Posted on June 17, 2019

How to choose the best bike for you

If you’re looking to get into cycling but are struggling to figure out which bike is best for you then this guide is here to help steer you in the right direction. First of all you’ll have to ask yourself a few simple questions to get an idea of what type of bike you’re in...

Read more

Posted on June 14, 2019

Electric Bike Guide

An electric bicycle, or e-bike, looks just like a normal bike but with the addition of a motor and battery. With help from an on-board motor, e-bikes can help riders reach new levels of fitness and achieve goals previously considered unattainable. Great for commuters, an e-bike offers a fast and effortless way to get to...

Read more

Posted on June 12, 2019

Mountain Bike Guide

If you’re new to mountain biking then choosing the right bike can seem daunting. With so many manufacturers, models, types and sizes available the options may appear endless. Broadly speaking, a mountain bike or MTB is a bike designed to be ridden off-road on trails and bridleways. In our mountain bike guide we’ll look at...

Read more

Posted on June 11, 2019

Road Bike Guide

A modern road bike can be used for racing, social rides, boosting fitness, commuting and much more. Road bikes are designed to be ridden on the tarmac, minor differences make certain styles better suited to certain types of riding including racing, sportive riding, commuting or all-day touring. Defined by characteristics such as drop handlebars, 700c...

Read more

Posted on June 7, 2019

The Best Bikes for Commuting

The type of bike best suited to get you from home to work will vary greatly depending on your journey – the terrain, distance, preferred style of riding and budget are among many factors that should be considered when buying a bike for commuting. Whether your ride to work is through a busy city centre,...

Read more

Posted on April 15, 2019

How E-bikes Can Improve Your Fitness

If you’re wanting to get some exercise but are concerned about putting additional strain on your muscles and joints, electric bikes might be a good option for you. If you think electric bikes are strange, we understand your train of thought. Let’s look at the situation from a different light. If you haven’t exercised in...

Read more

Posted on April 10, 2019

How to Choose a Bike Helmet

A bike helmet’s primary purpose is protection in the event of a crash, collision or fall. Most bike helmets will offer a good balance of protection, ventilation and comfort. Although they are not required to be worn by UK law, a good helmet is an essential part of any rider’s kit and almost all cycling...

Read more

Posted on April 9, 2019

How to set your saddle height

Ensuring your bike saddle is set to the correct height can make the difference between an enjoyable ride and one spent discomfort. Setting your saddle height is a simple adjustment to make but is essential to getting the most out of your riding. Finding your optimal saddle position can help improve pedalling efficiency, provide ride...

Read more

Posted on April 4, 2019

How to Set Up Your Bike – Cycling for Beginners

You’ve done your research, you’ve tried and tested the latest models in the shop, and now your new bike is with you at your door!  It now needs to be assembled, and of course, there are many bike professionals available to help with such matters, but if you are thinking of doing it alone, then...

Read more

Posted on March 12, 2019

A guide to winter bike lights

With such an expansive range of lights available to cyclists, we can confidently ride all year round through the darkest nights and gloomiest mornings. To keep riding throughout the winter it’s important to have the right lights for the right occasion. Bike lights can generally be broken down into three categories; commuting, road riding and...

Read more