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Christmas Gifts for Cyclists

That time of year is almost here again - the endless mince pies, a bit too much brandy on the cake, all the specials on TV. It could only be Christmas, which seems to rear its head earlier every year. We have a really handy guide for you so that you can get the perfect Christmas gifts for cyclists.

2017-12-08 08:30:34By Tom Bracegirdle

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Who Makes the Best Road Cycling Shoes?

Road cycling shoes are designed and engineered to be comfortable, lightweight, breathable and incredibly stiff, but who makes the best road cycling shoes?

2017-11-17 15:09:05By Tom Bracegirdle

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Choosing the Best Protective Gear for Your MTB Rides: A Short Guide

What springs to mind when protective gear for mountain biking is mentioned? Helmets are a common first thought, often followed by elbow and knee pads or protective gloves. But there's more to preparing for a safe bike outing than just strapping on a helmet and hoping for the best.

2017-11-06 17:29:09By Amanda Wilks

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Prepare Your Road Bike For Winter

We've put together a short list of things you can do to your road bike that will make riding this winter a lot more enjoyable.

2017-11-03 14:51:31By Tom Bracegirdle

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Best Power Meters for under £600

The number of entry-level power meters on the market has soared in recent years, with manufacturers offering a range of hub, crank and pedal-based systems. Check out our guide to six of the best power meters for under £600.

2017-10-24 17:04:34By Tom Bracegirdle

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Carbon Road Wheels - Pros and Cons

Upgrading your wheelset can transform the performance, handling characteristics and overall feel of your bike. The general consensus is that carbon road wheels do a far better job of this than aluminium wheels. But do the pros outweigh the cons?

2017-10-20 15:57:26By Tom Bracegirdle

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5 Best Winter Training Wheels

It's essential during the winter months to replace your race wheels with a set of sturdy, reliable training wheels. Below is our guide to the 5 best winter training wheels.

2017-10-16 15:32:53By Tom Bracegirdle

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5 Best Mountain Bike Accessories to have for Your Ride

2017-10-10 14:16:39By Heidi Anderson

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The 10 Best Road Bike Saddles for a Comfortable Ride

Find our list of 10 of the best road bike saddles for comfort & performance on the bike. Whether you're riding for hours or a short sprint, there's plenty.

2017-09-25 15:20:37By Elizabeth Demetriou

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6 of the Best Upgrades for under £200

Upgrades are components on your bike that you can change to make the biggest performance gains and the best way to make your bike better without buying a whole new bike! But what classes as an upgrade? Lighter, more aerodynamic stiffer components class as upgrades as they can help in making your bike faster and more competitive. So where do you start? And how do you get great upgrades for under £200?

2017-09-22 09:33:39By Heidi Anderson