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What Does Cycling Do to Your Body?

What Does Cycling Do to Your Body? Almost any repeated exercise makes both physiological and mental changes. Commuting by bike is no exception. I am sure we are all more mindful now than ever of World Health Organisation (WHO) guidance....

Cycling Lifestyle Survey: Win a £100 Rapha Voucher

Cycling Lifestyle Survey: Win a £100 Rapha Voucher Complete our short cycling survey below and you could win a £100 Rapha voucher. The winner will be notified by email on 1st September 2020. This survey is now closed.

How to Make Fabric Waterproof for Cycling?

How to Make Fabric Waterproof for Cycling? So, you’ve managed to find the perfect bike and you instantly take to the roads to check out how it performs. On a summer’s day, riding a new bike can be up there...

Why Has Coronavirus Caused a Cycling Boom?

Why Has Coronavirus Caused a Cycling Boom? Nothing since arguably the Second World War has brought the entire planet, or certainly Europe, to such a standstill. At the time of writing, COVID-19 / coronavirus has claimed the lives of almost...

Isobaa Merino 260 Lounge Hoodie – Review

Isobaa Merino 260 Lounge Hoodie – Review Isobaa came to my attention at the end of 2019 and I was left with a very good impression after trying out their baffled jacket and merino wool half-zip hoodie. Neither item was...

EXCLUSIVE: £70 Off the Resolute Bay Reflective Cycling Jacket

EXCLUSIVE: £70 Off the Resolute Bay Reflective Cycling Jacket I’ve been a long-term fan of Resolute Bay (check out the jeans review I did from 2016 for evidence of that). So, I’m absolute buzzing to announced Discerning Cyclist has partnered...

Time-Proven Clothing Tips for Commuting During Winter

Time-Proven Clothing Tips for Commuting During Winter Smart clothing is more important for cyclists who travel regardless of any weather concern. Be it a chilly breeze, blizzard, or winter rain, we need extra protection, so we’ve rounded up the best...

This is the Most Expensive Bicycle in the World

This is the Most Expensive Bicycle in the World The most expensive bike in the world, according to the Guinness Book Of World Records, is the beautifully titled Butterfly Bike, named so by its creator, British artist, Damien Hirst. The...

5 of the Best Urban Cycling Shoes for City Commuting

5 of the Best Urban Cycling Shoes for City Commuting First thing’s first, this post isn’t about ‘sporty cycling shoes’. Some may be useful for more than just cycling, but this list is the best ‘everyday’ city cycling shoes that...