For the past 2 years I’ve been riding a small Demo 7 mark II frame, tricked out to ride downhill.  But half way through last summer I decided it was time for an upgrade, partly due to the frame being a bit too small for me and but mainly because it had been a bit […]

Another pleasant day in the saddle Usually I get to sit in a hotel room on Fridays whilst the boys put out the course. Today,  however, Keith’s knee has been playing up so I got to go out and mark some course, thus reducing the amount of riding he had to do – how nice of […]

You may have heard recently that the government was planning to sell off our Forests.  The recent decision by Caroline Spelman to halt the consultation process means this is less likely. But here is still a lot happening behind the scenes – the Government is appointing a 12-strong Panel to decide on the future of […]

The RideIt! Cycle Show is just a week away! On Saturday 19th March a huge range of the cycling industry’s leading brands will have a bumper range of 2011 bikes, clothing and accessories available to try out on the Redbridge Cycling Centre’s fantastic all weather purpose built road circuits and off-road trails. We’ll be posting details about […]

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: I cycle to work whenever possible, and have always used a mountain bike for […]

I’ve broken the internet! I can’t get access to my e-mail as the password I’ve been using for the last year and a half has apparently never existed! Also can’t get into our new Trailzilla account to post the gpx routes as I’m already logged in on another computer, which is odd as I’ve only […]

In January we teamed up with to run a competition to find the Evans Super Sportiver to take part in a variety of Sportive events throughout the year and write blog reviews of the events.  The prize was the loan of a Jamis Xenith Pro 2011 Road Bike worth £2,299, plus kit, petrol and event entry […]

Have you ever been to Scarborough? It’s a nice town in North Yorkshire with a stunning beach and to mention a cycling-related fact,  last year half of the visitors and teams of the Dalby Forest World Cup race spent a couple of nights there. But there is more! You might not have been aware of […]

Evans Cycles is proud to unveil a completely new and refreshed Pinnacle range, bringing new models, new looks and a new direction to its in-house bike brand. The range is both varied and extensive, encompassing 700c in its various commuter / road / recreational / cyclo-cross formats, female-specific models, and also dedicated MTB models. The […]

This spring Evans Cycles will be introducing Maloja to our line-up, a fresh German brand that pronounces itself ‘ma-loy-yah’ named after a mountain village in Switzerland. The new range will be an exciting addition to our men’s and women’s road, and mountain bike categories with some bold colours and funky designs. All of their garments […]