Magazine Training, Equipment, Competition - Articles and Video


Training, Equipment, Competition - Articles and Video

UCI Cycling World Championships in Scotland:

An Epoch-Making Confluence of Cycling Elite

The inaugural 2023 UCI Cycling World Championships, a confluence of 13 UCI World Championships, unfolded over 11 exciting days in Glasgow and various regions around Scotland. Bringing together the various cycling disciplines together in one place, essentially creating an “Olympics for cycling”, with the next scheduled in 2027, preceding the actual Olympic Games by a year. This historic event witnessed a gathering of elite cycling talent from across the globe, firmly cementing its significance in the annals of two-wheeled sports.

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Tour de la bière

The cheapest pint at every stage of the Tour de France

Our map shows you where to find the cheapest beer at each stage of the Tour de France. Unsurprisingly, the most expensive beer is in the state capital. At one stage location, you even go empty-handed. Find out where.

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owayo - AI in sporting apparel

Recent advances in AI technology have enabled a wave of real-world applications. AI systems can now understand complex data sets, learn from experience, and respond to user requests in real-time.

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Has coronavirus changed patterns of cycling usage within UK residents?

One of the hottest topics in the past couple of years has of course been the coronavirus pandemic. Nowadays, more so than ever, discussions are often held as to what effect this unfortunate “Corona period” might have had upon people’s lives. This particular study, initiated by an international sporting company, focused on determining whether coronavirus and all of the restrictions which accompanied it, have in some way interfered with UK residents’ use of cycling, be it for leisure, transportation or other purposes.

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An Owayo survey shows that US residents’ relationship with cycling seems to be mainly recreational

A recent survey conducted by an international sporting store, seems to indicate that cycling in US is more commonly used for recreational purposes than any other in the daily lives of the US residents. The purpose of this study was to determine their relationship or more so their interest in cycling overall. It was also aimed to shed light on the possible lack of use of more environmental friendly and health benefiting means of transport such as cycling.

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Basketball Terminology 101

Basketball Terminology Demystified

From the alley-oop to zone defense, a successful dunk to the failed brick - in this article, you'll learn what all these basketball terms mean. Whether it's passes, throws, fouls, tactics or rules: basketball is growing in popularity and here to stay. Find out where basketball terminology come from and become a better baller off the court too.

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Fitness Motivation: Finding the Drive

10 tips to get you motivated

Have the motivation but the couch is too comfy? Well, you're not alone. Find out which motivator you are and what stands in your way. In this article, we'll give you 10 tips you can use to get your drive up.

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Basketball Positions: Responsibilities, Skills and Drills

Everything you need to know about point guards, power forwards and much more.

What skills does a shooting guard need and what are their responsibilities on the court? We introduce you to the five standard basketball positions and reveal how you can train your skills to become a better player.

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Improving your Stickhandling

The best stickhandling drills and exercises on and off the ice

Good stickhandling is fundamental to success on the ice. Alongside the basics, such as how to correctly grip the stick, in this article we'll give you plenty of stickhandling drills to practice and master. No matter if you train on the ice or at home: You'll quickly become a stickhandling pro!

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Finding the Right Running Shoes

Find the right shoes in just a few steps

Are you a running beginner or have you already run 1000 miles in your shoes? Then it's time for a new pair of running shoes. But how do you find running shoes that suit you and your running training? In the following article, we'll explain what you need to consider when choosing the right running shoes, how to find the right size and how your body shape and phyisical condition influences your decision.

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