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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.


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...
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.


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 in Scotland falls despite governments aim

Cycling in Scotland falls despite governments aim

Cycling rates in Scotland have dropped by 0.2% despite the governments aim in quadrupling the cycling rate by 2020. The proportion of journeys by bike has dropped from 1.4% from last year to 1.2% this year Scottish Government figures show. Commuting to work by bike...

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.


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...
Kask Mojito Reviewed

Kask Mojito Reviewed

Kask is a big name in the world of cycling but if your fairly new to road cycling then you may not of heard of them as they primarily only stick to the road discipline. Just because they only focus on road helmets doesnt mean that they aren’t good as they are...
Lezyne Hecto Drive 300XL Front Light Y9 Reviewed

Lezyne Hecto Drive 300XL Front Light Y9 Reviewed

Initial Thoughts The Lezyne Hecto Drive 300XL is what we would class an affordable light and proves that you don’t need to spend a fortune to get a quality piece of kit. Price wise your local independent bike shop may retail the light for around the £30 mark,...