13 reasons to ride on the road

13 reasons to ride on the road

The road-bike scene is just as full of veterans as it is beginners. There are sportives almost all-year round up and down the UK that cater for all abilities, and road cycling clubs — once the preserve of hardcore racers — now actively welcome beginner members, offering shorter alternatives to the Sunday morning 60-miler. So whether you’re a complete newbie, are dusting off your old bike after time off, or are just looking to take your riding to the next level, there’s never been a better time to pull on the Lycra and get cycling. We look at the top reasons why life is great on the road. Best bike: our buyer's guide to which bicycle type you should buy in 2018 Best road bike: how to choose the right one for you Best mountain bike: the ultimate buyer's guide Best hybrid bikes: a buyer's guide to find what you ...

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