Bicycling Australia3 min gelesen
Allrounder Amber
BICYCLING AUSTRALIA: YOU WERE A RIDING STAR WITH SOME WONDERFUL RESULTS IN TRIATHLON BEFORE MAKING THE SWITCH TO ROAD AND TRACK CYCLING – HOW DID THIS UNFOLD? AMBER PATE: I love the grind of training, I am very self-disciplined and have loads of high
Bicycling Australia1 min gelesenTechnology & Engineering
Specifications
FRAME: Ultralight 800 Series OCLV Carbon, Ride Tuned performance tube optimisation, tapered head tube, internal routing, DuoTrap S-compatible, flat-mount disc, 142x12 mm thru axle FORK: Emonda SLR full carbon, tapered carbon steerer, internal brake
Bicycling Australia3 min gelesenTechnology & Engineering
Schwalbe Pro One TLE (700x25)
SCHWALBE PRO ONE TLE HAS been designed specifically for tubeless use and, unlike some of its major competitors, is suitable for use with the majority of hooked or hookless bead rims. Weighing in at just 245 grams (700x25) – the thinner TT version is
Bicycling Australia2 min gelesenTechnology & Engineering
Rsl 37 Wheels By Gordon Haywood
It’s not often our readers write to rave about a new wheelset, but we received the following out of the blue review from Gordon Haywood. ‘I recently took a 2020 Domane SLR 7 for a 100km ride over a range of roads, surfaces, hills and descents. The go
Bicycling Australia3 min gelesen
Keeping It Together
TAKE A LOOK IN THE BACK OF A team car, or near a team bus at a major cycling event, and it’s likely you’ll see several of these bags. Firmly established as one of the ultimate ways to keep cycling gear together, Scicon pretty well own this sector of
Bicycling Australia3 min gelesen
Mixing MTB With Road
DURING RECENT YEARS, WE have seen a steady increase in the number of people mountain biking and I’m pleased to say many of them are familiar faces. Maybe you’ve seen them on a road bike? That’s right, many roadies have expanded their horizons and tak
Bicycling Australia2 min gelesen
Cinettica Prism
IT’S FAIR TO SAY THE CYCLING KIT market is full to overflowing – cyclists these days are literally spoiled for choice when it comes to not only purchasing new gear but planning what to wear on a ride. All manner of colours, styles, fabrics, designs,
Bicycling Australia2 min gelesen
Lockdown Sanity
HOW RIDING HAS CHANGED IN 2020. The simple pleasure of hopping onto a popular cycling route and jumping on the back of a group flying by is all but a dream at the moment. Instead, it’s “meet ups” on the Zwift Companion app or riding on your own or wi
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Win One Of Five Prism Jersey / Bibshort Combos From Cinettica
Entry is simple: • Follow @bicyclingaustralia and @Cinettica on Instagram. • Post an image of yourself in old cycling kit • Include the hashtags #Cinettica & #WinWithBA Bicycling Australia and Cinettica will choose the five most creative images. Entr
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Lee’s Top 3 Indoor Training Tips
1 USE A FAN. I cannot stress enough how much better your training experience will be if you have a good quality fan. The Wahoo is expensive, but impressive; you can control it from our heart rate. 2 DON’T RIDE ALONE. Join the group rides and do some
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Bicycling Australia
EDITOR Nat Bromhead natbromhead@yaffa.com.au BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER Kea Pleasance keapleasance@yaffa.com.au PRODUCTION EXECUTIVE Luke Buckley lukebuckley@yaffa.com.au PRODUCTION DIRECTOR Matthew Gunn matthewgunn@yaffa.com.au ART DIRECTOR An
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Tested: JetBlack Volt
FIRST SPIED AT EUROBIKE 2019 and later at last year’s Bowral Classic, the release of the Volt smart trainer from Aussie-based JetBlack Cycling has been a little like a drawn-out drumroll. They say ‘good things come to those who wait’, and being a ver
Bicycling Australia6 min gelesen
Shayne Bannan: Gone, But Not Forgotten
WHEN YOU THINK OF THE origins of Mitchelton-Scott, athletes aside, you probably think of two names: caravan king and chief financier Gerry Ryan, and Matthew White, the team’s head sports director. But there is one more name. Or, until a press release
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Inspired, Energised And Enthused
ONE OF THE MANY INCREDIBLE ASPECTS OF OUR SPORT IS THE camaraderie that comes with cycling. Whether it’s small talk with a complete stranger at the cafe, a subtle nod to a fellow rider, taping on an Instagram post or reading tips and advice in a titl
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Specifications
JETBLACK VOLT DIRECT DRIVE SMART TRAINER 11 speed cassette included (Shimano & SRAM compatible) Electromagnetic Drive System FLYWHEEL WEIGHT: 4.7kg APP CONTROLLED RESISTANCE 142 and 148 Thru Axle adaptors included THIRD-PARTY APP COMPATIBLE ACCURA
Bicycling Australia2 min gelesen
Into The Pain Cave, Or Not?
