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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 …

…and what about protecting us?

It was extremely sad that on the National Cycle to Work Day last week, a cyclist was killed in a collision with a lorry; the seventh cyclist this year to be killed in London. According to Government statistics, each year over 100 cyclists are killed in the UK and more than 3000 seriously injured. …

Storm Imogen

We’re glad to see the back of storm Imogen. It’s been so windy that a bike race was canceled after cyclists (including the Brownlee brothers) were blown off their bikes, so if you managed any miles at the weekend, or battled a headwind on your commute, then kudos to you.

All that wind and rain …