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Bicycling is South Africa’s leading cycling magazine and is aimed at both road and mountain biking enthusiasts. Launched in February 2003, it is published 10 times a year, targeting the fast-growing and affluent lifestyle cycling market – youngsters, adults, professional as well as casual cyclists. The magazine is filled with the best international and local content for every element of the cyclist’s life from training techniques and fitness information to inspiring human interest stories, event news, nutrition and motivation. Bicycling is also South Africa’s leading tester of bikes and gear with over 30% of the monthly magazine dedicated to the latest reviews so our readers can make the best choices.
Ride magazine is a high quality cycling magazine that caters for both road and off-road cyclists, be they competitive or recreational riders. The magazine contains many timeless 'How to' and 'You can’ articles covering issues relating to health, fitness, skills, maintenance and nutrition. The average Ride magazine reader is health-conscious, goal-orientated, self-motivated, an outdoor enthusiast and a keen, regular traveller. Over the 14 years of its existence the magazine has played an important role in growing cycling into one of the biggest participation sports in South Africa.
When it comes to the science of swimming, running, cycling and nutrition we’ve discovered that going back to the basics is paramount. As such, we scoured the hallowed pages of TMSM, right back to edition 1#1 and compiled the most popular, relevant and cutting edge articles we could find. We’ve got the big picture articles covered, whether it be gaining a mental edge on your opposition or peaking for one race a year. We also get down to the nitty gritty stuff, such as perfecting your swim stroke and running with the proper gait.
Published by PIC Media. Cycling Active is a must have publication for all road cycling enthusiasts. Launched in 2009 (and brought to you by the hugely experienced teams behind Cycling Weekly, Cycle Sport and Mountain Bike Rider), Cycling Active aims to provide a balanced mix of fitness advice, route guides, 'how to' guides, along with inspirational features, plus expert – and highly independent - bike and products reviews for the contemporary cyclist. It is essential reading for all levels of interest, from the occasional weekend rider, to more serious ‘challenge' or sportive riders.
This updated version is written by cycling expert Guy Andrews, this MagBook is the authoritative guide to maintaining, repairing and upgrading your bike, whatever your budget. Recommended by the Guardian Newspaper Bike Blog London Cyclist and the British Cycling Organisation, divided into 10 clear sections on maintaining road and mountain bikes, and covering maintenance essentials such as drivetrain, gears, tyres, brakes and suspension, this guide has it all! Moreover through featuring clear, step-by-step photographs demonstrating the maintenance techniques, the guides advice is accessible whatever your technical ability. Being fully indexed, locating the advice and tips you need is quick and simple - meaning you can spend more time on the road and less time in the garage. Guy Andrews is a former road and mountain bike racer, bike mechanic and magazine editor. He is currently editor of Rouleur magazine, a professional road cycling magazine.
Since its launch in 2012, Cyclist magazine has showcased the best rides from around Europe and beyond, and now we are bringing a year’s worth of those rides together in a single volume. The plan is always the same: to find stunning, challenging routes in regions that aren’t always familiar to cyclists, or to discover new twists on classic rides. Our search has taken us to less well-explored venues such as Norway and Morocco, as well as to the more traditional stamping grounds of the Alps and Pyrenees. On each occasion we tell the stories of the ride and present outstanding photography to whet your appetite and inspire you to plan some cycling adventures of your own.
For all cyclists, ensuring your bike is in good working order is imperative. Whether you just pop down to the shops once a week or cycle miles every day, it’s important to make sure you’re safe and you know what to do if something on your bike goes wrong. There’s nothing worse than getting a puncture at the furthest point from home, but just a few simple tools and a couple tips will help you get back on the saddle in no time. Featuring:
Basic tools and repairs - Learn all those quick essentials
Transmission - Get your gears up and running
Suspension - Smooth out your journey
Glossary - Become savvy of all those technical terms
Ride BMX covers the core sport, lifestyle, and culture of BMX freestyle. Ride features top pro interviews, entertaining road trip stories, awesome photography, the latest and craziest BMX tricks, new products, news, and lots more.
South Africa's only mountain biking magazine. Packed with relevant, authoritative, quality content that appeals to South African mountain bikers. A premium quality mountain bike magazine that caters for anyone that enjoys riding a mountain bike, but with particular emphasis on the increasingly large segment of intermediate and experienced mountain bikers. It covers everything that matters to South African mountain bikers, researched, written, photographed and designed in a way that’s insightful, honest, entertaining and inspiring. Topics include objective, authoritative gear reviews and bike tests; relevant trends (local and international); advice on buying and maintenance; indepth trail reviews and skills improvement advice; a race calendar listing as well as pictorially powerful event reviews; profiles on relevant figures within the mountain bike market as well as topical opinion pieces. TREAD is published eight times a year.
The History of Mountain Biking tells the story of how the modern mountain bike came to be, the sport's most important icons and how the scene developed across the world. With contributions from Gary Fisher, Charlie Kelly, Jaquie Phelan and many more, this is a story told by the people who were there.
Cycle maintenance is critical for every bike rider, and whether you’re a professional or new to the road it’s crucial to take it seriously. Winter is the worst season for keeping your bike in working order. There is usually a lot of rain, salt and rubbish on the roads, which will quickly find their way into small nuts and bolts, slowly eroding the components of your bike. Giving your bike a quick wash and check over after training will help you to stay on top of everything. Knowing your way around your bike is the key to successfully maintaining it. Whatever your skill or experience, regular maintenance is the best way of getting the most from your bike, and this excellent guide will help you do just that.
A Canadian magazine committed to providing the best articles on getting more out of your ride. Whether you are a mountain or road rider, you’ll find the bike and gear reviews, training secrets, route suggestions, maintenance tips and nutrition info you need to be a better rider. Find inspiring news on the pro racing scene, photos and features.
Hit the road this summer with the Ultimate Guide To Cycle Training, aimed at anyone looking to increase their cycling skills and fitness. Included is information on each of the disciplines, from track to mountain bike downhill, details on skill development, getting started in racing, developing your training regime and keeping healthy. A must have for any cyclist, whether beginner or expert.
Dedicated solely to the exhilaration of road cycling, Cyclist is the very first magazine of its kind. A celebration of the rides, the travel and the latest gear – we'll show you how to get the best from your ride every time.
From the basics of skills, to gear, training and maintenance, the Beginner’s Guide to Mountain Biking is the perfect companion for those starting off. The Guide also includes all the big races in South Africa, gives advice on training and nutrition, and provides plenty of motivation for those newbies taking their first pedal-strokes.
Spoke strives to bring a fresh and innovative look at mountain biking through original content, bold design and high quality production values. It provides an unbiased look at the lives and activities of mountain bikers in Aotearoa, consistently pushing the boundaries of mountain bike photography and graphic design. Spoke is published four times a year