Reviewed - Bontrager Velocis Helmet

1st December 2017


    Reviewed   Bontrager Velocis Helmet      If you’ve been watching Alberto Contador during the Tour you would’ve seen his new lid, along with the rest of the Trek-Segafredo team. This is the new Bontrager Velocis helmet. The new Velocis is more &... read more

Reviewed - Enve SES 4.5 AR Disc

6th November 2017


    Enve don’t like building race day wheels. Their goal is to make light, fast, strong wheels that can be ridden every day with as little maintenance as possible. The SES 4.5 AR is a wheel designed to embody those traits. The details are all in the name, which stands for Smart Env... read more


6th September 2017


  QUOC PHAM NIGHT SHOES REVIEW    The laces are striking, the shape is elegant and these shoes have an old school flair - you know, the era that was filled with leather shoes and hard men races. The Night shoes honour that era but are thankfully made with modern materials; a pat... read more

Scicon Aerocomfort 3.0 TSA Travel Bag

19th July 2017


Scicon Aerocomfort 3.0 TSA Travel Bag Review    I’ve mostly just used a cardboard bike box for travelling with my bike overseas. Sure it probably won’t last much more than the return leg and it’s a bit of faff and takes a bit of time to pack down here then build up t... read more

Cervelo S3 Disc Review

30th June 2017


CERVELO S3 DISC - WORKHORSE UNLEASHED  WORDS: ROBIN PAGE  IMAGES: CAMERON MACKENZIE    Cervelo’s S3 has been a long-standing member of the company’s range. A hybrid between the Classics oriented R3 and the Aggressively Aero S5, making a bike they claim is built ... read more

Shimano Dura-Ace R9150 Di2 Groupset Review

31st May 2017


The 9150 Dura-Ace group set has the typical sleek design as we’ve seen in previous years. Some key differences are integrated thumb shifters on the hoods to control the rear derailleur, an updated rear derailleur design and rim brake callipers featuring ‘Booster Bridge’ and SLR-EV ... read more

Giro VR90 Shoes Review

31st May 2017


Let’s face it, we are all doing a lot more riding of the rough stuff nowadays and while the bike sales people are always pedalling parts to add some venture to our new adventures sometimes you’ve just got to think outside the box and see what’s best for you.   Me, I was gett... read more

Apidura Pack Review

26th May 2017


If you’ve every thought about a multi-day adventure ride than bikepacking is the simplist solution. Bikepacking is essentially rackless luggage systems without didicated racks. The benefit with these systems is they’re super light, fast and can be fitted to any bike. Pack your overnight ... read more

Rapha Women's Windblock Brevet Jersey Review

17th May 2017


Imagine having one jersey that covers multiple purposes. Rapha, as always, has pulled this off with finesse. There’s no need to layer up or sacrifice food or tools to squeeze in a gilet with this jersey – it’s the ultimate multitasker.     Made with merino wool - the... read more

Trek Domane SLR 6 Disc Review

21st April 2017


Over recent years, the Trek Domane has built a wellearned reputation as a comfortable ‘endurance’ bike that’s equally at home in a race environment. However, Trek’s engineers – with a bit of help from ‘Spartacus’ - have now taken the 2017 model’s abili... read more