Rider times  now available Saturday MTB Rider Times Sunday Sportive Rider Times __________________________ Last year we were blessed with pretty good weather all year, so turning up in Chieveley this morning to pouring rain was i bit of a shock way to kick off 2012!! As per usual, the long loop fell to me to […]

New Years Day is always big milestone in our lives and we have a tendency to come up with all sort of new year’s resolutions. Some people promise to quit smoking, others commit to read more books and most of us cyclists, well, we pledge that we will ride more, ride further, ride harder and […]

This weekend sees the National Indoor BMX Centre host the opening round of the 2012 National BMX Series; the top level of racing in the UK. At stake is glory on the day, as well as precious points towards the overall series title. Increasing the pressure in the initial rounds is the chance to qualify […]

With the all-new 2012 Suplest Supzero range set to arrive into the Evans warehouse at the end of Feb and having just got our hands on a sample set we thought it’d be a good idea to give you the lowdown on what’s new from the small, fresh Swiss shoe brand for 2012. We’ve also […]

This month’s customer review was written by Jonathan McNamara on the Specialized S-Works Prevail 2011 Helmet, and as usual, he is entitled to the £250 voucher. I have a real issue with helmets – I am not a fan of how I look in one and above and beyond everything else, I have what I can […]

New Year’s Day not only signals the first day of the year but the riders are also allowed to start using their 2012 team’s gear. There were quite a few exciting transfers with HTC-Highroad folding and Geox going bankrupt and we tried to gather all as many new jerseys as possible. Did we leave out […]

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 Kelvin Hamilton tells us about his first impressions of the Jamis Bossanova Touring bike: The bike has had nearly a year of hard use, through salt and slush and rain […]

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 […]