Sportive and Cycling Challenges

Whether for the personal glory and the pushing of boundaries or for the noble act of charity fundraising, taking on your first major sportive or organised cycling challenge can be a daunting prospect, but with a little preparation and a common sense approach there’s nothing to
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How to Replace Brake Cables

Replacing your bike’s brake cables might seem like one of those jobs that gets put off almost indefinitely – or at least until they snaps in situ and the headache of removal begins. But worn cables can cause considerable on-going strain (ultimately costly damage) to the internal
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The Art of the Tour Down Under

Regular readers of Cyclo will be familiar with the work of Greig Leach, a one-time amateur club bike racer, who now combines his passions for cycling and painting. Previously Greig has helped illustrate action from Tour de France, the Tour of Britain and the USA Pro Challenge –
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How to Replace Handlebar Tape

Replacing Handlebar tape is one of those jobs that sounds so easy until you try to do it – get it wrong and the results can be a mess that leaves your beloved bike looking like a freecycle reject. Our friends at Road Cycling UK share this second in their series of how-to videos
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How to Replace a Road Bike Chain

With thousands returning to cycling and thousands more taking to the saddle for the first time there is almost certainly a lack of some basic skills out there. But fear not: our friends at Road Cycling UK wanted to share the first of a series of videos with us (and you) in which
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Craddock Custom Carbon

Making the first and only commercial custom carbon fibre frames in the UK, Craddock operates from its own composites production facility in Worcestershire. Their frames are designed, engineered and fabricated by Richard Craddock, a former international road racer with a depth of
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Matti Hemmings

Matti Hemmings Interview

Matti Hemmings is a professional Flatland BMXer, double Guinness World Record holder and founder of the UK Flatland BMX Championships, which brings all levels of riders together to ‘…show off their skills.’ Clearly living the dream, Cyclo caught up with Matti at the end of a busy
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Andy Scullion

Cycling Christmas Presents 2013

Time then to fill your Christmas stocking with all things two-wheel themed and with Cyclo’s guide to Cycling Christmas Presents 2013 we think we’ve included something for everyone – even for those who think they already have everything…   Andy Scullion Prints   Andy Scullion
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