Things We're Digging This Week - A Nepalese Mountain Biker to The Tour de France Stage Guide
By: Franco Bicycles | June, 28, 2018
We've compiled a list of awesome content from the world of cycling, racing, and design, plus motivational, inspirational, and just outright interesting stories we think you'll enjoy!
Two Wheeled Inspiration
We don't typically correlate the country of Nepal with great mountain bikers, but this video is quickly changing our minds. It tells the story of RJ, a Nepalese mountain bike guide, who's relationship with his bike goes way beyond a hobby, it's a way of life. To us, RJ exemplifies the #creatorsareheroes philosophy!
Helping Others is the Greatest Feeling in the World
Cycling is a sport for life and we all simply want to ride for as long as possible. Watch as a little boy helps an old man relive his prime by creating a Zwiftesque trainer studio. We're not crying, you're crying.
If you are feeling inspired to train, you can build your own trainer or just call us up to get a Wahoo Kickr!
Tour de France Stage Guide
Cycling Weekly has compiled the stages for the 2018 Tour de France and it's going to be epic. Alp d'Huez and the cobblestones are back, plus an uncharacteristically short stage of 65km that manages to include three climbs! This year is sure to be one of the most exciting yet!
How to Climb Faster
GCN is famous for its "How To" videos, but this climbing video gathers all the most unconventional strategies to crush climbs. Finally, here are some ways to get faster–without actually training.
The 2018 World Cup: Germany Out, Mexico In, and it's Barely Halfway Done
If you haven't been watching the World Cup, you may be missing the most exciting World Cup ever. Mexico is at the center of the drama as Germany gets knocked out of the group stage for the first time in 60 years. Who knows what will happen next!