Category: Review

CYCL Face Guard Anti-Pollution Scarf – Review

CYCL Face Guard Anti-Pollution Scarf – Review CYCL… you may recognise the name. This is the brand behind the innovating “Winglights” – the bicycle indicators that were featured on Dragon’s Den (and, naturally, reviewed on Discerning Cyclist). And now CYCL...

Vulpine Harrington Rain Jacket – Review

Vulpine Harrington Rain Jacket – Review Vulpine absolutely took the urban cycling scene by storm when it launched in 2012 (coincidentally around the same time as Discerning Cyclist). And its popularity grew and grew in the subsequent years with its...

Chrome Industries Mazer Vigil Pack – Review

Chrome Industries Mazer Vigil Pack – Review Ever since I started Discerning Cyclist (over seven years ago now, crikey!), Chrome Industries has always struck me as a brand that just gets urban cycling. They understand that commuters and other city...

Resolute Bay LS2 Reflective Cycling Jacket – Review

Resolute Bay LS2 Reflective Cycling Jacket – Review High-visibility or reflective cycling jackets are seen as a must by safety-conscious cyclists – and rightly so. Fortunately, the days of walking around looking like you’re about to steward a major sporting...

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...

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...

Evoc MacAskill Street Backpack – Review

Evoc MacAskill Street Backpack – Review When it comes to bags, there are many options available to urban cyclists: the messenger bag – as popularised by bike couriers, pannier bags and of course, the good old backpack. While many may...

John Smedley Lundy Pullover Review

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...

Padded Knickers for Lady Cyclists – Bike Nicks Review

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...