A beginner’s guide to cycling clothing

You’ve seen them, right?  Lycra-clad cycling clothing and aerodynamic super-ergonomic lightweight bikes these speed demons seem to whizz up a hill without breaking a sweat. Putting Bradley Wiggins and the other Tour de France competitors aside for one moment, to the beginner cyclist all this streamlined extravagance can be a little overwhelming – especially if you’re not…

On the Road: Getting the best from cycling clothing and equipment

Long summer days (yes we’re praying!) are the perfect time for building up the road bike miles, whether training for an event or simply enjoying the scenery. Regular road cyclists can suddenly find that their gear has done rather more miles than they thought; so to make the most of your bigger trips, take the…

Gearing up for the TNT Great British Bike Ride

Many cycling enthusiasts will be gearing up for The TNT Great British Bike Ride in August, so here are some tips on the best cycling clothing for all participants hoping to take on a real challenge. The event starts at Land’s End on August 28 and ends at Twickenham Stadium on September 1 and completed…