Zipp-Firecrest-202-wheels

Updated for 2014, the 202 is the same 32mm shallow-section carbon clincher rim that we’ve had great experiences with in the past. What’s been altered is the rear hub, and…

Swiss-Side-Gotthard

“Designed to take on rough roads or the heavier rider,” so goes the sales blurb. Well, with much of my riding taking place on the battered Surrey lanes and the…

cole-rollen-lite-700c-clincher-road-wheel-set

When we first spotted these wheels, they had been reduced to £142.99. Now, at the time of writing, they’re down to £120, some 45 per cent off the already very…

Shimano-RS81-C35-wheels

Typically pitched as Ultegra-level, the RS81 is a ‘non-series’ wheel, meaning it’s of a similar quality but doesn’t carry the name. The RS81 uses a carbon laminate rim, so, in…

FFWD-F9T-wheels

On looks alone, it is easy to see why these 90mm deep-section carbon wheels are the mainstay of European six-day races.

7 of the best crash hats

When you just want to stay safe on the daily commute, full-on roadie lids can seem like overkill. Here's seven quirky crash-hats that will protect your head without screaming 'speed…

CamelBak Podium Chill 610ml

When it's freezing out you fancy a hot cuppa and when it's roasting you fancy cold refreshments, right? Choose the right beverage receptacle to get optimum liquid libations out on…

7 of the best road shoes

You work hard pushing your pedals round, so you don't want any of that energy wasted because of flimsy soles. Militate against that risk by investing in a pair of…

7 of the best front lights

It’s easy to get a bit down in the dumps when it gets dark, but our selection of front lights ought to leave you beaming