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  • See.Sense ICON+ – Front Light Review

    By saferrider on November 14, 2016
    We were really impressed when we reviewed the ICON rear light earlier this year, so we were looking forward to trying out the the new front light to see how it matched up. The ICON+ is an upgrade on the original ICON which contained an impressive 2 x 160 lumen LED's
  • A guide to buying bike lights this winter

    By saferrider on October 31, 2016
    The clocks have gone back and the nights are now drawing in, so it's time to dig out your bike lights because you're going to be needing them! Aside from the fact it's the law in the UK to use lights after dark, they're also a big safety feature on the roads even during the daylight hours at this time of year when it can be cloudy, grey or even foggy, and visibility isn't at its best.
  • Tour de France 2016 – A look at the favourites

    By richard.owen on July 4, 2016
    With the Tour de France now underway, we're taking a look at the favourites for this years race to see if there are any riders out there who can challenge Chris Froome and Team Sky for the most prestigious prize in world cycling.
  • Tour de France – Where it all began..

    By richard.owen on June 15, 2016
    The Tour de France was first organised in 1903 and along with the Giro d'Italia and Vuelta a Espana they make up cycling's prestigious three week long Grand Tours, with the Tour de France the oldest and widely considered the most prestigious. The modern Tour de France consists of 21 day-long stages, over a 23 day period and covers around 3500 kilometres.
  • Tour de France 2016 – Preview

    By richard.owen on June 2, 2016
    On Saturday, July 2nd, the 2016 Tour de France, its 103rd edition, leaves from Mont Saint-Michel, the picturesque island just offshore in Normandy. The region has hosted the Tour the France 23 times, but this is the first ever Grand Départ to take place here.
  • Congestion charging gets more people on bikes, claims study

    By richard.owen on May 9, 2016
    A new report has claimed that congestion charging is an important way to get more people on their bikes. The report 'Congestion charges and cycling', from the European Cyclists' Federation (ECF), claims that investment from the revenues of congestion charging into sustainable transport plans, particularly cycling, can help get cities moving.
  • Motor Doping..how real is this threat to cycling?

    By richard.owen on May 6, 2016
    ‘Motor doping’, ‘mechnical doping’ or ‘technological doping’. Is it widespread? Or just an urban myth? Well we know for sure that the latter is now false.
  • See.Sense ICON – Rear Light Review

    By saferrider on April 19, 2016
    We were pretty impressed when we originally came across See.Sense and their first set of bike lights. The new ICON lights have a range of cool new features, along with a few tweaks and improvements upon the original design.
  • London Bike Show 2016 – The Highlights

    By on February 15, 2016
    So having spent a day loitering around the halls of the Excel Arena for the 2016 edition of the London Bike show, what did we find that was really worth paying attention to?
  • Looking Forward to London

    By saferrider on January 18, 2016