Cycling

Five things we learned from Canadian cyclocross championships

It was exciting to see the Canadian cyclocross national championships return over the weekend. After two years, a lot has changed, but there are also some things that are still the same. Here are five takeaways from 2022 ‘cross champs. Isabella Holmgren leads her sister Ava in Sunday’s elite women’s C2. While both are national …

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The bikes and riders of the Cycle Messenger World Championships

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote”} }”> the Cycle Messenger World Championships were held in NYC last month — multiple days of races and challenges combined the North American Cycle Courier Championships and Cycle Courier Worlds. The toughest working riders from all over the globe came together with their unique rides …

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Factory Tour: How HED Cycling prototypes, designs & builds carbon wheels in Minnesota

Most of us know HED Cycling for their wheels. Late founder Steve Hed’s original designs pioneered the now-common rounded aerodynamic shapes many of us ride today. Their patents have been licensed, mimicked, or outright copied by many, and while there’s much more to their story that we’ll cover in an upcoming podcast episode, there’s also …

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A 13-year effort to gain local control of speed limits is over – BikePortland

NW Bridge Road. (Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland) Portland’s long-awaited dream to manage its own speed limits has finally come true. This week the Oregon Department of Transportation made it official that Portland — along with 240 other cities statewide, as well as Multnomah and Clackamas County — can set its own speed limits without needing state …

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How cycling can unlock an unlikely road to gender and social inclusiveness

A cargo bike for women, who often cycle with children or groceries. Image: Canva. What does cycling have to do with the liveability and gender inclusiveness of a city? The answer: everything. Women and men experience a city vastly differently, according to cycling ambassador Marianne Weinreich, chairwoman and co-founder of the Cycling Embassy of Denmark. …

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British Cycling announces 2023 Mountain Bike Endurance calendar

British Cycling can today announce the dates and venues for the 2023 mountain bike endurance national series and championships, with national champions’ jerseys to be awarded in Tong for short track and cross-country and Pippingford for marathon. The National Cross-country Series kicks off with a first visit to Broughton Hall in Skipton on the weekend …

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