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Ritchey Swisscross Disc by CCC _ 074

Cyclocross racers have been bodging their bikes since the beginning of racing, and a popular mod has always been converting a standard 2 or 3 ring front chainset down to…

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mytinysun folkslight

If you’re after a light that will get you through some pretty serious nighttime riding, and are willing to overlook a pretty questionable name, then the MyTinySun Folkslight is an…

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My first pair of road shoes were the black leather versions, with big holes enabling my regulation white socks to show through, all the rage in the mid-1980’s. they were…

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Specialized Ruby Elite Disc featured image

It is only recently that manufacturers have started to take the female bike market seriously. The days when a bike maker’s nonchalant shoulder shrug was followed by an exclamation of…

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verenti technique

The frame The Technique’s frame is made of aluminium alloy. The tubes are conventional round section, with a larger diameter down tube for increased rigidity. The bottom bracket is a…

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bontrager ion 700 rt front light

With a claimed maximum output of 700 lumens, the Bontrager Ion 700 RT front light sits at about the brightness you’d expect for a front light of this sort of…

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Castelli Velo Vest women's gilet

A windproof and water resistant gilet that could quite easily become a key addition to your kit

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scott rc protec shorts

Falling off a bike hurts, and although there are plenty of ways to deal with road rash, surely the best thing is to not have to deal with it at…

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We recently produced a video entitled ‘Can a tubeless tyre survive a nail?’ The answer, much to my surprise was yes it can. The tyres used in that particular video…

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Bellroy Elements Phone Pocket Plus 1_3

For anyone tired of protecting their phone with a sealable sandwich bag, this offering from Bellroy is a great choice and a wise investment, even if it is a little…

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knog blinder arc 640 front light

Compared to many other front lights that cost less than £100, the Knog Blinder ARC 640 has a very sleek design. The mount is permanently attached to the bottom of…

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Hero4 Session pic

People filming their rides is becoming more and more popular. The Hero4 Session is the smallest and lightest GoPro yet. It measures 35mm x 35mm making it substantially smaller than…

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santini vega jersey

Anything north of £100 might seem a little steep for a long sleeve jersey, but the Santini Vega jersey will see an awful lot more use than your standard long…

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Vaaru Octane 6-4 featured image

There is something about a bare titanium frame that appeals to many. Wherever I rode the Vaaru Octane 6-4 I received envious glares often accompanied by superlative-laden compliments. When James…

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“Old” Shimano Tiagra 4600 was due an overhaul: it was the oldest groupset in Shimano’s stable and was beginning to show its age both in appearance and performance relative to…

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GripGrab leg warmers

The GripGrab leg warmers came out the box looking a bit like two unshaped tubes of material, as appears in the above image. However, once they are on the well designed and…

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Wilier Cento1SR 2016

Think of any Italian bike maker and although Pinarello, Bianchi and Colnago might be the first that come to mind, the name Wilier might not be far from your lips.…

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When Parlee approached us with the offer of supplying us with a custom ESX-R to test and review, it was quite frankly too good an opportunity to turn down. The…

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scott rc protec jersey

The Scott RC ProTec jersey is a really interesting jersey that is sure to appeal to anyone who has recently spent time getting closely acquainted with the tarmac. This is…

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bontrager starvos jersey

Logic dictates that a short sleeve jersey should be one of the simplest, and therefore cheapest, pieces of your cycling wardrobe. However with some jerseys now commanding a triple-figure price-tag,…

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Swift Carbon Ultravox Ti main image

Set up eight years by former pro Mark Blewett, Swift is not your typical bike brand, with Blewett based in his South African homeland while the company is not ashamed…

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bbb innershield inner gloves

According to BBB “ceramic powder nano particles incorporated into the fabric of these gloves reflect Far InfraRed (FIR) rays emitted by the body. This improves metabolism and increases blood flow.”…

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pearl izumi women's cycling shoes

As part of the P.R.O (Performance and Race Optimised) series, the Pearl Izumi Women’s Elite Road IV shoes sit at the top of the Pearl Izumi tree, having been designed…

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Ritte Ace

California based Ritte takes its name from the maverick Flandrian Henri “Ritte” Van Lerberghe. Van Lerberghe’s legacy was established in 1919 when he won the Tour of Flanders despite his…

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spiuk z16r

Also available in white or black, the Spiuk Z16R shoes are amongst the most comfortable shoes I’ve ever worn on a bike. They’re the perfect choice for when I’m heading…

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