In the realm of endurance sports there persists a desire to challenge the limits of human capacity.
The Tour Divide stands as one such challenge. A legendary race spanning 2,700 miles (4,400 km) along the Continental Divide from Banff, Canada to Antelope Wells, New Mexico athletes embarked on a self-supported journey filled with treacherous terrain, sleepless nights, and extreme weather conditions.
Tuscany, Italy became the backdrop for a remarkable event as the United We Are Tour took place, bringing together women from 10 countries. Hosted with passion and purpose, the cycling extravaganza showcased the beauty of Tuscany's landscapes and the power of unity.
The EVERYbody Ride event kicked off with a conversational group bike ride through the heart of Manhattan. Enthusiastic cyclists of all levels pedaled side by side, forging new friendships and embracing the thrill of exploring the city on two wheels. The energy was infectious as the peloton weaved through iconic landmarks, spreading the message of inclusivity to onlookers.
In life and on the road, the journey is made more memorable by the company you keep. From empowered adventures on Tuscany’s pristine gravel to intimate conversations in New York City, Hammerhead is proud to partner with events and individuals that support athletic and human wellbeing.
As the days become longer and the temperatures begin to rise, nature awakens from the cold winter. Eager to set afoot, The Ride Beyond Crew kicked off their Spring tour with a voyage to some of Europe's biggest gravel races. In quintessential Ride Beyond Crew fashion, the riders bikepacked to the events, testing their mental and physical fortitude.
Through carefully selected partnerships, a dedication to carbon offsets and neutrality, and community-based clean up events, Instafund has pushed professional cycling teams and supporters alike to think deeply about their environmental impacts.
The evolution of sport requires commitment, action, and inventiveness. Since 2016, CANYON//SRAM has inhabited these spaces with a singular dedication to being the change. New and renewed access to races, wages, prize money, and coverage reflect tangible progress in women’s cycling, yet there remain chapters left unwritten. Ronny Lauke and the CANYON//SRAM team continue to shape the future of that story, inspiring others along the way.