23 October 2006: At Cycle 2006 – Eddy Merckx and a hunt for gadgets

Jack Thurston and Jo Upton in search of the best bicycle gadget at Cycle 2006, the UK’s biggest cycling exhibition and trade fair. Glow in the dark pedals, GPS tools, bike storage, heart rate monitors and lights galore.

We are also granted an exclusive audience with the legendary champion of all cycling champions, Eddy Merckx. Eddy shares his views on cycling in Britain, Floyd Landis’s doping disgrace and the latest developments at his boutique framebuilding company.

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2 Responses to 23 October 2006: At Cycle 2006 – Eddy Merckx and a hunt for gadgets

  1. Anonymous December 8, 2006 at 6:28 pm #

    Just in case anyone alse swings by here looking for a little more info on the “Cycloc” gadget featured in the 23/10/06 show, it’s featured at this site:
    http://www.treehugger.com/files/2006/03/cycloc_bicycle.php

    …and here:
    http://www.cycloc.com

    cheers,
    -Eric
    Boston, USA

  2. Jack December 8, 2006 at 6:57 pm #

    Thanks Eric-

    The other gadgets featured on the show can be found here:

    Cyclair Bicycle Pump
    http://www.cyclaire.com/

    Bicycle Pedals with integral lights
    http://www.pedalite.com/

    Memory Maps / GPS
    http://www.memory-map.co.uk

    Suunto Heart Rate Monitors
    http://www.suunto.com

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