Not Built for Cars” that it was cyclists who campaigned for and funded...
Nutrition for Cycling - A Review of "Sport Nutrition – 2nd Edition" – written by Asker Jeukendrup and Michael Gleeson. The first chapters of this impressive book explain some of the important principles of nutrition for cycling, including definitions and...
Here's a brief excerpt from a superb new book, which we reproduce with permission from Epic Bike Rides of the World, © 2016 Lonely Planet "From May to September, over the Southern Hemisphere’s winter months, mountain bikers are permitted to ride...
With the Tour de France attracting millions of television viewers, cycling is once again in the media spotlight attracting athletes and armchair-athletes alike. USA Cycling Coach and Certified Functional Aging Specialist, Robin Robertson says many people with knee, hip,...
SIS – or Science in Sport – have a free e-book available for download, with loads of tips and advice on how to prepare for a 100km ride. While SIS is a UK based company, the e-book is focussed on...
Jim Vance has to be the ideal person to write a Triathlon Training Bible. After a college career as a cross country and track athlete, he turned to triathlon and became an elite triathlete who trained at the US Olympic Training...
City slickers - Peugeot Car & Ebike combo [credit: matthowell]

City Slickers – Peugeot Last Mile Solution

Peugeot has launched what they are describing as an integrated car and electric bike mobility solution aimed at City Slickers who commute to work...
Join the Million Mile Commute this July

Million Mile Commute

The Red Bull’s Million Mile Commute returns as summer seems to have finally arrived across the UK, and with it brings the stereotypical tough...
Bike Commuting Reduces Risk of Death - Confirmed by Another Report

Bike Commuting – Go to Work on an Egg AND a Bike

Once again research shows that physical activity such as bike commuting lowers the risk of illness and death. A separate report reveals that daily...
IKEA SLADDA Bike Recalled

IKEA SLADDA Bike Recalled After Drive Belt Problems

A recall of the IKEA SLADDA Bike has just been announced by the company after they were informed and advised by a well-established component...
The Power Assisted Bike could become illegal on European roads without full vehicle insurance.

Power Assisted Bike Illegal on Roads Says European Commission

The European Commission (EC) has released a proposal to amend the Motor Vehicle Insurance Directive (MID), which would mean that riding a power assisted...