Gran Fondo Focus: Bucket List Events
From California to the Côte d'Azur, these are the classic Gran Fondos - also known as sportives - to add to your cycling bucket list.
Five Classic Road Climbs in California
Cyclists in California can enjoy deep forests, stunning coastlines and several mountain ranges that boast some of the most famous road bike climbs in the USA.
Kickstart Your New Year's Riding
You may still be focusing on Christmas pudding, and the office parties may not quite be done, but now’s the time to begin thinking about riding into form in 2024. Here’s a few ways Strava can help.
6 Ways to Kit Up for Winter Riding
There’s no such thing as bad weather, just bad kit, or so the saying goes. Here’s a guide to a few simple things to do to help keep you happy riding through the winter.
Roads to Ride: Five Classic Italian Climbs
From the Passo di Stelvio to the Sella Ronda, these are five of the classic Italian road bike climbs to include on next summer's hit list.
Tour de France Femmes 2024 Route Preview: Heading up the Alpe d’Huez!
It took the men’s Tour de France almost 50 years to climb Alpe d’Huez; the women’s Tour de France Femmes avec Zwift will do it in its third year. But it’ll be a long road to get there…
Tour de France 2024 Route Preview: It’s Climby!
The 2024 men’s Tour is full of firsts – but there’s a whole load of classic climbs in there too, including the highest road ever taken by any grand tour.
Il Lombardia: Cycling’s Last Monument
The men’s pro peloton is gathering in northern Italy for one last hurrah: the most beautiful – and most mountainous – of all the Classics, Il Lombardia.
The Killer Climbs of the 2023 Vuelta a España
It’s well known that Vuelta a España, the third grand tour of the cycling season, simply doesn’t do flat. 2023 is no exception.
The Transcontinental Race: a Supreme Bike Riding Test
From cycling’s heartland in Belgium to the very eastern edge of Europe: the Transcontinental Race takes riders across a continent and defines a style of racing.
Eight Lesser-Known Segments Around Alpe d’Huez
Discover the beautiful and equally challenging climbs just around the corner for the iconic Alpe d’Huez.
A True Classic: The History of Paris-Brest-Paris
One of the most remarkable things about cycling is how little it has changed. But what has been lost, in the mainstream of the sport at least, is a certain spirit of adventure.