The participants of the first Haute Route event of 2018 will be taking to the start line in just three short months. But how do you prepare for an epic event riding across iconic terrain, so early in
It may only be January, but the UCI World Tour has finally returned with the Santos Tour Down Under. Riders like Peter Sagan and Richie Porte will be looking to assert themselves early on in the 2018
We recently highlighted our top 10 cycling challenges for 2018 to inspire you for the New Year. If you’ve already signed up for an event this year, you may be wondering where to start with your training.
Have you got a cycling challenge in mind for 2018? A clear and specific goal, like a cycling challenge, can help you stay motivated and keep on top of your training. If you’ve not yet set a goal for
Whilst the thought of New Year's resolutions and goal setting may sound overrated, defining what you want to achieve is an extremely powerful process that will help you stay motivated and grow as an athlete
Your training is going well, you’re seeing results and cycling faster and producing more power. But then it happens, Christmas – with its mince pies, endless parties and excess. Here’s how not to
Every cyclist worth their salt knows that recovery is as important as training but why is time off the bike so important, and what’s happening to your body during down time? Here, we explain why every
Ever wondered how professionals across elite sports - from boxing to swimming - enhance their performance? We’ll let you in on a secret, it’s not all practice in the ring or the pool. Many elite athletes
Traditional aerobic base training may be an accepted way to train in winter but it’s not the only way to build a strong aerobic base, especially if time is not on your side. And whilst the Sunday social
Winter can be a challenge for cyclists. Icy roads, plummeting temperatures and darker days all make cycling outside a little less appealing. But train through winter and you’ll reap the physiological
Our ambassador, Joanna Rowsell-Shand , is not only a double Olympic gold medallist and World Champion, she’s now an author too. Her new autobiography, ‘Full Circle’ hits the shelves today. Having
When he’s not working in the warehouse at Wattbike HQ, Ollie Peckover is a seasoned under-23 road cyclist. Having raced across Europe for HMT JLT Condor as a second year junior last year, Ollie spent
Spring is just around the corner, and we know you’re itching to get back outside and on to the open road. However, have you ever considered keeping up your indoor training throughout the warmer months?
Last week we attended the Cycle Show, the UK's largest show for cyclists. Having launched our innovative smart bike almost three weeks ago, it was the first opportunity for the public to try the unrivalled
This week, GCN got their hands on a Wattbike Atom. Watch as they unbox the Atom and give their first impressions: As Simon mentions in the video, the Wattbike Atom is a smart static bike that has been