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Look's 2016 795 Aerolight ups the ante for a lower price

For 2016, Look’s 795 Aerolight not only gets some key upgrades over the 2015 model, but it’s actually going to be around £2,000 cheaper. Get in. Look’s Zed3 aero crankset features a carbon monobloc construction ADVERTISEMENT Okay, so it will still cost £5,999 (US and Australian prices to be confirmed), but that’s still a massive […]

The hottest riding spots of 2016

Unmissable for 2016: new enduro trails, 50ft jumps and ski-lifts for mountain bikers We say you can never have too much of a good thing, here’s some amazing new British trails coming your way …Continue reading » Source: MBR

Is cycling still the dirty old man of pro sport?

Anyone with a passion for sport will have been dismayed to read this week’s headlines on athletics and its international federation, the IAAF. The World Anti-Doping Agency believes that the IAAF council “could not have been unaware of the extent of doping in athletics” – but should cycling be happy that it’s no longer viewed […]

Hunt wants you to help design the wheels of the future

Got a strong opinions about what works and what doesn’t when it comes to cycling products? Do you have ideas for products or features you wish existed? If you answered yes to both of those, then British wheel company Hunt wants you.  Hunt is on the look out for six riders to form part of […]

A1 Coaching: Smart weekly training for maximum performance

Now you’ve learned about testing your threshold and setting your training zones, what does this mean for your weekly training programme? If used properly it means that you will no longer be riding like the ‘headless chicken’, with no specific purpose or focus. It also means you won’t have to choose between your job, your […]

Easton Heist 30 650b wheelset

The Heists are touted as being ideal for aggressive riders and bikes with up to 160mm (6.3in) of travel. They’re certainly stiff in the turns, and the wide rim bed (30mm internal) gives tyres a squarer profile with a good edge. The wheels are tubeless ready, with factory-fitted rim tape covering the nipple holes in […]

Yeti's women-specific Beti SB5c is primed to paint the trails coral

Yeti created the Beti SB5c to make a splash entry into the women’s-specific mountain bike market, with a high-end carbon-framed trail-ready machine that boasts 140mm of suspension up front, and 127mm at the rear with Yeti’s innovative Switch Infinity suspension system. We’re lucky to have taken delivery of one… Tearing your eyes away from this […]