Everything tagged with tyres

Blog post: Checking your bike

SAFETY FIRST: Brakes and Steering Bike are pretty resilient machines, and many will take a lot of abuse before they stop working. However, you must check the steering and brakes on any bike you've not used before. Check the front brake by s...

Blog post: Schwalbe Marathon Deluxe tyres

SCHWALBE Marathon Deluxe £49.99 www.schwalbe.co.uk The Marathon series is widely regarded as the most puncture-proof in the world — a version of the Marathon Plus is used on Boris bikes — as they feature a thick band of rubb...

Blog post: Review: Zefal MT01 Mini Trackpump

Zefal MT01 Mini Trackpump £29.99
www.zyro.co.ukA little too porky to be a proper 'minipump' as such, but not packing the punch of a full-on trackpump either, you might think the MT01 falls awkwardly between two stools. Not so in our opi...

Discussion: 20" x 1.75" schwalbe tyres

beaded; little used; two available. possibly deliverable central london/ LCC Doation to LCC secures. This post expires in 7 days Charles@barraball.com

Blog post: SCHWALBE Durano Plus, £32.99, www.schwalbe.com

We’ve ridden scores of Schwalbe tyres over the years and been variously impressed with their durability, grip and general construction. The Durano Plus is new for 2011 and takes another key aspect of tyre design – puncture resistance...