cycling

We Need To Change The Way We Open Our Car Doors

We Need To Change The Way We Open Our Car Doors

I saw another report today of someone on a bicycle getting doored into traffic and dying. It’s common practise to simply fling your door open as you’re getting out of the car. It’s common enough that there’s a trope in television and movies of opening your door in a busy…

Shattering The Bike Land Speed Record At 296km/h Looks Weirdly Chill

Shattering The Bike Land Speed Record At 296km/h Looks Weirdly Chill

On Sunday, the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah were witness to yet another land speed record being shattered. Extreme cyclist Denise Mueller-Korenek hopped on her two-wheeled ride, and with the assistance of a streamlined pace vehicle, hit an average speed of 296km/h over a distance of 5.6km.

Watching This Guy Race A Bike Down A Mountain Gave Me A Panic Attack

Watching This Guy Race A Bike Down A Mountain Gave Me A Panic Attack

Video: I can’t even hop a curb on my bike without feeling like a Hollywood stuntperson risking their life for a shot, so watching biker Antoine Bizet careen down a mountain in the deserts of Utah leaves me sweaty, short of breath, and happy to be safely perched in my…