Bike

Can riding on a turbo trainer damage your carbon bike?

We examine if there's any truth in the horror stories, and how best to set up your steed
17 April 2014 at 15:50

Should you give it everything on the bike leg of a triathlon?

We look at why 'blowing up' is not always a bad thing, and what middle-of-the-pack athletes can learn from race winners in terms of psychology
16 April 2014 at 15:13

Sub-1hr bike session: power-boosting quad killer

A super-tough cycle workout that will help build strength and power. You've been warned...
15 April 2014 at 14:45

Six power meter sessions to help boost bike strength and speed

Are you considering investing in a power meter? We share six sessions that will help you get the most out of it by measuring your fitness and form then improving both
04 April 2014 at 12:29

How to test your aerobar set-up

Need some advice on setting your bars up properly? We help you get the most comfortable aero position possible
28 March 2014 at 11:21

How to overcome your fear of going fast on descents

Had a fall on the bike and struggling to rebuild your confidence? Identify any technique problems you might have and deal with them quickly
27 March 2014 at 13:49

How to pace yourself on the bike leg of a triathlon

We show you how to master this tricky but important skill for the longest part of your race
25 March 2014 at 14:55

Is there a 'right' way for triathletes to pedal?

From pedalling in circles to applying pressure at specific points, we look at whether there's an ideal approach when you need to run off the bike afterwards
21 March 2014 at 13:00

Is it possible to train for bike and run at the same time?

Good news for the time-crunched athlete: new research suggests you can improve your run performance while riding using long intervals
18 March 2014 at 14:00

Sub-1hr bike workout: the big gear

Build your bike strength by training with a low cadence in a big gear
05 March 2014 at 09:57

Getting used to your first TT bike

How to adapt to your new ride, how often you should be riding it in training, and the adjustments you can make to your riding style and set-up to climb hills efficiently
26 February 2014 at 13:56

Sub-1hr turbo trainer session: cycle strength booster

A pre-season turbo session that should lay good foundations for the year ahead
24 February 2014 at 13:06

The lowdown on bike threshold training

Explained – what it is, how long and how often you should do it for
20 February 2014 at 14:51

Ex-pro cyclist Rob Hayles on preparing for the bike leg

'Bike maintenance, clothing, nutrition, training and nutrition all crucial'
30 January 2014 at 09:19

A triathlete's guide to bike cadence

How to find your optimum pedalling efficiency
22 January 2014 at 09:22

Sub-1hr session: race-pace ride

Remind your legs what it should feel like
20 January 2014 at 09:58

Six ways to boost your biking on a rest day

Make the best possible use of your recovery time
16 January 2014 at 09:19

How to improve your bike climbing

Hate the hills? We'll have you haring up them in no time
06 January 2014 at 15:07

Turbo session: long, steady film ride

Take out the monotony with this variation on a drinking game
06 January 2014 at 09:00

Sub-1hr session: maximal madness

Bike intervals to push you to the edge
02 January 2014 at 16:02