This video shows you how to pack your bike for air travel in a way that protects all the parts and components. The motto: you can never have too much padding!

The opening stage of the Tour De France is only a matter of days away. This is one of the highest points of the cycling calendar, and usually an event for novice riders to watch in awe. Not all, it would seem, are content only to watch. We caught up with Redhill Cycling Club member, […]

So you decided to part with a sizeable amount of your hard earned cash money to buy your dream trail bike. There is a plethora of choice and we all know that the abundance of choice can be crippling. Therefore we would like to show you two worthy candidates. While we all have our personal […]

In case you missed it, the Dirt Norco team were all over Fort William, and to celebrate, they are now offering an exclusive 40% OFF subscriptions for our customers! For £32.50 you get: 13 issues delivered Dirt 100 (the BEST annual wrap up of MTB gear you will find anywhere!) PLUS 2 FREE Dirt T […]

Guest post by staff trainer Nick Coley So after purchasing my first 29er bike (Stumpjumper comp carbon HT) I went on the hunt for some tyres with a bit more UK friendly grip than the standard SP Renagades. I managed to get hold of a pair of Onza Canis 29er tyres, just in time for […]

A brand new Evans Cycles store is set to swing open its doors in Cardiff next month. This will be our first step into Wales, and we’re excited to be entering a city with a growing interest in cycling and some amazing rides on its doorstep. The new store will open in Dumfries Place (just […]

Rider Times Well done to everyone who came along to complete one our Peak District rides. The event is one of the toughest in our Ride It! event series and this year the going wasn’t made easier by the weather conditions. Saturday’s mountain bike ride managed to avoid any serious rain but there was plenty […]

We gave you a brief rundown of the technology behind BMC’s new Granfondo GF01 here, but after seeing and riding the bike in the flesh we thought it’d be a good idea to give you a bit of a personal update as opposed to regurgitated press release. We were lucky enough to be invited out to Viareggio, […]

Last Saturday saw folding bikes and penny-farthing cyclists race around the streets of Smithfield Market as the IG London Nocturne came to town for its 6th year running. The Schwalbe Longest Skid competition got the crowd going prior to the main event where strong fields took to the start for the men’s and women’s elite […]

The Cobalt models are a bit more leisure-orientated/mixed terrain focused than the Neon and Lithium models that have  the urban commuter and tarmac firmly within their sights. With 63mm travel suspension forks up front and efficient full-size 700c wheels shod with high-volume 45c tyres, the Cobalt models prioritize comfort over speed and are designed for […]