Cycling Active November 2013Autumn is coming: Get ready for the season ahead with the latest issue of Cycling Active magazine, packed full of product reviews, fitness tips, great advice and inspirational features.

Cycling Active November 2013 issue is on sale now at WHSmith, major supermarkets and all good newsagents priced £3.99

Contents

BIG READS
Autumn style: An alternative take on cycling fashion
Magical gains: Become a better bike rider with just a little effort!
Wild ride: Chris and Andy go wild in Northumberland

TECH
First rides: Orange, Beg and Tern
Bar tape: Get a grip — and a welcome makeover
Hybrids: Who wins between Charge and Orbea?
Sports bras: Seven of the best put to the test
Longtermers: The penultimate report for 2013

FITNESS
Effort gauge: A training plan for better climbing
Challenge: Three raw novices get set for a week-long ride across Europe
RiTMO explained: How social networking could help to improve your cycling
My first TT: Racing against the clock
Nail it! How to conquer those hills

ESCAPE!
Daily riding: Laura Laker meets Cambridge commuters
Bourneville: Towpaths and city escapes
Anglesey: The Welsh island of wonder
Leith Hill: CA visits the great Surrey climb
Hitchin: Hertfordshire’s secret cycling haven

REGULARS
Cafe: Hot off the press comment, news and products
Ride to live: Straight-talking bike designer Mike Burrows
Spoken word Adam Holder shares his cycling retreat
In depth:  Specialist social networks just for cyclists? Yes please!
My ride mates: Jason Wells and the Tunnel Hill Trolls
Letters: Thankful praise, froth and bluster; it’s your letters
Calendar: The events season is not over yet — check it out!
Autumn rides: Overcoming the fear of the velodrome

Cycling Active magazine November 2013 issue is on sale now at WHSmith, major supermarkets and all good newsagents priced £3.99

Cycling Active is also available for the iPad via the Apple iTunes store