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Cycling News, Reviews, Chat and Ride reports


Bird Aether 9A side viewin raw silver

Bird Aether 9A launched

Bird Bikes round out their Aether platform with the launch of the Aether 9A to compliment the Aether 9C and Aether 7 Read the rest…

Specialized T9 rubber

Weeknotes No. 4 – sticky rubber and handlebars

This week’s notes feature new rubber compounds from Specialized and demo facilities for Canyon and YT in the Surrey Hills Read the rest…

Mountain Rescue Jet Pack

Weeknotes No. 3 – the jet age

This week features jet packs, battery tech and good old fashioned XC hardtails Read the rest…

Campagnolo Ekar groupset 1x13

Weeknotes No. 2 – lucky 13 and feel the steel

This week we have a 1×13 groupset and steel frames galore Read the rest…

Marin Bike DSX flat bar gravel bike

Weeknotes No. 1 – your week in bikes

A weekly round up of cycling news and stories around the web. Read the rest…

Handup stretch black denim shorts

Handup stretch denim jorts

Riding in regular jeans is horrid, but look at these beauties – stretchy denim jorts (cut-off jeans) from Handup that are flexible enough to cycle in. Read the rest…

Shimano SPD sandals and socks SPD501A

This one’s for Dave – Shimano SPD Sandals!

Only one Mole has ever had the right amount of special to rock SPD sandals… Yes, Dave, we are talking about you. Read the rest…

Ibis Cycles Ripmo 2 in grey

Ibis Cycles Ripmo 2 – quiet evolution for 2020

The original Ibis Ripmo wasn’t exactly a slouch, but this one makes me wish I had 3K knocking around for the frame-only option. Read the rest…