Gifts Ideas for Cyclists

I have had a few organised people ask for my wish list muttering ‘something cycling related no doubt’ to which I say – yes! I would love a new stem – collective groan – ‘what is a stem’! Therefore I have decided to pull together a cyclists gift list to help the non-lycra wearing friends of ours, and also give you a few ideas too!

Planet X – EC-130E Aero Road Bike

Those of you who have followed me for a while will know I had been looking for something to cater for my 160cm height. Mostly women’s specific bikes. However, the more I looked, the more I realised I needed something a little more bespoke. Enter the catchily named ‘EC-130E’ from Sheffield based Planet X.

Women’s Road Race Bikes

There are far more options on the market now, however, there seems to be an idea that we want girly, ‘safe’ bikes. I have nothing against pink, but really?! I decided to pull together some of my top picks for women’s mid range aero road bikes

Winter Season Round Up

As the Spring Classics have now officially arrived with the likes of Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne – Brussels – Kuurne, now feels like a great chance to have a look through last season and pick out some highlights. Bradford HSBC British Nation Cyclocross Championships. Races were hard won, with strong competition in all categories. …

Women in Cyclocross

Last week’s eventful National Cyclocross Championships in Bradford was full of exciting and action packed races. The field was made up of headstrong and determined women all ready to compete. No matter the odds…or age.