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25, January 2017

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: Boonen Goes Disc

I love disc brakes, I cannot lie, and it seems Tom Boonen does to, as he's announced he's racing on them this year.  Read my take on this…

18, January 2017

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: The Joy Of The Coffee Bean

Coffee!  You gotta love it. This week's lowdown examines the love affair between cycling and the humble coffee bean. Click here to read more. 

11, January 2017

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: My Cycling Addiction

Let’s look at the facts. I do indeed have a compulsive need and use for a habit-forming substance. Thankfully that substance is not cocaine or heroin (which may…

21, December 2016

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: Phinney spot on about power meters

'This is what he had to say recently about power meters: “We’re in this place in the sport where it’s like ‘watts, watts, watts, go up to altitude, boom,…

8, December 2016

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: Cycling in Taiwan

An article here for ny weekly column on PEZ about riding in Taiwan! Hope you enjoy, click here for more.

30, November 2016

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: For The Love Of The Bike

Another article on PEZ not about doping, by me.  Maybe I'm getting soft? Well no not really, I was just moved by someoen who asked me why I…

9, November 2016

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: Cyclists are hard as F**k!

Yup. Katie Archibald proves it.  Read more here.  

27, October 2016

Lee's Lowdown on PEZ: David Millar and his trust issues

Yeah, David Millar again. Enjoy.     

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. 

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 the right decisions…

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Peter Easton of Velo Classic Tours dropped by for a chat a few months ago, and he's just released it as a podcast. He asked me about journalists shirking their…

22nd Jul, 2015
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LR: Eddie Gragus [former pro and US Postal rider in 1996] on Facebook said that you've ben drinking the Kool-Aid. It seems that your reputation has been tarnished as a…

1st Apr, 2015
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30th Mar, 2015
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It's not often a bike arrrives, gets test-ridden a couple of times then gets smashed head first into one of the hardest races on the planet, having to carry my…

15th Sep, 2015
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  Disclaimer: Velocite sponsor me, but this is a bike the earlier version of which I reviewed in 2010 and I gave that one a very similar review. As ever…

4th May, 2015
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Blessed with friends in high places because I’m usually on my knees, your friendly neighborhood crankpunk went for a ride with a friend who works in the industry and was…

18th Feb, 2015
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