Everyone loves a good rider smackdown, and RevolutionUK round one provided the perfect stage for a Trott vs Vos battle. The Revolution track series has been a fixture on the track calendar since 2003, attracting boisterous crowds to watch elites and youth riders across five rounds. The velodrome is a world of its own – […]

  We hate bike theft –  but unfortunately it happens, and new statistics show bike theft is most common in Oxford and Cambridge. Research by John Moss, the developer of Check That Bike has shown the highly respected university towns to be key spots for thieves. The Telegraph reported that Oxford’s OX1 topped the list […]

For the second consecutive year HOY bikes are sponsoring the Revolution Series’ Future Stars. The Future Stars series pits leading 15 and 16 year old riders against each other giving them a taste of things to come as they compete in packed velodromes alongside elite professionals. Past Future Stars have gone on to achieve amazing […]

The tyres you choose to fit on your bike make a dramatic difference to rolling resistance, handling, and to the amount of time you spend beside the road fixing punctures. Because your tyre is the contact point with the ground, the ideal rubber for you changes with the seasons, and is hugely dependent upon your […]

If you’re goal is to become a faster, stronger, more efficient cyclist, swinging your leg over the turbo trainer is a great way to get results. Riding outside is great fun, and of course it’s closer to the conditions you’ll be racing in (or beating your club mates in). However, on the turbo trainer you […]

The 2015 Tour de France route has been unveiled and it looks sure to provide exciting of battles between climbers and some “ooohhh” moments on yet another treacherous cobble ridden stage. The tour has the ingredients of a brutal race that’s set to capture the audience, with: > 8 mountain stages         […]

  Mistakes happen – and sometimes they happen in transit, in our warehouse, or when a reviewing journalist takes a bike out for a test ride. We’re honest people at Evans Cycles, so if a bike picks up a couple of scratches, or the wheels are damaged in transit, we spruce it up as best […]

After debuting aboard the wheels of Tour de France riders from Teams RadioShack Leopard Trek, AG2R and FDJ the tyre Schwalbe claim is their fastest yet is now available on our site. German manufacturers Schwalbe have called their new tyre, the ‘One’, their fastest and most reliable ever tyre, offering low rolling resistance as well as […]

We’ve been out in the glourious Staffordshire countryside in the sunshine, not sure it’s going to last until the weekend though……. Please read the below as there are important pointers to help you have a great day. PLEASE BRING YOUR HELMET TO REGISTRATION. You will not be able to register without it and you’ll have […]

Every cyclist has their heroes, and at Evans Cycles head office each meeting room is blessed with the name of a cyclist who fills us with respect. 6 Gold Medals is one hell of an achievement, but we’re fairly confident the knowledge that Evans Cycles colleagues are having regular chin wags in ‘Hoy’ makes Sir […]

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