Gore Bike Wear Element Gore-Tex Active Shell

For those out there braving the commute over winter and early spring, like me you’re sure to get caught out from time to time by the elements and ensuring you have the correct clothing is key to help you keep warm and safe out there on the roads. Being a...

SealSkinz All Weather XP Cycle Gloves

I was looking for some new gloves to get me through the Winter period and stumbled across these. I’ve previously used some neoprene gloves over winter and while they were wind proof and waterproof, I found them too cold and bit restrictive when changing gears...

XLAB Mini Wing Saddle Mounted Bottle Cage

I was looking for a seat mounted bottle cage holder for my TT bike, as I’ve tried  the front mounted aero bar systems in the past but without much success (personal preference I guess). I found a few companies selling the XLAB systems, but was initially put off...

CycleOps Riser Block

Why do I need one of them I hear you cry, I’ll just prop my bike up with a copy of the yellow pages… Well to be fair I’ve been utilizing indoor trainers for well over five years now and until recently I thought the same. Although I got fed up of...

Hydration… is it important over winter?

So winter is officially here, but on the plus side we’ve got past the shortest day so we can officially start counting down the days to spring and the start of another season of cycling. While there are those amongst us who will have hung up their summer wheels...