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The face behind the race

Ever wondered what it takes to organise a road race, triathlon, duathlon or sportive? Snap! Which is why we pinned down Phil Adkins, race director of Bristol Grand Prix and owner of Bristol cycling collective, Le Sportif, to get the 101 on getting a cycling event rolling Hello Phil. What inspired[…]

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Soria 2017

By Kerri Archer, 13th May 2017 Having battled with injury for well over 4 months, March 2016 would see me stand on the start line at Clumber Park duathlon. Following a little bit of encouragement from some friends who will remain nameless I had decided 2016 would be the year[…]

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sam gardner

My best ever swim-bike-run…

Bikebox Online co-founder, VeloVault designer and Britain’s most successful ever XTERRA triathlete ever Sam Gardner cherry-picks his favourite swims, cycles and runs from competitions around the world You have competed in countless competitions across the world. What’s been your absolute favourite? I love the island of Saipan [in the Western[…]

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Cycling in Mallorca

Bikebox in the Balearics

Take a trusty time trialler (and Bikebox employee), a Team GB athlete in training, a rock-hard Ironman regular and a committed cycling club member, pop them on a plane to Majorca and watch the miles pile up on Strava Nipping to Majorca to notch up a few miles sounds like[…]

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Pro triathlete Nikki Bartlett

Nikki Bartlett’s dream destinations

Fresh from her performance at Ironman South Africa, pro triathlete and Bikebox buddy Nikki Barlett tells us about her favourite places to swim, cycle and run (in that order) around the world You have competed in countless competitions across the world. What’s been your absolute favourite destination and why? It’s a tough question,[…]

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Stay strong, perform better

Whether you’re tackling a triathlon, inching towards an Ironman or prepping for the Etape of your dreams, injury issues can strike at any time and put paid to peak performance. Here, straight-talking physio Jess Palmer gives cylists some top tips on how to remain injury free and strong on your[…]

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On your bike

If, like us, you dream of coasting through beautiful countryside, charging up unknown hills and speeding back down the other side, then a cycling holiday is well and truly on your bucket list. So how do you go about planning a decent one? Libby, Robert and Mo from bespoke cycling[…]

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Cyclists and pedestrians take to the streets in Paris

Two-wheeled paradise

In Copenhagen bikes now outnumber cars for the very first time, cementing its status as a committed and thriving cycling city. Lucky for bike enthusiasts, it’s not the only city to see the light. We reveal the other urban destinations that have decided two wheels are definitely better than four.[…]

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Award-winning blogger Ordinary Cycling Girl

Best bike blogs

You love cycling, we get it – and what better way than to feed the habit than by digesting all the news, gossip and tittle-tattle of fellow cyclists around the world. Here is a bunch of some of the best bloggers, scribblers and avid updaters out there. If we’ve forgotten[…]

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MBE for Andy in New Years Honours

By Andy Lewis – 12th January 2017 In Nov 2016 a letter came through the door, it was from the cabinet office oh dear I said, what did this mean, what had I done. I opened it, i took a huge breath and said to my wife wow…at which point[…]

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