Bicycling Magazine http://mountainbike.com/feature/rss.xml Winners and Losers of the 2013 Tour http://mountainbike.com/news/2013-tour-de-france/expert-analysis/winners-and-losers-2013-tour-de-france http://mountainbike.com/news/2013-tour-de-france/expert-analysis/winners-and-losers-2013-tour-de-france <a href='http://mountainbike.com/news/2013-tour-de-france/expert-analysis/winners-and-losers-2013-tour-de-france'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/chris-froome-2013-tour-winners-losers.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />Here’s a look at this year’s best and worst performances Power Rankings: Ardennes Classics Contenders http://mountainbike.com/news/pro-cycling/2014-spring-classics-power-rankings http://mountainbike.com/news/pro-cycling/2014-spring-classics-power-rankings <a href='http://mountainbike.com/news/pro-cycling/2014-spring-classics-power-rankings'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/gilbert-wins-Brabantse-Pijl.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />We present 10 of 2014's toughest riders The Lightest Night http://mountainbike.com/news/featured-stories/lightest-night http://mountainbike.com/news/featured-stories/lightest-night <a href='http://mountainbike.com/news/featured-stories/lightest-night'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/BI0514FEALIGHT001.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />Can the crazy, off-the-cuff, Boston Midnight Marathon Bike Ride continue? The Far Ride: My Fat Bike Winter Affair http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/thefarride/2014/04/03/go-bigger/ http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/thefarride/2014/04/03/go-bigger/ <a href='http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/thefarride/2014/04/03/go-bigger/'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/FarRide_Fatbike2.thumbnail.jpeg' border='0'></a><br />A few tips for riding fat bikes—your ticket to winter freedom Ride Into Summer Vacation http://mountainbike.com/bikes-gear/bikes-and-gear-features/ride-summer-vacation http://mountainbike.com/bikes-gear/bikes-and-gear-features/ride-summer-vacation <a href='http://mountainbike.com/bikes-gear/bikes-and-gear-features/ride-summer-vacation'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/' border='0'></a><br /> First Look: Shimano XTR Goes 11 Speed http://www.bicycling.com/mountainbikecom/bikes-gear/first-look-shimano-xtr-goes-11-speed http://www.bicycling.com/mountainbikecom/bikes-gear/first-look-shimano-xtr-goes-11-speed <a href='http://www.bicycling.com/mountainbikecom/bikes-gear/first-look-shimano-xtr-goes-11-speed'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/Shimano_XTR_Single_Ring_Crank.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />A faster, lighter, and more refined XTR group for XC racing or trail riding The Far Ride: Mud and Volcanoes at the Trans Andes Challenge http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/thefarride/2014/03/03/mud-and-volcanoes-at-the-trans-andes-challenge/ http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/thefarride/2014/03/03/mud-and-volcanoes-at-the-trans-andes-challenge/ <a href='http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/thefarride/2014/03/03/mud-and-volcanoes-at-the-trans-andes-challenge/'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/muddysonya.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />Torrential rain, backyard barbeques, and dance parties make for an unforgettable race. Tour Talk: Stage 21 http://www.bicycling.com/video/tour-talk-stage-21#/video/all/created/d/1 http://www.bicycling.com/video/tour-talk-stage-21#/video/all/created/d/1 <a href='http://www.bicycling.com/video/tour-talk-stage-21#/video/all/created/d/1'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/' border='0'></a><br />Frankie and James on the final sprint, Froome's character, and who can win in 2014 MTB Gear: Making the Ultimate Winter Cycling Shoe http://mountainbike.com/mountainbikecom/bikes-gear/boot-winter-s-chill http://mountainbike.com/mountainbikecom/bikes-gear/boot-winter-s-chill <a href='http://mountainbike.com/mountainbikecom/bikes-gear/boot-winter-s-chill'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/45-boot.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />45Nrth's Wölvhammer uses NASA-grade insulation to keep your feet warm when temperatures plummet below freezing Get to Know: Amstel Gold Race http://mountainbike.com/news/pro-cycling/get-know-amstel-gold-race http://mountainbike.com/news/pro-cycling/get-know-amstel-gold-race <a href='http://mountainbike.com/news/pro-cycling/get-know-amstel-gold-race'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/amstel-gold-race-info.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />Classics season moves to the Netherlands for short, sharp hills Talansky Rises to the Challenge http://mountainbike.com/news/2013-tour-de-france/expert-analysis/talansky-rises-challenge http://mountainbike.com/news/2013-tour-de-france/expert-analysis/talansky-rises-challenge <a href='http://mountainbike.com/news/2013-tour-de-france/expert-analysis/talansky-rises-challenge'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/stg20_talansky02_tdf2013-profile.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />Young American jumps into the top 10 overall in his first Tour de France The Simple Training Plan to Ride Faster http://mountainbike.com/training-nutrition/training-fitness/simple-training-plan-lose-weight-ride-faster http://mountainbike.com/training-nutrition/training-fitness/simple-training-plan-lose-weight-ride-faster <a href='http://mountainbike.com/training-nutrition/training-fitness/simple-training-plan-lose-weight-ride-faster'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/simple-plan-climb-riders.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />Guaranteed to help you shed weight, get stronger, and feel happier Life After the Tour de France http://www.bicycling.com/video/life-after-tour-de-france#/video/all/created/d/1 http://www.bicycling.com/video/life-after-tour-de-france#/video/all/created/d/1 <a href='http://www.bicycling.com/video/life-after-tour-de-france#/video/all/created/d/1'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/' border='0'></a><br />Racers share the first thing they'll eat (and drink) when they get home The Award-Winning Norco Sight Carbon 7.1 Trail Bike http://www.bicycling.com/video/norco-sight-carbon-71-trail-bike#/video/all/created/d/1 http://www.bicycling.com/video/norco-sight-carbon-71-trail-bike#/video/all/created/d/1 <a href='http://www.bicycling.com/video/norco-sight-carbon-71-trail-bike#/video/all/created/d/1'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/' border='0'></a><br /> The Far Ride: Launching a New Season http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/thefarride/2014/01/24/launching-a-new-season/ http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/thefarride/2014/01/24/launching-a-new-season/ <a href='http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/thefarride/2014/01/24/launching-a-new-season/'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/TA_Promo.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />To get motivated for the season, set big goals—like the six-day TransAndes Challenge race across Patagonia. 2014 Editors&#039; 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Choice Road Bike Winners http://www.bicycling.com/bikes-gear/bikes-and-gear-features/2014-editors-choice-road-bike-winners http://www.bicycling.com/bikes-gear/bikes-and-gear-features/2014-editors-choice-road-bike-winners <a href='http://www.bicycling.com/bikes-gear/bikes-and-gear-features/2014-editors-choice-road-bike-winners'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/Cannondale-SuperSix-EVO-Womens-Dura-Ace_1.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />These 13 extraordinary bikes took top honors Chris Horner Leaves Hospital After Crash http://mountainbike.com/news/pro-cycling/chris-horner-leaves-hospital-after-training-crash http://mountainbike.com/news/pro-cycling/chris-horner-leaves-hospital-after-training-crash <a href='http://mountainbike.com/news/pro-cycling/chris-horner-leaves-hospital-after-training-crash'><img src='http://mountainbike.com/sites/default/files/images/chris-horner_0_0_0.thumbnail.jpg' border='0'></a><br />&quot;It was a bad experience, but I also think I was lucky,&quot; says the 2013 Vuelta winner<br />