Senior graphic designer, Gary, cosy in his Solo Equipe Jersey on a mid-November ride in the Trossachs.

Why We’re Going Solo.

We introduced Solo this summer and it’s gone down a storm with customers and staff alike. Paul, our clothing buyer, tells us what sold him on Solo.

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Disc or No Disc?

Today’s great road bike debate is whether to choose a bike with traditional caliper rim brakes, or one with with disc brakes.

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Christmas Gift Guide: Under £300

We’re often asked, ‘What would you recommend as an interesting Christmas pressie for the cyclist in your life?’ So, we’ve put our collective heads together and come up with seven seasonal suggestions.

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£10 to reserve ANY bike!

Whether you’re considering a fabulous Frog for your little one or a cheeky Cervélo for the big yin, £10 will reserve any bike we have in stock for Christmas.

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Bikepacking in Ireland

‘A cycling friend asked if he could borrow my bikepacking bags, “Just to see how they performed.” I said yes, but only if he wrote a blog about it.’

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Take Away A Frog Today

We believe in Frogs. Why? Because a Frog bike is almost always the lightest weight and most thoughtfully-designed kids’ bike for the money.

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Waterproof? In the bag.

Whatever you take when you cycle – a laptop, lunch or a change of clothes – you want it to be dry on arrival. That’s what we thought about when we picked out our fantastic range of waterproof bike bags.

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Relentless 24hr Race Report

“After 12hrs, sleep deprivation kicks in, and you end up having bizarre conversations with strangers you can’t see as you’re both blinded by each other’s lights.”

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Home Trainers

Pedalling indoors is a proven means of keeping warm and strong over the winter months. So much so, we’ve heard advocates of home training suggest that, because you won’t suffer the inevitable interruptions that can punctuate outdoor rides, cycling indoors can offer more consistent fitness benefits.

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Base Layers

Wearing a technical base layer helps regulate temperatures. This can be especially welcome on the kind of autumnal days we’ve experienced over the past week when the thermometer has risen from sub-zero in the morning to 20 degrees C by mid afternoon.

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Top 2016 Trail Centre Bikes

A perfect antidote to dark-by-five evenings, a new mountain bike (with matching lights) can be the perfect vehicle for (re)discovering the pleasures of night riding. We’ve therefore selected seven of the best buys from our three most popular mountain bike companies to inspire you to pedal the winter blues away.

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