Parlee TTR disc (12)

For those unfamiliar with the Massachusetts-based brand, Parlee has a reputation for producing superb quality carbon-fibre bikes with a large emphasis on customisation. New for 2017, the brand has announced…

New Zero Disc comes with Ultegra Di2 and hydraulic brakes

Genesis used to be known for its steel framed machines – indeed a couple of years ago the Madison-Genesis pro team were riding steel bikes. But it’s increasingly turning to…

Latex inner tubes are thinner, lighter and faster-rolling

They’re expensive, high-maintenance and more likely to tear or blow but latex inner tubes offer a marginal gain that’s ideal for time trialling

Tubeless featured

If you’ve bought a new bike in the past year or so, chances are the wheelset is ‘tubeless-ready’. The technology has been around for several years and the number of manufacturers…

Geraint Thomas pulls on his leg warmers on stage one of the 2015 Paris-Nice. Photo: Graham Watson

What are leg warmers? For those new to the sport, leg warmers are designed to be worn with bib shorts. They are intended to be worn underneath your shorts, typically from…