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Lizard Skins DSP 3.2mm bar tape

Bar tape – a nice little upgrade It has long been a truism in cycling – the most important things on your bike are the contact points. Equally true is the fact that bar tape is usually overlooked. If you have just...

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Review: Wahoo ELEMNT GPS Bike Computer

Wahoo ELEMNT You’ve probably heard of the ELEMNT already, Wahoo’s...

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Specialized Air Tool Blast tubeless tyre setter

All the big brands are now catching on that the tubeless trend is here to stay...

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USE Exposure Stem Fit Bracket

How do you write an engaging review about a light bracket? I’ll do my...

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Rapha GT road shoes

The Rapha GT road shoe (originally named the Grand Tour at launch) was...

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Trek Emonda SL Frameset

A Trek Emonda (2018) – an adventure bike? Putting your head above the...

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Homebrew Carbon Gravel Wheelset

Carbon wheels generally come in two flavours. Mainstream, off the shelf exotica...

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Kärcher OC3 Portable Washer

Okay, one thing you probably won’t take with you on an adventure is a...

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Pinnacle Arkose 4

The gravel scene now has a firm hold worldwide. From its grassroots in the US,...

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Just in: Wild Cycling by Chris Sidwells

I got word yesterday that there was a new guide book that would appeal to me,...

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Easton EC70 AX carbon handlebar

Light weight means a lighter wallet! For Roadies and Weight Weenies, carbon...

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Watching the £££’s – Home made energy bars

Eating and drinking mid ride are an obsession of mine. The trouble is, if you...

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Exposure Flash & Flare lights

The Flash and Flare have been a staple of the Exposure range for some years...

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Gravel Cycling by Nick Legan

The World of Gravel Cycling is growing at an exceptional rate and now, books on...

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Alpkit Akita Jacket

The Alpkit Akita is a mid-weight, technical fleece, plain and simple. It has a...

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Crane Cycling – Aldi home brand

Budget supermarket giant Aldi market their cycling kit under the Crane brand...

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Rapha Brevet Bib Shorts (and Tour Divide travelogue!)

It’s Summer 2015 and I finished the Bontrager 24/12 24hr (now Pivot...

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Galibier Roubaix Vision Gloves

Gloves… I now own more gloves than you can shake a very large stick at....

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Mason Bokeh Adventure Bike

In thirty years of (more or less) competitive cycling, I have never owned a...

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Bontrager Flash Charger

Following on from John’s review of the Airshot, comes my long-term review of...

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Airshot Tyre Inflator

The Airshot tyre inflator. Why are the best ideas so often the simplest?...

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Alpkit Fuel Pod (Medium)

Quick Review Alpkit Fuel Pod (Medium) £28.00   Bike luggage. The longer...

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Specialized Sequoia Elite

When Specialized announced their new Adventure Bike, the Sequoia, on the market...

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Optilabs Swift Cycling Glasses – Varifocals

Product Review Optilabs – Swift Varifocals with extra thin lens option...

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Want to ride the Tour Divide? Here’s a kit list

For anyone planning on riding the Tour Divide from Banff, Canada to the Mexican...

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