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The FEND Folding Bike Helmet

The latest invention of note, is the FEND folding bike helmet, which is as much a practical design, as it is a marvel of engineering excellence. (Capo Velo)

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The five biggest transfers of the off-season

Several big stars of the peloton will be suiting up in new colours for 2017. Some will be looking to continue the good times, whilst others are looking to recapture the magic of yesteryear. (SBS Cycling)

CX

Wout Van Aert wins Brico Cross Bredene

Sweeck second in Belgian race. (Cycling News)

CX

De Jong takes victory at Brico Cross Bredene

Van Loy battles for second, Verscheuren is third. (Cycling News)

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‘The more we discover about the package, the more questions seem to be thrown up’

The chair of the Culture, Media and Sport parliamentary select committee says there are still many questions surrounding the package delivered to Bradley Wiggins in 2011. (Cycling Weekly)

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Photo Essay: Finish line scenes of 2016

BrakeThrough Media captures the scene at finish lines across the 2016 racing calendar. (Velo News)

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Oldest living Tour de France winner Ferdinand Kübler, dies aged 97

The Swiss is one of only two riders from his country to have triumphed in the Tour de France. (Cycling Weekly)

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Your new favorite team: BMC Racing

The Swiss squad has riders of all nationalities, including top American Tejay van Garderen and Tasmanian Richie Porte. (Velo News)

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Ricky Gervais struggling with basic bike maintenance (contains swearing)

Low tyre pressure, high blood pressure (road.cc)

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CycleOps Hammer Trainer In-Depth Review

The Hammer is CycleOps’ answer to the highly competitive high-end direct drive trainer realm.  Or said differently, it’s their answer to the KICKR. (DC Rainmaker)

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Shimano Dura-Ace R9100 wheels in detail: wider carbon, tubeless & road disc brakes

Shimano has effectively added two new wider carbon rim families the C60 & C40, that will join the carry-over C24 to mesh with the new groupset. Get the details including claimed weights & pricing… (Bike Rumor)

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11spd: This week’s best new bike gear

New gear from GoPro, Mack Workshop, Sidi and more. (Bike Radar)

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10 of the biggest tech news stories of 2016: From disc brakes to mechanical doping

It’s been a busy year for the tech team with disc brakes, mechanical doping and lots of product launches to cover. (road.cc)

CX

Mathieu van der Poel Suffers Bruised Neck at Azencross, May Still Race Sunday in Baal

Mathieu van der Poel suffered a serious crash on the penultimate lap at Thursday’s Azencross race in Loenhout, and lay motionless on the course as racers sped by and fans’ hearts stopped. (CX Magazine)

Tech

Icons of cycling: Jan Ullrich’s Bianchi Walser time trial bike

Jan Ullrich’s mystery machine was the stuff of nightmares. (Cycling Weekly)

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Cycling Maven: We Were Dropped!!

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Lifestyle

Should You Use Sports Detergent on your Kit?

[Bicycling Magazine] As athletic clothing becomes more advanced, there’s been a rise of sport-specific laundry detergents to help keep our gear stink-free and bright. For expensive items that we wear often (while sweating, in the dirt, and which contain highly technical, delicate fabrics), sports detergents might seem like a no-brainer. But we wanted to find out for sure.