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Product Reviews

Chamois Cream - Her' Butter yourself up

  • 31st October 2015

I think a lot of beginner cyclists possibly learn the “chamois cream” lesson the hard way! Believe me a good pair of padded shorts are a necessary best friend on a long bike ride or if you are cycling regularly… …but your BFF (Best Friend Forever) is a lovely tub of chamois cream. Learning how to use clipless pedals often involves falling off a few times. You only need to learn the importance of chamois cream by forgetting to apply and heading out on a...

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Cannondale Super X

  • 14th September 2015
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What an amazing bike for a brilliant price point in 2015 specification. I must start this review with a confession, ever since I rode my first Aluminium F600 Cannondale MTB I fell in love with the brand. The quality and design innovation they brought to the market place was second to none. Cannondale brand might not carry the same romantic history of Italian brands such as Colnago, Pinarello or Bianchi but neither do they carry the over inflated prices. But in their own way they...

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Garmin / Strava Live segments

  • 6th September 2015
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After months of looking forward to testing out the latest Garmin/Strava software, I got to test it out today up in North Wales on a short trip to see the outlaws. Chris Bonner, who I aptly named 'Dr Garmin', got it set up remotely for me and talked me through how to 'load' specific targeted segments onto it. It then informed me when I was close to the start (see image below) and kept me informed of my progress. Two attempts at one of my preloaded segments saw me bag the KOM, which I...

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