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Accessories, Reviews

Backcountry Research Super-8 Top Tube Strap

Simplify, then add lightness The Back Country Research Super-8 falls into the Now why didn’t I think of that category. The concept is delightfully simple and incredibly effective. A...

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Accessories, Bikepacking Gear, Reviews

Passport Cycles Lug-Kage

When you come to a fork in the road, load it! Increasing numbers of bikes are being launched with “three pack mounts”. They look like bottle cage mounts but with a third bolt...

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Accessories, Reviews

Surly 24-Pack Rack

Bike packer or tourer? Welcome to the arcane world of bicycle luggage. If you are a long or ultra distance rider going through an existentialist crisis in the small wee hours of the night,...

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Accessories, Reviews

Mini Review – Lezyne Flow Cage

Lezyne Flow Cage Oh how we laugh. Whichever cage I buy, at some point, my bottle will do a plausible imitation of a Saturn V rocket! It doesn’t happen to anyone else I ride with. We...

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Accessories, Reviews

Fickaskåp waterproof phone wallet

“I can’t stand the rain….” It’s a conundrum that we all face. How do you safely carry about expensive tech that we just can’t live without (our phone),...

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Accessories, Reviews

Hiplok – Z Lok Combo and Z Lok

Security on the go for the busy cyclist. Popping down to the shops for five minutes or just having a quick cuppa in the cafe? Want to be sure your bike is still there when you get back? If...

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Accessories, Bikepacking Gear, Reviews

GSI OUTDOORS ULTRALIGHT JAVA DRIP

I really need a cup of coffee, go get me a cupajoe… The relationship between cyclists and coffee is a well worn cliché. Witness to this are countless cafes and tea rooms fit to...

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Accessories, Reviews

Review – Sticky Pod (Large)

Sticky Pods For anyone unfamiliar with Sticky Pods, they are a basically a zip up, neoprene pouch. Useful for keeping all the things you usually stuff into your shirt pockets, in one place....

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Accessories, Reviews

First Look – Zefal Wiiz side-exit bottle cages

Solve one problem, create another… So you’ve fitted a frame bag to take advantage of all that redundant space. Just as you start to congratulate yourself, you realise...

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Accessories, Reviews

Apidura Expedition Tool Pack

This new saddle pack from Apidura will fit two road tubes or one MTB sized tube, plus a pair of tyre levers, a compact multi-tool, and a single CO2 cylinder. It continues the same styling...

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