Cinema BMX coming through with a fresh Signature Sessions video featuring Corey Martinez putting his signature Martinez Stem to work out in the streets! It looks like Corey clocked a bunch of miles and put his bike to work on a ton of different spots. We’re especially stoked to see Corey still rocking the brakes […]
Are clipless pedals or flats better for mountain biking? As with so many things in life, the answer is “it depends.”
Riders in our All-Mountain forum are debating the pros and cons of clipless and flat pedals. Some riders point out that they’re able to tackle more technical climbs when clipped in, thanks to the ability to generate power while pulling up as well as pushing down on the pedals. Other mountain bikers countered that their worst crashes occurred in low-speed situations when they were not able to unclip before falling over.
Some folks mix it up depending on the discipline—flats for trail riding and jumping and clipless pedals for cross-country racing.
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It’s always a good day when a fresh Matthias Dandois video pops up! Here’s a look at what he got into during a trip to Hawaii that Vans sent him on to celebrate another banger year. This has a pretty laidback vibe, but there’s no shortage of excellent riding and some good sights! Take a […]
It was billed as talent versus training — natural talent that has spent much of the past 15 years simmering on the back burner versus strength accumulated through years of consistent training by an amateur age-grouper. The competitors: Jonathan Vaughters, manager of the EF Education First WorldTour team, and yours truly, CyclingTips editor at large. …
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WADA’s has executive committee (ExCo) has unanimously endorsed the recommendation of the Compliance Review Committee (CRC) to declare Russia’s anti-doping agency non-compliant for a period of four years. As a consequence, Russia will be banned from competing as a national team at major international events like the upcoming Tokyo Olympics during the four-year period. Exactly …
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Cult have released their full “It’s Later Than You Think” full-length video online for your viewing pleasure! This video features Dakota Roche, Chase Hawk, Chase DeHart, Andrew Castaneda, Sean Ricany, Alex Kennedy, Corey Walsh and Dan Foley sections, along with riding from more of the squad in the mix sections. This video is just shy […]
Welcome to the CyclingTips Nerd Alert podcast! Although we’ve done all-tech podcasts in the past, the new Nerd Alert will now come to you on a more regular basis — every other week — and will be co-hosted by global tech editor James Huang, Australian tech editor Dave Rome, editor-in-chief Caley Fretz, and professional mechanic …
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