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Tech milestone: Boonen wins first race with disc-brake bike

Tom Boonen becomes the first rider to win a major UCI pro road race aboard a bike with disc brakes. (Velo News)

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Josh Poertner, Design and the New Silca

Poertner spent 14 years working on the cutting edge of cycling technology as Zipp’s Technical Director, but dreamed of his own brand to steward. He left Zipp and in 2013 purchased Silca from the Sacchi family, determined to restore the brand’s luster. (Peloton Magazine)

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Watch: Motorcyclist riding in cycle lane falls off while trying to intimidate cyclist 

A motorcyclist in California suffered a nasty crash as he lost control of his bike while riding in a cycle lane and trying to intimidate cyclists in front. (Cycling Weekly)

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That Day

I still think about that day. I get to use such an inspecific term as “that” to refer to the day that I nearly killed myself because it has taken on that kind of significance in my life.

It’s a dividing line in my life because the rides that came after that day were immediately different than those that came before. (Red Kite Prayer)

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HIA Velo launches Allied Cycle Works with premium, USA-made Alfa road bike

Karklins, who ran Orbea USA for a number of years and has been in the industry for some time, told us “It’s not just about making it in America, it’s about making it better here. (Bike Rumor)

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5 standout road products from Core Bike Show 2017

Core Bike Show is the first major trade show of the year in the UK and BikeRadar was on hand to prowl this year’s warren-like network. (Bike Radar)

Pro Cycling

Tom Boonen takes first victory of 2017 with Vuelta a San Juan stage

Quick-Step Floors continue winning run in Argentina with second stage victory; Elia Viviani assumes overall Vuelta a San Juan lead. (Cycling Weekly)