Cycling Active August 2014

Cycling Active August 2014

Cycling Active is the magazine for active people who love riding bikes. If you have just bought your first proper bike and just want to know more about riding, kit and the fabulous world of cycling out there, Cycling Active is the place to go for reviews, tips and advice. Come along for the ride.

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Cycling Active September 2014 issue

Cycling Active Sept 2014

Cycling Active magazine September 2014 issue on sale now at WHSmith, major supermarkets and all good newsagents, priced £4.25

Here’s what’s in this month’s packed issue…

Bikes in this issue
Merlin Malt CR-SL
Cannondale CAADX
Raleigh Revenio 2.0
Giant Defy 3
B’Twin Alure
Specialized Secteur Sport
Saracen Tenet 2
Scott Metrix 40
Ghost Cross 1300
Merida Scultura 903
Specialized Vita
KTM Macina Bold
Boardman SLS 9.2
Kona Rove
VooDoo Bizango
Surly ECR

Cafe
Is 20 plenty? The Think! road safety initiatives in the spotlight
Ride to live
New stuff
Eating v exercise: what’s the perfect equation for success?
Pro bikes versus our bikes
Toolbox tips and TFL segregation
New findings on public health
Letters and editorial

Tested
Merlin Malt-CR SL
Cannondale CAADX
Raleigh Revenio 2.0
15 of the best helmets
Multi bike test: Giant, B’Twin, Specialized and Saracen in sub-£1K big test
Seven of the best ladies’ shorts
Multi bike test: Hybrid head-to-head with Scott and Ghost
Seven of the best lightweight gilets
Tech investigates: safety kit
Longtermers: living with the CA fleet

Fitness
How cycling can help diabetes sufferers manage their condition
Food fight — focus on breakfast
Mountain high! How to pedal to the summit of a monster climb
Nail it! Getting out of the saddle
Outspoken politics grad Julian Sayarer on his record-breaking ride
Tally-ho! It’s the annual Tweed Run
Bike buying: a rookie’s experience

Escape
Multi-day riding in Lancashire
A path through the Olympic Legacy
Scots splendour around Loch Leven
Taking it easy in Yorkshire
World ride — Hungary
Swiss Alps challenge
Calendar: ride news and event listings
Your turn — grown-up cycling

Cycling Active magazine September 2014 issue on sale now at WHSmith, major supermarkets and all good newsagents, priced £4.25

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