Hammerhead Karoo 2

Hammerhead Karoo 2 mounted on a Cannondale Topstone gravel bike

Cycling head units, or bike computers if you’d prefer, are an odd piece of technology in some ways. They are a product that regularly takes two steps forward and one step back. Every year brings new features and advancements and yet they continue to be a pale shadow of their close relative the smartphone. It’s […]

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Hornit Airo balance bike

The advantages of balance bikes and the ease with which they can get young children on to two wheels are well documented. We can’t recommend them enough. When you think about the separate factors involved with riding a bike, it quite quickly becomes very complex. A balance bike does away with most of those, allowing […]

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SRAM Rival 1

SRAM Rival 1 Crankset

In February 2019, SRAM changed the bike industry with the release of AXS. SRAM wasn’t actually the first to drop 12 speed, but it was the only brand to announce a completely wireless system. If you want the best, then SRAM AXS 1x is the obvious selection. However, the SRAM Rival 1×11 mechanical groupset represents […]

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Time Xpro 15 Pedals

Time Xpro 15 Pedals
Time Xpro 15 Pedal

If at any point while on a bike a rider is focusing on the pedals there’s a problem. But what if, like the Time Xpro 15, they are one of the lightest, most expensive, sets of pedals on the market? Is the effect noticeable enough to justify the cost?  I can’t tell you that a […]

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