Reviews of various thing that I use while cycling such like tyres, tent, bicycles.

Ground Effect, Submerino and Hot Toddy merino wool base layer

Up to two years ago I never tried merino wool and was pretty sure that it was just a gimmick. Thinking back at my...

Review of Showers Pass Women’s Elite 2.0 eVent jacket

Review of Showers Pass Women’s Elite 2.0 eVent jacket 314 USD (approx. £195) including postage plus £65 customs charge

Review: Spitting feathers – Exped mat five year warranty

Our beloved Exped DownMat 7 Pump DLX has started to spit feathers out the deflation valve

Dahon Speed Pro TT, 2008

Me and Chutney (a Dahon Speed Pro TT, 2008) on the top of Tourmalet. Description: (From their site) The Speed Pro TT is the bike...

Alpkit SkyeHigh 800 Sleeping bag, a hug in a bag :)

Description: (From their site) A serious sleeping bag choice for those with big ideas but limited by a budget (we all know how that...

Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tour

I have been running Schwalbe Marathon Plus 700x35c (37-622) and Peli the 26x1.35 (35-559), with great success. I think I have had only one...

Open letter to Schwalbe

As you might have seen I have had my fair share of a moan about these tyres. 1200 miles. And then I spotted this...

Supernova E3 tail (rear) light review

This is bar none the best rear light I have used and seen on any bicycle. Very bright, though I haven't seen it, just...

New SuperNova E3 Pro and E3 tail light

I wrote to SuperNova asking them about my dying stand light on the front light and the one rather dim rear diode (of three)...

Minx-girl – Terry cycle skirt review

I'm not much of a "girly girl" at all, but one item of women-specific cycling kit has really fancied my tickle. It's the Terry...
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Roman Road

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