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Blog post: Madison Stellar jacket

MADISON Stellar £89.99 madison.cc   Madison has upgraded its top commuter jacket to make it more durable yet even more compact; there’s no mesh liner to reduce bulk and it can be folded away neatly in a backpack. It fits wel...

Blog post: DARE2B AEP jacket

DARE2B AEP £70 dare2b.com With design input from 2006 Tour de France winner Oscar Pereiro, the pro roadie sensibilities are immediately obvious. The fit is ‘athletic’, the front is very short, the tail extremely long, while ...

Blog post: Altura Women's Flite jacket

Altura Women’s Flite £70 zyro.co.uk   This is a super lightweight waterproof with an integrated rear pocket, into which the jacket packs away. It lives up to its ‘race fit’ label as the front is cut short, while ...

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign members can get a FREE cycling cap when they order a one of our new jerseys

We've launched exciting new cycling jersey and cap designs, and for the first week we're giving members the opportunity to get a FREE cap with their jersey order. The design of the collection is based around a geometrical pattern created by repea...

Blog post: LCC trustee and Westminster University academic Rachel Aldred highlights the Policy Forum Seminar series

The London Cycling Campaign Policy Forum launched its regular seminar series this week with a packed event attended by around 120 people at Westminster University. Participants flocked to hear Andrew Gilligan, London's new Cycling Commissioner,...

Blog post: Rachel Aldred - Cycling: What Not To Wear?

Rachel Aldred, LCC trustee and transport researcher, on the pressure to dress 'like a cross between Darth Vader and a Christmas Tree'   'Why can't I wear what I want to wear, and it not be weird?' In my work life, I do research into cycl...

Blog post: ANANICHOOLA Kestral, £35, www.ananichoola.co.uk

Anna Glowinski, the brains behind women's cycle fashion outfit AnaNichoola, is a competitive racer across several cycling disciplines, but one who's not afraid to say she wants to keep her hands in good nick. For the summer, she's designed two ...

Blog post: DEFEET Levitator D-logo socks, £13.99, www.defeet.com

These purposed-designed cycling socks are made from a mix of synthetic materials, of which crucially two percent is Spandex, giving them a pleasing fit. Despite being made of plastic, the spun fibres still create a woolly feel, with extra paddin...

Blog post: CRAGHOPPER Endurance Lite, £78, www.craghoppers.com

This 450g waterproof comes with a lifetime guarantee and in black, grey and blue options; it’s a sensibly styled garment for wearing on or off the bike. Considering the price, it’s a little short on features though — there are...

Blog post: SUGOI El Toro jersey, £52, www.sugoi.com

Sugoi may be a Canadian company, with Far East manufacturing, but it isn’t averse to tipping its hat to Spanish sporting culture. This bold print, short-sleeved jersey comes with a 40cm front zip (which isn’t quite the smoothest) and...

Blog post: HELLY HANSEN Pace Single, £26, www.hellyhansen.com

The Pace series is a collection of technical t-shirts and jerseys made using HH Cool, Helly Hansen’s most advanced fabric for high intensity workouts. It can be worn on its own or as a base layer beneath a jersey or midlayer; the seamless ...

Blog post: Muxu Ride Cap, £15, www.muxu.cc

This cap is a stylish and practical item that won't break the bank. It adds useful warmth on cool evenings and also protects you from the summer sun; that central grey stripe is made from vented material, allowing your head to breathe. Muxu&rsqu...

Blog post: MUXU Ride Jeans, £90, www.muxu.cc

A couple of brands have tried ‘riding jeans’ before but fairly unsuccessfully. This pair, made from fine Japanese stretch denim is perhaps the best yet. Other than unbelievably comfy material, there’s triple stitching on the le...

Blog post: MONTANE Slipsteam, £50, www.montane.co.uk

This featherweight 78g gilet is aimed at bikers and other fast-moving adventurers. The ripstop Pertex fabric is supremely breathable, wind resistant and keeps light showers at bay; a more robust Pertex is used on the shoulders and lumbar area, w...

Blog post: POLARIS Bojo, £64.99, www.polaris-apparel.co.uk

Long-time bikewear brand Polaris recently unveiled this urban cycling shoe, aimed squarely at commuters and tourers. It has a fairly robust synthetic suede upper, a PVC heel box for stability and moderately rugged outsole. We found it best suite...