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The Colnago UAE Abu Dhabi WorldTour Team: Late last year we announced the partnership of Colnago joining forces with Chinese conglomerate TJ Sports for the first Chinese-backed WorldTour team. Whilst this is probably imminent in the future – for 2017 it was just not meant to be. TJ Sports withdrew from their agreement,...

Colnago Continues Partnership with Gazprom Rusvelo: The new team bikes and colours were revealed late December at the unveiling of the 2017 Gazprom Rusvelo team presentation. Colnago will continue to bring the best Italian bikes to the Russian team in the form of the K-Zero and new Colnago Concept aero bike. The new...

Shimano Supercrit Highlights: The Shimano Supercrit was held over the weekend, and what day of racing it was! Bikebug was represented by a talented squadron of: Brenton Jones, Sam Witmitz, Alistair Donohue, Stuart Smith, Todd Satchell & Mark O’Brien. It was a great day out for Bikebug. With a world-class field of many...

Exclusive Look at Astana Argon 18 Team Bikes: The Astana Pro Team’s 2017 training camp was held last week. As part of the camp, the team gathered in Calpe, Spain, for velodrome testing. The velodrome testing was done to identify aerodynamic gains and to find the optimal positions for each rider. The results were very...

Argon 18 Introduces 2017 Astana Pro Team Bikes: Argon 18 introduced the line-up of team bikes for the 2017 Astana Pro Team yesterday, officially opening up the partnership with the long-standing UCI WorldTour team. The 2017 Astana Pro Team Argon 18 bikes are a step away from the traditional white/black/red colourways...

Episode 2 The Discussion brought to you by Bikebug SBS Cycling Central’s The Discussion continued again last week, live from WA at the Ferguson Falls Winery and Cafe with special guest Marianne Vos. Matt Keenan’s introduction of Vos aptly summed up last week’s guest: “Not just one of of the greats of cycling but of world...

Bikebug Supercrit Elite Mens Team Bikebug are excited to announce a star-studded Melbourne line up for the St Kilda Shimano Supercrit on Sunday, 18th December. Headlining the team will be a rider who’s used to wearing red – Drapac’s Brenton Jones. With a couple of UCI Pro-Conti stage wins this year and a recent signing...

The Discussion with Matthew Keenan brought to you by Bikebug Leading up to Christmas, Bikebug are excited to partner with SBS’ Cycling Central to bring you The Discussion, hosted by Matthew Keenan, brought to you by Bikebug. Each episode is a conversation with some of the biggest stars of cycling. Cycling...

Bathurst 1000 2016 – Scott McLaughlin’s Point of View: Bikebug Ambassador & V8 Supercar driver, Scott McLaughlin, made headlines over the weekend at the Bathurst 1000 car race. A remarkable incident on lap 150 put himself and 3x Bathurst winner Garth Tander out of the race, and saw Jamie Whincup, Red Bull driver, cop a...

Colnago Sponsors First WorldTour Chinese Backed Team: Overnight Colnago announced that in 2017 they will be the bike sponsor of the the first Chinese-backed team, TJ Sport. This will mark almost 50 years of Colnago sponsoring professional bike teams, with Colnago sponsoring at least one professional bike team each...