Gear & Bike News

  • Ride Faster With Triathlon Plus at TCR!

    8th February 2011

    Triathlon Plus magazine will be at the TCR Show this weekend with our bike tech expert George Ramelkamp ready to answer your questions. The TCR Show takes place this weekend (Friday 11th – Sunday 13th) at Sandown Racecourse, Surrey, and…

  • 2XU Launch 2011 Range at TCR

    8th February 2011

    Leading triathlon, cycling and running brand 2XU will launch their new range of wetsuits at the TCR Show this weekend. The manufacturers launched their market-changing Project X wetsuit at the show last year and will be showcasing the new range…

  • Free Natural Running Clinic With Newton

    20th January 2011

    Leading running shoe manufacturers Newton are hosting two clinics at Thames Valley Athletics Centre in February, aimed at improving your running technique. There are 50 free places on offer, so register now and avoid disappointment. Hosts Ian Adamson and Mike…

  • 2011 Bikes at the London Bike Show

    16th January 2011

    The London Bike Show (with the Outdoors Show and Boat Show) finishes today at ExCeL in London. Here are some of the sexy beasts we’ve been ogling at the event. First on the ‘Wall of Cool’, the Factor 001, which…

  • First Tri Show of 2011: Sigma Sport

    7th January 2011

    Sigma Sport will be throwing open the doors of their new store in Kingston, Surrey, for the first triathlon show of the year on 5-6 February. The open weekend will give triathletes their first chance to drool over this year’s…

  • First Look: Garmin Edge 800

    18th November 2010

    Lucky old Phil Mosley has been for a ride with the latest in a long line of brilliant bike GPS systems, the Garmin Edge 800. The Edge 800 is Garmin’s latest GPS-enabled bike computer, and we couldn’t wait to get…

  • First Look – Bryton Rider 50 Cycling Computer

    4th November 2010

    Jeff Jones, editor of our sister website bikeradar.com, takes a detailed first look at this impressive GPS cycling computer. Click here for Bryton Sport’s official website The Rider 50 is a market rival to the Garmin Edge 705 and at…

  • First Look – Timex Ironman Global Trainer Watch

    15th October 2010

    With Ironman fever still gripping us all after Kona last weekend, we take a quick look at the very latest offering from Timex. Is it worthy of your cash? £249.99 (without HR belt) www.timexironman.com This new GPS watch from Timex…

  • Kona Bike Count – Cervélo And Profile Design Top The Charts

    13th October 2010

    The results of this year’s Kona Bike Count are beginning to filter through, starting with the bikes and aero bars. The annual Bike Count logs all the equipment used by competitors at the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii. The outcome…

  • Specialized Shiv TT Bike – Increased Availability

    9th October 2010

    Supplies of Specialized’s flagship TT bike the Shiv are set to increase this autumn, after an initial run of only 10 bikes were brought into the UK to coincide with July’s Tour de France. All 10 were snapped up on…