Tag: hills

Modern Caveman – Man Builds A $230,000 House In 700-Year-Old Cave

ANGELO MASTROPIETRO: My life before I became a cave man was really quite different. COMM: The pressures of modern life mean that most of us have probably dreamt at one time or another of fleeing to the hills. COMM: But Angelo Mastropietro has made his hermit dream a reality by spending over £160,000 making a […]

How To Climb Like A Pro: Emma Pooley’s Guide To ‘Climbing Nasty’

– For today’s video we’ve enlisted the help of Emma Pooley. A name that will no doubt be familiar to many of you. If you don’t know who she is, she has been a world champion in the Time Trial, she’s won four stages of the Giro d’Italia, and she’s won La Flèche Wallonne. We […]

Review: Kalkhoff Include 8 Premium Electric Bike

Hi I’m Karen Wiener here at The New Wheel electric bikes in San Francisco and I’m standing here with the Kalkhoff Include 8 Premium. Kalkhoff as a company has been really rethinking the way the engineer bicycles the frames of electric bicycles in particular and this is their take on the most sophisticated well-designed step […]

Do E-Bikes Narrow The Gap Between Riders Of Different Ages And Weights?

– Are E-Bikes the great leveler? Do they bring equality to the hills and to the woods? On a physical level, do they bring mountain bikers together, or do they split them apart? But more than this, do E-Bikes narrow or widen the gap between riders of different ages, weights and abilities? (soft electronic music) […]

Fixie Vs Geared: Which Bike Is Fastest For City Riding?

(whooshing) – Today we are in Bristol to do some city riding. – Oh, hello! – Chris, what are you riding? – This is my new present from Jon Cannings and the tech drawer, Hank. It’s my new fixie. You like those, don’t you? – [James] Yeah but why are you riding it? They’re normally […]