Ronhill is one of the best known names in the run industry and in terms of kit, it is synonymous with ‘durable’ and ‘functional’. This is due to the fact that the development process is completely focused on what they’re trying produce: a product that enables a comfortable run. Ronhill doesn’t distract itself with unnecessary details – every seam and every zip has a purpose.
The Summer of Summit is one of the greatest mountain bike films ever made. It contains all of the ingredients I would deem necessary for a classic ‘edit’. It has an amazing high energy soundtrack, some truly inspiring scenery across a wide variety of terrain. Oh, and the riding ain’t bad either….
On Good Friday, two Wigglers; James Braid and Jon Cannings, made the trip to Castle Coombe Race Circuit near Bristol. James gives us an update on some action packed racing…
James Braid is one of Wiggle’s endurance specialists; winning the Wiggle Mountain Mayhem last year. Recovery is a key part of his training, and in this blog he takes a look at the Assos Compression Socks.
Swimovate know their stuff when it comes to measuring your progress in the pool. The PoolMateHR is an ideal training partner, so in this blog Lisa from Swimovate provides her view of why swim heart rate measurement is so important.
For many the Etxeondo (say ‘etch-a-ondo’) brand will be a new name to them, but to historians of the sport it will be very familiar with names like Sean Kelly, Pedro Delgado, Miguel Indurain through to modern riders like Bauke Mollema (Belkin) using the products up until last year in the peloton.
I recently watched a film about the life of legendary mountain biker Steve Peat; he was asked about his 20 year career and the secret to his incredible longevity; ‘Sheffield Steel’ said ‘his love of racing’ is what has kept him in the sport for so long.
This weekend gone was the annual Bespoked bike show. This time, it had been lured away from it’s origins of Bristol and was in the heart of the Capital’s new wave of cycling culture, the Olympic Velodrome in Stratford.