Cycling Active

Boardman Bikes

Boardman: first Halfords, now the world…

4th October 2010 “As a new brand we are exploring all potential routes to market across all territories around the world,” said Andy Smallwood, Boardman’s director of operations.

Earls Court Cycle Show

Join Cycling Active at Cycle Show 2010

21st September 2010 Only two more weeks to the Cycle Show at Earl's Court and it's going to be fun. There's every kind of bike and a great deal to…

Blenheim Sportive 2009

Duke it out at Blenheim Palace

18th September 2010 Coming soon: a great day for all cyclists at Blenheim House in Gloucestershire. There are two lengths of sportive and the now-legendary Brompton World Championships.

Cannondale Super Six 105 2011

Preview: 2011 Cannondale bikes

15th September 2010 Nick Rearden peeks round the door at Cannondale’s HQ to get a sneak preview of the 2011 road line-up. We're getting back the CAAD8 all built up…

Fruited Scone

dig this: the fruited scone

15th September 2010 "Nothing gives you a more British sense of well being on a summer’s day than stopping in a small country tearoom for this plain or fruited wonder…

Igleheart Rough Stuff

bike we like: Igleheart Rough Stuff £3,300

15th September 2010 With a mixture of SRAM’s road and off-road components, this machine is designed for asphalt, gravel or mud and promises good old-fashioned fun.

BMW Cruise

The cheapest way to own a BMW

14th September 2010 According to BMW, “The bike’s extraordinary colour was inspired by the legendary BMW 1802 from the 1970s." They're hedging their bets with quieter options, too.

AMR Brecon Sportive

New cycling species identified: meet the MAMIL

12th September 2010 The numbers of men aged 35-44 buying carbon-framed bicycles has rocketed in the last three years. “Is this a 21st-century mid-life crisis?" asks BBC.