Tag: focus

Giro d’Italia Inside Line – Sickness In The Peloton

This year’s Giro d’Italia has been severely affected by illness and sickness within the peloton, more so than at any other grand tour I can personally remember. Amongst them was Briton Bradley Wiggins, the team Sky leader who was forced to who was forced to withdraw before stage 13 with a chest infection. Bad weather […]

MudRunner – The Ultimate Off-Road Experience

I’m often asked why I left my home. Why I took up one of the most dangerous jobs in the world. I mean, who in their right mind would come all the way out here? Around here you’re tested constantly fighting the impossible and every each you climb feels like a mile. But you’ve got […]

Fontana Educational. Perché comprare una eBike da strada [English sub.]

We are back to talk about e-bike…but not mountain e-bike but road e-bike..now let’s go the differences! Ok.. we are here with Focus Paralene squared.. it’s a road e-bike. It has Fazua engine with 250 Watt. It is a sort of gravel bike because it has 28″ tyres, because the frame is a little high […]

Pro Cycling – WorldTour Bikes Of 2016

Here’s GCN’s guide to the bikes the world tour teams will be riding in 2016 AG2R stick with Focus for their bikes decked out in this nice blue. Let’s face it, brown bikes just don’t work. The “Izalco Max” is their go-to frame of choice. Astana, along with Etixx–Quick-Step and Tinkoff are all sporting Specialized […]

Entry Level Hub-Drive Vs Mid-Drive E-Bikes | What’s the Difference?

– You’re about to buy your first ever e-mountain bike, and why not, if you can take the sting out of climbs, and get you to places like this. Just a little bit easier. – Entry level e-bikes: hub-drive versus mid-drive. What exactly can you get for your money? (energetic music) – So here then, […]

Review: Focus Bold² Electric Hardtail Bike

Hi. I’m Brett from The New Wheel Electric Bike Shop in San Francisco in Marin County. And I’m here today with the Focus Bold Squared hardtail mountain bike. This is the new hardtail in the Focus Squared product line. It’s built on the same platform as the Jam Squared and the Sam Squared, but it […]

How Peloton Has Built a Cult-Like Customer Following

Speaker 1: Good day. If you follow me on Instagram you will know I’m obsessed with my Peleton. What’s a Peleton you ask? It’s basically a bike that goes nowhere. It is also a case study in my book, the book called “Attention Pays”. Now why did I use Peleton? Well John Foley, the CEO, […]

Olly Wilkins’ Custom Focus SAM² | EMBN Pro E-Bike

– Wow, the Focus Sam Squared, what an incredible looking bike. Now this particular bike belongs to Olly Wilkins and we’re gonna have a look at some of the detail, because this bike gets one hell of a hammering. (slow hip hop music) Okay, let’s start off with some of the big picture numbers on […]

What is an electric bike?

What is an electric bicycle? It is a tool to be learned and cared for, a gym membership, and 360 degree views. It’s doing more with less and living better for it. It’s familiar. It’s human scale. It’s good health for us, our cities, and our planet. It’s a sunroof, a moonroof, and a convertible. […]