Hannah Bussey

pearl izumi women's cycling shoes

Pearl Izumi Women’s Elite Road IV shoes

As part of the P.R.O (Performance and Race Optimised) series, the Pearl Izumi Women’s Elite Road IV shoes sit at the top of the Pearl Izumi tree, having been designed…

Rapha Classic women's shorts

Rapha Woman’s Classic cycling shorts

Living up to their namesake by delivering a simple and traditional pair of shorts. Made from eight panels the shorts contour the legs well, and, thanks a healthy band of…

Giro New Road Ride women's shorts

Giro New Road Women’s Ride shorts

Using a super supple MITI lycra these were probably the softest shorts that I have tested recently, really giving a second skin feel when on. While I appreciated the strokeability factor of…

Scott RC Pro women's shorts - featured image

Scott Women’s RC Pro bibshorts

These athletic fitting Scott Women’s RC Pro bibshorts fitted perfectly, finding the perfect  equilibrium – skin tight without over-compressing of body parts. The semi-transparent side mesh panels which run down…

Sugoi Evolution women's shorts

Sugoi Evolution women’s shorts

With an aim of providing swift wicking properties, I actually found the Evolution fabric thicker than other shorts on test, so teamed well with leg and knee warmers on cooler days.…

Sportful Bodyfit Pro women's bibshorts

Sportful Bodyfit Pro women’s bibshorts

If this were Britain’s Got Talent, we’d be pushing a big gold button right now, as this is possibly one of the best products I’ve had the pleasure of testing.…

Mavic Athena women's shorts

Mavic Athena women’s cycling shorts

My initial ‘short shorts’ concerns were alleviated once I had actually got the Athena shorts on, finding they had a similar healthy length to all the other shorts that have been tested recently.…

Endura FS260 Pro

Endura FS260 Pro women’s bibshorts

Made from a heavyweight Lycra, the Endura FS260 Pro women’s bibshorts are one of the warmer pairs of shorts we’ve tested. The leg gripper is thigh flattering and firm enough…


Women’s cycling shorts: a buyer’s guide

As one of only three contact points with your bike, the comfort of your derriere is paramount when bike riding. While a large proportion of rider comfort is sought from…

Cycling Weekly October 30 2014 issue

October 30 2014 issue

Cycling Weekly October 30 2014 issue on sale from Thursday priced £2.99