• How to guides
    how to get your partner cycling
    08 Jan 2019 / Sarah Pain
    Sharing your love of cycling with your partner can be an amazing experience. Fact. However if you are at the start of that journey, and your beloved doesn't yet ride, then there are a few potential pitfalls to consider…
  • Buying guides
    Overshoes buying guide
    11 Dec 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Why do I need overshoes? Overshoes come in all sorts of varieties for all sorts of conditions and purposes. In the summer, you can use overshoes to gain an aerodynamic advantage in a time trial. In spring or autumn, they can protect your feet from spray on wet roads. Then in the winter, a nice thermal pair will keep your feet warm and protected...
  • Buying guides
    You can’t choose the weather, you CAN choose the right kit to wear
    06 Dec 2018
    Getting caught in the rain We’ve all been there; out for a weekend ride or morning commute and it starts to rain. You feel your kit stick to your body, making you feel heavy, cold and uncomfortable. You’re covered in a mixture of rain, mud and sweat, and you feel a little worse for wear. There are times when you need (or want!) to be...
  • Buying guides
    2019’s best bike helmets for road, aero, MTB, and more
    02 Dec 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    The proverbial ‘lid’ is now an accepted part of the cycling uniform. This protective cycling accessory has been radically redeveloped over recent decades, using next-generation materials, frontier-pushing aerodynamics, and top tier technologies.
  • Buying guides
    Cyclocross bike buying guide
    01 Dec 2018
    Cyclocross is a discipline that combines both off-road and on-road cycling. Typical cyclocross terrain can include grass, woodland trails, pavement, mud and even sand! The good news is, you can do cyclocross all year round - you just need the right bike.
  • How to guides
    bicycle tyre pressure guide
    01 Dec 2018
    The pressure that you choose for your bicycle tyres, whether it is a road bike, mountain bike, or hybrid, plays a huge part in comfort and safety. In this guide, we look at how to get the best tyre pressure for your riding style and conditions.
  • Buying guides
    How to find your perfect cycling waterproof
    27 Nov 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    You love cycling, whether it's a weekend club run, a Sunday pootle or riding to work. Nothing beats enjoying the great outdoors on two wheels. Don't let the rain put a damper on your favorite pastime. There’s a huge range of waterproof jackets available to keep you in the saddle all year round. Here's our guide to help you find...
  • Buying guides
    Winter tyres buying guide
    26 Nov 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    If you’re determined to keep riding throughout the winter, you’re going to need some extra help to deal with the change in conditions.
  • Buying guides
    Cycling and hiking winter jackets, winter coats, Gore-Tex, Primaloft, Polartec
    06 Nov 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    If you’re a cyclist, runner, hiker, fast-packer, or triathlete searching for rain jackets or all-weather layers, you may be feeling a little wet behind the ears given the current deluge of baffling jargon accompanying modern products.
  • How to guides
    Sportive training
    02 Nov 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    Sportives are a hugely exciting and fulfilling event in which every road cyclist should take part. Wiggle has assembled ten key tips for a successful sportive performance.

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