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Stage 16, the Queen stage of the 2017 Giro d’Italia, was a bittersweet affair - the 222km and 5500m epic delivering some of the most thrilling Grand Tour action in years.

Bob Jungels has enjoyed his first Grand Tour stage victory beating Nairo Quintana in a sprint finish at the Giro. Riders will now enjoy a rest day prior to the Queen Stage that includes a double ascent of the Stelvio Pass!

“Drivers should be aloud (sic) to run these idiots over!”, “Run over the scum” - Just a sample from one of the Australian-based anti-cyclist pages on Facebook. Those making these comments need to know they can be used against them in court.

Considered their finest-ever wheelset, it was only a matter of time before Zipp would release a disc version of the 454 NSW. And here it is ...

With more than 3000 riders enjoying last year's inaugural Bowral Classic, and more than $21,000 already raised this year - the 2017 event is destined to be huge.

The weather’s getting cooler, days becoming shorter and that warm-weather fitness you had, well it seems to be slowly slipping away. But that could change and indeed reverse with a well set up home trainer and use of a platform such as Zwift

After a thrilling battle with overall favourite Quintana on the final climb, Dumoulin virtually time trialled his way to the finish, beating Ilnur Zakarin (Team Katusha Alpecin) and Team Sky’s Mikel Landa. Nairo Quintana finished 4th.

Faultless Colombian sprinter Fernando Gaviria has beaten Sam Bennett and Jasper Stuyven to secure his fourth victory of this year's centenary Giro d'Italia.

Spanish rider Omar Fraile has enjoyed his first Grand Tour victory winning the 161km Stage 11 of the Giro d'Italia.

Bike ReviewsRead all

'Superb attention to detail - the test bike had a stunning anthracite black and sliver satin finish. From the bold & bulbous head tube right down to the subtle finishing touches such as Belgian flag along with tri-colours of the TDF, Giro & Vuelta, this bike is a purist’s dream'

Bowral & Clare Classic organiser James Yaffa has recently fallen in love with the Bianchi Oltre XR4. Here he shares highlights of the past month riding this steed around his home roads & favourite climbs of Sydney.

One of the early adopters and strong proponents of disc brakes, bicycle manufacturing powerhouse Merida has backed their belief in the new stoppers with disc options on virtually all their models. Peter Rox recently found himself astride and reviewing the Scultura 7000 version.

TrainingRead all

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.

If you think that maybe you cut some corners with your base training over the past few months then just stick at it a little bit longer, then begin the next phase of your training when you know you’re ready.

Don't be deceived by the slow and gentle appearance of Tai Chi. It is a powerful force for vital energy and good health; and it may be your key to a longer healthier life on the bike.

NutritionRead all

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.

One of the key members of any professional cycling outfit is the Team Doctor - nobody in the team carries more responsibility for not only rider health and wellbeing, but the reputation and long-term accountability of all involved.

How much you need to eat and drink during a solid ride depends on body mass and duration. David O'Reilly explains.

DestinationsRead all

Introducing Richard & Jo Marshall, the relatively new owners of AllTrails Bicycle Tours, established 20 years ago by industry pioneers Phil and Susan McDonald. With numerous Australian and International trips this year, it's a busy time for AllTrails

Setting out from the historic Jamberoo pub at 6am, we rode up the challenging Jamberoo Pass before a (mandatory) stop at the famous Robertson Pie Shop. From there it was on to the village of Burrawang then around to Kangaloon and back to Robertson.

Soon to begin his second year of residence in the Balinese town of Canggu, well known cycling photographer and writer Jarrod Partridge showcases Upshift Tours in this fascinating destinations article for Bicycling Australia readers & riders ...

Mountain Biking Australia

Live music festival, beers and bikes all rolled into one at Melrose...

The Rocky Trail Entertainment Superflow gravity enduro hits the trails of Stromlo with locals Whiteman and Cooper coming out on top.

A new option for improving the puncture resistance and performance of tubeless tyre systems.