Specialized Allez Elite

The Specialized Allez range consists of great entry level first road bikes and crit racing machines - we explain what's available to help you choose the right model for you

phone mount

We have searched for solutions to riding with your phone, putting together six of the best phone mounts for you to view

evoc saddle bag

The humble saddlebag is one of those items in cycling that really didn’t need to become controversial – but has somehow managed to do so. Like sock length, and the…

best balance bikes

What is are balance bikes? Imagine a small children’s bike, with no cranks or pedals – and you’ve pretty much got a balance bike. Before you ask if you can…

The classic short-sleeved cycling jersey is the staple item of any good cycling wardrobe 
— Rebecca Charlton tests 15 of the finest to see which you should be spending your

The constant march of progressive technology in the bike industry, coupled with the effect of trickle down technology where we see high end innovation appearing on lower priced options, means…

Quality women’s cycling shoes are designed around a female ‘foot last’, with the ultimate goal of providing a comfortable and effective base from which to power the pedal stroke. Using…

Specialized-Ruby-Expert-Gel-Womens-saddle

With the boom in women's cycling in the UK, manufacturers are finally waking up to the fact that female riders have very different needs to their male counterparts.

Our guide to base layers, including long sleeve, short sleeve and sleeveless base layers, as well as what you should look for in terms of fit and materials

Track cycling is all about speed and so the best track bikes need to be aerodynamic, stiff and built to withstand some major forces. We've complied all you need to…

sportive hill spring

Most cyclists know that spring and autumn are the hardest seasons to dress for. In summer, perfection is all about finding a jersey and shorts that combine breathability with comfort and…

For a quick, tasty and convenient on-bike snack, little beats an energy bar. We get stuck into 11 of the best.

When racing, tyre choice can be an important factor: speed, grip and ability to cope with changing conditions all need consideration. Here we look at the best racing tyres

What is a power meter? Do I need a power meter? Which power meter is best for me and what features should I look for and be aware of? All…

B'Twin bikes offer great performance at very competitive prices. The range is big, so here is our guide to help you determine which model will best suit your needs. In…