I’ve been using the CycleOps Powertap wheels for about 2 weeks now – it’s shot by and I’ve been busily downloading the data from every ride and busily analysing it at every opportunity. Very sad, I know. Arguably the most important number for training with power is your ‘Functional Threshold Power’ (FTP). This is roughly the absolute maximum […]

We’ve asked Matt Gilliver, our staff trainer and in-house bike geek what are those easy wins you should consider when you want to upgrade your bike, what gets the most bang for your buck.  Riding bikes is always fun, and talking with friends about bikes and massive debate. So when it was put to me […]

When the nice guys at CycleOps offered to lend me a set of powertap wheels, I was seriously excited. Ask anyone who sits anywhere near me at Evans HQ – I think I was dancing around our office for several days. Why do I want to train with power? I took up cycling in 2010 […]

The Norco Sight has won many accolades and fans over the last 12 months, taking the trails by storm and quickly becoming one of our most popular mountain bikes. We know this bike’s great but wanted to find out a little more about how the guys at Norco set about developing this awesome all round […]

Rider Times You can download rider times from the Leeds Ride It event using the links below – MTB Rider Times Road Sportive Rider Times Rider Photos The guys from SportSunday were out taking pictures in the freezing cold so warm them up buy making a purchase Sport Sunday Update Friday 22/2  The boys are […]

 It might still be a bit chilly now, but it’s almost time for a new summer season to begin. Whether you want to see your fitness improve and log some extra miles, if you’ve targeted a sportive or if you’re training for competition, a bit of preparation now could make all the difference. To help […]

While we are soldiering on in the cold and wet winter on our bikes, one of the things that keeps us going is the SEASON. The promise of warm and sunny rides, the hours and days you can spend in the saddle without battling frostbite. We’ve asked a few staff members what they were planning […]

Rider Times We’ve done lots of events all across the country over the last few years but this year’s Ride It Gatwick event is definitely one of the muddiest, coldest and wettest I can remember. The MTB ride on Saturday featured plenty of mud that made walking let alone riding difficult at times and unfortunately […]

Back in November last year Sir Chris Hoy announced that he would be developing his own range of HOY bikes with us. Since then he has been working closely with our product guys James Olsen and Joel Natale to develop the first 7 bikes which will be available in late May. Sir Chris has scrutinised […]

Evans Cycles recently teamed up with Team Raleigh and their sponsors High5 to give a couple of customers a bit of a break from the seemingly endless winter weather, and to help them Keep on Riding this year. We offered one winner the opportunity to fly out with a couple of friends and spend a […]