Tech of the Month October: New Roval Rapide CL II and HED Jet 180 wheels, fresh Turbo tyres from Specialized, Outdoor Vs Indoor winter training and Factor's Ostro Gravel bike

We discuss the merits of winter training indoors and out as well as looking at a new line up of road tyres from Specialized

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This month we ponder is winter training over as we once knew it? Given the improvements to indoor training tech, from the turbo trainers to the virtual apps, is there any longer a reason to get cold and wet as you log your winter miles? Let’s just say opinions are divided! 

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Luke Friend has worked as a writer, editor and copywriter for twenty five years. Across books, magazines and websites, he's covered a broad range of topics for a range of clients including Major League Baseball, the National Trust and the NHS. He has an MA in Professional Writing from Falmouth University and is a qualified bicycle mechanic. He has been a cycling enthusiast from an early age, partly due to watching the Tour de France on TV. He's a keen follower of bike racing to this day as well as a regular road and gravel rider.