Cycling Weekly


The best Black Friday bike deals

For those who don’t know, Black Friday is an American tradition and is the first Friday after Thanksgiving (this year, that’s November 27). It’s regarded as the start of the…

Canyon aeroad bike of the year winner

Bike of the Year 2016

Over the past 12 months we’ve tested over 150 different bikes for Cycling Weekly, Cycling Active, and Cycle Sport, everything from £400 aluminium commuters to £12,000 super bikes, all of…

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Getting into cycling: My first sportive

Over the last six weeks novice cyclist Ollie Beales has been preparing for his first sportive, supported by a team of experts at Cycling Weekly and Microsoft Windows 10. Did…

B'Twin Ultra 720 AF best value bike of the year

Best value bike of the year

However much you’re looking to spend on a new bike, it’s important to know that you’re getting value for money. So here’s the best value bike of 2016 in the…

Giant Defy Advanced Pro 2 best endurance bike of the year

Best endurance bike of the year

As part of the 2016 Cycling Weekly Bike of the Year awards, we’ve been looking out for the best endurance bike on the market, something that is ideally suited for…

Merida Scultura 6000 lightweight bike of the year

Best lightweight bike of the year

The first thing anyone does when looking at a new bike is to pick it up to feel how light it is. And for good reason. After all we all…

Bike of the Year Canyon Aeroad CF SLX 6

Best aero bike of the year

Until a couple of years ago, aerodynamics were simply not a factor in designing a road bike. However nowadays even the lightweight climber’s bikes that are designed to win Grand…

Focus Izalco Max Disc best disc brake road bike copy

Best disc brake road bike of the year

With disc brake road bikes here to stay, it’s time crown the best disc brake road bike of 2016 in the Cycling Weekly Bike of the Year Awards. This is…

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Could compression clothing benefit your recovery?

Train hard, recover and go again. We’ve seen the photos of the pros post-race in their compression clothing, but is this gear worth investing in for our own recovery after…

Alex Dowsett q&a

Getting into cycling: Alex Dowsett Q&A

Brought to you in conjunction with Microsoft. My name is Oliver, I’m 33 years old, and I’m almost five weeks into my challenge. I’m attempting to show that a rugby…


Cycling world reacts to Paris attacks

The cycling world has reacted with shock in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks and loss of life that took place in Paris on Friday evening. The French capital city…