Author: Pete Reynolds

Biking to Work Pants: What to Look For [GUIDE]

If you want to cycle comfortable, getting your legwear right is your most vital clothing consideration. After all, it’s your legs that are doing all of the work. That’s the reason why I’ve written extensive guides on the best trousers...

Why Are Bikes So Expensive? [EXPLAINED]

If you have been looking at buying a new bike you might have found yourself wondering why some are so expensive. While for most basic bikes the price can be quite reasonable factors like specialist parts, construction materials, brand and...

Best Folding E-Bikes [Top 10 in 2022]

Folding bikes are incredibly convenient. Whether you require a multi-modal journey (i.e. travelling by train or car and then completing the final stage by bike) or you just want a bicycle that is easy to store, a folding bike can...

Best Urban E-Bikes [Top 7 for City Commuting]

We’re in the midst of an electric bike revolution. No, e-bikes aren’t “lazy” or “cheating”. Electric bikes are making cycling more accessible than ever. Whether you’re young, old, fat or thin. Pretty much anyone can ride an electric bike and...

Discerning Cyclist Exclusive: 15% OFF AT DUER

For years, DUER has been one of my favourite activewear brands. I’ve covered them a tonne and even ranked them in the top 12 urban cycling brands – despite not actually being a “cycling brand” per se. Anyway, I’m delighted...

DUER Live Free Adventure Pant – Review

When it comes to commuting by bike, the most important piece of attire to consider is undoubtedly your pants (or shorts). After all, when you’re pedalling away, it’s your legs that are doing all the work. So having a comfy...

Rapha Reflective Travel Backpack [Review]

Rapha is one of those brands that, every now and then, creates a product so damn beautiful that you can’t help but admit that you actually fancy it and would consider settling down with it to raise a family. Or...

Plus Bike vs Fat Bike: Differences + Advantages Explained

If you enjoy adventuring into the wilderness and living that #outdoorsisfree life then you’ll have seen the plus bikes and fat bikes rolling around your local outdoor spaces. Unlike the conventional cross country bike that’s been around since the 90’s,...

What Are Fat Bikes? [Pros + Cons Explained]

If you’ve seen a bike that had such big tyres that you had to give it a double-take, the chances are that you saw a fat bike (AKA a “fat tire bike”). And although fat tyre bikes have been around...


1. 🪖Fend ONE Folding Helmet
A folding helmet that actually looks good.

2. 🧥Helly Hansen Hooded Rain Jacket
Stay dry in style.

3. 🧴Muc-Off Ultimate Bicycle Cleaning Kit
Keep your bike feeling brand new.

4. 👖DUER-All Weather Jeans
Waterproof cycling jeans. Seriously.

5. 🎒Rapha Reflective Backpack
A beautiful backpack that you can't miss.