State Of The Art Technology?

BAE are claiming that "Experts at BAE Systems have revealed details of the highly advanced technology it has developed for Britain’s top cycling athletes to help propel them to success in 2016". Now I know technology doesn't have to be pretty to be effective, but has this been dragged out of a basement the 1980's … Continue reading State Of The Art Technology?

A Gentleman & The Size Of His Wattage

A wise man once said....... "In polite company, a gentleman will never discuss the size of his wattage" For those who use power meters, there's a danger you may be becoming what is known as a 'powerbore', such is your excitement at the numbers you're generating that you can't help telling everybody all about them, … Continue reading A Gentleman & The Size Of His Wattage

Sky High on Salbutamol?

Twitter has reacted quite badly, in the normal way expected to the piece on road.cc about 'A third of Team Sky's riders are asthmatic'. It's probably worth taking a look at some pretty obvious reasons why asthma diagnosis is higher in professional athletes than it is through a sedentary population. For convenience, lets split the … Continue reading Sky High on Salbutamol?

Contaminated Supplements: Beware & Be Aware

Worth watching this quick video on how products can become contaminated, it's easy to get caught out if you don't take any steps. It even happened to one of our Scottish Commonwealth team before Glasgow 2014, so everybody needs to watch what they ingest, ultimately you're responsible for anything that turns up in there, not … Continue reading Contaminated Supplements: Beware & Be Aware