Hincapie Tour Convertible Jacket

The all-weather winter jacket from Hincapie features a wind-and water-resistant outer shell for protection from the elements, plus a four-way stretch back panel for flexibility. Its modular design allows the Tour to change with riding conditions, which includes removable sleeves that transform it into a vest. Available in blue grey in sizes S-3XL, the Tour Convertible also includes two rear pockets with an additional zippered pocket, reflective trim and a full-length front zipper. A women's...

Minoura B60r

The Minoura features a solid steel frame for superb stability, yielding a maximum rider weight limit of 265 pounds. The 38mm steel tubing is also rust- and corrosion-resistant. The B60R's magnetic resistance unit features seven levels of resistance that can be adjusted via a handlebar-mounted remote, and a twin disc, 1.5-pound flywheel provides coasting ability.

The Oneman Aussie Brigade

Not only does Rupert Guinness stand out from the media scrum at the Tour de France with his Hawaiian shirts, but also for his expert eye and solid reporting. Since 1987 he has covered the race 22 times, his first being when Ireland's Stephen Roche won, and only missing the 1996 and 2007 editions along the way. We caught up with Rupert on the final day of last year's Tour in Paris to hear him reflect on his experiences of spending the month of July in France. RBA What do you remember from your...

The Verdict

The weight of the completed Apex-built bike came in very close to the weight of my home-brewed climbing bike, but is much more cohesive. Shifting, as I've said is intuitive and seamless. Gone is the noisy shifting of my old triple. The SRAM Apex bike Domingo, Juan and Cosine Beistegui Beistegui Hermanos began building bicycles in the Basque region of Spain more than 100 years ago. From the start, they were aware that having a lightweight and agile bicycle was an essential complement to the...

Introducing Kenda tabular Tires

Our entry-level tubular used for training or the cycling enthusiast that desires the feel of tubular tires. A supple 220tpi casing hand-built around a butyl inner tube. 700 x 22c size - 290 gram weight -1 Og Our competition-level tubular. A supple, hand-made 300tpi casing that features our Iron Cloak Belt ICB protection built under the tread. Butyl inner tube for cost savings with a slightly heavier weight. 700 x 22c size - 270 gram weight -1 Og Our pro-level, best performing tubular combines...

Dannyshane Jerseys

DannyShane jerseys are made from a blend of bamboo white ash and an artificial microfiber, which yields a comfortable and unique texture. Part of DannyShane's Retrospective Race line, the Black Turin jersey retails for 119, and the Tinsley Limited jersey, part of their Tartan Performance line, retails for 139. Both jerseys feature a full-length front zipper, rubberized waist gripper and three taper-cut rear pockets, plus an additional back zip pocket designed for an MP3 player or communication...

Action Magazine

Contributing Photographers Yuzuru Sunada, Mitch Friedman, Ken Conley, Tom Moran Contributing Editors Patrick Brady, Paolo Galloni, Ryan Cleek, Bob Sutton, RaeLynn Milley Test Consultants Jon Miller, Dorothy Wong, Bari Waalk, Bob Sutton, Sean McCoy Production Coordinator Wally Deicken Prelim Coordinator William Hawley IV Advertising Director Robb Mesecher National Advertising Director Robert Rex Account Executive Derreck Bernard Ad Production Coordinator Jennifer Edmonston Account Executive Lisa...