Everything tagged with review

Blog post: Helmet review: Limar X-Ride

LIMAR X-Ride £59.99 www.todayscyclist.co.uk The main attractions of the new X-Ride are obvious the moment you stick it on and head out for a ride — it weighs next to nothing (260g) and the fewer, larger vents (16 in total) do a ve...

Blog post: Helmet review: Lazer Oasiz

LAZER Oasiz £99.99 www.madison.co.uk At a penny under 100 quid you’d expect the Oasiz to be jam-packed with original features and indeed it’s even got a specific mount for a headcam. The top ‘wing’ can be interchan...

Blog post: Helmet review: Endura Snype

ENDURA Snype £69.99 www.endura.co.uk Clothing specialist Endura’s first foray into helmet design has clearly been influenced by the demands of its race team — it’s extremely light and offers exceptional airflow. The la...

Blog post: Helmet review: Bern Watts

BERN Watts £50 www.bernunlimited.com Taking its cue from skate-style helmets, the combination of hard plastic outer shell with EPS foam inner (approved to EN1078 standard) means the Watts offers excellent all-round head protection. Luck...

Blog post: Helmet review: Bell Muni

BELL Muni £49.99 www.zyro.co.uk It may be fairly inexpensive but the Muni was instantly comfortable thanks to its really well shaped shell, light padding strips and adjustable TAG system. It sports neat features for commuters too, with ...

Blog post: Book review: Tour de France: Official 100th Race Anniversary Edition

Tour de France: Official 100th Race Anniversary Edition £30Francoise & Serge Laget, Phillipe Cazaban, Gilles Montgermont   Over the last couple of months the office has been beseiged by biographies, guidebooks and glossy hardbac...

Blog post: Product review: Endura Urban Pant cycling trousers

Endura Urban Pant £59.99 www.endura.co.uk   Jeans or trousers that don't scream 'cyclist' have been around for a few years now – we've previously tested items from the likes of Muxu, Rapha, Swrve – but more mainstr...

Blog post: Product review: Superfeet Yellow performance footbeds for sports shoes

Superfeet Yellow insoles£35www.superfeet.co.uk With the success of Team GB at successive Olympics and Wiggo's Tour de France triumph, every man and his dog seems to have heard of Sir David Brailsford's theory on 'marginal gains' — h...

Blog post: Extra £15 million for London's dangerous junctions must be the beginning for safer cycling

An extra £15 million has been announced in the 2012 budget for making London's worst junctions less dangerous for cycling.  Although the extra money is welcome, the figure was described by LCC's campaign officer Charlie Lloyd on the ...