Inside the battle to boycott Arkansas’ bike races

The cycling community debates a boycott of Arkansas and its bike events after the state's passage of anti-trans laws.


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The art of giving: Primož Roglič and his guide to gifts in cycling


There are no gifts in cycling. Right?

Professional cycling is a peculiar sport. It’s full of unwritten rules and gentlemen’s agreements passed down through generations.

There is an imaginary statute dictating how a rider or a team, particularly in the men’s peloton, is supposed to behave in a certain situation.

Or so we’re led to believe.

The only problem is that nobody can agree on what these rules are and how they should be followed. They seek to hold riders to a complex standard that sees them vilified if they breach these arbitrary regulations.

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