Journals

Our collection of adventures, stories, and discovery with two wheels

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How to train for and survive a century ride

Guides   

With the help of experienced cyclists, including a pro rider and a former Olympic coach, we have prepared a simple, easy to read guide to help prepare and above all, motivate you for a century ride.

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Have you seen the green flash

Stories   

Appearing ahead of me on the climb as he slowly pedals the same road I’ve been riding for the past hour, he must have known I was coming for a while. With a friendly, welcoming smile and a glint in his eye, he asks, “Have you seen the green flash?”

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Epic climbs doable on a long weekend

Stories   

“Don’t buy upgrades, ride up grades” – Eddy Merckx The great Eddy Merckx knows his onions when it comes to cycling. While lightweight carbon wheels will make you look good, the best way to get strong on the bike is to hit the hills.

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When is it good to step away from the stats

Guides   

VeloSocial has teamed up with The Velo Coach on a series of articles surrounding common training questions and cycling related issues.

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When is it good to step away from the stats

Guides   

VeloSocial has teamed up with The Velo Coach on a series of articles surrounding common training questions and cycling related issues.

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Dysfunctional Cycling Club, and why you should quit

Stories   

I believe that the good group training ride, perhaps especially the good club training ride, is where the heart of road cycling beats.