RIDER TIMES Hi all, Well done to everyone who rode over the weekend, it was great to see so many people out. Hopefully it blew away a few cob webs and has set you up nicely for some warmer riding! Your times are available using the links below Saturday Sportive Rider Times Sunday Sportive Rider […]

Most of you will remember the Cycling Scotland advertisement that generated so much debate when the Advertising Standards Authority banned it.  They were opposed to the advert because the cyclist shown was not wearing a helmet, and was cycling “too far away from the curb”. The ASA said: ”We concluded the ad was socially irresponsible and likely […]

Last week we held a live Facebook question and answer session with Stefan Christ, the Head of Development at BMC. BMC are passionate about pushing the boundaries of design and technology, and they work closely with riders on the BMC Racing Team, BMC MTB Team and Raelert Brothers in Triathlon to constantly evolve and test […]

We believe cycling is the best way to get around, and we are doing everything we can to support fellow commuters. Last week, we held a series of three in-store seminars in our stores, geared towards helping beginner cyclists feel more comfortable commuting on the roads. What was involved? The seminars were led by trained cycle […]

The Specialized Allez series has always offered a mix of do-it-all versatility, quality and value for money – but this year designers at Specialized have made some exciting changes to the range. The Allez range of road bikes has been a favourite at Evans Cycles for over 20 years. Stiff, light and race-inspired, these bikes […]

Our friends at Louis Garneau recently shared this great video of Team Europcar training in their versatile aero kit. The video shows the guys out training hard in the heat, wearing the Louis Gareneau Course Helmet, which promises aerodynamics without sacrificing comfort. The helmet is the only aero road helmet that is well ventilated enough […]

Here at Evans Cycles, we like to test the kit that we sell – so I was really pleased when Garmin sent me a Virb Elite to play with. We’ve previously published videos of us riding with Contour, Veho Muvi and Go Pro cameras – so it seemed only fair that we gave the Virb […]

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Summer might seem a long way away at the moment, but time goes quickly, and sportive season isn’t as distant as you may think. This year, we’ll be providing mechanical support at the Sport Relief Sportives in London, Glasgow and Manchester on Sunday 23rd March. The events will all take place on 23rd March, with […]

Shimano produced this amazing advert (fairly) recently: We think it hits the nail on the head. Generally, new technology appears first in the pro peloton, and then trickles down to the dedicated domestic racers and those with a heavy wallet, before becoming common place. Disc braked road bikes are a rare exception to the rule. […]