With a distance of 217.2km, cycling enthusiast Alan Grant smashed the current Singapore Book of Records for the longest distance covered on a stationary bike in 6 hours by a male, which was previously set by Zeng Yukai in June 2008. The previous record was 142.4km.
The nation’s largest cycling event – OCBC Cycle – returns for its second edition on 1 and 2 October this year. OCBC Cycle 2016 promises more exciting experiences, more interesting activities and more great deals for participants, their families and friends.
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3 months ago, togoparts.com launched #TOGO810, the first of Singapore's first-ever "Ride Anywhere, Anytime" cycling tri series. The game plan was simple: the participant would have to cycle at least 810km within 8 weeks and he or she will automatically qualify for a Finisher Jersey. Believe it or not, 243 riders actually completed the distance within the given timeframe! Now that #TOGO810 is over, what is next?
Disc brakes are fast dominating the cycling world, and they are increasing their prominence in the road-racing scene. It will not come as a surprise when every road bike at the racing level is equipped with this piece of motorcycle-inspired component in the near future. However, it does come as a rude shock when Francisco Ventoso, a road-racing cyclist who rides for UCI Movistar Team, rallied for disc brakes to be abolished from the road-racing scene altogether.
Despite being a relatively young start-up in the cycling fraternity, the one-year-old BRU has already clinched two industry awards – the Best Folding Bike Range Award and the Best Commuting Bike Range Award – fortifying its position as a bike retailer that offers the widest range of Folding Bicycles and Commuting Bicycles. Compared to mature cycling disciplines like mountain biking and road racing, Folding Bicycles and Commuting Bicycles are considered newer niche segments in the local biking scene. For that reason, it is an amazing feat for BRU to be recognised as the bike joint to go to if one is keen to know more about these two types...
As distinct as they may be, cycling enthusiasts and green activists now have a common ground to rejoice about. In a press announcement by the Ministry of National Development (MND), developers will have to take the needs of pedestrians and cyclists into consideration when developing new infrastructures.