48 Hairpin Bends by Night

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48 Hairpin Bends by Night is the story of Giuliano Calore and one of his final attempts to become part of the history of cycling. Giuliano Calore, born in Padova (north-east Italy) in 1938, is a living legend of extreme cycling. Some of his extraordinary exploits are now to be found in the Guinness Book of World Records, and led him to...

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Wear and tear

Naked bike rides aside, people have been creating, testing and wearing specialist cycling clothing since bicycles first became a thing in the 1800s. We take a look at some of the gear people have donned in an effort to tear up the

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The Hoopy

Peoples’ first reaction to the Hoopy is one of intrigue. They don’t quite know what to make of it. They look and they stare and as they do so they become aware of many of the details that separate the Hoopy from

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ECOHELMET WINS THE 2016 JAMES DYSON AWARD

Bike share programs are used by millions of people around the world, but bike share users rarely wear helmets. Isis Shiffer, a recent graduate from the Pratt Institute of Design in New York City, set out to address this. Her solution: EcoHelmet, a

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