Cycling Active August 2012

Cycling Active August 2012 issue: Sports bikes from £300-£900; Summer tyres; Cycling sunglasses; Cannondale 29er; MTB skills; Grass roots racing; Spice up your commute; and much, much more!

7 of the best £50 helmets

When you’re out on your bike it makes sense to protect your bonce with a helmet. It makes even more sense to spend less than £50. Combine the two and…

Five months to Istanbul – part three

Peter Baker concludes his epic bike journey from London to Istanbul - despite a nasty encounter with a stinging insect and an extended visit to hospital

Cycling Active Enid Blyton ride, Dorset

To mark the 70th anniversary of the first publication of the Famous Five books a new adventure trail tribute to Enid Blyton has been opened in Dorset

Bikelock Holmes and the hunt for Sir Arthur

CA’s very own Bikelock Holmes and his ever-faithful partner Dr Matson take an invigorating spin through the Home Counties on the trail of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Cycling Active Summer 2012 issue

Cycling Active Summer 2012 issue: Touring bikes big test; summer clothing round-up; Tour de France challenge ride; Eddie the Eagle rides the Olympic road race circuit; GPS systems for bike;…

From Caker to Kovert King

One reader gives his long-term verdict on a bike equipped with Shimano Ultegra electric gears - the Kovert FX Pro

Bike Week logo

Everyday cycling for everyone is the theme of this year's Bike Week, running from June 16-24 2012

If you’re hoping to get fighting fit this year, then cycling is the sport to choose. Thanks to the likes of Sir Bradley Wiggins and last years’ Olympic gold medallists,…

Bike Blenheim Palace sportive

From the Queen’s Jubilee to the Olympic, this summer won’t be short of patriotic opportunities, but we guarantee you won’t find a more wonderfully British day out on your bike…

If you spend most of your time on two wheels dodging traffic and manoeuvring between buses, it’s likely you’re one of many urban cyclists. While we’d all like to get…

7 of the best shoes

Do you want the efficiency of clipless pedalling without feeling like a penguin in tap shoes every time you step off the bike? Read on...

Rides: Winter coasting in Cumbria

A coast around the coastline of Morecambe Bay and surrounding Arnside and Silverdale, offering history, plenty of wildlife and stunning views

QimmiQ sachet

Natural energy gel range from Qimmiq that can by opened one-handed simply by bending it in the middle

Cyclo-cross cyclo-sportive in Duncton, West Sussex, on March 10 with a choice of 40, 60 or 80km routes on and off-road

Adverting feature in association with Holland & Barrett Whether you cycle as a tool for weight loss management, to keep fit and push your body to new levels, or just…

Road Cycling Show to be hosted at Sandown Park, Surrey over 21-22 April 2012 - bikes, demos, advice and more

Sandown Cyclone Sportive

The 2012 Sandown Cyclone Sportive in Surrey will take place on Sunday, April 22, part of the Road Cycling Show to be hosted at Sandown Park, Surrey over 21-22 April