VeloNews: Giro d’Italia organizers have confirmed that winter weather has forced them to reroute Friday’s 19th stage to avoid the Passo di Gavia and Passo dello Stelvio.
CyclingNews: Astana captain extends maglia rosa lead.
CyclingWeekly: "The Tour has long and straight roads, only one stage [into Switzerland] was difficult with narrow roads and turns. Here, however, was truly hard starting from the first week."
CyclingNews: Colombian further from Giro d'Italia lead but closer to second.
InnerRing: An uphill time trial but one that’s not strictly mountainous as it features wide roads with a regular gradient and fresh tarmac.
CyclingNews: Estonian champion key man for Astana at Giro d’Italia.
Races & Results.
Giro d'Italia - May 4-26 (Stages & Results),
Tour of Belgium - May 22-26 (Stages & Results),
Tour of California - May 12-19 (Stages & Results),
Tour de France - June 29-July 21 (Stages),
Vuelta a España - Aug 24-Sept 15 (Stages),
CyclingNews: Australian hits the front line for first time in Novo Mesto na Morave.
VeloNation: British rider wins three years after final Tour de l’Aude despite continued problems.
road.cc: Team pursuit gold medallists line up with Wiggle Honda team mate Elinor Barker at Olympic legacy event.
BikeRadar: UVEX continues to grow its expansive range of eyewear and helmets for the coming season. The brand is gaining steam boosted by its solid reputation, reasonable pricing, and the fact that much of the collection is still made in Germany.
CyclingFans: Thursday's Giro d'Italia Stage 18 gets underway at 1:12pm CET (7:12am U.S. Eastern). Giro d'Italia live streaming video should get underway at around 2:30pm CET (8:30am U.S. Eastern).
Rules of the Road
The Bicycle Safety Guide
Kid's Bicycle Safety Guide
On The Road, Bicycle Safety
What drivers can do to be more cyclist aware
Guide to Bicycle Safety
Share the Road
Beginners' cycling questions answered
Bicycling Beginners' Guide
Pre-Ride Safety Check
Lexicon of cycling terms
How To Be A Good New Rider
‘How to pee’ - for women
Video: Get Dirty
Video Downloads, races and documentaries
CyclingNews: Experienced Australian ready to fight for his podium place.
CyclingNews: Lotto Belisol German remains in leader's jersey.
CyclingNews: Argos-Shimano rider with some paralysis.
VeloNation: Australian sitting second overall, performance hailed by Ochowicz.
CyclingNews: Sky American on weather, the mountain time trial and future races.
An Post Rás: De Pauw wins, Bialoblocki put under pressure by late attack by McConvey and Guldhammer.
VeloNation: Video - Polish rider almost loses race lead on stage five of race, top three riders locked on same time.
StickyBottle: The peloton crosses the bridge in Kealkill, Co Cork, during Stage 5 of the 2013 An Post Rás from Glengarriff to Mitchelstown today.
BikeRumor: "After spending considerable time and miles on the Venge I can say it’s one of the best bikes I have ever ridden."
BikeEurope: The specialist road race and accessory component maker makes increasingly more money in Asia. Here Campagnolo's revenues grew with 13% in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.
road.cc: Built in light + GPS and Bluetooth connectivity, all from your cockpit.
BikeRadar verdict: 2.5 out of 5 stars. "As an ultra light, carbon softtail the Scalpel made sense. In this alu form it’s too heavy and too average."
road.cc: Keep you cool when the going gets hot. Comfy chamois and top fit.
CyclingFans: Thursday's Tour of Belgium Stage 2 departs Knokke-Heist at 11:20am CET (5:20am U.S. Eastern) and is expected at the finish at Ninove at around 3:40pm CET (9:40am U.S. Eastern). Tour of Belgium live streaming video should get underway at around 2:00pm CET (8:00am U.S. Eastern).
VeloNation: German takes his tenth victory of the season as the Belgian champion returns to the front.
UCI Stakeholder Consultation: Deloitte makes 6 'crucial' recommendations to ensure cycling's future...
CyclingNews: Opinion piece on the results of the Stakeholders Consultation process from the UCI President.
InnerRing: It’s great to follow a stage race on TV and the web but the race belongs to the roadside crowds more than any remote audience.
CyclingNews: Announcement hoped for within 10 days, as both sides confirm discussions.
VeloNews: Ramunas Navardauskas (Garmin Sharp) might have raised his hands in error yesterday after crossing the line second, but there’s no doubt that the Lithuanian is coming out as one of the revelations of this year’s Giro d’Italia.
VeloNews: Robert Gesink (Blanco) is racing to set his Giro d’Italia right after a rocky few days. The tall, blond Dutchman began with hopes of a podium, maybe even a win, just over two weeks ago in Naples. Now his goal is placing in the top 10.
VeloNews: The mechanic was visibly cynical about this machine and its ornaments, and perhaps rightfully so.
Emily Furia: "Whether you’re riding on the road, home from work, or to the running leg of a triathlon, these pieces of female-friendly gear and accessories can help get you there."
Patrick Sluyter: "My deadline was announced recently and its set at June 1st, 2013. I am still only at 38% raised of my goal, and for those who donated, you have been amazing, thank you! I also ask you to extend your effort and energy of spreading the word to anyone to make my dream happen!! Thank you."
road.cc: Five-time maillot jaune was visiting schools in Yorkshire city with race director Christian Prudhomme.
Off The Beaten Path: Two millimeters may not seem like much, until you calculate the air volume of the tire. The air volume roughly is proportional to the cross-section of the tire. A 25 mm tire has 18% more air than a 23 mm tire.
CyclingWeekly: Volume two of The Cycling Anthology has just been released, and this edition of collected essays from some of the world's foremost cycling writers focuses on the Tour de France.
CyclingNews: Former world champion refuses to answer questions about working with Fuentes.
InnerRing: Who runs cycling? Ag2r La Mondiale will sit out the Critérium du Dauphiné in accordance with the MPCC rules. But the UCI rules say a team has to ride every race on the World Tour calendar and a substantial six-figure fine could be liable.
Text of the USADA Report
U.S. Real Time Wind Map
2013 UCI World Calendar
2013 Calendar and iCal
2013-2014 UCI Calendar of CX Races
Women on Bikes
Men's Pro Cycling on Twitter
Twitter Hashtags For Races
Local Bike Shop Inventory
Unwritten rules of cycling etiquette
Bike trade tweeps - who uses Twitter.
Archive - looking? it may be in the archive.
Health and Fitness - also training information.
Tips and Safety - what to watch out for.
Race Reports - Janel Holcomb.
5 things you should check before every ride