Gear & Bike News

  • British Triathlon and Wiggle team up

    18th September 2010

    British Triathlon have announced a new partnership with online retailers Wiggle, and Focus bikes, as part of their new online shop, www.britishtriathlonshop.org. Wiggle, who already sponsor top triathletes including Stuart Hayes, Jodie Stimpson and Emma-Kate Lidbury (pictured), will become the…

  • Nike launches GPS app

    16th September 2010

    A new Apple iPhone app from Nike+ should solve the ‘heavy cover’ problem of GPS speed-and-distance monitors. The app is designed to move from GPS tracking to an accelerometer without missing a beat, so if you run into a built-up…

  • Eurobike 2010: The new black

    10th September 2010

    Shopping for a high-end road or triathlon bike next year? You can have any colour, as long as it’s black… Yes, next year’s bikes are lighter, stiffer, smoother and more aero than ever. But we noticed another theme while dribbling…

  • New: Look Polar Power Meter

    3rd September 2010

    There were plenty of new reasons to remortgage your house at Eurobike 2010, and this new pedal-based power-meter from Look and Polar was top of our list. The two companies have been working together since the start of last year…