Essential Commuting Kit

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 …

CYCLE TO WORK: ESSENTIAL COMMUTING KIT P4

Part 4: Winter clothing

It’s been a while since we chatted to our MD Nick about his cycle kit. With the onset of the ‘Beast from the East 2’ (aka winter weather), we thought it would be a good time to catch up to get some advice on winter commuting cycle clothing.

QUESTION: Hi Nick. How’s …

CYCLE TO WORK: ESSENTIAL COMMUTING KIT P3

Part 3: Bike Modifications

In the second to last instalment of our commuter advice blog we talk to havebike MD Nick Brown about what modifications he makes to his bike for commuting.

QUESTION: Hi Nick. Last time we talked about the different types of bikes you have commuted on. We’re keen to know accessories you bought …

CYCLE TO WORK: ESSENTIAL COMMUTING KIT P2

Part 2 – Choosing the right bike

Last week, our MD Nick took us through what equipment he carried in his bag when cycling to work. This week, we wanted to find out what type of bike he thinks is the best for commuting on.

QUESTION: Our readers loved your piece on what commuter kit you …

CYCLE TO WORK: ESSENTIAL COMMUTING KIT P1

Part 1: Kit in the bag!
Following the popularity of our MD Nick’s advice about
what he carries in his MTB riding pack, we’ve had a few requests for advice on what kit you should have with you if you are commuting to work.

We’ve grabbed Nick for 5 minutes to ask for his help on this …