What better way to celebrate surviving to see the next calendar year than to seriously carpe the diem? Enduro rider Kyle Mears kicked off 2017 with a jawdropping descent in the Moab, Utah desert that will make anything you’ve considered trying in life seem far less scary.
#Fearless2017 is off to a great start for enduro rider Kyle Mears (Bicycling Magazine)
Wheel building discussion in an interesting workshop.
The three bikes on test here represent the latest in the world of disc brake machines. We put each to the test on long climbs and even longer descents in the mountains to crown a worth champion. (Cycling Weekly)
This slick new three-minute clip officially launches Aqua Blue Sport on its first day as a UCI Pro Continental team; the footage shot through the streets of the south of France is terrific. (Sticky Bottle)
Ride 100 miles? Increase your power output? Go and watch your favourite pro race? Here are just a few things that we think make great New Year’s Resolutions for cyclists.
Mathieu Van der Poel crashed Thursday at Azencross Loenhout and lay unconscious, eventually taken off the course on a stretcher. We are hoping it was precautionary and we send him our best wishes.
UPDATE: Van der Poel let fans know he is ok via Twitter: ‘I’m ok, nasty crash which was my own fault but I got lucky after all. Thanks for all the messages!’
[Sticky Bottle] British sprinter Mark Rotherham is a very fast man on the track, and he also appreciates the need to give the crowd plenty of what they’ve paid in to see.
From Bike of the Year to tech of the Year, the GCN Tech Awards presents the best new road bike tech of the year and the best pro road bikes of the year, as voted for by you, the GCN viewers.
[Sticky Bottle] He celebrated too early and too wildly and messed it up in front of a huge crowd.