David Girones is Wiggle’s online marketing manager for Spain and he typifies what being a Wiggler is all about. His passion for sport lies at the heart of everything he does – he’s made of #goodstuff
Andy Shackel is one of Wiggle’s top technical experts for all things bike. When he’s not out training and racing for Team Wiggle, he’s busy working for our customer services team and using his considerable knowledge to answer on-site product queries as well as dealing with bike warranty issues. As part of our Autumn Adventure season Andy decided to set himself a TOUGH challenge and share it with you – enjoy!
As part of my Living with a Brand for a year, Gore supplied me with three pairs of their bibshorts to wear and to understand why these three (Power 3.0, Oxygen, and the Xenon Race) are different from each other. They all look great, give excellent comfort, but are designed for different types of rider.
Ben Simmons is Wiggle’s Cycle marketing manager and is one of Team Wiggle’s most successful bike racers. If it’s on two wheels you can be sure that Ben will have it covered; road, mountain bike, cyclocross – he does it all! He also rides for one of Wiggle’s best bike brands Charge as part of their Team Charge Bikes race team. For his Autumn Adventure Ben decided to tackle the Rapha Super Cross Series – have a read of his incredible day at the races – #goodstuff
Wiggle Honda Pro Cycling is extremely proud to announce that Annette Edmondson will be part of the black and orange team in 2015. Winner of a Commonwealth Gold Medal in the Scratch Race at Glasgow 2014, as well as a Silver in the Individual Pursuit, 22-year-old “Nettie” from Adelaide, South Australia, is one of the most exciting talents to come out of Australia in recent years.
Steve Walkling is a successful time triallist and road racer, he’s been racing for 30 years and has 4 times been the national masters champ! Over the course of the summer Steve has been living with the Castelli – read his final blog round-up about how he got on with this excellent cycle clothing brand.
Stu Thomson and Danny Macaskill are the hottest ticket right now in the world of action sports films. Now some people may see Stu’s latest film and go ‘wow it’s the latest Danny Mac film’ – but in reality films such as Imaginate and The Ridge are the result of incredible teamwork. Wiggle tracked down this talented filmmaker from Scotland to learn more about his creative talent behind the lens.
A new study carried out for British Cycling suggests that greater investment in cycling could dramatically benefit society at large. The study carried out by sociologist Dr Rachel Aldred identifies some key benefits to the NHS as well as significant reductions in road deaths per year.
In my first Autumn Adventure blog I came clean about my motivations for wanting to challenge myself; I had basically taken my foot off the pedal – literally! I wanted to get back and ride my bike more and feel active and sporty again. I made a 4 week plan to ride my mountain bike every Saturday and Sunday.
Ed Tibbitts has been living with Morvelo this year, and in this blog he provides his end of summer reflections; looking back on how the Morvelo kit has perform so far this season.