WE HAVE ALL SEEN THE RISE and rise of indoor smart trainers and the various online platforms to compliment your outdoor cycling habits, well I certainly have … it’s been rampant! This can be a touchy subject for some in the industry, riding indoors o
Bicycling Australia6 min gelesen
Tubes Ain’t Dead
AMID ALL THE FOCUS ON tubeless tyres in the new bike market it is easy to lose sight of the fact that most road bikes and all the “legacy” bikes out there still use a tube to hold the air inside the tyres. As some sort of proof of this I refer you to
Bicycling Australia7 min gelesen
Top Gear
Celebrating the tenth anniversary of their premium road offering, BMC have launched the 2021 Teammachine range. Lighter and aero optimised, the downtube features a greater overall surface with reduced edges and improved lateral stiffness. There is a
Bicycling Australia2 min gelesen
The Rise Of Curve
THIS BIKE, A BELGIE V3, IS A high-performance machine in an elegant modern package that will stay with you through the decades. It comes from Curve, the quintessential Australian adventure cycling brand, who maintain a playful yet intense dedication
Bicycling Australia5 min gelesen
Lockdown Leads To Surge In Cycling
NICK JOHNS IS A MAD-KEEN SYDNEY BASED cyclist. When not pushing pedals or sipping coffee he works at the 99 Bikes store in Bondi Junction. While taking a short break during what he described as “yet another insanely busy day”, and almost out of breat
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Specifications
FORK: Curve 700c Road Disc HEADSET: Curve Integrated 42/52 semi internal WHEELS: Curve G4T GROUPSET: SRAM Force AXS eTap 12sp BRAKES: Force eTap AXS HRD Flat Mount Disc ROTORS: 160mm CRANK: Force 2x12sp DUB 48/35t BOTTOM BRACKET: Curve T47 DUB
Bicycling Australia8 min gelesen
Brodie Chapman
BRODIE MAI CHAPMAN HAS SHOWN CONSISTENTLY GOOD FORM AS AN elite athlete for years, but her path to pro-level cycling has been far from typical. Turning professional in January 2018, she enjoyed a solid two years with US-based women’s team Tibco-SVB –
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Summing Up
A lifetime warranty on the titanium frame, carefully considered specifications and some of the industry’s best componentry combine to create a bike with exceptional quality. Performing at the highest level in the toughest conditions across the world,
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Brodie’s Top 5
FAVOURITE BIKE AND WHY? Loving my Lappiere Xelius. It is all Shimano Dura-ace and Pro bike components which i have been using for years, so its really familiar and functional. THREE THINGS YOU TAKE ON EVERY RIDE? A SiS bar to eat, my phone and ID HOW
Bicycling Australia5 min gelesenTechnology & Engineering
One On One With Curve
Curve’s titanium bikes perform consistently under conditions that have grown men weeping and carbon chainstays cracking under the pressure, bringing home a swathe of wins and collecting a staunch fan club who hold onto their bikes for years. I caught
Bicycling Australia15 min gelesen
The A To Z Of Cycling
AERO It’s all about aero these days - road, time trial and even gravel bikes, wheels, helmets, GPS computers … even bidons are now designed with aero-optimisation in mind. Aero simply equates to efficiency, and that boils down to the rider going furt
Bicycling Australia5 min gelesen
2021 Specialized Diverge
ALL ROADS ARE NOT CREATED equal, thankfully, and nor are gravel bikes. These ever-evolving machines span the gap between road bikes and mountain bikes. There are many shades of grey emerging in design, and many options to help a rider feel most comfo
Bicycling Australia5 min gelesen
American Express: The Virtual Race Across America
IT BEGAN AS SO MANY SEEMINGLY crazy ideas do: with an off-the-cuff suggestion that I quickly laughed off after it was first put to me. When Anthony Gordon, my Race Across America (RAAM) crew chief and acclaimed videographer/storyteller, suggested rid
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Specifications
FRAME: Specialized Diverge FACT 9r carbon, SWAT™ Door integration, Future Shock suspension, threaded BB, internal routing, 12x142mm thru-axle, flat-mount disc FORK: Future Shock 2.0 w/ Damper, Smooth Boot, FACT carbon, 12x100 mm thru-axle, flat-moun
Bicycling Australia1 min gelesen
Vraam Support Crew
CREW CHIEF: Anthony Gordon LOGISTICS MANAGER: Kent Williams MEDICAL OFFICER: Troy Peters CHIEF PHYSIOTHERAPIST: Orla Cunningham HEAD PERFORMANCE COACH: Tony Kiss SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER: Sally Heginbotham CHEF AND KIT MANAGER: Libby Bennett NUTRITIONAL
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