Hi Thanks to everyone who showed up over the weekend for our toughest Ride It of the year. Despite the problems with the website gradings, the majority of riders had a great, if hard ride in the Peaks. Despite the Sportive ride being reduced to 68miles, no one took the offer to ride the long […]

Firstly a few apologies. There’s been a few discrepancies with the Peaks page of our website. Firstly there was a Long MTB route shown and secondly the grades where wrong, these have been rectified and hope fully everyone who was pre-entered has had a mail from me stating the changes. Simply put. The ride was […]

Hello. It’s the Peaks event this weekend so why not Demo a Memory Map GPS unit? We have 3 available each day to be taken out and used on the ride. Booking is through the Evans Website here:- http://www.evanscycles.com/ride-it/peak-district-3rd-4th-july-2010 Follow the instructions towards the bottom of the page. Itr’s going to be hilly! Dean

We are at BikeRadar Live this year, and we want you to come too! BikeRadar Live is the UK’s biggest bike festival, attracting some of the biggest names in the cycling world, and there is an absolute ton of stuff going on – sportive rides, dirt jumping demos, and the chance to hone your skills […]

Every now and then, we’ll cover races at various levels: local, national and international.  The first of these reports will cover last weekend’s UCI Mountain Bike World Cup race in Leogang, Austria. Schladming has been an important fixture in the MTB World Cup calendar but not this year. The organizers had to find a new […]

It started a few weeks ago with a mail. Jon, our Gore man, had booked himself to work in foreign lands and couldn’t take his place at Mountain Mayhem 2010, would I like to take it? Offering the place around to everyone I knew, and not finding any willing takers, I tentatively committed myself. My […]

but there was only a bad GPRS signal at the site so posting to the blog was impossible. I’ll post some pics and a report tomorrow. Dean

Well, what a busy week it has been for us! We have had some great responses and winners to our first ever Twitter competition, we all particularly liked Tuesday’s winning tweeter – who walked away with some nice Gore and Endura gear. Thanks to everyone who entered and we loved reading your responses, especially because […]

If you’ve ridden a bike you’ve fallen off one: it’s inevitable with only two wheels on your wagon. Most of the time you’ll get away with a scrape and a dented ego, but it’s worth being prepared for something a little worse. When bikers do take a tumble they end up with fairly predictable injuries. […]

Hello to you all and welcome to my blog. My Name is Bruce and I have been working for Evans Cycles for the past 3 years currently managing the Birmingham store. Over the coming year I will be updating this site with posts regarding the testing of products, training, epic rides and some reviews of […]