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Whether you’re looking for information or just looking for some cycle related reading our articles offer a range of subjects from the world of road cycling and MTB.


Best full suspension bikes for £1000 or under

Best full suspension bikes for £1000 or under

When looking at full suspension mountain bikes it’d be easy to see the prices of them and be put off or priced out, however, there are some sub £1000 full suspension bikes which are great for the price and batting well above their price range. Check them out...
50 years after his death, who is Tom Simpson?

50 years after his death, who is Tom Simpson?

Today marks the 50th anniversary of British cyclist Tom Simpsons death during the 1967 Tour de France. Simpson collapsed and died whilst climbing Mont Ventoux on stage 13 of the tour aged 29. The post mortem revealed he had a mixture of amphetamines and alcohol in his...
Can anyone stop Froome in this years TdF?

Can anyone stop Froome in this years TdF?

The short and realistic answer… No. Chris Froome is well on his way to winning a fourth Tour de France title in this years Tour entering stage 11 today with an 18 second lead over his nearest rival Fabio Aru of Team Astana. The Team Sky rider has now worn the...

Cycling News

We aim to give you the best cycling news from the UK, allowing you to keep up-to-date with local stories. We will also cover news from the professional riders.


National Trusts Fountains Abbey opens for a bike ride

National Trusts Fountains Abbey opens for a bike ride

Friday night saw a special occasion as cyclists and families were invited for a bike ride around the water garden and ruins of Fountains Abbey, North Yorkshire. The 2.5 mile signposted route around the grounds attracted a large amount of families enjoying a traffic...
Sir Wiggins ends stellar career

Sir Wiggins ends stellar career

Sir Bradley Wiggins announced his retirement from cycling on Wednesday bringing an end to a fantastic career which has seen him rise to be an icon of the sport. His stellar career began in 1998 as a track cyclist winning a silver medal in the team pursuit at the...
Tour de Yorkshire host towns revealed

Tour de Yorkshire host towns revealed

The 2017 Tour de Yorkshire host towns have been revealed with the full route details to be announced in December. The three day race will either start or finish in Harrogate, Bridlington, Sheffield, Bradford, Tadcaster and Scarborough. This will keep up...

Cycling Reviews

Check out our latest reviews on a range of cycling products from kit, nutrition and cycling holidays. We are average everyday riders giving a true reflection in our reviews.


CREE XM-L U2 LED bicycle light

CREE XM-L U2 LED bicycle light

Winter is here and the nights are drawing in meaning we’re starting to need lights for our rides. With so many on the market ranging in price from £15 – £150 it can be hard to know what to buy. If you’re on a budget the ever popular...
Ibiza Sport- bike hire, guided rides and accommodation

Ibiza Sport- bike hire, guided rides and accommodation

  If you’re heading to Ibiza on holiday and fancy some cycling out there I recommend using Ibiza Sport, located in San Antonio. I recently spent time with them over two days riding both road and mtb using their bikes and guides. The staff were very friendly...
TrueStart Performance Coffee

TrueStart Performance Coffee

“The Worlds only coffee with controlled natural caffeine” TrueStart Performance Coffee has been developed for athletes by athletes to enable us to track and customise the amount of natural caffeine we intake to help with training and concentration. This is...
Nutritious and Delicious NRG Bites

Nutritious and Delicious NRG Bites

Getting the right nutrition and energy for cycling is vital in performing at your best. Whether you’re racing, wanting to get a KOM on Strava or just wanting to improve your avg speeds and distance we all try and cram in energy gels and bars prior to and during...
Crivit Cycling Gloves Reviewed

Crivit Cycling Gloves Reviewed

Crivit is a brand used primaraly by Lidl. Offering budget ranges of sportswear, usually ideal for your first bit of kit or if your happy to buy cheap and replace after a season or two. We’ve heard really good things about some of the Crivit cycing kit so we...