June 2012

How does being overweight actually cause disease?

Cyclists who have crossed a critical threshold to a low BMI probably take it a bit for granted. Let’s face it, we go cycling mainly because it’s simply heaps of fun: nothing like the freedom of the open road and a day in the saddle stretching out before you. The extensive health benefits are simply […]

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Ramp and Boss: the technology assisting smooth chain(ring) upshift with reference to 2012 SRAM Red

I have not had a chance to check out the latest edition of the SRAM Red groupset until this week. An average week involves installing Shimano Tiagra or SRAM Apex on most builds (more on these great value-for-money groupsets in a future post). Looking forward to it. A bit ironic, though, that’s it’s taken this […]

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Major Changes for 2013 International Bicycle Design Competition

The Bike Europe Website has just announced a  significant changes to the structure and procedure of the IBDC. This competition is the first key event for the annual Taipei Cycle. The Show runs from 9am Wednesday thru 3pm Saturday in the first or second week of March each year. The announcement of the finalists, usually […]

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