Articles tagged with "Cyclocross"

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.

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.

Setting up drop handlebar bikes for young riders – Parts 5 to 7

28 April 2014

Here are Parts 5 to 7 of our major video feature showing how to set up a drop handlebar bike for a young rider. Work through the whole seven-part feature to give your child a great overall riding position.

Setting up drop handlebar bikes for young riders – Parts 1 to 4

25 April 2014

In this comprehensive feature we show how to set up a drop handlebar road, track or cyclocross bike for a young rider. Our guide tackles every stage of setting up the riding position in seven separate videos.

Jack Ravenscroft blog: Junior World Cyclocross Championships

15 February 2014

Seventeen-year-old Jack Ravenscroft will be representing Great Britain at the 2014 World Cyclocross Championships in The Netherlands. He’s blogging his updates here as the Championships approach and then during the event itself.

Skills analysis: National Youth Cyclo-Cross Championships

24 January 2014

Mark Wyer went to this year’s National Cyclo-Cross Championships to analyse the skills required for youth riders to tackle the course effectively. Our video shows what the riders had to face and the different choices that they made.