Fresh threads from Shimano: S-PHYRE
Not content with launching their latest 9100 series groupset, or even their Urban clothing range, Shimano are now taking strides into performance wear this summer, with the launch of their S-PHYRE aero kit Marco Zaja, Shimano Europe Deputy Director Softgoods: “S-PHYRE is the newest expression of our passion for leading, using everything we know about … Continue reading Fresh threads from Shimano: S-PHYREContinue Reading
Win Anthony Oram Mugs worth £50!
For some reason my wife doesn’t want these lovely mugs by Anthony Oram in the cupboard, so I’m giving them away to a newsletter subscriber! I send out a roundup email roughly every 6 weeks, so there’s no danger of spam! They’ve never been used, and are still in their original wrapping! *subscribe to enter … Continue reading Win Anthony Oram Mugs worth £50!Continue Reading
Transcontinental Video from PEdALED
Fresh from clothing firm, and new Condor-JLT team sponsor, PEdALED, this film follows their rider Jacopo on his journey across the continent. I’d come across Jacopo the previous year when he was riding in a pair, and in 2016 he headed off solo. Enjoy! In the summer of 2016, riders from 36 different nations left from the legendary … Continue reading Transcontinental Video from PEdALEDContinue Reading
Festive 500: and why YES!
It’s easy to be cynical about Rapha’s Festive 500, after all, do we really need a clothing brand to get us out cycling at Christmas time? Is it strictly necessary to measure and track every metre to get a digital badge and a sew-on patch? For a great many people it’s nothing but an exploitative … Continue reading Festive 500: and why YES!Continue Reading
Channeling their inner Bannister and Hillary (Sir Edmund, not Clinton), Nike have gone full gas on breaking the 2hr barrier for the marathon. Assembling a team of athletes and scientists they are looking to push the boundaries of what’s considered possible with the human body. It’s a staggering challenge, to knock one of the most … Continue reading Nike: Breaking2Continue Reading
Family friendly volunteering!
I get a bunch of press releases sent to me, and 99% get ditched as they are not that interesting to me, but this piqued my interest! With a small family of my own the idea of using our holiday time to help others is appealing, and if the boys can learn about other people, … Continue reading Family friendly volunteering!Continue Reading