Jack Pullar won the Bec CC Hill Climb for the third year in a row at the historic event on Sunday. Evans Cycles donated vouchers towards the prize fund of the The White Hill Lane climb which is always a crowd pleaser. With Garmin-Sharp’s David Millar rounding off his 18 year career on the GH/31 […]

Yesterday Evans Cycles’ Content & Social Media expert Michelle was invited to spend the day with some cycling royalty at the Cyclosport Industry Ride and Lunch. It’s not every day we get to see so many representatives of the lively cycling community in one place, so we thought you’d like to hear some of the […]

Every  month, we reward one person who reviewed their new product online with a £250 voucher. The winner for August was Marc, who told us what he thought of the Knog Blinder Road Rear 4 LED. Literary genius, we’re sure you’ll agree…  “Very bright light perfect for commuting Knog Blinder Road Rear 4 LED Knog your […]

If you thought you’d seen it all when Danny MacAskill released his latest video, The Ridge, you were wrong. Trials riding just got even more playful. Last week XTreme published this epic StopMotion film, using genuine playmobil characters, and we can’t even begin to count the hours it must have taken to produce this marvelous […]

Sportive cross is the new addition to our RIDE IT series that offers the opportunity to switch between fast flowing road miles and the muddy joys of trails and singletrack. A world of freedom is being opened up by the rise of cyclocross and adventure road bikes, but not everyone who enjoys the variety fancies […]

  Over seventy years after Billie Fleming completed her near 30,000 mile ride to raise awareness for the health benefits of cycling a tribute ride is being organised to continue her goal. Evans Cycles stores will act as start and finish points for as many stages as possible, and organiser Anne Hunt is now looking […]

Your bike takes a hammering over autumn, especially if  you use it to get to and from work. Gritted roads, washed up gravel and general grime can build up over time and cause corrosion if you let it – but you don’t have to. There are a number of steps you can take to keep […]

A new addition to our calendar for 2014 sees us head to Malton on the edge of the Howardian Hills, and a short drive from York City Centre, for our RIDE IT North Yorkshire Sportive. The routes offer some great varied cycling and stunning views from the rolling countryside of the Howardian Hills, a designated […]

Revolution is back this month bringing with it the buzz of hard and fast racing on the boards and a much anticipated high profile battle between Vos and Trott. The track series which has been filling velodromes since 2003 kicks off in London, on Friday 24 October, and HOY bikes are once again sponsoring the Future […]

The groupset on your mountain bike will make a huge difference to the quality of the ride, but if you’re buying a built bike, also the cost. The groupset comprises of bottom bracket, cranks, hubs, cassette, shifters, chains and derailleurs, and Shimano is one of the most commonly used brands, with SRAM being the other […]