News and articles from Prendas Ciclismo

Flandria Cycling Team

About The Flandria Cycling Team

June 18, 2019 5 min read

Pedr Charlesworth delves into the story behind the Flandria cycling team that boasted team leaders like Rik Van Looy, Roger De Vlaeminck, Walter Godefroot and Freddy Maertens during their 17 years in the pro peloton.
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Brooklyn Chewing Gum cycling team

Brooklyn Chewing Gum cycling team

June 08, 2019 4 min read

Join travel writer and round-the-world cyclist Pedr Charlesworth as he looks into the story behind the Brooklyn Gum team's success in the Monuments - spearheaded by Roger De Vlaeminck, otherwise known as Mr Paris-Roubaix.
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St Raphaël cycling team - Jacques Anquetil

St Raphaël cycling team - Jacques Anquetil

May 20, 2019 5 min read

Join travel writer and round-the-world cyclist Pedr Charlesworth as he explores the wacky world that was the legendary French rider, Jacques Anquetil, and his St Raphaël cycling team.
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San Pellegrino Cycling Team - Brilliant Orange

San Pellegrino Cycling Team - Brilliant Orange

May 10, 2019 6 min read

Join respected author & journalist Herbie Sykes who explains the intriguing background story behind our best-selling retro jersey of 2017 and 2018 - the San Pellegrino.
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The Fåglum brothers - Gösta Pettersson (in the maglia rosa) on the start line of the 1972 edition of the Giro D'Italia.

Ferretti Cycling Team - Fratelli D'Italia

May 02, 2019 6 min read

Join respected author & journalist Herbie Sykes who looks back to when the Ferretti cycling team joined the professional peloton and brought along the Swedish Pettersson brothers along for a truly meteoric journey.
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Enjoying Winter routes in the Spring

Enjoying Winter routes in the Spring

May 01, 2019 5 min read

Join Andy on a warm sunny day in Spring as he rides the Bournemouth Jubilee's 50m Reliability Trial route in great weather rather than what is usually encountered during early November.
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How to wrap Cinelli cork handlebar tape

How to wrap Cinelli cork handlebar tape

April 23, 2019 2 min read

Wrapping your brand new handlebar tape requires practice and patience, however it's a skill that most people can accomplish well and saves you a bit of money rather than relying on your LBS to do it.
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Peugeot cycling team

Peugeot cycling team

March 20, 2019 5 min read

Join travel writer and round-the-world cyclist Pedr Charlesworth as he explores the story behind the iconic Peugeot cycling team containing Tom Simpson, Roger Pingeon, Eddy Merckx and Robert Millar et al commandeered as the most successful cycling team ever.
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GS Solo Superia cycling team

GS Solo Superia cycling team

March 20, 2019 4 min read

Follow travel writer and round-the-world cyclist Pedr Charlesworth into a volatile world where The Cannibal meets The Emperor in Solo-Superia red. Whether you supported team Rik Van Looy or team Eddy Merckx, you were definitely supporting Solo-Superia assert their dominance in the Monuments.
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Molteni cycling team

Molteni cycling team

March 06, 2019 4 min read

Join travel writer & current round-the-world cyclist Pedr Charlesworth as he delves into the ruthless panache that made the iconic Molteni cycling team so successful with leaders Gianni Motta, Herman Van Springel, Marino Basso and Eddy Merckx.

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The Milk Race - The squid and the whale

The Milk Race - The squid and the whale

February 26, 2019 6 min read

Join respected author & journalist Herbie Sykes who looks back on the Milk Race from an Eastern European and Soviet Union riders point of view in this insightful piece.
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Phil O'Connor's favourite Milk Race Photos

Phil O'Connor's favourite Milk Race Photos

February 25, 2019 3 min read

Join esteemed photographer Phil O'Connor who takes us through his Milk Race archives, looking at some well-known and also previously unseen photographs from the country's longest-running stage race.
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