***We’ve all heard “rain couldn’t dampen the spirits…” a million times. Journalists have sought far and wide, looking for alternatives to this much overused introduction. In this case, we believe the statement is so true, so worthy- so much sums up the HOYTour so far, that we’re simply going to use it anyway. Here we […]

On the 9th August, one Evans Cycles Race Team member will be riding the Leadville 100 Mountain Bike Race in Colorado. He’s looking forward to it, and stepping up the training now his nerves are settled. Here’s an introduction to Staff Trainer Nick Coley’s challenge: First : meet Nick (it always helps to put a face […]

Last month, in-house bike designer James Olsen returned from 8 1/2 days of bikepacking across Israel. The 1360km Holyland Challenge took him from Golan Heights to Eliat on the Red Sea, taking in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem as well as the Sea of Galilee, the Dead Sea and the southern deserts.  Here’s his story…  After a race […]

Towards the end of last year, we set out with a very special mission: to find out what women want (from their bike shop). Cycling has a history of being a male dominated sport, but we know that more and more women are getting on their bikes, so we wanted to make sure that we’re […]

Last month we took it off-road with 8 lucky customers who all won the chance to test out the new range of Norco Mountain bikes, accompanied by expert MTB coaches in the Afan forest. The lucky riders were the victors of our #ILoveMyNorco competition, having sent in pictures of rides on their own trusty Norco […]

We believe cycling is the best way to get around, and we are doing everything we can to support fellow commuters. Last week, we held a series of three in-store seminars in our stores, geared towards helping beginner cyclists feel more comfortable commuting on the roads. What was involved? The seminars were led by trained cycle […]

Yesterday, we took a trip to the ExCeL center in London, to visit the London Bike Show. This is an annual trade show, and we were excited to see what we’d discover this year.. One of the first things we saw was Guy Martin’s speed machine, the one he managed to achieve 112mph on… Of […]

Today at Evans Cycles we had the chance to soak up the excitement of 32 school children who had won the unique opportunity to go for a spin with Sir Chris Hoy in Richmond Park. We asked schools in Richmond to share with us, in the most creative way possible, stories of their first bikes – […]

Have you got what it takes to conquer the King of the Pennines?  If you’re looking for a lung busting, leg testing ride that combines stunning scenery with classic climbs and exhilarating descents, you’ll find everything you want when you enter the King of the Pennines with Evans Cycles. The 99 mile route squeezes in […]

Between the 1st-3rd August Evans Cycles will be at the Pudential RideLondon promoting and selling our most popular brands and running a competition to win a brand new Norco Valence 2. Come and say hello to us at stand 122. The Prudential RideLondon is a world-class annual three-day cycling festival taking place at the Excel […]