One of the most obivous signs that the summer is soon to be over is that it gets dark sooner and sooner and it means that you are less and less visible to other participants of the traffic. We all tend to underestimate the importance of being seen, assuming that drivers can see us, even […]

We are in the process of booking events for next year at the moment, but just a heads up  on those booked so far:- Jan 2011 15/16th Chieveley 29/30th Rochdale Feb 2011 12/13 TCR show – Esher – please note Sportive on the Saturday – mtb on Sunday 26/27th Watlington April 2/3rd Woking May 22nd […]

After hearing Kulveer Ranger, the Mayor of London’s transport advisor, declare on BBC Radio last week, there had been “no major accidents” so far, “just a few bumps and bruises” on London’s ‘Boris Bikes’, I was impressed. Not bad going, when you think that 20,000 people are now making journeys on this new, two-wheeled transport […]

For all of you at the Cannock event, there are some photos available to look at. These were taken by Balint who works for our Marketing dept and as such are not for sale. If there are any that you like and would like a copy of we will sort out a way of getting […]

You’ve probably heard about changes to the Cycle to Work scheme recently announced by HMRC (that’s the tax man) at the end of August. Mark Brown, our Cycle to Work scheme expert, gives us the lowdown on what’s happening and will answer any questions you have here on the blog. Simply post your question in […]

Well cyclocross season has started for 2010. It feels like its snuck up on me and all of a sudden I’m on the start line having kittens because training hasn’t been ideal but that’s life for you! When you work its hard to put the hours in for training that are required for racing and […]

This month’s customer review was written by Corin Brotherhood on the Gore Ride On Gear Cables, and as usual, he is entitled to the £250 voucher. Excellent product. The cables were recommended in a popular magazine and after having suffered over the years with endless overshifting and ghost shifting thought I’d give them a try. […]

The Tour de France is definitely a magical thing – the most anticipated cycling event every year, where even completing is a remarkable feat. Such an iconic event requires matching determination and skill when one wants to capture the very essence of the Tour. The team of Gripped Films set out to do just that […]

Here’s a review from Shaun, one of our Ride it and Rate it! panel.  For those that don’t know Ride it! and Rate it! it is a panel of our customers and staff that try out some of our products and then post reviews for others to make informed decisions on what products to use.  We send out FREE product to customers […]

You can download results from the Ride It! Cannock Chase event below – Off Road Rider Times – we had a few problems with the timing system on Saturday, there are currently some gaps in the results which I’m still trying to recover from the backup. Sportive Rider Times