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Icons of the Giro: Col Saint-Pantaléon

To celebrate the return of the Giro d'Italia, we're challenging you and your Wattbike Atom to conquer the climb. With prizes to be won along the way, you can tackle three key climbs in this year's…

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Top 5 Tips To Climb Like A 'Conquistatore'

The Giro d’Italia’s iconic climbs are long, steep, daunting and legendary for the punishment they dish out. This year the riders face the mighty Monte Zoncolan, regarded as the hardest climb…

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Icons of the Giro: Prato Nevoso

To celebrate the return of the Giro d'Italia, we're challenging you and your Wattbike Atom to conquer the climb. With prizes to be won along the way, you can tackle three key climbs of this year's…

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Top 5 Giro d'Italia Stages In History

For over 100 years, the Giro d'Italia has been infamous for drama and controversy. We picked 5 of the most iconic stages in it's history.The day the hardmen cried – Andy Hampsten’s…

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Performance Portrait: Juliet Elliot

Performance. It means different things to different people. For some, it means consistent training to achieve a podium finish. For others, it means working on their fitness everyday to ensure they can…

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Icons Of The Giro: Colle Delle Finestre

To celebrate the return of the Giro d'Italia, we're challenging you and your Wattbike Atom to conquer the climb. With prizes to be won along the way, you can tackle three key climbs if this year's…

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Giro d'Italia: Can You Conquer The Climb?

We’re paying homage to the iconic Giro d’Italia by challenging you to take part in three of the tour’s most iconic and feared climbs. From Monday 7th May to Sunday 27th May, we’re…

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10 Training Tips For The Haute Route

With 3 months to go until Haute Route Alpe d'Huez, we asked coach and former British criterium champion Dean Downing to share his tips for Haute Route success.Stay motivated by riding with others. Training for a gruelling event like the Haute Route can seem overwhelming. Find a group of like-minded cyclists and make a regular date to meet. And, always accept an invitation to ride.A short ride is better than no ride. Work, family, DIY,…

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How To Train For A Spring Classic

The Spring Classics are the hardest and harshest of races. Exciting and unpredictable in equal measure, the Classics are a fight on a bike. During spring in northern Europe, the sun sometimes shines hot…

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Sky High - Riding At Altitude

When your local climb makes you gasp for breath and your lungs burn, the thought of riding 20km-long climbs at over a thousand metres-high might seem rather alarming. Riding at altitude can be a very…

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Performance Portrait: Ryan Corbyn

Performance. It means different things to different people. For some, it means consistent training to achieve a podium finish. For others, it means working on their fitness everyday to ensure they can…

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