Whether you’re a casual social rider or a serious racer, I want to share my experience and guidance as an ex-professional cyclist to help you understand the factors that affect how fast you climb hills on a bike – and outline how you can improve them to boost your climbing performance.
Attempting to ride the Mount Evans Scenic Byway is no joke.
The road is the highest paved road in the USA, and as such, it will present unique challenges to anyone looking to tackle it.
Cyclists must abide by a rule imposed by the UCI that restricts the minimum weight of their bikes if they wish to compete in elite races. With cycling tech advancing rapidly to shave grams off the total weight of their bike, through ultralight frames, wheels, tires, and even handlebars, it seems bizarre that professional cyclists … Read more