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Cycling News, Reviews, Chat and Ride reports

Articles written during January 2021

Jones H-bar Loop Carbon 35mm

Jones H-bar Loop Carbon in 35.0mm clamp size is launched

The classic Jones H-bar Loop Carbon for 35mm stems is launched. Does this tell you where adventure bikes are going? Read the rest…

Bird Bike Aether 9

I might have bought a new bike… well a frame at least…

I’ve decided now is the time to sell the Jeffsy and buy… a Bird Aether 9! Read the rest…

Specialized Pathfinder Pro 38c tyres

Specialized Pathfinder Pro 700x38c tyre review

A long-term review of Specialized Pathfinder Pro 38c tyres after 2700 miles on my Cannondale Topstone Read the rest…

On-One Inbred geared frame from 2003

On-One Inbred 2003 geometry

A record of the geometry numbers on my original On-One Inbred Read the rest…

2020 A Year in Sport

2020 in miles if not smiles

Every year I like to note my cycling activity on this site as an aide memoire and virus or no virus, this year is no different. Here’s a summary of 2020 from a riding perspective. Read the rest…

Sealskinz knee length waterproof socks

Sealskinz knee length waterproof socks review

The Sealskinz knee length waterproof socks mean I can now ride out in the grimmest conditions with warm dry shins and feet. Read the rest…

Long shadows at Frensham

A Better New Year! (and 2020 in pictures)

Each year we wish people a Happy New Year. While that sentiment holds true, it doesn’t feel quite right as we put 2020 behind us. Read the rest…