News Archives - Cycling

Hiplok Z Lok combo up for grabs

They say every bicycle weighs the same; a lightweight (and by extension, expensive) bike requires a heavy lock whereas its cheap and cheerful cousin (which weighs more) can make do with a lighter lock. If you own a lightweight road bike it’s likely you often ride without any lock at all, but what to do when you stop for a…

We’re Claims Team of the Year!

We’re delighted to announce we’ve been named Claims Team of the Year by the Insurance Times. It’s been a busy time for us over the last two years. As lockdown changed the market, our focus shifted to account for closed cycle shops, delays in the delivery of parts and an increase in bicycle retail prices. We also launched a customer…

A stealthy way to wear Lycra cycling shorts

Want the practical qualities of Lycra, but don’t feel comfortable with the look of tight shorts? We might have the answer for you. Endura Hummvee cycling shorts are described as mountain bike gear, but we think their appeal is far broader. For a start, they offer commuters a practical, comfortable and warm way to wear shorts all year round. The…

Police-sanctioned planning sees cycle lanes blocked

Why are police forces removing benches, shrubbery and cycle lanes in a bid to reduce crime? In Ashford, Police recently uprooted benches and shrubbery as part of a trial to ‘prevent antisocial behaviour in hotspot areas’ – part of a draconian trend that’s seeing police influence the design of public spaces and architecture. Elsewhere, Lib Dem councillor Ruth Fletcher has…

dhb sunnies up for grabs

To help you look forward to a summer spent outdoors, we have a pair of dhb sunglasses and three interchangeable lenses to give away. The sunglasses provide 100 per cent protection against UVA and UVB rays and rubber grippers on rounded arms promise a secure fit whether or not you’re wearing a helmet. Included with the glasses is a choice…