Specialized add more affordable Creo Comp e-road and Creo Comp Evo e-gravel models to their Creo range
If the huge £10,999 price tag of the S-Works Creo launched back in July was beyond your budget, you'll be glad to know these two new models are slightly more affordable at £5,499 each
Touring across Europe: Part 2 - Slovenia and Austria
On her ride across Europe from Croatia to Belgium, Emma Sliversides finds gravel in Slovenia and quiet roads in Austria
Hunt 4 Season Gravel Disc X-Wide Wheelset
Perfect rim width to work with gravel tyres, plus they are tough, stiff, great to ride on and a bargain 9/10
The best frame pumps for road and gravel: Silca vs Zefal vs Topeak
My recent search for the best mini pump was met by many people asking me to do the same for frame pumps. Well before mini pumps became available and were the common pick, frame pumps ruled the roost. These were most popular when steel frames were the norm, and the pumps would sit perfectly parallel … The post The best frame pumps for road and gravel: Silca vs Zefal vs Topeak appeared first on CyclingTips .
A gravel adventure in the wilderness of mid-Wales
John Whitney find Wales’s wild Cambrian Mountains to be the ideal backdrop for a gravel bikepacking trip
Carrera Crossroad e-road bike review
Joseph Delves Monday, November 18, 2019 - 16:02 If you want an electric racer on a budget there’s little reason not to make it the 'first' sub-£1000 e-road bike from Halfords 4.5 / 5 £1,000 Halfords claims its new Carrera Crossroad is the cheapest electric road bike available, and the first to go sub-£1,000, if only by a penny. Scraping in under most employer’s Cycle to Work scheme limit, we got one in to see how it scored. First impressions Getting the Carrera Crossroad out of the box is something of a lift-with-your-legs-and-not-your-back job. At 18.9kg, it’s not light, although by e-bike standards it’s not actually too bad. The more snobbish members of the Cyclist team were also somewhat disparaging of its clunky looks. However, a bit like getting your dad to take off his reading specs and hold the phone slightly further away before uploading a new Plenty of ...
Tailfin’s new AeroPack adds stability and easy-access over seat packs
Tailfin, the creators of the unique T1 pannier rack designed to fit regular road bikes (without provisions for racks) have launched a wholly new product range, one that’s designed to fit an even wider variety of bikes, offer more customisation options, and add plenty of stability over more conventional large seat packs. Initially launched on … The post Tailfin’s new AeroPack adds stability and easy-access over seat packs appeared first on CyclingTips .
Ten products I loved in 2019: James Huang
There’s a saying about time passing that goes through my head on repeat. “Life is like a roll of toilet paper; the paper comes out at the same speed, but the core keeps spinning faster and faster” … or something to that effect. I’m now well into my mid-40s, and that cardboard tube is starting … The post Ten products I loved in 2019: James Huang appeared first on CyclingTips .
First Look: Liv Brava SLR women's gravel and cyclocross bike
'Cross bike turns its wheel to gravel
How a schedule headache helped the Leadville 100 and SBT GRVL launch “LeadBoat”
When the Leadville 100 MTB and SBT GRVL races were scheduled on back-to-back days, organizers decided to create a new endurance event called the LeadBoat Challenge. Read the full article at How a schedule headache helped the Leadville 100 and SBT GRVL launch “LeadBoat” on VeloNews.com .
Canyon's radical Grail CF SL 8.0 arrives for testing - with Di2 shifting, no less
Twice the handlebars, twice the gravel fun?
A snazzy POC helmet, the new Conti gravel tyres, and the seriously flashy Specialized Turbo Creo SL Expert
This week’s First Look Friday has officially landed
Decathlon Summer of Cycling winner is back in business on gravel
After a painful commuting crash last winter, Ben Riddle has rediscovered his confidence for riding his bike by throwing himself into something totally new: gravel cycling
The best Evans Cycles deals for Black Friday 2019 (UK only)
Massive Black Friday savings on Castelli, Genesis, Giro, Kask, and SealSkinz and more
Five stunning, money no object superbikes
2020 looks set to be a cracking year for superbikes
The WorldTour can wait for rising star Tom Pidcock
20-year-old multi-discipline star forgoes a shot at the WorldTour in 2020 in favor of challenging for 'cross worlds while also racing road, gravel and mountain bike. Read the full article at The WorldTour can wait for rising star Tom Pidcock on VeloNews.com .
VN Podcast: Stetina chooses gravel; Patrick Redford on covering cycling for Deadspin
We discuss Peter Stetina's decision to race gravel instead of WorldTour road; plus, writer Patrick Redford talks about covering cycling for Deadspin. Read the full article at VN Podcast: Stetina chooses gravel; Patrick Redford on covering cycling for Deadspin on VeloNews.com .
Sage Titanium unveil brand new gravel bike, the Storm King
New titanium gravel bike from US brand
Is the UCI about to launch gravel Gran Fondo series for 2020?
Rumours of UCI sanctioned worldwide gravel racing series
Ten products I loved in 2019: Dave Rome
Gosh, has it really been a year since I last wrote one of these? As expected, 2019 was the year of disc-equipped racing bikes, gravel bikes that blur the line with what an MTB does better, and the if-it-doesn’t-have-a-motor-or-connect-to-a-TV-it’s-dirt movement. However, amongst the obvious industry-led trends, there are also a number of products that stood … The post Ten products I loved in 2019: Dave Rome appeared first on CyclingTips .