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Elite Arion Parabolic Rollers Review

The Elite Arion parabolic rollers are a great way to stay in shape over the darker winter months. Rollers offer a far more involving workout that a turbo trainer, lose your concentration and you’ll fall flat on your face, it

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Klymit Static V2 Sleeping Pad Review

The Klymit Static V2 weighs in at ~460 grams including carry case and field repair kit. That’s 130g lighter than the equivalent Therm-a-rest Neoair Venture VW pad (590g). The Klymit static v2 packs away very well at about the size

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Sawyer Mini Water Filtration System Review

After getting frustrated with the amount of water I was carrying on me / the bike for a full days touring and still running low I thought there must be a better option. If your route involves passing water sources

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North Coast 500 in 38 Hours – Q&A with Mark Beaumont

This summer, fresh from cycling across Africa, record-breaking cyclist Mark Beaumont took on a new challenge; the North Coast 500 (NC500). Aiming to complete the route in an astonishing 48 hours, Mark pedalled through the elements to reach the finishing

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Charity Bike Rides – 5 Reasons to Get Involved

Charity Bike Rides 5 Reasons to Get Involved - 2014 in 2014 Case Study 1. Raise money for amazing causes and raise the profile of charities. Everyone has a charity or two close to their hearts. Organising a charity ride is not

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Five fab family-friendly cycling getaways

Schools out for the summer once again and I bet your kids are itching to get and about on their bikes after weeks of sun. Fear not, we’ve selected five great cycle-friendly hosts ideal for families, that are close to

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Beds for Cyclists on the Move – Cycle friendly accommodation on your mobile

Beds for Cyclists on the move Now find cycle friendly accommodation on your mobile Beds for Cyclists, the UK’s cycle friendly accommodation community, has teamed up with cycle mapping giants CycleStreets and the Bike Hub to offer cyclists on the

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Beds for Cyclists celebrates Welsh cycling boom

Beds for Cyclists celebrates first Hay Cycling Festival by putting Green Holidays Wales on their map.  Today the first ever Hay Bike Fest kicks off with a host of led rides and cycle training courses from the Festival hub at

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The joy of two wheeled rolling in the UK

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Cycling holidays in the UK are unequivocally brilliant yet there are so many people that are learning the love of the bicycle that haven’t treated themselves to a little local exploration on two wheels. I hope that my harpings about

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