From getting back into cycling in 2020, I have gradually bought a variety of equipment and clothing, ranging from cheap and cheerful to downright stupidly expensive. Now with the benefit of hindsight, I decided to review some key pieces of kit that I like and dislike.
As a disclaimer, I have bought all of these with my own money and these reviews reflect my personal opinion as a passionate amateur cyclist.
Two years ago I took the big step and bought myself a proper bike computer (or a head unit), a Wahoo ELEMNT Bolt. This action felt like a rite of passage, progressing from being a casual cyclist to becoming a passionate data-driven amateur cyclist (define as you will). It promised the collection of large amounts…Keep reading
Funny what can happen in a year. I had just lost my brand new Giant Propel aero bike (yes, I’m still peeved off, can you tell?) and decided to get myself a cheap and cheerful replacement. It was a strange time in that, even back in March, the demand in bikes due to COVID-19 was…Keep reading