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Video Interview: His results speak for themselves and his weekly kilometre count would surely put many of us to shame - meet blind cyclist Simon Wong.

December 2017, and collectively so many must be thinking 'where did the year go?' In this comprehensive article we list the cycling highlights of 2018. As you’ll see, it’s been one hell of a rollercoaster ride along the way.

German tyre giant Continental has signed a 5-year deal with the Tour de France with several of the teams as well as the organisation's official support vehicles to use the tyres.

For many of us when precious bike time comes up it’s tempting to kit up, check the tyres, and start rolling. But it’s important to remember that stretching and preparing your body can make a big difference to performance.

Peak cycling body Bicycle NSW says cycling is "in crisis" with only 12.5% of the population riding a bike once per week – the lowest figure in Australia. The organisation is also pushing for a change in laws regarding cycling on footpaths.

#AdlSucksForCycling … such a gloomy and disparaging hashtag isn't it. Upon seeing this mysterious moniker regularly appear on numerous Instagram images over the past few months, we thought it high time find out exactly what was going on.

The Clare Valley is obviously a damn good place for bike riding, hence being chosen as the location for Bicycling Australia’s second major Gran Fondo cycling event, the Clare Classic on April 8. But as you'll see here there's plenty more on offer!

Specialized have released the latest incarnation of the legendary Tarmac, and it's the lightest bike the company has ever made.

Italian manufacturer KASK has worked with designer, and former international pro rider, Iris Slappendel on a new collection of performance cycling apparel for women.

Bike ReviewsRead all

With snow forecast to fall in the Snowy Mountains in early November, we took Bianchi's recently-released Impulso AllRoad to the cold country to put it to the test.

Looking sharp whether stationary or at speed, this two-wheeled weapon makes everything around it look like it's on an angle. It’s a stunningly finished bike and that beauty is way deeper than the matt black, gloss black and red highlights.

Bicycling Australia Editor Gary Hunt tests out the latest entry-level offering from Giant - a 2018 model Advanced 2. With silky smooth Shimano 105, hydraulic disc braking, tubeless tyres and a top-level frameset, there's serious value for money here

TrainingRead all

Want to be a stronger, fitter and faster rider? Of course you do. Here we list our top 5 tips to help you make the most of post-ride recovery. Yes, time on the beanbag or couch can be just as important as cadence!

“Ride to the numbers, not to fatigue – our programmes are about training wisely,” super fit 63yo Altin said, as we discussed training and preparation for South Australia’s Clare Classic on April 8.

In this third article, I'll be discussing how to benchmark and measure your power data to provide feedback on the efficacy of your training. Also the type of training to focus on, for your preferred discipline, so that you can be more efficient and effective when training with a power meter.

NutritionRead all

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.

Getting your nutrition right for an event such as the Bowral Classic is imperative. Without giving due consideration to pre-ride nutrition you run the risk hitting the wall prematurely ...

You may not want to drink chocolate milk every day, but as an alternative to retail outlet recovery potions, it might be the miracle elixir! David O'Reilly explains.

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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.

In part 1 of the Cycling Sydney special we rode the Cooks River Cycleway, a 23km bike path linking Botany Bay with Homebush Bay. Here we visit West Head - a challenging but rewarding ride on smooth, fast & traffic-free roads.

A paradise for road cyclists … That’s how I’d always imagined the Catalan city of Girona to be.

Mountain Biking Australia

South Australian World Cup downhill ace and dominant Canberra shredder claim big wins at Thredbo

The Christchurch Adventure Park has reopened to the public, 10 months after closing after massive bushfires.

Renowned US brand will sell its bikes in Australia directly via the web to tackle falling sales.