Reviews

  1. KASK Helmet Trade In - Save up to £40 In-store

    When was the last time you changed your helmet? A quality bike helmet is one of the most vital bits of kit you can buy. It could quite literally save your life, so it's worth making sure it's in top condition. Whilst there can be conflicting advice online regarding the frequency in which you should replace your helmet, it is...
  2. Review - Whyte 2017 T-130 S

    There are so many trail bikes out there in the market place, that it’s almost mind-blowing to know which one to buy. Steep geometry, slack geometry, long and low, short and sharp...how on earth does the average rider know what suits? It’s a minefield where the price can be extremely high. Thankfully for the UK based riders though, there’s a great new set of wheels to choose, designed by our very own UK based frame builders at Whyte.

    These guys ride our trails and know what’s required, and it all comes in the well thought out shape of the Whyte T-130S full suspension machine. It almost purrs as you approach the hills.

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  3. Trek Domane ALR 5 - First Thoughts

    It was time for a new winter bike this September, mostly to motivate me through the next few months. As ever I was quite the sceptic about trying discs on road. However, the surprise was a nice one.

    It’s a comfortable ride over the longer distances thanks mostly to the isospeed decoupler and also clearance for 32mm tyres. Being able to fit a set of full SKS mudguards is a must, there simply isn’t a substitute when you are sat in the middle of a winter group ride. A trusty aluminium frame doesn’t mean it’s the lightest bike in the world, but definitely made me a little less precious over the first few rides.

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  4. The Magnificent Seven Yorkshire Reliability Rides 2016

    Team Chevin Cycles

    Reliability Rides – what to expect…

    The reliability ride is traditionally a test of a cyclist’s reliability and that of their bike coming out of the winter period. The emphasis is on fitness, self-reliance and navigational skills, although they are also used by competitive cyclists for training ahead of the racing season.
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  5. Endura Stealth II - Review

    endurastealth

    A waterproof, soft shell jacket, that delivers the best of both worlds, breathability and water resistance. Continue reading

  6. Mucoff Uber Wax - #freshgoodsfriday

    uberfreshgoods

    On opening the box you cant help but be impressed, presentation is what you'd expect from a Breitling watch. The wax itself Continue reading

  7. Continental Grand Prix 4 Seasons Tyre

    Despite its price tag this is a winter must have!  Continue reading

  8. SKS Raceblade Mudguards Review

    If you ever downgrade a race bike for winter use with no mudguard eyelets or clearance, Continue reading

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