New regulations: UCI sets friction limits for World Tour bikes

The UCI announced Thursday that all race equipment incorporating bearings or bushings within its design will be subject to UCI approval prior to use within the World Tour. Lesser races will remain unaffected. The approval program is based on a brand new UCI regulation, Article 1.3.025, which states, “no bearing or bushing to be used […]

A first look: Castelli’s San Remo speedsuit

A keen eye may have noticed a slight change in the bib shorts and jerseys of Garmin-Cervèlo’s Tyler Farrar, Johan VanSummeren, Heinrich Haussler, and Matt Wilson at Milan-San Remo this year. That’s because they weren’t wearing bib shorts and jerseys anymore – at least not as we know them.