We invited serious triathlete Ron Evans to write a quick review of the new Garmin Forerunner 610. Having previously used the Garmin 202 and now converted to the new 610 Forerunner. Appearance is much better and fits the smaller wrists unlike the 202 which is a little on the large side. Strap is great giving […]

Now then blog readers, what a year it has been! Ups and downs certainly, but mainly ups… Evans Cycles reached the grand old age of 90 years, so we had a load of fun going back in time to uncover the rich history, and Bert even built a bike to celebrate! Early in the year, […]

We have opened three new stores this year and one of them was at the National Cycling Centre in Manchester, wedged between the Velodrome and the brand new BMX facility. As someone put it internally, it’s one the company’s best kept secret and we wanted to change that, as it is a unique store. The […]

Our Winter Gear Servicing offer is back by popular demand! Last year it proved to be a great success and we would like to offer a similar service to our customers who’s drivetrain need some Tender Loving Care – or TLC for short. What does the Winter Gear Servicing include? We clean and tune your […]

Our first drop of Morvélo clothing has just arrived and we are all excited by the range, so much so, a rota of who’s wearing what on each day is being written up for the Evans office HQ to avoid embarrassing doubling up… To some of you Morvélo clothing will already be a staple wardrobe item, […]

We are very excited to announce that from today we are now accepting Cyclescheme certificates. This new partnership will help give thousands of cyclists a much greater choice when using the cycle to work scheme. For those that don’t know Cyclescheme is a very popular cycle to work scheme that takes advantage of unique tax […]

In our ongoing mission to get more customers trying and rating product, this year we are providing a selection of bikes to be reviewed over time. Here David Harmes shares with us his impressions of this Fuji Team 2.0 road bike: The end of July marked six months with the Fuji, and I’ve ridden over […]

Essentials Distances:       77 km / 162 km Participants:    300 (Entry available on the day) Start:               Airville School, Skipton, BD23 1UQ Cost:                £30 (£5 of which going to Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research) Transport:        Parking on-site Skipton Station 1km Feedstops:      2 / 3 Timed:             Yes (Ankle tag system) Signs:              Clear Black Arrows on a pink background […]

With our full range of Louis Garneau Autumn/Winter 2011-12 clothing now having arrived we thought we’d let you in on our hot picks. Here’s a more detailed look at our favourite long sleeve jerseys and jackets from the range… Ventila Jersey – £39.99 Tortosa LS Jersey – £59.99 Enerblock Cycling Jacket – £99.99 Massimo Jacket […]

Guest blogger Liam FitzPatrick (49) rode PBP for the second time this year. He normally rides with the Willesden Cycling club and mostly takes parts in Audaxes. Paris- Brest-Paris is an epic ride – not just for the 5,000 or so cyclists who do the 1,200 Km, but also for the hundreds of thousands of […]