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    Beginner guide to gravel biking
    21 Oct 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Whether you're going on an all-day off-road adventure or you're planning to take your gravel bike on an epic bike packing tour, we can't think of a more fun way to explore the roads less travelled. Here's our guide to getting started with gravel biking. Why is gravel riding so popular? In recent years gravel riding has exploded in...
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    Road to Recovery with Chris Froome
    19 Oct 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Chris Froome, the man who holds 4 editions at the TDF sustained 'multiple serious injuries' in Critérium du Dauphiné 2019 crash. It's been quite the "road to recovery" for Chris. In this video we cover the highs and lows of what it's taken to get Chris back into professional cycling. Tap here for Hammerhead GPS at Wiggle...
  • The Black Sheep Man Ride 2021 - Riding for mental health
    11 Oct 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Since 2016, Aussie cycling brand Black Sheep has been on a mission to shift the way people think about men’s mental health through their annual Man Ride. Starting with just eight riders in Australia covering 1000km in four days, the Man Ride has grown into a global movement. It now includes official and community-led events across the world...
  • Woolmark merino wool
    08 Oct 2021 / Damien Whinnery
    You’ve probably seen the Woolmark a thousand times yet never given it much thought. But, for runners, cyclists, and outdoors people, the Woolmark is worth understanding.
  • Selle Italia Novus Boost Evo (Kit Carbonio Superflow)
    05 Oct 2021
    Old habits die hard, or so we’re led to believe. Sometimes all it takes is a one good ride to change long held preferences, as Wiggle cycling expert Trevor Nixon found out when he took the Selle Italia Novus Boost Evo Kit Carbonio Superflow out for a spin.
  • Best Cycling Bib Shorts 2021
    19 Aug 2021 / Gabriella Burden
    If you're reading this blog you're either new to cycling, you ride so much that your bibs are now seethrough, or your current shorts are causing you all sorts of trouble - down there. Either way, you're after a pair of shorts that tick the boxes in regards to comfort, durability and also look cool. So, we've rounded up our Best Bib...
  • Vitus rebrand launch
    13 Aug 2021 / Damien Whinnery
    “Life is complicated enough,” states Vitus on their newly honed approach, as the bike brand launches a new commitment to support ‘real riders’. Releasing its new brand promise in August, Vitus declared its belief that the real, lived experiences of bike owners will be at the heart of everything it does.
  • Top 5 Mountain Bike Tyres
    11 Aug 2021 / Gabriella Burden
    Tread pattern, rubber compound, front or back - there are a few things to consider when buying your new mountain bike tyres. We've compiled a list of the Top 5 MTB Tyres so you can ride all types of terrain knowing you've got good grip or go faster, whatever the weather. Changing your tyres can make your ride feel light and quick or can...
  • Best five BMX bikes 2021
    10 Aug 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    With roots in the skate-parks and dirt roads of the 1980s, BMX biking is more popular than ever. Fun, fast and adrenaline-packed, it's a great way to learn bike handling skills and develop endurance and strength. We pick out our best five BMX bikes available at Wiggle now. What size BMX do I need The two most important measurements to look for...
  • Hutchinson Tyres
    09 Aug 2021 / Damien Whinnery
    A routine tyre test almost ended in a high-speed spill for Wiggle commercial manager [JB1] John Bann-Lavery. But was it the Hutchinson Performance 11Storm Tubeless Ready road tyres that made the difference?