Cycling Active May 2014Cycling Active magazine May 2014 issue is on sale now, packed with bike and product reviews, fitness advice and inspiring articles to get your cycling up to speed this spring.

Cycling Active May 2014 is available from WHSmith, major supermarkets and all good newsaganets priced £4.25.

Cycling Active May 2014: Contents

Big reads
Brit bikes: Kinesis, Genesis and Planet X
Commuting: Meet our inspirational daily riders
Prostate cancer & cycling: How one rider beat the Big C and kept cycling

Tech
First rides: Ghost, Boardman & Verenti
Hybrids test: Raleigh goes up against Scott
Trousers: Seven of the best riding trews
Longtermers: The latest from our test fleet
Long-sleeve jerseys: Seven top tops for spring

Fitness
Sportives: More top advice for you and your bike
Food fight: Five feed station foods
100-mile plan: It’s not too late to join in us!
Touring: Autumn Barlow gets her panniers out
Nail it! Avoid those pesky potholes

Escape!
Suffolk: History, gliders and a taste of childhood
Cheshire: Eat your heart out, Chelsea
Hertfordshire: Hidden lanes and top coffee
Cuba: Our inspirational foreign escape this month
Bedfordshire: A jaunt along the River Ouse

Regulars
Cafe: Hot off the press comment, news and products
Ride to live: Donhou creator talks bike innovations
Letters: Thankful praise, froth and bluster; it’s your letters
Calendar: There’s plenty to whet your appetite this spring
Your turn: Cycling from a mother’s perspective

Cycling Active May 2014 is available from WHSmith, major supermarkets and all good newsaganets priced £4.25.