This Sunday marks the start of another string of tube-strikes. While the strike on Sunday will not affect most people’s commute, it can cause disruptions on the later dates (27 and 29 June and 1 July) – and that’s an excellent opportunity to try out riding to work! It is a fun way to get […]

At 55 miles the London to Brighton’s hardly a sportive, but you still need to be prepared. Simon Handby talks us through what to expect. I’ve a feeling, as the bike crashes down off the log, the suspension compresses and I hear the chain smacking off the chainstay, that chucking myself around this particular bit of singletrack […]

I’ve received a request from the guys who build the man-made trails at Cannock Chase for a bit of help. Every year we organise one of our Ride It events in Cannock and over this time we have seen the expansion of the man-made trails. Last year we even used parts of the trails on […]

In less than a week, the City Race Series criterium race series will commence – Manchester Chill Factor store manager Marc Theunissen gives you a quick preview of the races After a year and a half of planning, we’re finally here. The City Race Series has been in the pipeline for way too long – […]

The Cooker is Charge Bikes first foray in to the 29” wheeled field of our sport. There are understandably dubious minds out there, questioning whether a relatively small brand employing two full time staff from Somerset can compete with the boutique brands that focus solely on 29ers or super powers that have the ability to […]

You can download rider times from this weekend’s Ride It! Hatfield event using the links below – Saturday Off Road Some tough conditions for the road riders, I don’t think it stopped raining all day. Well done to everyone who took part and chapeau to the riders who stuck it out for around the 9 […]

Essentials Distances: 195 km / 120 km / 45 km Participants: 4150 (Entries sold out in days, released end Dec) Start: Pencoed Technology Park (units 2-6), Felindre Meadows, Pencoed, CF35 5HY Cost: £32 / £32 / £22 Transport: Parking nearby Bridgend Station 10km Many accommodation options locally Feedstops: 3 / 2 / 0 Timed: Yes […]

It is not often here at Evans Cycles we throw the spotlight on our colleagues, but recently we were joined by a new face at the helm, Nick Wilkinson, who is the new CEO of the company. So we thought it might be a good idea to ask Nick a few questions and see where […]

Hello. Spent the day putting out the long loop of this weekends Sportive ride. It’s very fast and not too hilly ( totally the opposite of last weekends Peaks ride!!) and great cycling weather. Lets hope it holds up for the weekend……… Post Code. The post code on our website is wrong, the correct one […]

London to Brighton is back on the 19th June and as popular as ever! The 54 mile route is a perfect day out in the saddle whether this is the Ride of your life or a leisurely spin. With 28,000 riders set to take part in this year’s ride the atmosphere is sure to electric. […]

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