Specialized

  • Specialized Roubaix SL4 Road Bike Review

    24th March 2014

    The Specialized Roubaix SL4 tested, rated and reviewed Specialized Roubaix SL4 £1,300 specialized.com Arguably the Specialized Roubaix kicked off the whole ‘comfortable race bike’ genre. With unique (and slightly odd-looking) vibration-damping inserts in the fork blades and seatstays, the Roubaix was…

  • 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…

  • Specialized Venge Expert 2014 Bike Review

    21st December 2013

    The Specialized Venge Expert aero road bike ridden, reviewed and rated Specialized Venge Expert £3,500 specialized.com The Venge has been around for a few seasons now and in typical Specialized style it’s a really well-rounded and easy to ride complete…

  • Specialized Amira 2013 Bike Review

    25th November 2013

    We test the Specialized Amira 2013 women’s road bike Specialized Amira  (2013) £1,200 specialized.com Women’s-specific bikes have a hard time trying to be feminine without being fluffy. It’s all a matter of personal preference, but for us a bike that…

  • Specialized Sitero Expert Gel Triathlon Saddle Review

    1st October 2013

    Our verdict on the new Specialized Sitero Expert Gel tri saddle Specialized Sitero Expert Gel £100 specialized.com Specialized’s first triathlon saddle has a chunky triangular design, with a widening pressure-relief channel down the middle that encourages you to perch on the front and…

  • Specialized S-Works Evade Helmet Review

    17th September 2013

    Our verdict on the new Specialized S-Works Evade aero-road helmet Specialized S-Works Evade £160 specialized.com Specialized says the new Evade is as aerodynamic as its latest TT2 aero helmet, but also maintains the levels of cooling and comfort expected of a road…

  • Specialized Aspire Women’s Helmet Review

    10th August 2013

    We check out the new women’s-specific Specialized Aspire Specialized Aspire £49.99 specialized.co.uk This cleverly designed women’s helmet addresses one of the female triathlete’s biggest irritations: where to put your hair. The shell is cut away at the rear to give…

  • 2014 Specialized Shiv And Evade Helmet

    16th July 2013

    Specialized focuses on functional aerodynamic designs, from the Evade aero helmet to the Shiv’s new SWAT storage system Evade aero helmet: “No need to look like a bowling ball” Specialized has successfully publicised the Evade aero road helmet at the Tour…