‘Some of us shave our legs’ is the line in our recent #OddOnes TV ad which lists the interesting quirks found in cyclists, and the shaving of male legs never fails to drum up conversation. Of course, for many (Not all! I’ve seen some hairy legged girls on bikes in my time) female cyclists, shaving […]

Now in its sixth year, the Pearl Izumi Tour is a series of hard and fast criterium races on closed town and city roads across the UK (and Jersey). Consisting of ten heats, the Tour Series features some of Britain’s leading teams, including Rapha Condor JLT, Team Raleigh and Madison Genesis. The Tour series is […]

After a winning sprint series, “One for the Girls” ladies shopping nights are back in Evans Cycles stores for a summer tour. The events began in Summer 2013, as a way to encourage and grow women’s cycling. They went down a storm and were in part responsible for us being voted ‘Best Chain Retailer of […]

With Father’s Day just around the corner, we know that lots of Dads out there will be looking forward to a weekend of being treated extra specially nicely. To help the Fathers among you prepare for the big day, we’ve taken the opportunity to draft a pre-Father’s day wish list for you. Just edit the […]

Last week, we packed up our Evans Cycles vans with a fleet of HOY kids bikes, an inflatable test track, and lots of team members ready to embark upon the 2014 #HOYTour. We picked up Sir Chris Hoy along the way, and headed to London and Brighton on day one, Liverpool on day two and […]

A Granfondo is a large organised ride, over a challenging terrain that often exceeds 70km. In the UK, they are usually called sportives, and we organise our own RideIt! series across the country. Over a long ride, the jersey on your back and the shorts you sit in the saddle on for multiple hours need […]

Cyclists, we’ve got our odd little quirks, haven’t we? We’ve just launched our brand new TV ad, which celebrates the funny little habits of cyclists – from buying rock hard saddles, and wearing padded shorts, to riding from London to Brighton when there is a perfectly good train line. Our entire company is made up […]

Evans Cycles is old – positively wrinkly, in fact – we’re over 90, and we’re made up of over 1,000 individuals. Within our ranks, we’ve got cyclists of every kind. And they know cyclists of more kinds. Who know… You see where we’re going. The cycling world is wide and vast, and it’s made up […]

The cycling community is vast, and made up of an array of colourful personalities, which can be loosely slotted into tribes. Though in some cases, members of these tribes do not always mix when placed in close proximity to one another; the truth is that they are all united by one love. We know we […]

Every  month, we reward one person who reviewed their new product online with a £250 voucher. May’s winner was Paul, who bought a Specialized Rockhopper 29er Comp Mountain bike:   Here’s what Paul said about the bike… Having had this MTB for four days, I have been out on each day putting the bike through […]