Tag: cycling technique

How To Corner Like A Pro – Road Cycling

Riding a road bike fast feels great, but cornering fast is arguably the best feeling of all. Here is the correct technique When approaching a corner you need to gauge how much speed you’ll be able to carry through it. The factors that dictate this are how sharp the corner is how, wide the road […]

How to Warm Up for a Bike Race | Road Cycling

Warming up for a bike race is a lot like warming up for any other sport. You don’t want to just go into it cold. You want to spend at least an hour, spinning your legs, breaking a sweat, warming up. You don’t want to start the race completely dead. Shorter bike races, you want […]

Why the Tour de France is so brutal

If you look closely at this pack of riders in the Tour de France, you’ll see some of the best cyclists in the world. They’re here in the back. They’re keeping up but also resting while their teammates in the front do most of the work. It’s a technique called drafting and it’s what helps […]