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Scene from the 2024 Race Around Rwanda.

Race Around Rwanda gallery: Roads full of life

Five rides that changed me: Peredur ap Gwynedd

Gallery: Fond memories from the Spring Classics Member Summit

Joy Rides: A  Ritchey Ultra for going ultra far

Three cyclists ride across a frozen glacier underneath towering snowy peaks. They're on older titanium hardtails, and as this was pre-bikepacking era, they're carrying all their gear in backpacking backpacks.

Before bikepacking, there was ‘hellbiking’

A lone rider rounds a switchback on a climb amid a lush landscape. Behind, a storm looms over the mountains and lake in the valley below.

Essay: Why we all live to ride

Five rides that changed me: Kathryn Bertine

Andy Hampsten leads race leader Franco Chioccioli on the Passo di Gavia at the 1988 Giro d'Italia. The dirt road has turned to mud in the rain and snow, a harbinger of what's to come. Hampsten looks chilly but contained, while an underdressed Chioccioli, who is about to be dropped, looks thoroughly miserable.

Where are they now: Andy Hampsten

I regret to confirm that I want another bike

Mike Cotty rides up a gravel road in the Swiss Alps. He's shown all alone as the road switchbacks down into the valley below, amid treeless slopes of tan-brown grass and shrubs.

Five rides that changed me: Mike Cotty

Racing after the void

dirt road riding

Anger Management: Coping mechanisms