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We all know how to prepare for a typical urban loop or local training ride. But what needs to be done differently when getting ready to ride coarse country roads such as those that feature at the Mudgee Classic?

Each month we take a look at the latest Top Gear in cycling, here is a close look at some recent releases from the fast-moving cycling world.

In the lead up to Mudgee, and to get the legs ready for the legendary Growee Gulph climb, we’ve partnered with Amp Human to host a thrilling pre-event challenge.

Just days into his trip Leif was killed after being hit by a semi trailer, 70km west of Caiguna in Western Australia. The truck driver, a 37yo South Australian man, has been charged with dangerous driving occasioning death. WA Police say he will appear via video link at the Kalgoorlie Magistrate's Court on Thursday, April 15.

We ride and review the unique, Aussie-designed Eyropro handlebar.

Luke Meers test rides a pedal-based power meter system – the Favero Assioma Duo

Trek Australia have announced three time Tour De France green jersey winner Robbie McEwen will join them as an Australian ambassador.

As an Easter special we are currently offering 1-year of Bicycling Australia at the heavily discounted price of $64. That's 6-editions of Bicycling Australia delivered to your mailbox, plus bonus digital access, for 30% off the cover price.

Phil discusses the feature film about his life, the loss of Paul Sherwen, the Lance Armstrong years, the history of the Tour Down Under and more. This is a deep insight into the life and times of Phil Liggett.

Bike ReviewsRead all

An Icon of 1980s cycling was France's Vitus 979 frame which exemplified many of the innovations of the decade which it outlasted to become one of the most successful racing bicycles ever.

A lightweight climbing bike, the new Emonda is super fast both up and down hill. Here we review the latest from Trek.

The obvious and common denominator of all the bikes reviewed by Bicycling Australia is two wheels ... but not this one. Here we take a look at the recently-released Wattbike Atom.

TrainingRead all

Perth-based Bicycling Australia MasterClass contributor Sarah Hunter has recently been riding the Wattbike Atom.

First spied at Eurobike 2019 and later at last year’s Bowral Classic, the release of the Volt smart trainer from Aussie-based JetBlack Cycling has been a little like a drawn-out drumroll.

It’s one of the more common ailments with 
a surprising percentage of the population suffering lower back pain and the dreaded effects of sciatica.

NutritionRead all

The focus of this article is the all-important question we as cyclists need answered: “will eating plants help me ride faster?”.

The hydration and nutrition world is overflowing, with pro & amateur riders spoiled for choice. High 5 was one of the pioneers and remains an industry leader to this day, as we discover here.

How much you need to eat and drink during a 100+KM ride depends on you body mass and event duration as David O'Reilly explains.

DestinationsRead all

We investigate the undeniable allure of Brisbane’s ‘hill they call a mountain’

Relatively unknown to many of Sydney's locals and visitors, the Cooks River Cycleway connects Botany Bay on the coast and Homebush Bay in the west. 23km in length, it is the perfect destination for recreational cyclists of all ages & abilities.

Victorian-based Bicycling Australia contributor Coco Henry was so impressed by a recent trip to the Mornington Peninsula she’s tempted to move there! Here Coco explains why.