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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.


Best of British: Bike brands to check out

Best of British: Bike brands to check out

The cycling industry is full of bike brands from global giants such as Trek, Giant and Specialized which we regularly see out on rides. If you’re wanting something a little different and want to support home grown businesses there are a number of very...
Should Tramadol be banned?

Should Tramadol be banned?

The powerful pain killer drug has been the centre of controversy recently in the world of professional cycling. Elite cyclists have been using it for years, especially before and during the gruelling grand tours to help them “feel numb” to complete these...
Glow-in-the-dark cycle paths – We need them in the UK!

Glow-in-the-dark cycle paths – We need them in the UK!

It is a known fact that the UK is behind a number of countries when it comes to cycle infrastructure and it now looks as though Poland has stepped ahead of the UK too… These images show an amazing glow in the dark cycle lane near Lidzbark Warminski in the north...

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.


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...
2017 Tour de France route revealed

2017 Tour de France route revealed

The 2017 Tour de France route has been revealed and it’s a mountainous one with all five of the country’s mountain ranges used for the first time in 25 years. The tour starts in the German city of Dusseldorf on the 1st July and takes in 2,183 miles before...
Sagan successfully defends the rainbow jersey

Sagan successfully defends the rainbow jersey

2015 Road World Champion Peter Sagan has successfully defended his title and won the 2016 World road race in Doha. The Slovakian rider beat Britain’s Mark Cavendish to the line to win back-to-back world road race championships; A feat only achieved by five other...
2016 womens world road race: How it happened

2016 womens world road race: How it happened

Denmarks Amalie Dideriksen wins the 2016 womens world road race in Doha ahead of Dutch rider Kirsten Wild who looked favourite for the win.  143 riders from over 40 countries took to the start line of the 134km course. Britain had eight riders in the race; Defending...

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...
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...