We’ve received some BrevM gear a couple of weeks ago and we asked our friends at LFGSSon Facebook if they wanted to test a BrevM wheelset. David connected us and Will Melling who kindly shared his opinion on the wheels with us below. BREV is Italian for patent. Brev Campagnolo as it says on desirable […]

Guest blogger Phoebe Doyle’s daughter Rosie tested the 14 inch Raleigh Molly bike for us. Phoebe Doyle blogs about parenting and education at www.tremendouslytwo.blogspot.com My 5 year old daughter Rosie spent last summer riding a balance bike which was great. She’s a cautious child (unlike her crazy 2 year old brother) and the balance bike […]

In January, we have asked our friends, fans, followers and customers to send us photos, stories of their first cycling memories. Over a hundred submissions have arrived and we enjoyed all them – but because we’re not selfish, we wanted to share the best ones with you. So in the next couple of weeks and […]

Super quick run down of some of the gear that has been keeping us comfy and warm over the winter! Images courtesy of Graham from a trip last year to Coed Y Brenin and Snowdon, it was cold, wet and windy, but we stayed nice and dry. Gore Alp X jersey This has been my […]

We have recently got our hands on a Garmin Edge 800 and over the last couple of weeks I tried to know as much about the unit as possible. It wasn’t the easiest task but I think I have prevailed. First impressions After opening the box, there was the usual stuff in the box: the […]

It’s that time of year again.  We’re all rolling out our New Years resolutions for 2011 with positivity and determination that this year our gusto and enthusiasm will last beyond the end of January! According to the experts, our motivation is driven by more reward and less punishment.  I have to agree, there is nothing […]

With our first Jamis 2011 delivery touching down in the warehouse last week, it seems containers packed with bikes have more success in this snowy weather than our post! On the first drop was perhaps the most anticipated of all the bikes in this years’ range – the Bosanova. Certainly not the prettiest of bikes […]

XX is the flagship MTB groupset from SRAM featuring 2 x 10 technology. Matt Spurgin is our parts buyers and has been riding with this groupset for a few months now: Once all the components had arrived and been passed around the office in excitement the standout component that seemed to amaze everyone was the […]

A couple of weeks ago, when we started to stock the all-new Kansi folding bikes, many people at the office seemed to be interested in these truly good-looking bikes. So we took all three models out of stock and gave them a spin. I asked colleagues with different folding bike background: on one end of […]

The Memory Map Adventurer 3500 GPS is the latest gadget from navigation experts Memory Map.  Digital mapping and GPS units have become increasingly popular for cyclists and are a great way to plan, share and navigate routes – both for mountain biking and road cycling. We were really excited to receive a pre-production sample from […]