News Archives - Cycling

Ideal Valentine’s Day gift for the cyclist in your life

With Valentine’s Day less than a month away, we have the perfect gift for the cyclist who gets your heart aflutter. The TICKR from Wahoo is a chest-based heart rate monitor that also records calorie burn data. This information can then be easily shared, via bluetooth with your smartphone, tablet or smartwatch and platforms such as Zwift, Nike Run Club…

Win a Brooks makeover for your bicycle

How about this to lift the spirits? We have a classic honey coloured Brooks B17 saddle and matching bar tape combo worth over £100 to give away. Apparently the tape is manufactured from ‘a synthetic textile which has been treated with a polyurethane coating for maximum resistance against abrasion and moisture’, but just as importantly, it looks pretty good too.…

Penny farthing laser print up for grabs

We stumbled across an outfit that layers 1/8″ laser-cut and engraved wood over a detailed printed background to create subtle but effective three-dimensional effect and couldn’t resist offering giving away this decorative Penny Farthing bike. To be in with a chance of wining the A4-sized print, which does not include the frame, please leave a comment at the bottom of…

Electric bicycle grants long overdue

Rumour has it that electric bicycles may become eligible for government grants in the same way as electric cars. It’s a change that is long overdue. After all, in terms of price, range and usability the bicycle is the most practical option for those who want the benefits of an electric vehicle today. Electric vehicles of every description are currently…

Christmas cycling socks – we’ve got you covered

Just in case Santa forgets to bring you socks later this month – after the year we’ve had, nothing would surprise us – we’ve got you covered. Constructed with light mesh to allow maximum ventilation, the Primal socks promise to keep you dry and comfortable with their sweat-wicking properties, but most importantly they sport a fetching elf design. Win a…