Author: Pete Reynolds

Osloh Bicycle Traffic Jean – Review

Osloh Bicycle Traffic Jean – Review I have never seen a pair of jeans with so many pockets as the Osloh Traffic Trouser. It’s bonkers. There are three pockets on the rear, four on the front and even one on...

What Can the UK Learn from Europe’s Best Cycling Cities?

What Can the UK Learn from Europe’s Best Cycling Cities? Many of us improve our daily commute through the option of cycling. It requires less maintenance than driving a car, it allows for more route options, it gives us a...

Best Waterproof Cycling Overtrousers Under £50

Best Waterproof Cycling Overtrousers Under £50 Winter’s coming… again. Every bloody year, eh? For me, and probably most Brits, winter means rain. Drizzle mostly, but sometimes you get that awful heavy stuff too. And while nice-looking water-resistant cycling trousers may...

Louri Bike Straps – Review

Louri Bike Straps – Review If you want to carry small practical things on your ride, such as pumps, inner tubes or even bottles – but hate riding with bags or stuffed pockets – the Louri bike straps may well...

How to Ride a Bike: For Adults, Kids and Dogs [TIPS + VIDEOS]

How to Ride a Bike: For Adults, Kids and Dogs [TIPS + VIDEOS] Life can’t half be complicated sometimes. Tax returns. Starting gym memberships. Cancelling gym memberships. Ikea flatpacks. Roadworks. Traffic jams. Car insurance. Urgh. And that’s why riding a...

Why Mandatory Bicycle Helmets Laws DON’T Make Cyclists Safer

Why Mandatory Bicycle Helmets Laws DON’T Make Cyclists Safer It may seem counter-intuitive but forcing people to wear a helmet when cycling doesn’t improve the safety of cyclists. But why? Surely extra protection around your most important organ can only...

8 Top Tips for Planning a Cycling Holiday

8 Top Tips for Planning a Cycling Holiday A cycling holiday, whether in the UK or abroad, is a great way to travel and see the countryside at your own pace. But it takes some planning and a good deal...

How to Cycle Safely on Roads

How to Cycle Safely on Roads Many more people are seeing cycling as a viable form of daily transport rather than just a weekend pastime. Environmental issues, the ever-increasing number of the overweight and obese and the need to take...