Guest blogger and Eurosport commentator David Harmon’s preview of the 99th Tour de France Richard Allchin is a bit of a rough diamond. A rock & roll manager turned mentor to cyclists he rediscovered his schoolboy passion for the bicycle when he realised that the hedonistic life of rock was killing him slowly but surely. […]

The Tour de France is about to start and those of us who has to follow the race behind our desks at work, David Harmon and Sean Kelly of Eurosport will be the guide for the race for the next three weeks. We asked David a couple of questions about commenting – be sure to […]

Last Saturday saw folding bikes and penny-farthing cyclists race around the streets of Smithfield Market as the IG London Nocturne came to town for its 6th year running. The Schwalbe Longest Skid competition got the crowd going prior to the main event where strong fields took to the start for the men’s and women’s elite […]

Last years’ Dolomite and Gabbro models were widely regarded as the ideal bikes for an introduction to the world of drop bar road bikes, offering great value for money with reliable/dependable specs. With some clever additions to the range there’s greater choice and even better value to be had. On the riding front we’ve tweaked […]

Director Jorgen Leth named his 1976 film covering Paris – Roubaix, A Sunday in Hell. I’m hoping my experience of the same race won’t be comparable. Given the recent downturn in the weather I have a nasty feeling it could be brutal! Having agreed back in January to take part as a way of celebrating […]

May was a varied month with a lot of rain and a lot of sunshine. Here is a quick recap what has happened in May: Tracy Moseley came to our West End store to talk about her career A very exciting Giro d’Italia took place in the better part of the month, having the first-ever […]

This was my third year of taking part in the Evans Cycles RideIt! King of the Downs, their showcase event. Despite my plan to only ride the first loop, this was the best edition yet. A combination of the testing course and the sudden up-turn in the weather ensured a huge attendance at Evans Cycles […]

As the cycling season gets under way we are hearing of more riders then ever stepping up to challenges all over the country and even venturing abroad to partake in cycling adventures with many supporting good causes in the process. We know that preparing for a challenge ride is an exciting time and as the […]

As the country gears up to shout three cheers to the Queen on her diamond jubilee, at Evans Cycles we’re also celebrating our own British heritage. We are always happy to hear our bikes are weathering the years, and we were ecstatic to hear from Rod Leschasin, who bought a custom made British FW Evans […]

Photos Are now available here  KotDs pics You will need to enter the four didgit number on the front of your bike ( not your timing rider number). So if you were number 34 you need to enter 0034, 345 would be 0345 etc. There’s nearly 7200 pics so lets hope they managed to get you!! […]

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