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Blog post: Interview: Chris Boardman MBE

He's won Olympic gold, held world records, worn the yellow jersey at the Tour de France and launched a successful bike brand, but these days Chris Boardman is making headlines for his cycling activism work. He speaks to London Cyclist editor, John...

Blog post: BOARDMAN bottlecage, £35, www.boardmanbikes.com

There’s not too much you can say about waterbottle holders — you simply want them to grip your drinks bottle when the going gets bumpy and not weigh too much. With a full carbon-fibre construction and supplied with two titanium bolts...

Blog post: BOARDMAN Team, £999.99, www.boardmanbikes.com

Like other Boardman road bikes we’ve tested, the 2011 Team defies logic: the sum of the parts adds up to considerably more than the retail price, while the technology and finishing is usually only found on bikes twice as expensive. Not tha...

Blog post: Herne Hill cycle track in south London re-opens with state-of-the-art surface

Herne Hill Velodrome in South London re-opened this week with a new £500,000 state-of-the-art surface paid for by British Cycling, the body that oversees the UK sports cycling. The buildings and track had fallen into disrepair in recent y...

Blog post: BOARDMAN Team Carbon 2010, £999.99, www.boardmanbikes.com

  Those of you who follow product development will know that Boardman — owned by Olympic and triple World Champion, and World Record holder, Chris Boardman MBE — teamed up with Halfords a few years ago to launch a range of...

Blog post: BOARDMAN Pro 2010, £999, www.boardmanbikes.com

As the identically priced stablemate of last issue’s top-rated road bike, this had a hard act to follow — and it’s done a pretty impressive job. Like the rest of the range, the component spec is astonishing, from the RockS...

Blog post: BOARDMAN Comp Fi 2010, £499, www.boardmanbikes.com

This is our first look at the all-new range of women’s-specific bikes from Boardman, which also includes road and mtb models in similarly elegant white livery with pink accents. It’s fair to say that not all our testers appreciated t...

Blog post: Boardman Team Carbon 2010, road bike, £999.99, www.boardmanbikes.com

Those of you who follow product development will know that Boardman — owned by Olympic and triple World Champion, and World Record holder, Chris Boardman MBE — teamed up with Halfords a few years ago to launch a range of bikes. Board...