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Our bike-test director just wrapped up our 13th annual testing marathon. Here's how it works.

Because having feeling in your fingers shouldn't be a luxury

A high-performance carbon-frame rig for under four grand? Believe it. Canyon Cycles’ Aeroad WMN CF SLX Disc 8.0 is a lightweight, durable, do-everything road machine that’s cheaper than the competition, thanks to the German company’s direct-to-consumer model.

(Courtesy AETHER Apparel) Aether x Mystery Ranch Pack ($235) Water-resistant nylon, a padded laptop sleeve, generous zippers, and cinch side panels are just a few of the smart features that make the Aether x Mystery Ranch pack the ideal hauler for ferrying daily essentials to and from the office.

Lighter, more comfortable designs and high-end safety features make these helmets the best

From shorts to shoes, nine gear recs from people who know what they're talking about

Filmmaker Long Nyugen and rider Marshall Mullen took Specialized’s new e-bike, the Turbo Kenovo, out to Virgin, Utah.

Life Time Fitness recently purchased the Dirty Kanza 200, the latest in a string of indie races to be scooped up by major corporations

Keep riding long after everyone else has put their bike away for the season

The kit you need to maximize winter saddle time

There's no better feeling than pulling the trigger on a new mountain bike, but you'll need a few other tools before you hit the trails.

In founding a new team, the fallen cyclist is seeking forgiveness, which many fans may not be willing to give

Cyclist Kenny Smith wanted to push the limits of the Devinci's AC/ eMTB, so he took it to Squamish, BC to see what it was made of.

A group of researchers at Virginia Tech performed rigorous testing on 30 top bike helmets to find out which is the most protective

The 45-year-old reached 183.932 miles per hour in her ride around Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats

As the minimalism trend enters a curious new phase that has clothing makers like Mac Bishop of Wool and Prince showing us how to get through a year with only a few pairs of underwear, one brave adventurer attempts to defend his gear closet

For many beginner mountain bikers, buying a bike can be a daunting task. Watch to learn the ins and outs of buying your first MTB.

This machine isn't just the latest entry into the pantheon of strange exercise equipment. It's also the best thing to happen to mountain bike–specific training, perhaps ever.

Juliana’s new mountain bikes are among the very best options for women—and so are the company’s Ride Outs

They pack down small and could save you one day

Bikes are getting more advanced. So are the tools you need to keep them running well.

Socks are probably the cheapest part of your kit—but they’re still absolutely vital

From balance bikes to bikes with training wheels, here are the best ones

Our writer tested the new model of the legacy bike she used to ride in the nineties and loved its speed, precision, and power

Slacker, more capable, but still plenty lightweight, XC bikes are finally becoming fun to ride—again

Basque bike manufacturer Orbea could show the way forward for the pedal-assist market with its new e-roadie, the Gain

Whether you’re looking for a sleek hip pack or a behemoth bag that can carry the kitchen sink, there’s something for you in this list

Getting an entire camping kit to fit on your bike is no easy task. Here’s how to store your gear for multi-day bike rides.

A potent gravity-oriented machine that will make you a better biker

Wreckoning LB features mountain biker Kyle Nortbraten shredding on Evil’s latest addition to their inventory.

Decathlon, one of the biggest names in Euro sporting goods, wants to make riding more affordable with its exceedingly budget-friendly products

As biking (and racing) on unpaved roads explodes in popularity, gear has changed in a way that's affecting the whole cycling industry—for the better

Race whips and downhill bangers are getting stabler and more capable

Cycling brands are delivering quality rides right to your doorstep

The company is aiming to change the way people buy bikes

What a new interview with America’s most infamous cyclist can tell us about cycling today

The high-tech material has been used to build frames and components for decades, but as bikes age, catastrophic failures are leading to lawsuits

Watch to see what you'll need before heading out on your first bikepacking trip. 

The proposed 10 percent tariffs on bikes and bike parts imported from China would be a blow to the U.S. cycling industry

Because you don’t want to look like a Tour de France rider on your commute to the office

Team USA cyclist Coryn Rivera on the stuff she does't ride without

Mountain bikes are made to get dirty, but knowing how to properly clean your bike is crucial to keep it riding smoothly.

Our lead bike reviewer set out to answer the question: Do you really need all the fancy riding tech, or will a smartphone suffice?

POC, Sweet Protection, and Maloja make some of the best-fitting, best-performing women's shorts on the market

We rode the ultralight machine designed by the founder of POC

It's easier than ever for cyclists to pick a route and get out the door. Is that a good thing?

Unnecessary? Sure. The best part of my commute? Absolutely.

Whether you're into race shields or lifestyle frames, there's something here you'll love

Top-end bicycles are higher tech and better than ever. But so are the budget models.

Behind the scenes with the Japanese manufacturer and its new mountain bike group set

Essentials to help drivers see, hear, and avoid you on the road

In designing a new Stumpjumper for 2018, Specialized faced a challenge: how to keep a 37-year-old model relevant in an ever-improving field

An association of automotive and bike industry bigwigs is betting that bicycle-to-vehicle communication will make cycling safer

Performance tops with tons of character

Trail steeds get lighter but punch above their weight

Nothing makes a ride like a sweet pair of shorts

A drop in price, but you still drop the pack

Using publicly available data, advocacy group People for Bikes wants to show community leaders what they can do to improve cycling infrastructure in their cities

Amid an ongoing doping scandal, the Sky racer is within his rights to continue racing. He shouldn't be.

Kaitlyn Boyle smashed the women's record for the AZT300, while Kurt Refsnider reclaimed the record for the 760-mile AZTR

This video City of Angels, City of Trails highlights three riding areas in Los Angeles including Simi Valley, Altadena, Chilao Region.

Based on firsthand experience, the performance payoffs make the investment worthwhile

Will the recent acquisition of the Colorado-based mountain bike company be the death knell for the brand, or will it emerge stronger and more innovative than ever?

Our first impressions of the motorcycle maker's attempt at bikes meant for singletrack

I put Trek's newest gravel bike to the test on a 180-mile bikepacking trip through the Sonoran Desert. Here's how it held up.

As the case over Chris Froome's elevated salbutamol levels slowly churns on, cycling officials are preparing for a protracted battle

With his new company, Cake, the mastermind behind POC is out to prove that "electric" and "bike" are meant to go together

The bike that turned my little rider into a ripper

Tested products to navigate the streets in style and comfort

With so many great options out there, how do you pick the right one? Easy: at a demo event, like the Sedona Mountain Bike Festival.

Savvy streetwear to fend off April showers

The British government published a report detailing system abuses by the coaches and athletes on Team Sky

Meredith Klein, women's workshop instructor at Brooklyn's famed 718 Cyclery, on her favorite gear

Because safety and comfort are key for commuting

I’ve been telling myself for years that I didn’t need new bike tools. How wrong I was.

From better casings and increased sidewall protection to varied compounds for better grip and new sizes, rubber for the road and the trail is improving

Five reasons our bike editor loves the Arizona city, from its rocky trails to its warm weather to its great beer

Don't underestimate these worthy steeds