• Cycle
    Wiggle beats the heat
    01 Dec 2020
    Summer 2018 is on track to be the hottest and driest on record. For many of us, the lure of an ice-cold beer in the shade is much more appealing than sweating it out in the sun. However, we think it's possible to keep on training and beat the heat. Here's some of Wiggle's top tips: Wear sunscreen This is number one on our list!...
  • cycling
    How to find the perfect cycling kit with Bradley Wiggins
    02 Jul 2020
    What makes great cycling kit? Who better to ask than five-time Olympic gold medalist and Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins. Le Col founder and ex-pro cyclist Yanto Barker and Brad discuss all the essential things to look out for. Bradley Wiggins // The Perfect Cycling Jersey If you look good, you feel good. Your jersey is probably the most...
  • Cycle
    What's new on the Garmin Edge 1030 Plus?
    24 Jun 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    The popular Garmin Edge 1030 is updated for 2020. Here's an in-depth look at the new and improved features on this top-of-the-range cycling GPS from Garmin. Get the Garmin Edge 1030 Plus at Wiggle Easier setup Got a Garmin already? The tech wizards have been busy updating firmware on older models behind-the-scenes so that, when you get your...
  • Commute
    Four secrets of successful cycle commuting
    22 Jun 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    We think your cycle to work should be a breeze. Long-time cycle commuter and Wiggle content manager reveals her essential kit that she won't leave the house without. If you're new to cycle commuting, working out what to take with you, as well as how to pack it, can be a matter of trial and error. Divide and conquer Keeping things separate...
  • Sports Nutrition
    rider taking hydration gel
    19 Jun 2020
    Dr James Morton from SiS explains how nitrates can help to improve your performance during endurance races and training routines.
  • Cycle
    10 reasons why you will fall in love with cycle commuting
    16 Jun 2020
    Are you thinking about cycling to work? Here's why we think this could be the start of a habit of a lifetime. Boost your health and fitness According to a study published in the British Medical Journal last year, cycle commuting lowers the risk of cancer and cardio-vascular disease. In addition, you can enjoy many of the benefits of a trip to...
  • Cycle
    How to train like a pro under lockdown
    22 May 2020
    How are professional cyclists keeping up with their training in the 'new normal?' Sports Physiotherapist & Founder of Premax Randall Cooper finds out. This ‘virus’ has upended most of what we do. It’s hard to think of any aspect in life that hasn’t substantially changed. Those of us who enjoy riding a bike can...
  • Cycle
    20 May 2020 / Rob Atkins
    “It’s like night and day!” That’s Alex Paton’s verdict on the transformation of performance sportswear brand dhb since he first pulled on an Aeron jersey at the beginning of 2018. The former Olympic mountain bike hopeful had joined British UCI Continental squad Canyon Eisberg following a frustrating season with rivals...
  • Cycle
    Strava removes leaderboards and route planning for free users.
    19 May 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    The popular social fitness-tracking app Strava has announced that some key features will disappear for users of the free service, as it moves focus to the subscription service. In an email to subscribers, Strava founders Mark Gainey and Michael Horvath stated that, following a period of reflection, they would be ‘leading the company with a...
  • Cycle
    Why Black Sheep cycling aren't afraid to stand out from the flock
    27 Apr 2020
    Australian brand Black Sheep was started with a mission to break down the stigmas that exist in the sport we love and invite all-comers from all corners of the world to experience the joy of riding regardless of age, ability, gender or race. Here, they tell us how they're doing things differently. Black Sheep was co-founded by former...