• Buying guides
    What makes the ultimate winter cycling kit?
    30 Apr 2019
    At the time of year when the days are darker and the evenings even longer, being seen is even more of a concern for cyclists on the road. Traditional hi-viz cycle clothing has traditionally been known to be slightly too garish for some…which is why the updated dhb FLT collection is a refreshing option this season. It not only looks and...
  • How to guides
    Sidi Cycling Shoes Fitting Guide
    30 Mar 2019
    SIDI is consistently one of the best-selling cycling shoe brands for Wiggle and is a favourite of many riders in the pro peloton. If you get a pair that fit correctly, you will experience a superb level of comfort and performance.
  • Buying guides
    Strade Bianche
    26 Mar 2019 / Tim Wiggins
    The season openers - 'The Spring Classics', are predictably unpredictable. There will be wind and rain, there will be snow and mud; then combine that with cobbles, gravel and gradients, and you'll see mechanicals, abandonments, frozen riders and beaten-up bikes. It is a challenging start to the year. After riding the Strade Bianche Grand Fondo in testing conditions this spring, Tim Wiggins outlines the kit that he recommends for wet and cold, extreme weather cycling.
  • Buying guides
    Mountain bike tyres buying guide
    08 Mar 2019
    Our mountain bike tyre guide will take you through the various tyre options so you can corner with confidence...
  • 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.
  • How to guides
    how to get your partner cycling
    27 Feb 2019
    Sharing your love of cycling with your partner can be an amazing experience. Fact. However if you are at the start of that journey, and your beloved doesn't yet ride, then there are a few potential pitfalls to consider…
  • Buying guides
    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!
  • How to guides
    How to air travel with your bike
    03 Jan 2019
    The first question you should ask yourself before travelling with a bike, is which level of protection is required to protect it from damage on air travel? We have some answers for you!
  • Training guides
    image of trigger point foam roller being used by woman
    02 Jan 2019
    It's no secret that foam rollers are one of the most diverse and effective recovery and conditioning tools out there. In this guide we consider the numerous benefits and explain a few basic exercises that could help you as a cyclist or runner.
  • Buying guides
    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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