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    The complete guide to electronic shifting
    11 Apr 2022 / Jack Wilkinson
    Electronic shifting is now commonplace among high-end groupsets, but what is it? Using electronically actuated motors instead of traditional mechanical cabling, this gear shifting tech promises smoother performance, weight gains, and bragging rights among your fellow riders.
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    Cycling computer, GPS, Bike computer
    03 Feb 2022 / Damien Whinnery
    What is a cycling computer, and what can it do for you? Wiggle's comprehensive guide to this two-wheel loving tech is here to help you find out.
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    mountain bike tyre buying guide
    02 Feb 2022
    Our mountain bike tyre guide will take you through the various MTB tyre options so you can corner with confidence...
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    The complete groupsets buying guide
    01 Feb 2022 / Damien Whinnery
    What are groupsets? What is a groupset hierarchy? Which is beter, SRAM, Shimano, or Campagnolo? Should I invest in expensive new components? What do I get for my money? All these questions answered and much more in our complete guide to the groupset.
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    Overshoes buying guide
    22 Nov 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Keep your feet warm and dry on winter bike rides or even give yourself a pro-aero advantage on your next time trial. Whatever kind of cyclist you are, there's an overshoe for you. Why do I need overshoes? Overshoes come in all sorts of varieties for different weather conditions or other purposes. In the summer, you can use overshoes to gain an...
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    Winter tyres buying guide
    10 Nov 2021 / 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.
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    How to choose the best cycling bib tights
    04 Nov 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Keeping up your riding in the off-season months of autumn and winter can be a challenge, but it is a lot easier if you're warm and comfortable. Keep your legs protected in any weather by choosing the right cycling tights.
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    Gravel adventure bike buying guide
    12 Oct 2021 / Damien Whinnery
    Capable of off-road rough-and-tumble or tarmac terrorising, the gravel bike is quickly becoming one of cycling’s most popular sub-categories.
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    Waterproof cycling jackets
    07 Oct 2021 / 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 favourite 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...
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    Assos SKINFOIL Spring Fall Long Sleeve Baselayer
    21 Sep 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Base layers are the base of any layering system. They are designed to sit next to the skin and wick moisture away from your body. They do this by absorbing moisture (sweat) from the surface of your skin then allowing it to evaporate away. By wicking sweat away from the body, a base layer keeps you dry, comfortable and chill free. Thermal base layers can also help to keep you warm by trapping an insulating layer of warm air around the skin.