Search Results for: "cyclocross"

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Olympic dreams: young talent and the Performance Pathway

19 December 2014

The Performance Pathway is the talent development structure underpinning Great Britain’s astonishing elite racing success. With its new Olympic Development Apprentices programme, how well does it serve ambitious youth riders? Our in-depth feature includes an interview with Ian Yates, the man at the helm of the Pathway.

Kit Review: dhb Kids’ Transparent Rain Jacket

11 December 2014

At last there’s now a good choice of effective, well-designed kids’ clothing. We reviewed dhb’s lightweight rain jacket to see if it deserves to become as popular as their cycling kit for adults.

Kit Review: Fusion Speed Mini Rollers

09 December 2014

Fusion Sport’s Mini Rollers came about as a direct result of the business owner’s youth circuit racing experiences. It’s such a brilliantly simple idea that you wonder why no-one had thought of it before.

Helen Wyman interview: living life to the full

25 November 2014

Helen Wyman is one of the very best cyclocross riders in the world. Her positive attitude shines through – read her advice for young riders, making the most of whatever talent you have, and living life to the full.

Review: Raleigh RX Elite cross bike

22 October 2014

Youth riders buying their first proper cyclocross bike wouldn’t be disappointed with the RX Elite. It can be used straight out of the box for racing, and a wheel upgrade would keep it competitive in National Trophy races too.

Report: ride with Emma Trott plus Q&A session

20 August 2014

Young riders had a fantastic time cycling with Emma Trott in our “Ride with Emma” event. Then we interviewed her and held a Q&A session – read her straight-talking views & advice here.

Dan Tulett’s race MTB

18 July 2014

Top youth cross-country MTB racer Dan Tulett shows us around his race bike – a Stumpjumper 29er hardtail. Riding for Specialized he could have chosen any components he liked, of course, so why does his bike have a four-year old groupset, and alloy components not carbon? Read the article to find out.

UK’s first Cycling Performance degree course

24 June 2014

Mark Walker leads the new Foundation Degree in Cycling Performance at Writtle College. He also provides coaching support to multi-champion Helen Wyman and other talented riders. He tells us how the new degree course gives students the chance to pursue their cycling ambitions while studying.

Product launch: Boardman’s first ever junior bikes

17 June 2014

Boardman Bikes has entered the children’s market with the launch of three new bikes. The arrival of these new junior models will make a big impact. We review what Boardman is offering and see how the new models fit into the market.

Review: Boardman SPORT/e Road

17 June 2014

A proper Boardman, the SPORT/e Road makes a great entry-level road bike for youth circuit racing. Here’s our detailed review.