Gear

Gear: Showers Pass Cascade Collection

From the press release: The Showers Pass Cascade Collection introduces a new line of cycling apparel, built specifically for changing weather conditions: from summer sun to alpine cold. The Cascade Collection includes the Alpine Jersey, Cyclone Jersey, Track Pant, Gravel… Read more »

Gear: Upper Downs Neo Jacket

Mountain bikers are spoilt for terrain in the north of the United Kingdom. There’s the spectacular dales and glens of Scotland, and Wales’ Brecon Beacons, for example. With spectacular scenery, however, comes treacherous changes in weather, which inspired the Neo… Read more »

Gear: Silca Impero Ultimate Frame Pump

The Indianapolis 500 has been held each Memorial Day weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway since 1911. The Indiana capital is now home to Silca, maker of the world’s finest bicycle pumps and, surrounded by so much auto racing heritage… Read more »

Insight: Geekhouse x Cuppow CX

Marty Walsh’s Geekhouse Bikes may very well be the funnest custom bike brand out there. Instantly recognisable by their eye-searing paint schemes, they can be spotted on terrains all over the world but they are perhaps most prolific on the… Read more »

Gear: Gevenalle Brake Pads

It’s a fundamental truth that life moves in cycles. To quote MCA: “Season’s change when it comes their time, Falls brings the Winter and on back to Springtime”. At a base level, it wasn’t that long ago that we were… Read more »

Gear: Common Fibers Wallets

A few months ago, Myles at Washington’s Common Fibers reached out and asked if I’d be interested in trying one of their carbon fiber wallets. Sure, I replied, remaining as sceptical of the material when it came to accessories as… Read more »

John Boultbee Leather Goods

The Brooks England catalog has undergone a revolution over the last couple of years, adding new additions to their range of superb products that still upholds the integrity and ethos of the band that John Boultbee Brooks founded in 1866.