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Shimano 2018 Gravity Mountain Bike Pedals and Footwear - Ten Things to Know
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Shimano 2018 Gravity Mountain Bike Pedals and Footwear - Ten Things to Know

Three new flat pedals, a new downhill SPD pedal and four new shoes to match. Shimano looks to have a solid grip on the gravity market for 2018...

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The (Dis)Advantages Of Single-Speed Mountain Bikes
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The (Dis)Advantages Of Single-Speed Mountain Bikes

Fancy a new challenge? Single-speed mountain bikes can transform those old trails into something new. We look at the good and bad of running such a bike...

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New 2018 BMC Teammachine SLR01 - Ten Things to Know
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New 2018 BMC Teammachine SLR01 - Ten Things to Know

The descendant from one of the most winning-est bikes in the WorldTour has just been released. Here’s what to know about the 2018 BMC Teammachine SLR...

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Choosing Bike Tyres for Commuting: What to Know
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Choosing Bike Tyres for Commuting: What to Know

Improve your commute simply by selecting the right tyres. We explain what to look for when choosing bike tyres for commuting ...

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New 2018 Trek Session 27.5in & 29er Downhill Bikes - Ten Things to Know
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New 2018 Trek Session 27.5in & 29er Downhill Bikes - Ten Things to Know

One of the most successful downhill race bikes of all time gets a make-over and joins in on the big-wheel debate ...

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What Makes a Women’s Road Bike
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What Makes a Women’s Road Bike

Looking to buy a women's-specific bike? Wondering what makes it gender specific? We take a closer look and provide some answers....

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Urban vs Flat bar vs Hybrid Bikes Explained
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Urban vs Flat bar vs Hybrid Bikes Explained

We summarise and compare the three most common types of recreational road bikes - Urban vs Flat bar vs Hybrid ...

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Road Bike Groupsets: What to Know
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Road Bike Groupsets: What to Know

Before you go upgrading your groupset or seeking a new road bike, read this buyer's guide for everything you need to know...

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The Science of Cycling Socks: Six Things to Know
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The Science of Cycling Socks: Six Things to Know

We’ve put together six things to know about cycling socks, sure to help you up your sock game...

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The Ultimate Indoor Trainer Buyer's Guide
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The Ultimate Indoor Trainer Buyer's Guide

Love or hate them, indoor trainers have surged in popularity due to a rise in technology, realism and social interaction. Here's everything to know about them...

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New Campagnolo Centaur Mechanical Groupset - Ten Things to Know
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New Campagnolo Centaur Mechanical Groupset - Ten Things to Know

New 2018 mechanical groupset from Campagnolo that has other entry-level groupsets firmly in its cross-hairs. Here are the ten things to know...

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Road Bike Accessories: What You Need to Get Started
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Road Bike Accessories: What You Need to Get Started

You've bought the bike. Now what else do you need to purchase to enjoy your riding experience? We outline the basic accessories to enhance your road cycling ...

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How to Upgrade Shimano Dura-Ace 9070 and Ultegra 6870 Di2 to Synchro Shift
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How to Upgrade Shimano Dura-Ace 9070 and Ultegra 6870 Di2 to Synchro Shift

Got Shimano 11-speed Di2 on your road bike? Want it to have the same features as new Dura-Ace R9150? We show you how...

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The Latest Cycling Products found at Sea Otter Classic 2017
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The Latest Cycling Products found at Sea Otter Classic 2017

Here are the highlights from North America's biggest celebration of cycling, the Sea Otter Classic...

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The Ultimate Bicycle Light Buyer's Guide
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The Ultimate Bicycle Light Buyer's Guide

Lux, lumen, beams, bundles and more. We take you through everything you need to know about bicycle lights and how to choose the right ones for you...

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Theft Proof Your Bike - Seven Tips for Keeping Your Ride Secure
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Theft Proof Your Bike - Seven Tips for Keeping Your Ride Secure

Got yourself a new ride? Here are seven handy tips and tricks you can use to keep your unattended bike safe and secure from thieving hands...

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Triathlon Formats Explained
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Triathlon Formats Explained

We explain what a triathlon is and provide a great insight into the various triathlon formats and how they came to be...

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Choosing Bike Fenders: What to know
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Choosing Bike Fenders: What to know

Looking to keep clean and stay dry on the bike this winter? We've put together all you need to know about choosing bicycle fenders....

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