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  • Mavic Zxellium SLR Pedal Review

    5th March 2014

    Mavic’s Zxellium SLR pedals tested, rated and reviewed Mavic Zxellium SLR £130 mavic.com Mavic’s Zxellium pedal range is remarkably similar to Time’s latest Xpresso models, but don’t let that put you off as they’re as good a design as you’ll…

  • Best Tri Bike Shoes 2014

    11th February 2014

    15 of the best triathlon bike shoes ridden, reviewed and rated We’ve tested 15 of the best 2014 tri bike shoes for £50 – £275. We simulated a typical T1 transition, with wet and cold feet and tried to get the shoes on…

  • Mavic Syncro Helmet Review

    10th February 2014

    Mavic’s Syncro helmet tested and reviewed Mavic Syncro helmet £79.99 mavic.com Mavic’s compact helmets look great and the Syncro scores higher for value than the top-end Plasma SLR (£149.99) while featuring most of the same technology and actually coming in…

  • Best Winter Cycling Gloves 2014

    31st December 2013

    We review 6 of the best winter cycling gloves to keep your hands warm this winter Pearl Izumi Thermal Conductive Glove £24.99 madison.co.uk The lightest glove here, the Pearls are ideal for those intermediate cool rides when your needs sit…

  • Best Cycling Overshoes 2013

    3rd December 2013

    Six overshoes that’ll keep your toes dry and toasty on the bike this winter Altura Etape  £25 altura.eu / zyro.co.uk You certainly wouldn’t know the evolved Etape overshoes were the cheapest on test. The knitted elastic underside gives a snug fit…

  • Best Cycling Waterproof Jackets Review 2013

    21st October 2013

    We test 15 of the best cycling waterproofs to keep you dry this winter We were impressed by the quality of all the jackets on test this year, which shows in the marks awarded. Whatever your budget, you should find…

  • Best Aero Wheels For Triathlon Review 2013

    26th August 2013

    Mid-section wheels balance aero shaping with sharp handling. We’ve tested, rated and reviewed 15 to find the best for you According to the hype, 50mm-deep rims make for the ultimate all-round speed wheels – deep enough to be noticeably faster…

  • Mavic Cosmic CXR 80 Aero Wheels Review

    25th June 2013

    We road-test the new Mavic Cosmic CXR 80 deep-section wheels Mavic Cosmic CXR 80 £2,290 mavic.com Used by Kona contender Frederik Van Lierde, the Cosmic CXR 80s are Mavic’s flagship aero wheels. They’re designed to work with the French company’s own…

  • Mavic Cosmic Carbone CXR 60 Wheelset Launched

    15th May 2013

    Mavic Cosmic Carbone CXR 60 Wheelset announced. This article was orginally published on BikeRadar.com. Mavic claims its new Cosmic Carbone CXR 60 wheels can beat out aero titans like the Zipp 404 in the wind tunnel at certain yaw angles.…

  • Mavic R-Sys SLR Wheels Review

    13th May 2013

    We review the latest Mavic R-Sys SLR clincher wheelset Mavic R-Sys SLR wheels £1,600 a pair mavic.com The Mavic R-Sys SLR wheelset has been revised for 2013 and is packed with tech. ISM 3D machining keeps the rim weight low;…