This day started just like any other day – very early. But today, I didn’t jump on the train to Gatwick Airport to spend a regular day at the Evans Cycles towers. Instead, I steered my bike towards Southwark where I was to meet the cycling cops to spend a day with them. Inspector Graham […]

Fashions come and go, but most of us at one time or another will have received a bike-shaped gift under the Christmas tree. So, if everyone needs to start somewhere, where did these well-known riders first start the cranks spinning? Barrie Clarke is a multiple British mountain bike and cyclo-cross champion. However, every accomplished cyclist […]

Mark Cavendish, unarguably one of the best road cyclist these days, has been nominated for the BBC Sports Personality Of The Year award and we think it’s a great opportunity to promote cycling and raise the awareness of the sport. When you see your cycling heroes on the telly, while they fight for all those […]

XX is the flagship MTB groupset from SRAM featuring 2 x 10 technology. Matt Spurgin is our parts buyers and has been riding with this groupset for a few months now: Once all the components had arrived and been passed around the office in excitement the standout component that seemed to amaze everyone was the […]

RIDE’S BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER! It’s been a great year and what better way to celebrate it than ride with all the people who helped to make it happen – YOU! We would like to invite all our Ride it event regulars, loyal customers, blog readers, Facebook friends, Twitter followers and cycling enthusiasts […]

Most of us ride to work on a daily basis, so even though the commuting category might not be considered sexy, we all have our secret objects of desire. Ortlieb Back Roller Pannier Pair There’s an endless debate between pannierati and the backpack afficionados, about which method of portaging is more efficient and we, at […]

The second list will help you to find a suitable gift for your roadie friend/spouse/sibling/significant other. There are low-budget ideas but if you really want indulge him/her, we’ve got a couple of ideas for higher budgets as well! Tacx Sirus Soft Gel T1435 Turbo Trainer While real cyclists should not be intimated by adverse weather […]

Sitting within a couple dozen feet away from one of the biggest bike warehouse in the country, most of us have already bought for ourselves what we really-really wanted. But we all have things that we secretly would like to see once we have torn apart the fancy packaging on Christmas day. I asked around […]

Last week, while we were battling the elements to get to work, Charge Bikes dropped off their latest beauty at our doorstep. To make the deal even sweeter, the Charge Sink is exclusive to Evans Cycles, so you’re not going to be able to buy this bike elsewhere! We asked the man behind Charge, Nick […]

I’ve been commuting with this Exposure Flash / Flare light set for a few dark winter months now and would sum up this compact little light set in one word: bright. The Flash front light, especially when used in flashing mode, is more than enough to alert drivers and pedestrians to your oncoming presence – as […]