Surplus to requirement, various shoes, saddles and bits. All proceeds go to Save the Grape charity! Everything at least 50% of UK price.
The shout out on our WhatsApp group seemed so ignorable at first “who’s going to do the Jebel Hafeet race with us” asked Brett. Not me I volunteered, no way Jose…. Continue reading Team RR goes to Jebel Hafeet
As someone who had mechanical sympathy beaten into them from youth, I occasionally get the shivers on a group ride listening to a squeaky or dry chain. Continue reading Worn chain and rings
2016 ADCO Liwa Cycling Challenge
When: Fri 22nd February 2016
Come, race and experience the undulations of an unspoilt area of the Emirates. Continue reading Liwa Challange 22nd Feb
Riding into the wind may be tough but it can also be a great opportunity to push yourself to succeed
So the 2015 Spinneys 92 race is just about on us, we are all looking forward to it, especially the new route that avoids Al Quoz Continue reading Spinneys 92 map
Gulf News: Dubai Cycling Track on track
You stop riding
One of the aviation magazines I used to read voraciously when learning to fly featured a monthly article called “I learned about flying from that”. Usually the story involved some hair raising dice with nature, human error or plain stupidity, that led to a near-death experience, which inevitably the author learned a big lesson from.
Cycling may not automatically spring to mind when considering Dubai’s desertscape, but that didn’t deter Wolfi Hohmann when he came to the emirate from Germany to set up a bicycle shop. Celebrating their 12th anniversary in August, his shop and the cycling club he helped found – Dubai Roadsters – are as much a part of the landscape as the dunes themselves.
We love the Tour de France, with all its strategies, planning, drama, agony and of course the victories. Unfortunately watching it here in Dubai is not always as straight-forward as you could wish for. However there are some options, a few of which may be a little dodgy, but our job is to inform, so here is a list of the possibilities. Continue reading Watching the Tour in Dubai
Great review here of the new Garmin mini-cycle computers by DC Rainmaker, the guru of bike tech! Hands-on with Garmin’s new Edge 20 & Edge 25 GPS units | DC Rainmaker
We tested an aero bike versus a lightweight road bike to establish which is faster and by how much
Good overview of cheap riding shoes for those just starting off cycling
Good cycling nutrition starts with what you put in your trolley. Hannah Reynolds meets senior nutritionist Emma Barraclough to get some shopping tips Shopping tips for the best cycling nutrition (video) – Cycling Weekly