The final deadline to apply for tickets is still four days away, so there is still time to apply for tickets. Remembering back to the Beijing Olympics, even watching an sport that I wasn’t really interested in was a great experience due to the unique atmosphere of the olympics, so I strongly recommend everybody to […]

Glorious sunshine welcomed this morning our little team – we were to shoot some great photos for the next catalogue issue. Photographer Geoff Waugh and Evans Cycles talent Mark, Keith and Nick were all determined to make the most of the day – I was just there to document what was happening. I have to […]

First in a series of posts. We’re on a journey this summer, to the race that most mountain bikers know very well indeed and, dare I say, dream of riding. I’m not going to bore you with a description, watch this instead: Or you can read about when George and the rest of the Evans […]

Evans Cycles are excited to announce the arrival of Cole Wheels to UK shores, with their comprehensive range of road, TT/Tri, MTB and CX handbuilt wheels available exclusively from our nationwide network of 43 stores and online/mailorder facilities from early June. The inventive, small-sized US wheel company was established as recently as 2004 and has […]

One of the highlights for me on our staff show in Redbridge was test riding 29er mountain bikes – being 6’4”, it’s always been a challenge for me to find the right bike. After a couple of laps, I was converted so I decided to take a bit deeper look into genre of 29ers. 29 […]

Great stopping power comes with great responsibilities, but adjusting disc brakes is no rocket science:

The clocks have gone forward last weekend and we all started to enjoy the warmer weather and the longer hours in the evenings. But it can be deceiving so gathered a couple of tips how to prepare for the often tricky spring weather. A couple of days ago, before I started my commute/training ride from […]

Santa Cruz is one of the few mountain bike brands whose bikes are predominantly full suspension. They have a couple of hardtails in the line-up, but their signature bikes are all full suspension ones: the Blur, the Heckler, the Driver or last, but not least the V10 Carbon Team Downhill bike, which is probably one […]

We asked our bike buyers to make their top picks from the current 15% off all Kona bikes deal, here they are: Kona Lanai DLX 11 £339.99 Kona Lisa HT 2011 Women’s Mountain Bike £509.99 Kona Caldera 2011 Mountain Bike £849.99 Kona Bike 2011 Hybrid Bike £294.99 Kona Dew Plus 2011 Hybrid Bike £424.99 Kona PHD […]

Last December, we invited our Ride it event regulars, loyal customers, blog readers, Facebook friends, Twitter followers and cycling enthusiasts in general to join us for a short off-road ride in the Surrey Hills. Unfortunately, adverse weather condition (3 inches of snow in plain English) forced us to cancel the event then, but we decided […]