We are excited to confirm that by the end of this week there will be a brand new Evans Cycles store open in Maidstone. Opening celebration in Maidstone on Saturday The youngest addition to our fleet of shops across the UK will open on Saturday 26 April, and we’re celebrating with opening offers, competitions and the […]

Sports action cameras give us the opportunity to bring our rides back to life once they’re over. Uploading rides to analytics sites like Garmin Connect or Strava is one thing, but an all singing, all dancing video capture from a Go Pro or similar device is a lot more like relieving the moment. No longer […]

Dressing for spring weather cycling isn’t always straightforward. Where in winter the “warm and waterproof” approach is likely to be a hit, and in summer “light and breathable” goes down a treat – spring can be a fickle season. Changeable weather, which can be warm and sunny one day, and not far above zero (but […]

RIDE INTRO A new ride location for 2014 which sees us heading to Knutsford for our Cheshire Ride It! Sportive. The event offers a relativley flat course across the Cheshire Plains but for those that fancy a climbing challenge we’ve included an optional detour that will take riders up the cobbled climb of Swiss Hill […]

Many of us remember our first bike fondly. While it might be a stretch to say that one well selected bike will turn fledging peddlers into lifelong cyclists, getting it right first time can certainly make the difference between a positive early experience, and a negative one. How have children’s bikes changed? Firstly – adults’ […]

With summer on the way, warmer mornings and sunny evenings, cycling to work is a great way to cut down on ‘dead time’ spent on public transport or behind the wheel of a car. The government Cycle to Work scheme means that provided your employer is signed up to a scheme, you can probably pay […]

Have you ever wondered what it is that makes Team Sky so strong? It’s not just the  hours of daily training, naturally athletic physiology, expertly planned race tactics and input from excellent sports scientists… It’s the little things, as they’ve explained in a series of videos. Team Sky riders, chefs and mechanics have worked together […]

The newest GPS computer from market leaders Garmin is now available to order. The Garmin Edge 1000 is the youngest but most advanced computer in the Edge line up. Following the 500 and 800, this Edge has taken the range into a new bracket, and the new GPS pairs with Garmin Connect to give you […]

The cycling season of 2014 is hotting up, and lots of riders are getting onto their bikes – either for the first time, for the first time in a long time, or in order to rack up more miles, and faster. Starting our riding, or increasing the distances, can lead to a steep learning curve, […]

Dear Rider We are sorry to inform you we have been forced to cancel this weekend’s mountain bike Ride it! event which was scheduled to be held in Milton Keynes on Saturday the 12th of April, and replace this with a second sportive road ride. All pre-registered mountain bike riders will receive a full refund […]