Stylish clothes perfect for cycling

Get Back on the Trail by Cycling in Poland

If you are planning a European holiday to get back into the saddle, recent upgrades to the biking infrastructure have made Poland a perfect destination. It’s also the birthplace of Rafal Majka and Maja Wloszczowska, two names synonymous with cycling...

John Smedley Lundy Pullover Review

Do you ever come across a piece of clothing that you just love? Well, that’s exactly how I feel about the John Smedley Lundy pullover. To me, it is perfect. Now, I realise that in any good product review you...

How Do You Fancy a Virtual Bike Ride?

Just a few months ago, this site touched on the idea of cycling in autumn, specifically pointing to some outfitting ideas that can keep you comfortable in cooling (or wet) weather. Generally, it’s a good idea for any avid cyclist...

What is Cycling in Liverpool Really Like?

Having done several “Cycling in…” posts over the years on Discerning Cyclist, it came to my attention that I’ve never done one for my hometown: Liverpool. So just how does Liverpool stack up as a cycling city? Is it safe?...

9 Great Stocking-Filler Presents for Cyclists for under £20

Stuck on finding some small Christmas gifts for the cyclist in your life? Need Secret Santa ideas for cyclists? Or maybe just looking to treat yourself this year (hell, why not)? Check out our stocking-filler Xmas present ideas for cyclists...

Is This the Best Black Friday Deal for Urban Cyclists?

The world’s gone mad. Shopping mad. But hey, if you want to find a bargain, there’s probably no better day than Black Friday. However, most places use Black Friday as a disguise for flogging off their stock dregs or merely...

Padded Knickers for Lady Cyclists – Bike Nicks Review

There’s nothing worse than uncomfortable underwear on a long bike ride. Some people opt for padded shorts, some go for generic cycling shorts, while others opt for their regular undies. But there’s a real lack of good-looking sporty underwear out...

Behind the Scenes at Rapha’s London Office and Shop

Upon arriving outside Rapha’s headquarters at 18 Imperial Works in north London, I was very surprised to not see a single bicycle parked up outside. Not one. Maybe Rapha’s 120-plus employees weren’t avid cyclists after all? How wrong I was....

Report: The UK’s Pothole Problem

Potholes in the UK are becoming more common on our roads and can sometimes take months until they’re fixed by the council. Potholes are especially problematic for cyclists, and if the results of this new report by the RAC are...

Mad about cycling? Then you’ll love these t-shirts

How much do you love cycling? Is your hallway littered with bicycles? Do you have dodgy tanlines and no bodily hair? Do your thighs tingle at the thought of brutal ascents? If so, you’re gonna bloomin’ love t-lab’s range of...

Resolute Bay Made a Rain Jacket and It’s Mega

Resolute Bay have been producing great cycling jeans with reflective detailing since launching in 2015, and now they’re expanding their product range – starting with a rain jacket. The LS1 Rain Jacket is no normal waterproof cycling jacket though. Oh...

Behind the Scenes at Huez Clothing

Nestled between Palace Lambeth Gardens and Royal Street, you’d have no idea that you were just a short walk from the tourist and political hustle and bustle of Westminster in Old Paradise Yard – the home of Huez Clothing. Finding...