Set the wheels of learning in motion

Can a mountain bike track be a tool for teaching? A Tasmanian school is testing its new facility to the limits of utility. Simon Vincett reports. A Hobart primary school is pioneering the use of bike riding as behavior modulation and a learning to...

Bike test: Corratec 8-speed Coaster

A bargain Bosch ebike has arrived in Australia courtesy of no-frills distributor Reid Cycles. Simon Vincett tests and reports. Bosch motors are the centre-piece of the premium ebikes of today, so it’s exciting to see the first bargain ebike in Aust...

Closing the gap

Margot McGovern takes a look at the long road ahead for women in the world of professional road riding. Last year Marianne Vos (Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team) made history when she defeated Kirsten Wild (Giant–Shimano) in a nail-biting sprint finish ...
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Bike review: Specialized Ruby Pro Disc

Margot McGovern test rides a high-tech women’s road bike with all the trimmings. I’ve long wanted to get behind the handlebars of a Specialized Ruby and the chance to test the Ruby Pro Disc was a real treat. Second only to the S-Works in the ...

Talking the ride

Commentator, writer and Tour de France aficionado Matthew Keenan tells Melissa Heagney how dreams can come true—even if they have to change a little. Name: Matthew Keenan Age: 40 Job: Cycling commentator The excitement was too much. An 8-year-old ...