Author name: Mathew Mitchell

My name is Mathew Mitchell, 30-something from Staffordshire, UK. Over the last few years I've got more and more into cycling, from the first innocent Sportive events to Audaxes, Go-Races, British Cycling racing and now Time Trials.

5 Top Tips for Keeping Your Taste Buds Happy During Isolation

Each Thursday, we’re catching up with some of our pros and asking them for their ‘top tips’ for the current isolation period. Each week will have a different favour (topic) and this week Lucy Kennedy has our mouths watering with her five top tips to keep your taste buds happy during isolation. Since returning to Australia …

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Meet Elynor Bäckstedt

TFS: You come from a track background. How do you feel that has helped you to be a better road cyclist? EB: I think track teaches you a lot, especially how to do [back-to-back] efforts repetitively. In a Points race, for example, you have no choice but to keep going even when you’re absolutely nailed. …

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Alana Castrique : “I live a bit like a pro during this period.”

Alana Castrique : “I live a bit like a pro during this period.”

During these difficult times Alana Castrique, double 2019 Belgian champion U23 (time trial and road race) keeps up her morale. “For the moment, being able to live like a pro motivates me. I get up, go for a ride and then I have time to rest and work for school, which is very complicated in …

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World’s best professional cycling teams gear up for The Digital Swiss 5

World’s best professional cycling teams gear up for The Digital Swiss 5

The world’s top professional cycling teams are preparing to do battle against each other next month in “The Digital Swiss 5” – a series of five individual races on parts of the same parcours planned for the Tour de Suisse 2020. Velon is working with the organisers of the Tour de Suisse and the ROUVY …

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