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The best winter cycling gloves (video)

Nothing ruins a ride so quickly as freezing, numb fingers but sweat-soaked palms aren't exactly an invitation to ride either. So how should you keep your hands happy this winter?…

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The best winter cycling jackets (video)

Keeping warm on the bike is essential to keep you riding and keep you healthy. With a decent jacket, the cold weather needn't be a reason to stay at home.…

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Buyer’s guide to hybrid bikes

If you’re mainly using your bike for commuting to and from work, maybe with the odd bit of recreational riding at the weekend, then a hybrid bike might be the…

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Cycling shoes: a buyer’s guide

Anyone who’s serious about cycling – whether that’s commuting longer distances, riding sportives or racing – will need a good pair of cycling shoes. There are a range of types,…

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Buyer’s guide to rear lights

If you’re looking to ride through the winter, then you’re really going to need some good lights to attach to your bike. While you’ll be buying a front light to…

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Buyer’s guide to arm warmers

Whoever came up with the idea for arm warmers deserves a pat on the back. One of the most versatile pieces of cycling clothing, the humble pair of arm warmers…

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Racing road tyres

When racing, tyre choice can be an important factor: speed, grip and ability to cope with changing conditions all need consideration. Here we look at the best racing tyres