"The Wattbike is the best thing I have found in my long career that is so close to riding on the road."
Stephen Roche - Tour de France Winner

Good Luck to Rebecca Romero in Ironman UK

Written by on July 20, 2012.

Today's blog features a lengthy two-part interview we did earlier this year with Olympic Champion, Rebecca Romero.  She's about to embark on her very first Ironman triathlon at Ironman UK.

Rebecca is no longer a full-time a...

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Stepping up with Wattbike

Written by on December 06, 2011.

We got some great news from a young track cyclist in New Zealand this past weekend, Jen Muhl took part in her first event at U-19 level at the 2012 Oceania Track Championships in Invercargill, New Zealand.  The competition sees riders from...

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Sarah Hammer wins Cali Track World Cup Omnium

Written by on December 04, 2011.

Managed to catch US track cyclist, Sarah Hammer, taking the win in the Omnium Scratch race on a (fairly poor) live webstream of the latest round of the UCI Track World Cup.  Sarah is targeting the Omnium event for London 2012 and she put in...

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Simon Richardson Update

Written by on November 30, 2011.

I caught up with Simon Richardson last week to find out how he is getting on with his rehab.  When I called Simon he was in the middle of an acupuncture session so I thought I'd call back at a later time but no, Simon insisted that we c...

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This morning I headed down to Leigh Sports Village in the North-West of England to see the national team training ahead of their opening fixture in the Gillette Four Nations rugby league tournament. The players were going through a light workout,...

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Carla Ryan End of Season Chat

Written by on October 25, 2011.

I caught up with Team Garmin-Cervelo pro rider Carla Ryan last week to find out how the 2011 season had gone, what her plans were for for 2012, what could be done to strengthen women's professional cycling and her plans to ride the Amy Gillett...

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Teun Mulder talks training at 2000W+ on the Wattbike

Written by on September 21, 2011.

Earlier in the summer (yes, remember that, summer!) we took a day trip to Amsterdam to catch up with 3 times World Champion track cyclist Teun Mulder. We met up with Teun at the velodrome in Apeldoorn, scene of the 2011 World Track Cycling Champi...

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Is it still the SpuBike?

Written by on June 28, 2011.

Normally we try really hard to push the Wattbike brand wherever we go, but after visiting Wigan Warriors earlier in the year and finding out that they call their Wattbike the SpuBike (that, apparently is the local spelling of Spew!) we wanted to f...

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Update from Team Dillon Wattbike Users

Written by on March 01, 2011.

About a month ago Wattbike started working with a number of the Team Dillon athletes to help them in their preparation for this season. We have just had our first round of blog posts back from them, in the next few months we will feature each athl...

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Chatting With Oli Beckingsale

Written by on February 01, 2011.

A huge thanks to pro mountain biker Oli Beckingsale who let us visit last week to ask some questions. The three time Olympian has been using the Wattbike for six months now and it was great to hear about how he and his coaches have fitted it int...

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Jurgen Grobler Talks About the Wattbike

Written by on November 23, 2010.
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Jenny Meadows Talks Wattbike

Written by on November 23, 2010.
In September we dropped off a Wattbike with British record holder and Olympic 800m runner Jenny Meadows and her coach and husband Trevor Painter. We also had the opportunity to ask Jenny and Trevor a little bit about how she would be using the Wattbi...

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Hogarth Club Members

Written by on November 01, 2010.

Wattbike should be renamed "Watt A Bike". As an avid cyclist no single piece of equipment has improved my fitness and speed like the...

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In Conversation with James Fletcher

Written by on August 05, 2010.

Last week we spent our Friday travelling from Nottingham to Guildford and back to speak to James Fletcher. It was great to catch up with him, and there is no doubt that he is his father's son, and unlike all Eddie's other athletes, when...

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In conversation with Nick Dempsey

Written by on April 28, 2010.

In February I spent a day with Pete Cunningham, Head Physiologist of the RYA, and Nick Dempsey, World Champion Windsurfer, to find out how they make use of the Wattbike in their training. We spent much of our time in their training centre - whic...

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