Dolan Preffisio 105 £750.00

Dolan Preffisio 105£750.00

The Dolan Preffisio and the UK winter go together like bacon and brown sauce Bikes like the Dolan Preffisio are the bread and butter of the UK winter cycling scene. Under the Dolan name or others, you’ll be familiar with the formula: a stout alloy frame with long and

Specialized 2FO ClipLite shoes £130.00

Specialized 2FO ClipLite shoes£130.00

Specialized 2FO ClipLite shoes stay secure and comfy on long rides BikeRadar verdict "The ClipLites balance DH features with XC efficiency in a good-looking package that’s comfy on long rides" Lows: May not suit you if your feet are on the wide side, don't keep much water outBuy if:

First look: Vollebak Hoodie

First look: Vollebak Hoodie

Vollebak Baker Miller hoodie, £220 As triathletes we spend a fortune on the latest kit to help us go faster – but how much do we invest in the psychological side of our performance? Admit it or not, the majority of us suffer from pre-race nerves the morning (and

Canyon Endurace AL 7.0 £1,049.00

Canyon Endurace AL 7.0£1,049.00

Beyond the Canyon Endurace AL 7.0's rather dull looks lies another sterling effort from the German firm At times Canyon bikes can be a headache for reviewers, because the builds it offers seem to be almost unreasonably affordable.Still, more kit for less money is always a good thing, right?

7iDP Flex knee pads £60.00

7iDP Flex knee pads£60.00

7iDP Flex knee pads (Russell Burton) Well-priced and with some promising design features, these new pads from 7 Intelligent Design Protection certainly look appealing, but how do they perform on the trail?The Flexes are kept in place by an upper and lower strap, each of which has two Velcro

Peter Sagan’s Specialized S-Works Venge ViAS

Peter Sagan's Specialized S-Works Venge ViAS

The custom-painted Specialized S-Works Venge ViAS of world champion Peter Sagan Tinkoff's world champion Peter Sagan will continue to bring the bling in 2016, thanks in part to the unique paint work done by Ron Jones on his new Specialized S-Works Venge ViAS.With the elongated tube shapes of the

DMR Trailstar £2,600.00

DMR Trailstar£2,600.00

DMR's new Trailstar is bang up-to-date in terms of a really long top tube, slack steering angle and plus-size tyre compatibility DMR’s legendarily indestructible steel hardtail has been reborn as a bang-up-to-date, plus-size possible playbike that proves you don’t need a rear shock to have a load of fun

Vittoria Fraxion wheelset £899.00

Vittoria Fraxion wheelset£899.00

Vittoria Fraxion wheelset (Immediate Media) Vittoria has been in the bicycle tyre business since 1953, so the introduction of its new range of wheelsets is in many ways a logical progression for the Italian company. There are six road wheelsets in the lineup, with the Fraxion situated near the

How to dress for winter racing

How to dress for winter racing

When racing in the winter there is a fine balance when it comes to being warm and comfortable as well as efficient and aero Brutal weather at the 2015 Tirreno-Adriatico (Photo: Watson) When going out on a long winter ride your primary, if not sole, concern will be ensuring

The ultimate cycling quiz 2015

The ultimate cycling quiz 2015

With 2015 coming to a close, we have gone back through the news archives to put together this bumper cycling quiz. From professional racing to user-generated content, there has been plenty of video footage produced that has amused, entertained and sometimes confused. Out of this has come some of

Topeak launch new 2016 tools and accessories

Topeak launch new 2016 tools and accessories

Topeak phone holder and power pack.jpg Did you get what you wanted for Christmas? Or just socks and a Lynx box set again? Either way, put all that behind you and start thinking about some new shiny things you can add to your birthday list. We had the chaps

MRP Wave ring £70.00

MRP Wave ring£70.00

MRP's Wave ring is a beautifully designed – and light – piece of kit MRP’s new Wave ring is the brand's answer to the chain-retaining chainring. But unlike the narrow/wide herd, it uses a distinctive design to keep the chain on. Rather than just using teeth of an interchanging

Silverback Sirelli 2 £1,920.00

Silverback Sirelli 2£1,920.00

Silverback's Sirelli 2 plants an impressive flag for the relative newcomer Silverback’s South African-born founder Deon Retief certainly isn’t short of ambition: “I want the Silverback brand to be the Apple of the bicycle industry,” he says of the company that now has its Global Development Centre in Stuttgart