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Cycling Articles

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.


The Cycle Show 2016

The Cycle Show 2016

Friday sees Birmingham host the biggest cycle show yet at the NEC arena with over 300 exhibitors showcasing some of the world’s best bikes and brands. The cycle show will also boast some great names in attendance with Olympic track champions Ed Clancy and Jo Rowsell...
Our top 5 GPS cycling apps

Our top 5 GPS cycling apps

5. Cyclemeter- Free. In-app purchases. Cyclemeter is currently only available on iPhones and apple watches. It is described as “the most advanced application for cyclists ever designed for a mobile device”. It offers all the recordings you’d expect,...
Relive.cc bringing your rides to life

Relive.cc bringing your rides to life

Most of us like to record our rides and look back on them. There’s a whole host of websites, apps and gadgets we can use to record our rides and look back on to see the route, hills, speeds etc. If you use Strava as I do there’s a new website that brings...
Cycling With Dogs

Cycling With Dogs

Before even thinking about getting a dog I always planned to be able to cycle with it. I knew that we wouldn’t be getting a big dog so I didn’t need to worry about it pulling me all over the place and we where unlikely to be getting a greyhound so 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.


Charity awarded £450,000 to get Scotland cycling

Charity awarded £450,000 to get Scotland cycling

The Big Bike Revival programme by Cycling UK has launched in Scotland for the first time with an aim of getting thousands of people to make everyday journeys by bike. Partnered by fifty community groups and bike recycling centres, the project is aiming to get...
HSBC set to be new sponsors of British Cycling

HSBC set to be new sponsors of British Cycling

Banking giants HSBC are set to be named as the new sponsors of British Cycling in an official announcement this weekend. The multi-million pound deal comes after Great Britain dominated the track cycling in the Rio Olympics with six Gold medals, four Silver medals and...
Hackers publish Wiggins and Froomes medical files

Hackers publish Wiggins and Froomes medical files

Russian hackers who gained access into the World Anti-Doping Agencys (WADA) database have published a number of medical files relating to athletes from the Rio Olympic Games including British cyclists Sir Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome. The files include details of...
Texting motorist that killed cyclist jailed for nine years

Texting motorist that killed cyclist jailed for nine years

A motorist who hit and killed a cyclist whilst reading a text on his mobile phone has been jailed for nine years. He also had eight previous convictions for using his phone behind the wheel. Christopher Gard was driving on the A31 near Bentley when his Transit van...

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.


Sub Sports Elite jersey and Dual shorts

Sub Sports Elite jersey and Dual shorts

This week I have been testing out the Sub Sports Elite cycling jersey and Dual shorts. I’ve worn the kit on two rides and have been impressed! Sub Sports is a British brand of performance clothing specialising in baselayers and compression kit. The brand was...
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...