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Swrve Cycling Trousers

I think I managed (inadvertently) to guilt Charly (my wife) into buying me another Christmas present by surprising her with a KitchenAid Mixer (which still hasn’t been used, I hope...

Altura Night Vision Evo Jacket

Altura Night Vision Evo Jacket

Any old waterproof will do when you’re cycling but there are benefits to a cycling specific waterproof shell that make them worth it. I chose the Altura Night Vision Evo jacket in...

Get A Grip On Your Cycling

While you cannot control how other road and path users act around you, you can take ownness of your journey and what happens during it: Even if everyone else around were being dangerous...

2014: My Cycling Year

As of today (23/12/2014) I’m 26 miles away from from hitting 5000 miles for the year. For many this may not be a lot but for me this is by far my highest annual mileage even with the...

Tyres

On my old Revolution Country Explorer I had a set of 700x32cc Schwalbe Marathon Plus with which I did 1000s of miles and didn’t get a single puncture. When I got my Kinesis Tripster...