Performance in Cyclesport
Articles in this section focus on equipment, fitness and technique as relevant to the improved performance of you and your bike.
They almost all reflect my own bias towards endurance riding (and sometimes, odd bikes!)
Posted on September 20, 2013Even if you aren't able to go as *fast*, are you more efficient on a recumbent bike (even while climbing)? Yes indeed!
Posted on September 12, 2013In-depth review: Vittoria's Open Corsa Evo is a great looking, supple, fast-rolling but relatively fragile road race tyre...
Posted on July 23, 2013Continental GP4000s or Continental Ultra Gatorskin? Which of these road bike tyres is best for you, and where's cheapest to buy them?
Posted on July 18, 2013A tyre which tries to strike that most difficult balance - tough enough puncture protection to satisfy the everyday rider, while catering for the demands of enthusiasts...
Posted on July 3, 2013The ability to optimise your riding position, equipment choices and even your nutrition make any power meter into a tremendously powerful tool...
Posted on June 12, 2013The main source of resistance, and how aspects of it affects cycling speed...
Posted on April 20, 2013A short article comparing preliminary power tests of recumbent and upright platform, and discussing recumbent power loss.
Posted on April 20, 2013Little did I suspect I would be fording a river sweeping knee-deep across the road, while the wind made it almost impossible to stand...
Posted on April 18, 2013Continental GP4000s or Schwalbe Ultremo ZX? Which of these top-flight road bike tyres is best for you, and where's cheapest to buy them?
Posted on April 13, 2013The Schwalbe Ultremo ZX is a superb choice - they roll well, handle beautifully, and they look fantastic.