• Buying guides
    Cycling and hiking winter jackets, winter coats, Gore-Tex, Primaloft, Polartec
    02 Mar 2019
    If you’re a cyclist, runner, hiker, fast-packer, or triathlete searching for rain jackets or all-weather layers, you may be feeling a little wet behind the ears given the current deluge of baffling jargon accompanying modern products.
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    Road bike buying guide
    07 Feb 2019
    When it comes to speed, style and efficiency, a road bike is hard to beat - our road bike buying guide will explore the many options and types of road bike you can purchase - saddle up and get ready to find your next dream bike!
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    Rear derailleurs buying guide
    21 Dec 2018
    A rear derailleur (often referred to as a 'rear mech') is the mechanism that moves the chain from cog-to-cog on the cassette at the rear of the bike. The right hand gear shifter on the handlebars pulls a cable (or uses electronic signals) to move the derailleur, which in-turn moves the chain onto the appropriate cog on the cassette.
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    Bike cleaner and lubricant guide
    21 Dec 2018
    Maintaining your bike is an important part of owning it. Keeping your bike clean is a great start; but you have to make sure it's sufficiently lubricated and cared for too. This helps your bike work better, smoother and more efficiently.
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    Kids bike buying guide
    27 Nov 2018
    Kids love bikes, it’s as simple as that. The bicycle has always been the preferred mode of transportation for kids; it fuels their imagination and allows them to roam, discover and appreciate their environment.
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    Waterproof jackets buying guide
    21 Nov 2018
    Waterproof jackets explained At Wiggle we have a vast array of cycling specific jackets, including windproof jackets, gilets and waterproof jackets. The later is our focus in this guide; jackets that are designed to keep you dry and comfortable whilst you are out on the road or trails. Waterproof jackets can vary significantly in design and...
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    How to convert your wheel to tubeless
    20 Oct 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    The purpose of this guide is to show you how I made my non tubeless wheels become tubeless. It is not the manufacturers correct way of running tubeless tyres and is in fact a Ghetto (cheaper alternative) to run tubeless tyres on standard equipment. The first thing you need to do is...
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    How To Boost Visibility In Style
    20 Oct 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Whether you’re commuting, chasing a PB, or just out for a cruise, it’s important to remain visible while out on a bike. There are many options available to stay safe while out on the road but not all of them are pretty and not all of them are convenient. Here’s our guide to stylish and functional light solutions. The importance...
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    A bike light attached to handlebars
    16 Aug 2018
    Why should I try night riding? Night riding is so much more than just riding your bike at night. Not only will it enable you to keep riding in the evenings when the daylight is depleted, but it can also add a whole new dimension to the trails and routes that you would normally ride... that twisty singletrack will become a series of heart pumping...
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    Cycle tights buying guide
    21 Jul 2018
    Cycling tights are a great way to keep your lower body at a good temperature, optimal for your performance, comfort and enjoyment. In this guide we'll take a look at what tights would be best for your riding.

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