Simon Smythe

Thanks to interactive apps, the days of staring at a garage wall are gone; but how much do you need to spend to get the most out of turbo training?

Shimano S-Phyre X glasses

The new S-Phyre X glasses from Shimano, developed with the LottoNL-Jumbo team, have a top half-frame with detachable lower frame bumpers. The other model in the range, the S-Phyre R,…

Miche SWR 50/50

The Italian company has widened its rims in line with the current trend for bigger tyres and the Miche SWR 50/50 wheels have a 17mm internal diameter paired with a…

Blackburn Dayblazer 1100

The brightest of Blackburn's new Dayblazer range has a sleek, chic look and has modes for both day and night riding

Lezyne Lite Drive 800XL

The Lezyne Lite Drive 800XL is a beefed up version of the 700XL that won the 'seeing' lights grouptest in Cycling Weekly last year

dhb Aeron Lab Ultralight waterproof jacket

The dhb Aeron Lab Ultralight waterproof jacket is part of the British brand’s new premium range, launched this summer, dedicated to producing kit that is faster, lighter and more aerodynamic.…

Assos Equipe RS

The Assos Equipe RS is, according to the Swiss brand, the “offspring of our legendary rS.sturmprinz,” the latter being its all-singing (in the rain, naturally) all-dancing wet-weather jacket that costs…

Giant Surge Pro cycling shoes

Giant's flagship shoe, which has an innovative carbon-beam sole and is worn by the Sunweb team in the WorldTour, gets a full makeover

The Proviz REFLECT360 is a commuter backpack that provides amazing reflectivity from all sides whenever a headlight is shone on it

The legendary German waterproof pannier manufacturer Ortlieb brings its instantly recognisable cycle touring tech to this commuter bag with great results

For high pressure, high volume and just sheer physical height, you can't go wrong with the huge Topeak JoeBlow Ace DX

The Japanese component giant has done a nice job of creating a stylish backpack with an urban vibe that is full of surprises

The entry-level track pump in Lezyne's range boasts the same excellent style and functionality but includes some lighter-weight materials to keep the cost down

Shimano Dura-Ace C24 wheels

The Dura-Ace aluminium/carbon climbing wheel has excellent credentials for a lower price than you might expect

Specialized Air Tool HP

The Specialized Air Tool HP is a handsome-looking piece of kit, standing out from the crowd in its ‘Ion’ hi-viz colour way (it’s also available in silver) with a large…

Giant SLR 1 Disc Full Carbon 42 wheels

Giant is now producing wheels that are as good as any currently on the market, with the Sunweb pro team riding the top-level ones as proof. What’s more, as one…

Venn Rev 35 TCC

This 35mm carbon clincher from Taiwanese OEM brand Venn delivers excellent performance at a very competitive price