Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road is an online cycling magazine. It is intended for writers and riders who want to share their on the road cycling stories and pictures. Submissions that follow our guideline are gratefully appreciated. See the appropriate page in the site menu. Will publish the best of the best each month. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter @PicosCycling.


Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road January 2014 Vol. 2 No. 1

Our second issue and the first featuring Jack Hawkins as one of our writers. A few articles on clothes and equipment for cold weather cycling as well as some stories.

Pico's Cycling -Tales of the Road February 2014 Vol. 2 No. 2

Our second issue features our first encounter with Iohan Gueorguiev. The interview by Jack Hawkins became the most read article of the entire year.

Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road March 2014 Vol. 2 No. 3

Canadian winters and Fatbikes go hand in hand. Jack takes a look at those in this issue while I tell a few more stories. Finally we talk about Spring because we're sick of winter already.

Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road April 2014 Vol. 2 No. 4

This issue's cover picture shows my daughter riding her first tour at five years old. She covered more than 200 kilometres in a two week period. Riding with young children isn't easy but is possible. More great stories and articles besides in this instalment.

Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road May 2014 Vol. 2 No. 5

More kids on the cover. This issue continues discussing family touring. Jack and I both write articles touching on getting the most for your money when choosing equipment.

Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road June 2014 Vol. 2 No. 6

Nancy Sathre-Vogel provided us with our cover photo and story for this issue. We ended up with a bit of a theme this month discussing hospitality often encountered on the road by people everywhere.

Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road July 2014 Vol. 2 No. 7

Cover here captures a taste of the loneliness of solo touring. Lead article discusses dehydration which can be an unexpected danger while cycling. That is the theme of the whole issue.

Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road August 2014 Vol. 2 No. 8

Cover photo shows my bike locked up at work on my daily commute. No real theme this month. Just a collection of stories and articles. Jack does provide our first cycling book review. Something that we'll revisit from time to time.

Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road September 2014 Vol. 2 No. 9

Cover shows a rider in city commuting mode. No real theme to this issue either. Jack however gets interviewed on The Pursuit Zone. His article provides links to that podcast.

Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road October 2014 Vol. 2 No. 10

This bicycle trail/recreation trail bridge is along my commute at that time. Very attractive. The wood could get unbelievably slick though. Another book review from Jack and other articles.

Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road November 2014 Vol. 2 No. 11

In this issue we focus some on fall cycling. We also have Bernard Genge tell us about his dream of creating a cyclist retreat in Spain. Great to have him share his dream with our dream.

Pico's Cycling - Tales of the Road December 2014 Vol. 2 No. 12

Our first anniversary issue. Hard to believe we made it this far. We pat ourselves on the back and go right on bringing stories and articles to our readers.