cycling

Hacking

Hacker Discovers Way to Cheat in Zwift, the Virtual Bike Racing Exercise Game

Security researcher Brad Dixon found a way to cheat Zwift, the half-game half-cycling trainer, into thinking he's a superstar athlete.
Joseph Cox
8.12.19
activism

How a Young Sierra Leonean Is Fighting Poverty with Bicycles

Two wheels can make all the difference, as philanthropist and bike enthusiast Abdul Karim Kamara knows.
Tom Owen
7.8.19
Travel

I Biked the Most Dangerous Road in the World

The old highway that connects the city of La Paz with the tropical Bolivian Yungas is one of the most dangerous roads on the planet. For daring cyclists, it’s a tourist destination.
Miguel Ángel Vicente de Vera
8.31.18
Lance Armstrong

Lance Armstrong Wants You to Forgive and Forget. Again.

Five years after his Oprah confession, Armstrong is proving, one podcast at a time, that we'll forgive anyone.
Tom Owen
7.26.18
Bikes

Every Type of Cyclist, Ranked from Worst to Least Worst

Because there's no such thing as an actively good cyclist!
Rosie Hewitson
7.5.18
Triathalons

Robbers try to Cut off Triathlete Mhlengi Gwala's Legs with Chainsaw

The South African triathlete was training on his bicycle when assailants took him down and tried to cut off his legs.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.7.18
cycling

Cyclists Vs Anti-Cyclists: The War of the Roads Is Back On

A fixed gear-related death in east London has stoked old disagreements.
Charles Graham-Dixon
9.21.17
Tour de France

Cyclist Richie Porte Being Treated After Horrific High Speed Crash

The scary crash ended his Tour de France hopes.
Liam Daniel Pierce
7.10.17
Lance Armstrong

In Search of Lance Armstrong's Staunchest Supporters

More than four years after publicly admitting to doping, Lance Armstrong remains an outcast in the cycling world. But some of his supporters have stayed loyal to the disgraced American. What has kept them on side through so much turmoil?
Alex Warnakulasuriya
7.2.17
thump news

Kraftwerk and Canyon Have Collaborated on the Most Techno Bike, Ever

The limited-edition bicycle is all black and will play a part in this year’s Tour de France.
Krystal Rodriguez
6.29.17
Bicycling

Giro d'Italia Rider Celebrates Stage Win A Lap Early, Doesn't Win

Those 15 seconds he was cruising in victory must have felt pretty good, though.
Aaron Gordon
5.11.17
cycling

Italian Cyclist Michele Scarponi Struck by Van, Killed While Training

"We left a great champion and a special guy, always smiling in every situation​."
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.24.17
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