Clip to the Camp: RoadBIKE Camp 2019

The Clip to the Camp. The video of the RoadBIKE Trainingscamp 2019 at Mallorca. Created with a wink. I think…

Unexpected time-out

The season went well. The cycled kilometers were on the way to a record high. A brief moment was enough…

This is how the RoadBIKE training camp 2019 in Mallorca has been

The RoadBIKE training camp in Mallorca took place from the 6th to the 13th of April 2019. It was organized…

Why Cuba annoyed me

No magic left in Cuba. Cuba’s magic is almost gone. Transportation and food are overpriced. But: you feel safe at…

Weight concept of Qatar Airways

I bought my ticket for the flight to Cape Town from Qatar Airways. At Qatar Airways, the bike can be…

That’s how much it costs to transport a bicycle with Lufthansa

The flight booking for the spring training camp in Mallorca was due. It was the first time I had to…

How easy it is to prepare the road bike for a flight

I use the Thule RoundTrip Pro flight case for my trips by plane. It has always gone well so far….

It is so easy to plan a road bike tour with Komoot

Komoot is currently the best tool for route planning: the handling is simple and clear. And: Komoot knows the types…

New: “I am cycling” Shop

Since this week the “I am cycling” shop is online. Currently there are 8 different designs available in the shop….

With the road bike in Bormio: Finally to Stilfser Joch!

From September 24th to 28th I made a short trip to Bormio and Stilfser Joch. I wanted to do the…

New in the blog: Road Bike Event Calendar

New in the blog: The Road Bike Event Calendar. It contains a selection of the most important events: professional races,…

L’Etape du Tour 2018

On 23rd of October I registered for the “L’Etape du Tour” 2018, which starts on the 8th of July in…

L’Etape du Tour 2019 leads from Albertville to Val Thorens

The cycle race open to anyone L’Etape du Tour 2019 will start in Albertville. This what announced on October 25th…

Why I was deeply impressed by a near-accident in Málaga

I was deeply impressed by the behavior of a young Spanish guy in a near-accident with the road bike in…

Why Málaga is a great starting point for road bike tours

Málaga is a great starting point for road bike tours. In the mountains of Málaga elevation gain can easy be…

powermeter24.de: Why I can’t recommend the shop

No recommendation for powermeter24.de. I was continuously asked to wait a bit longer whereas the delivery time became excessive. A…

What is it like to cycle when you are over 50 years old?

“Road bike cycling with over 50 years” is the focus of the blog “iamcycling.de”. But what distinguishes the older from…

Road bike cycling on Zwift with the Tacx NEO Smart trainer

This winter I cycle on virtual roads with the Tacx NEO Smart Trainer on Zwift. In Dresden the winters are…

Why I buy my bikes online

An article at Spiegel Online gave me the idea to post my experiences why I buy my bikes online. So…

More than words can tell: It’s beautiful to cycle on Elbe Cycle Path

It is always wonderful to cycle from Saxon Switzerland into the sunset. Mostly at the end of a tour back…

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