Wheelsuckers is the social network for road cyclists with over 4,000 members. Think of it as a cake-stop without the cake. And it's free to join.

Whether you’re a newbie or experienced rider, if you share a passion for two wheels and the open road then share your photos, videos and thoughts here.

Click here to sign-up today!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wheelsucker n (pronunciation: /wi:/’s^ké/)

In cycling parlance, a Wheelsucker is someone who rides in the slipstream of the cyclist in front, thereby obtaining the maximum benefit of drafting, whilst expending the minimum of energy.

In the hands of an expert, wheelsucking can result in 25 stage wins in the Tour de France and the acquisition of the Tour de France maillot vert, the rainbow jersey of the World Champion, a glamour model partner and the title of BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2011.

 

 
 
 

Subscribe to our eNews

Join 4,000+ riders who receive our round-up of cycling news, reviews & tips AND get 5% off designer cycling T-Shirts from n+one

Latest Activity

john hines is now a member of Wheelsuckers
4 hours ago
Dave Rowe commented on Mike the Bike's status
5 hours ago
Mike the Bike posted a status
"Brilliant morning for an early start; warmish, little wind and dry roads. So out came the Equilibrium for its first ride of the year. Magic."
9 hours ago
Dave Rowe commented on Dave Rowe's status
yesterday
Dave Rowe commented on Dave Rowe's status
yesterday
Mike the Bike commented on Dave Rowe's status
yesterday
A blog post by Wheelsuckers was featured
yesterday
Dave Rowe posted a status
"40 miles on the Wiggle. Not a hill was walked! Who was it who said 'Death before Derailleur...'"
Sunday
Mike the Bike posted a status
"After just getting acclimatised to riding without lights I shall surely need them tomorrow for my 6am start. Do we need this annual charade?"
Sunday
Mike the Bike commented on Mike the Bike's status
Sunday
Dave Rowe commented on Mike the Bike's status
Saturday
Mike the Bike posted a status
"I thought it was time to give the public a treat so this morning out came the legs. That's right, no more longs, just fresh air on skin. Brr"
Saturday

Wheelsuckers on Twitter

© 2017   Wheelsuckers   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service