The Summer issue of Cycling Active out now

The Summer 2016 issue of Cycling Active magazine is on sale now at WHSmith, major supermarkets and all good newsagents priced £4.75

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Take a look at just some of the things in this month’s issue…

Event Rides

Manchester to London A 220-mile route from Rapha that’s worthy of the label ‘epic’

Tour o’ the Borders The stunning closed-road sportive in the undiscovered Scottish Borders
New Forest 100 A flat century ride in the national park

Road Tested

Grouptest Aero bikes

Grouptest Women’s-specific endurance bikes

Grouptest Summer tyres with our unique CA watt test
Grouptest lightweight jerseys Seven summer jerseys tested
Grouptest bottle cages Simple yet essential
Grouptest track pumpsStress-free floor pumps
Tech investigates Do you need to worry about wheel weight limits?

Training + Fitness

Riding in the heat Maximise your cycling performance in warmer temperatures
Fitness topic of the month Should you stretch?
Training session How to taper

Nutrition focus Glutamine
Body fat scales How do they measure up to a caliper test?
Burning issue World champion’s bands when you’re not a champ — right or wrong?


Big picture La Marmotte
This month Hot stuff
Software 10 products to wear
Hardware 11 products to use
Five things I’ve learned Marcus Leach and his weight loss success
N+1 Cipo NK 1K

Your Ride Gent-Wevelgem
Most wanted Specialized Sub 6
Great moments Tom Simpson, Isle of Man
Bike maintenance Adjusting your disc brakes
Calendar Dates for your ride diary


Old School Simon Warren battles with his weight
New School Brett Lewis cashes in his BPs (Brownie Points) for PBs

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Cycling Active magazine Summer 2016 issue on sale from June 15th at WHSmith, major supermarkets and all good newsagents priced £4.75