One of the benefits of working for Evans is the chance to represent the company in the sport you love. Nine staff members have been chosen to be supplied with bikes for the prestigious Evans Cycles Race Team and are supported by a further 80 who ride and race in Evans’ distinctive kit designed by […]

N +1 – and the problem of bike storage   by Fiona Outdoors I loves bikes. And I enjoy living by the N +1 rule, where N is the Number of bikes I own and +1 is the extra bike I always aspire to own. According to Velominati Rule 12, this equation may also be […]

It was on a random Thursday in the office, in early June, that my colleague asked me whether I wanted to take the spare place we had been given and join him to ride l’Etape du Tour in the French Alps a mere five weeks later. Being no novice on a road bike, my answer […]

Road cycling can be a hard pastime, keeping fit is a challenge, as can be the weather, the terrain, and road conditions. Professional racing has built legends of tough uncompromising riding performances from Jen’s Voights famous “shut up legs” mantra to greats like Eddy Merckx’s famously brutal attacking riding style.   by Scott Purchas Not […]

If it’s tough you’re after then look no further than the gruelling Transpyr, the seven-day, cross-Pyrenees mountain bike race in which reaching the finish is a badge of honour in itself.   by Cath Harris   This year, Evans’ Mark Lee did exactly that and more, completing the 780km ride which annually claims a drop […]

Evans Cycles is holding their One for the Girls evenings again, this time focusing on bike maintenance. If the idea of twinkling with the gears or adjusting the brakes on your pride and joy strikes fear into your heart than you need to get yourself to one of these evenings. Not only will you learn […]

Can’t keep an eye on social media all the time but want to be kept updated on the latest new product and service additions to our stores, warehouse and website every week? No problem! Once a week we highlight the best of ‘What’s New’ in our round-up. Our most exciting additions from last week include the Oltre XR1 Veloce 2015 road bike from […]

RIDE INTRO RIDE IT is returning to the Cotswolds offering a choice of MTB and road sportive rides over the weekend. It’s out 7th year visiting the area and always a popular event. The MTB ride makes the most of the undulating terrain and we’re not shying away from its natural gradients. Long sections amongst the valleys provide […]

  Having recently launched our Right Bike Guarantee, we are confident we recognise the unique needs the individual cyclist may have. While bike fits and tech specs play a huge part, we also understand that beneath all the functional, calculated and practical ,there often also lies something more irrational, emotional and even positively impractical. No matter what type of rider you are, with […]

British cycling heritage is something to celebrate, with many of our home-grown brands not just helping to mould life here at home but also often having an influence across the world. We’ve picked four of the most historic British bike makers — with one tradition-infused modern upstart — and even chosen a model from each […]