Cycle Buying Guides

Find the answers to your cycle questions and more in our buying guides and staff product reviews below.

Staff review: Adidas Tycane Pro Outdoor Sunglasses

Wearing good quality eye protection has huge benefits when you ride or cycle - one of the first things you'll notice is that getting debris in your eyes when you least expect it will be a thing of the past. We got a pair of Adidas Tycane Pro Outdoor Sunglasses to test and asked Wiggler Ben Gray to try some out.

Spring cycle clothing: Kit yourself out for a Spring Classic

Whether you’re starting your first season of cycling, or you’re a life-long rider, spring is a season that can present challenges in terms of clothing and kit. In this guide, Tim Wiggins, one of our staff writers and riders, takes a look at what he wore on a recent trip to the Flemish cobbles in

MuleBar performance and nutrition guide

MuleBar would not have started without a passion to make the best energy products from the best natural ingredients. All of us at MuleBar love eating real food and we believe all our products shine with that passion. Give your body the edge. We believe the closer an ingredient is to it’s natural state the easier your

Staff review: Evoc Women’s FR Enduro Team Protector Rucksack

Evoc mountain bike packs are tough, durable and packed with technical features. Their Women’s specific FR Enduro Team Protector Rucksack also has an integrated back protector. Wiggle tester Sarah Pain hit the trail to test out this women’s specific pack to see how it fared during a long ride.

Staff review: Bracciano A42 G3 PowerTap Wheels

The Pro Lite Bracciano A42 PowerTap wheelset enables you to measure your performance and power and take your training to the next level. We handed a set of the Bracciano wheels to our experienced staff tester Richard Pearman to see if they could help him compare and contrast his training rides.

Staff Review: Elite Real Turbo Muin Fluid Direct Drive Trainer

Welcome to the future… Outside it’s cold and dark; but who cares? – you can climb Alpe d’Huez from the comfort of your living room! Direct drive virtual reality training is the way forward.  Tim Wiggins has been testing out the top of the range option from Italian brand Elite…

Etixx nutrition: Winter cycle training advice from the pro’s

Etixx nutrition sponsors some of the finest pro teams in the sporting world – not least Etixx – Quick-Step Pro Cycling Team, home to Mark Cavendish and Tony Martin, amongst others. These are athletes that dedicate every day of the year to becoming the best sportspeople possible. The winter is no time to slack off! Whether