Month: October 2021

We love a repeat customer here on Readers’ Rigs and today it’s Nick from California who last featured here with a fairly standard Cannondale but today he shows us his new rig, a full custom build from Franco Latigo decked out with Campagnolo gears and Bora One wheels. Name: Nick FernandezLocation: Camarillo, CA, USABike: Franco
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Zwift, the online global fitness platform, has today announced the 10 finalists for the 2021 Zwift Academy Road program. Five women and five men will now progress to the Zwift Academy Road Finals in Mallorca, Spain where they will compete for a professional cycling contract with either CANYON//SRAM Racing or Alpecin-Fenix. More than 150,000 riders
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British mountain bike protection manufacturers, SixSixOne, have recently updated their elbow and knee pad offering, releasing the ultra flexible, ultra lightweight Recon D3O and, more recently, the Recon Advance D3O. While we liked the wearability and breathability of the former, particularly for longer cross-country rides, we reasoned that its flexible D3O Ghost pad left the
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Bontrager is back with a new Circuit helmet, and this time WaveCel is around for the ride. First introduced back in 2019, WaveCel is a Bontrager-exclusive safety technology that relies on a collapsible cellular structure. Designed to flex, crumple, and glide, the material helps absorb energy before it’s transferred to your head. Their work seems
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Trek has overhauled their long-travel eMTB, updating the 2022 Trek Rail with a Slash-like geometry, mullet-ability, a bigger battery, and improved Bosch Smart System integration. On top of that, the bike debuts AirWiz Suspension, the latest addition to RockShox’s electronic arsenal. The 9.9 and 9.8 models of the 2022 Trek Rail are the only ones
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Hour Recorder Holder Interview: The men’s and women’s British Hour Records are held by that super fast couple Dan Bigham and Joss Lowden, but Joss has one over on her partner, she also holds the World Hour Record. Ed Hood managed to have a chat after her record setting 48.405 kilometre ride. [embedded content] We
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