• Buying guides
    The 'My Tour' guide to LIGHTWEIGHT cycling kit
    27 Jun 2016
    Throughout the Tour's mountain stages (like Stage 12's ascent of Mount Ventoux), you will see the majority of the peloton switch their focus from ‘Aero' to ‘Lightweight' equipment. What does this mean? Lightweight kit is exactly that, lightweight! It prioritises reducing mass over all else; so that you, and your bike,...
  • How to guides
    How to pack the Scicon AeroComfort MTB 2.0 TSA Bike Bag
    24 Jun 2016
    Flying with your mountain bike shouldn't have to be difficult. It shouldn't leave you with aching shoulders; nor should it risk damaging your bike. The reality though, depends a lot on your choice of bike bag. For transporting a mountain bike, the Scicon AeroComfort MTB is a great choice. Easy packing for all mountain bikes The Scicon...
  • Buying guides
    The 'My Tour' guide to ENDURANCE cycle kit
    22 Jun 2016
    What can you change about your cycling wardrobe, bike and components choice, to maximise comfort on longer days in the saddle? We find out more in our 'My Tour' guide...
  • Buying guides
    The 'My Tour' guide to AERO cycling kit
    08 Jun 2016
    It is crazy to think that until fairly recently, aerodynamics were relatively lowly ranked in decision processes taken on cycle clothing, bikes and accessories. It's even more crazy to think that even Tour de France winners, would normally only think of aero kit on the few time trial days of the Tour. It's safe to say that this is no...
  • Buying guides
    dhb 2016 cycle shorts guide
    24 May 2016
    When you're deciding what to wear for a ride, what comes first? For the dhb team, making sure you are comfortable all starts with the legwear - for spring/summer, that means shorts! dhb has been producing top quality cycling shorts for over ten years; receiving great reviews from the press and thousands of customers along the way. For 2016,...
  • Staff reviews
    Hiplok Gold Superbright wearable bicycle lock review
    15 Mar 2016 / Tim Wiggins
    One thing matters more than most, with bicycle commuting: Safety. Safe riding, and a safe and secure place to leave your bike at your destination. The NEW Superbright series from UK-based Hiplok is all about fulfilling that need. Tim tests it out...
  • Staff reviews
    VeloToze Shoe Covers review
    14 Mar 2016 / Tim Wiggins
    With the sun coming out, but the roads still damp, a good set of lightweight overshoes will help to protect your feet from the elements. In this review, staff tester Tim Wiggins takes a look at the veloToze long shoe covers; a lightweight and innovative overshoe.
  • Staff reviews
    SRAM Level brake guide
    23 Feb 2016 / Steve Kitchin
    "If SRAM's new Level disc brakes were a footballer, they would be a pre-tattooed Lionel Messi." - Wiggler Steve Kitchin shares his guide on the new SRAM Level brake.
  • Staff reviews
    Wahoo KICKR SNAP Smart Trainer review
    18 Dec 2015 / Richard Pearman
    Wiggler Richard Pearman has been testing the Wahoo KICKR SNAP Smart Turbo Trainer. Have a read of his excellent staff review to learn more about this invaluable training tool.
  • Staff reviews
    Challenge strada open tubular tyres review
    26 Nov 2015 / Richard Pearman
    Challenge tyres are renowned for producing high quality and durable tyres in all formats. This staff review covers their Strada Open Tubular tyre, which I bought and am currently using as my Autumn/Winter tyre.

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