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20, October 2016

Bond.Bike: The Start of a New Journey

Well, here we are. Almost three years in the making, my co-founders and I have finally launched our new bicycle brand, Bond.  Head over to…

20, October 2016

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: Sagan's World

I whooped and I hollered when he crosed that line, I'll admit. Brilliant stuff. Read my take on the men's World Champs RR here.

12, October 2016

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: The Woeful Worlds of Doha

My take on the Worlds in Doha. Also on Sagan's year and that of Armistead. Read all about it by clicking this massive blue button. 

11, October 2016

Second Wind Magazine: Ditch The Ego To Become A Better Rider

My second bi-weekly column for Second Wind magazine! This week, the importance of taking a break!    'Many of the world’s professionals still take the…

5, October 2016

Lee's Lowdown: The mental side of winning

Yes another incandescent installment from myself on PEZ, this week featuring a look at Rosa's loss at Il Lombardia and what it takes to make…

30, September 2016

My final words on the TUE debacle... for now

“But why don’t you talk about other sports? You should be talking about them too too, like football, tennis, heck even golf! Cycling is doing…

28, September 2016

Time for a power meter re-think: CP in Second Wind Magazine

I was recently contacted by Second Wind Magazine, a cycling publication run out of Singapore, to send in an article that would be part of…

21, September 2016

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: WiggoGate!

So, Sir Wiggo released a statement that said "Yeah i took TUEs that were strong as f&*k and are known to be performance enhancing and…

15, September 2016

Lee's Lowdown: Quintana finally rocks it

Quintana finally woke up! And Froome got all antsy. Bring it on. Read my take on the Vuelta 2016 here!    

12, September 2016

Paolo Penni Martelli's images from the 2016 Mongolia Bike Challenge by Selle SMP

Awesome stuff. Check out Paolo's cycling instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/paolopennimartellicycling/.    

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12, September 2016

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: The Mongolia Bike Challenge 2016

The Mongolia Bike Challebge by Selle SMP 2015 was another awesome success for us! Read all about it and also check out these amazing images…

11, August 2016

Lee's Lowdown: Can you guess what it's about? Go on, have a go...

Yup, it's about doping, and the ShambOlympics! Enjoy!

6, August 2016

Why Lizzie Armitstead should not be at the Olympics

Lizzie Armitstead said yesterday that people will think "I'm a cheat for the rest of my life." I do not know whether she doped or…

5, August 2016

Lee's Lowdown: The Return To Japan

Just returned from a trip back to Japan, read all about it here! Click here to head to the article.  

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15th Sep, 2015
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4th May, 2015
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