La Stoffa dei Campioni

Atmosfera magica tra ricordi ed emozioni di un ciclismo che ha fatto la storia. Ieri ed oggi raccontati sapientemente dagli stessi protagonisti che nel loro cuore portano indelebili quelle esperienze: questo è stato “Biciclette Ritrovate” – “La Stoffa dei Campioni, 70 anni di Manifattura Valcismon”, presso Biciclette Rossignoli a Milano lo scorso 4/5/6 Aprile. Non …

Val Casies due volte Sportful

La Val Casies entra nel novero delle Granfondo sponsorizzate da Sportful per il secondo anno consecutivo e abbina a questo anche la prova di Coppa Italia Sportful, quindi doppiamente Sportful in questa meravigliosa due giorni di fondo. Val Casies con 2043 partenti nelle due giornate di gara. Seconda giornata di gare con la prova in …

The Glove Guide

Gloves, one of the most important winter essentials! Keeping your hands warm is vital not just for comfort but to make sure you have full control of the bike. With 7 different gloves to choose from in the Sportful collection it’s easy to get a little confused so we’ve put together a guide to help you …

BodyFit Pro – Winter training kit of the pro

Winter, or the ‘off season’ for pro riders doesn’t mean hanging up their bikes and loading up on calories (at least not for the serious pro!). It’s a time to re-focus, recover from a hard season of racing and training for next year’s goals. Most riders will spend a few weeks at a training camp …

WINTER GEAR GUIDE

When the temperatures drop, the days get shorter and the weather a little less pleasant it’s often hard to find motivation to keep riding your bike. In the past one of the big barrier to getting out in winter was comfort, either you got cold and wet or you overheated wearing bulky clothing that wouldn’t …

Sportful and the World Championships

The world championships – in any sport it’s an event that defines careers and confirms greatness. In many sports there is little that changes from one championship to the next other than the level of competition, in swimming or athletics there might be a slightly faster track or pool, maybe it’s a little warmer or …

Fiandre: perfect for autumn conditions

There’s a chill in the air, the days are getting shorter and the leaves are dropping, Autumn is here. Time to put some of the ultralight kit back in the wardrobe and get the layers out. The in between seasons can be difficult to dress for, early morning starts at sub 10°C temperatures with dew …

Il Lombardia

Il Lombardia. The race of the falling leaves. Now over 100 years old it’s the classic that’s been run consecutively since 1905 with only two year cancelled due to WW2. The climbers’ classic, weaving round the hilly south coast of lake Como with its steep climbs and technical descents. Its been won by GC Champions, …

FORZA AZZURRI

Dal Passo Manghen a Rio Chi avrebbe mai pensato che Sportful Dolomiti Race avrebbe potuto essere la testa di ponte per un’Olimpiade? Forse ripensandoci solo un attimo, è del tutto naturale. Otto campioni olimpici che partecipano e che si danno battaglia sulle salite più belle e più dure delle Dolomiti. 10 medaglie d’oro ed un …

Same as it ever was…

There’s no denying – riding a road bike, “off-road” is fun! A bike equipped with skinny tires, minimal frame clearance, with handling characteristics to match. A machine that was designed for high-speed tarmac velocity… Despite these inadequacies or rather because of them, the satisfaction of clearing, the un-clearable, riding the unrideable only adds to the …