23 July, 2016

How to Get in Shape for Your First Bike Race

How-Tos & Guides
19 July, 2016

Updated: 7-23-16 It was 3 weeks before my first road race when I decided the minimum fitness I had been maintaining wasn’t going to cut it. I had been working out anywhere from 2 to 4 times per week without any semblance of a plan. I needed to come up […]

Froome Runs up Mont Ventoux after Motorbike Crash – Video

Races and Race Reports
14 July, 2016

—Warning! Spoilers ahead!!!— Chris Froome Runs up Mont Ventoux in Cleats Due to super cool conditions (like hypothermic stuff) at the summit of Mont Ventoux, Tour de France officials moved the finish line of Stage 12 down 6km or so. What wasn’t so cool was the barrier-free chaos of crowds […]

What Do The Mountain Categories Mean in The Tour de France?

Ask Alpha Ninja
12 July, 2016

Tim: Hey Alpha Ninja! What are all the categorizations of the mountains in the Tour de France? I keep seeing numbers thrown around, but I don’t quite understand what they mean. Hey Tim: Welcome to the world’s most confusing question. OK, not that the basic classifications are confusing, but when […]

Tour de France Banner Falls at 1km on Adam Yates – Video

Races and Race Reports
9 July, 2016

The Tour de France is an arduous journey over thousands of miles. Riders expect to feel the pain of climbing, attacking, sprinting. One thing they don’t expect is inflatable banners falling on them with 1km to go.  Adam Yates made some unfortunate history as he had gapped the peloton and […]

How Should Cycling Jerseys Fit?

Ask Alpha Ninja
6 May, 2016
Matt: “I’m making the jump from workout shirts to a bike jersey, but I don’t know what size to buy. How should cycling jerseys fit? Do you have any recommendations for brands?” Cool. I like [...]

Our Favorite Bicycling Memes

Memes
12 May, 2016
Spread the Funny Cycling¬†Meme Love Because there’s nothing quite so awesome and difficult as cycling, we’ve created our own bicycling memes to help celebrate Cyclist’s Problems. We’ll be adding to the meme gallery periodically, so, [...]