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Becoming a weekend warrior in London: where to start?

London is busy, bustling and diverse and we believe the best ways to experience it is on two wheels. If you’re considering taking your riding to the next level, we’ve compiled a crash course on how to make the most of road riding in London.

You’ve got a bike, you’ve got some gear and you’re …

What makes a cyclist? Taking the step above casual.

We’re not ones to blow our own trumpet too hard but we love cycling and want more people to love it. For many, it can feel like a step too far to call themselves a ‘cyclist’, but is this a step we all take eventually?

A cyclist takes many forms and anyone can be a …

Benefits of cycling in the inner-city

Over lockdown, cycling increased by 300% in the UK. Across the nation, temporary cycle lanes have popped up alongside huge pushes to increase spending and create more permanent solutions to congestion, pollution and public health. Cycling is a crucial component to all these issues; here are just a few of the benefits of choosing …

Get ahead of the game for winter commuting

As much as we’re avoiding thinking about it, there is a chill in the air and autumn is approaching. Riding in the colder months needn’t be a chore. A few simple steps will make you safer, more comfortable and less prone to unwelcome expense.

The single best thing you can do for your bike through …

Tour de France 2020 Round Up

As with all sport, this year has been strange. The Tour was late, lacked many top riders due to an overlap in Italy and had far fewer screaming fans at the side of the road for obvious reasons.

Ask most cycling fans which Tour ended in the most dramatic manner and they’ll tell you 1989. …

How the Best in the World Fuel their Efforts

Once a year, the world’s best riders sweep across 3,500 of the finest French kilometres. The riders tackle brutal stages often close to 200km and crossing mountain ranges such as the Alps and Pyrenees.

This task requires a lot of calories. In today’s tour, riders will burn upwards of 5,000 calories a day. For 176 …

Tour de France | The Tactics that Shape the Race

We’re now two weeks into the biggest bike race on earth. A lot has happened but nothing is decided. The beauty of bike racing is its relentlessly unpredictable nature. We’ve seen suffering and heartbreak, triumph and testament to hard work. These outcomes are not only won or lost at the finish line, they are …