Miche SWR Tubeless and Ultegra R8000 brakes

May, 2018 saw a significant change in my outlook in the ‘tubeless vs tubes’ argument which, for road bikes at least, seemed to have rumbled on for a long time. Even now it is only in recent weeks that Continental have produced their first foray into Tubeless tyres with the Continental 5000. I had been […]

Bib Tights and Shorts Review

Autumn/Winter Clothing Review: Bib Tights/Shorts

This, our second Autumn/Winter clothing review is all about bib tights from Shutt Velo Rapide, Owayo and Spokesman Clothing. Generally, reviewers thought the pad was critical to their comfort whereas design less so than with the jerseys they reviewed in Autumn/Winter Clothing Review: Jerseys. Who tested and reviewed the bib tights/shorts? Cyclists, just like you […]

Autumn Winter Clothing Review Jerseys

Autumn/Winter Clothing Review: Jerseys

Here is the first in our clothing review focussing on Autumn/Winter clothing. This review is all about jerseys from Shutt Velo Rapide, Owayo and Spokesman Clothing. Generally, reviewers gave a ‘thumbs-up’ for the jerseys on test which confirms the massive improvements in quality and design of this important item over previous years. Who tested and […]

Our Essential Guide And Review Of Autumn/Winter Clothing

Our essential guide and review of Autumn/Winter clothing has been keen to discover if the adage, “There’s no such thing as bad weather, just poor clothing” was actually true! During the coming weeks we will tell you what we found out. Most of it is good but some, and we could be a bit harsh here, […]

Bike Computer Premium

Bike Computer Premium has arrived!

Bike Computer evolved from an idea to offer safety and convenience for enthusiasts and professional cyclists. The creators of Bike Computer, who are passionate cyclists themselves, almost lost a friend taking part in one of their team tours. He fell from his bike and suffered significant injuries.The incident led to the inclusion of ‘Keep me […]

Shimano Ultegra R8000 vs Dura Ace 9100 – value for money?

The new Shimano Ultegra R8000 has been released and immediately there is a comparison with the recently released Shimano Dura Ace 9100. For many Shimano followers, Dura Ace is the pinnacle but the young pretender, the new Ultegra R8000 is a serious alternative. In our opinion the new R8000 groupset is simply incredible! Compared to […]

Neatcleats for Shimano, Look, Time and Speedplay – an ‘off-the-wall’ idea?

Sometimes  a moment of clarity, an ‘off-the-wall’ idea or in this case ‘on-the-wall’ or ‘hanging’ – your choice! So, Liam, Hanna, Alistair, Richard and Mike at Neatcleats had this idea that it would be cool to tidy those cycling shoes and and give them a chance to dry out after their adventures. They enjoy cycling in all […]


Lezyne Super GPS Cycle Computer

The Lezyne Super GPS cycle computer is one of the best cycle computers available today – in my opinion! I’ve used Garmin, Bryton and Cateye cycle computers over the years but the Super GPS beats them all. OK, let me back up a bit! I ride sportives in the UK and cyclosportives in Europe. I’m […]