Dan Tan

The Setouchi-Shimanami Yumeshima-Kaido Cycling Event 2017

The Setouchi-Shimanami Yumeshima-Kaido Cycling Event 2017 The season of cherry blossoms might have waned, but the Setouchi-Shimanami Yumeshima-Kaido Cycling Event continues on into its 2017 edition. Taking place from 24 to 30 November 2017, the 7-day 4-night event will take the avid road cyclist around the beautiful cities of Japan for a low-cost sum of $2348. The Shimanami Kaido The West Seto Expressway, also known as the Shimanami Kaido connects Ehime and Hiroshima. It is Japan’s maiden cycling road across the strait in the Seto Inland Sea. Post cherry blossom season, you can still enjoy the ravishing scenery replete...

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4 Best Entry-Level Road Bikes You Can Buy for $1500 in Singapore Now

Introduction It’s the beginning of September, and the roads look inviting with the heat down and occasional rainfall coming. You’d want to pit your skills against the roads that the weather is just right. We have tested 4 best entry-level road bikes that you can buy in Singapore bike shops around the $1500 range. These bikes have been handpicked for various factors such as functions available and components provided that are consummate with the value for dollar ideal. If you’re looking to pick up road-biking or switch disciplines to road-biking, these are 4 road bikes you can seriously consider....

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20-year drought of track cycling gold ended

On Sunday, 28th August 2017, Luo Yiwei clinched the Republic’s first SEA Games silver in the women’s track cycling. The very next day, national cyclist Calvin Sim topped it off with a gold medal in track cycling. This victory comes after a 20 year drought where Bernard Wong attained gold in the point race event in the 1997 Jakarta Games. The 27-year old cyclist scored 140 points to come up tops amid 11 other competitors in the omnium event. This is his maiden track event since he competed in the 2009 edition in road. Sim was in the fourth...

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