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It has earned a reputation as one of the most trusted, reliable and dependable bike tyres, and now, after more than a decade, it is being replaced. The Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL, yes, the company’s first tubeless tyre for road, will be available in Australia from January 2019.

It may only be a touch over 3 kilometres in length but the iconic ascent of the famous Arthurs Seat on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, is expected to be the stage that could decide the winner of next year’s Jayco Herald Sun Tour, the 66th edition of the legendary race.

In a tearful and emotional interview we spoke with Cameron Frewer’s widow Catherine, and started by talking to her about the incredible outpouring of online tributes from across the world.

We think it's the best news all week, but we may be slightly biased. The November/December issue of Bicycling Australia is now on sale! Highlights in issue #214 of the nation's top selling road cycling publication include -

Earlybird pricing discounts have ended but you can still register for the Noosa Classic - it's sure to be one of the cycling trips and events of the year.

I am writing this as an open letter, rather than just writing another email to an MP, the local Station Sargent, or some other person in a position of power. Why? Because over the past 18 months, any letter I have sent to government departments either ends in silence, is handballed to someone else, or I receive the usual cut and paste reply telling me just how ‘committed’ the police/ government departments are towards my repeated concerns.

An entry-level cycling shoe boasting many features of the company’s top shelf offering … but less than half the price. That’s how we see the Bont Riot Plus, a high quality but relatively low-priced offering from Australian business Bont Cycling.

One of Australia’s most outspoken and passionate cycling safety advocates has lost his life after being hit by a car on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. Cameron Frewer, proud father of three, founder of the Drive Safe, Pass Wide Facebook page, and tireless warrior for rider’s rights, was killed early on Monday near Caloundra in Queensland.

Personal choice - that’s what safety, awareness and advocacy group Bicycle Network said this week on the thorny topic of mandatory helmet laws for bike riders.

Bike ReviewsRead all

A trio of automotive engineers from Melbourne banded together in 2014 to create Bastion, a bicycle design and manufacturing brand that’s really turning heads. Gemma Mollenhauer has been riding their latest creation and filed this review.

There's no doubting the allure of shiny metal objects, and Luke Meers has been plumbing the depths of his attraction to Bossi's latest titanium framed rig, the Fabrica Ti.

Orbea have unveiled a versatile new alluminium allrounder named the Terra H, a bike they say will "make any terrain rideable".

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Want to spend a long weekend living and training like a pro? Nero Racing are hosting a unique 'Performance Coaching Race Preparation Camp' in Jindabyne in October.

On a recent visit to the MegaBike store in Adelaide we enjoyed coffee and a chat with Claud Altin. In this video interview he talks training advice and general tips for those taking part in Gran Fondo cycling events such as the Clare Classic.

Our genes tell the body how to build certain proteins which lead to eye colour, height, enzymes or even personality, therefore they possibly contribute to athletic ability and nutrition metabolism -

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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.

Nutrition - it's a topic a lot of people ask us about. Whether you want advice for pre, during or post-ride intake, this article will help fuel your hunger.

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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It is one of the region’s most difficult and challenging climbs, and its literally just a few minutes ride from the centre of town – we take a look at Bowral’s legendary Oxley Hill.

Looking to try something a little different and off the beaten track when in the Sunshine State for the Noosa Classic?

When most of us think about Croatia, we think of Split with its magnificent coastline and hundreds of picturesque islands or of the early 1990’s when 20,000 people died fighting in the Civil War. But who knew it was a rider’s paradise?

Mountain Biking Australia

Wingello race marks a decade of Shimano MTB Grand Prix racing

Public submissions open for 82km network of mountain bike trails on NSW's south coast.

Most of us would barely be back on the bike three months after major surgery - but Jason English was riding to a valiant third place in the WEMBO Solo 24 Hour World Championships in Scotland.