Gear

Running head torches: 3 of the best

Need a head torch for low light, early morning runs? Here are three of the best, with one for every budget
25 April 2019 at 12:57

How often should I replace my triathlon gear?

Wondering how long your triathlon gear should last and how often you should replace your tri kit? Mark Kleanthous explains
23 April 2019 at 12:02  (1)

What's the best bike set up for winter?

Disc wheels, profiled tubes and aerobars are all very well when you’re racing in the summer, but you’ll need something more practical for the winter winds and wet roads… Here's what your bike will need to see it through the winter months out on the road
04 April 2019 at 09:54

Polar Vantage V multisport watch review

Can Polar’s new top-end multisport watch compete with Garmin? James Witts puts it to the test
28 March 2019 at 10:36

Recovery kit: 5 tools to help you recover quicker from your workouts

Don’t let injury or DOMS stall your training! Here are five bits of kit that'll help you recover from tough workouts so you stay fresh and able to train strong during 2019
27 March 2019 at 10:36

Swim robes: 3 of the best

Get ready for your open water swim sessions by investing in a swimming robe. Lined with a toasty fleece inner layer, and a waterproof outer, these swimming robes will keep you lovely and warm until you can get inside. Here are 3 of the best
01 February 2019 at 14:19

Indoor virtual cycling training platforms: 6 of the best

Thinking about investing in an indoor virtual bike training app/platform to help you smash your turbo sessions? James Witts lists 6 of the best, including one that's free
31 January 2019 at 12:40

Indoor virtual cycling training platforms: pros and cons

Wondering what the advantages and disadvantages of indoor cycling apps, like Zwift, are, and whether they're worth investing in? James Witts weighs up the pros and cons
30 January 2019 at 12:02

Fitness trackers: 6 of the best reviewed

New to tri and don't want to spend a fortune on a multisport GPS watch? Then a fitness tracker is a budget-friendly way to keep an eye on your activity levels and more. Helen Webster tests six...
29 January 2019 at 09:51

Polar Vantage M multisport watch review

Is the new Polar multisport watch worth the wait?
03 January 2019 at 09:48

Carbon bikes: How much difference does carbon quality make in a bike?

Nik Cook explains why the quality of carbon matters in a bike, and says always buy from reputable brands
02 January 2019 at 11:44  (1)

Black Friday: The best indoor trainer deals

Heading indoors to train? Here are our top Black Friday deals on turbo trainers, treadmills and more
23 November 2018 at 09:07

Black Friday: The best road bike deals

Need a new road bike? As Black Friday draws near bike prices are getting slashed. Here we round up some of the best deals on road bikes
21 November 2018 at 19:09

Tri tech Black Friday deals

Need a new fitness/multisport watch, or a bike computer and hoping for a seasonal bargain? Here's our top deals
21 November 2018 at 15:59

220's sister title Cycling Plus has teamed up with Argos and Challenge Bikes

Sponsored: Catalogue retailer Argos, with help from our sister titles Cycling Plus and BikeRadar, is set to offer three brand-new entry-level bikes at great prices
21 November 2018 at 15:14

Triathlon multisport watches: 5 of the best reviewed

Multisport watches now let you monitor nearly every physiological variable known to man, from heart rate to calories. But do they improve your triathlon performance, and how accurate are they? Let’s find out…
21 November 2018 at 08:00  (3)

Everysight Raptor smart glasses review

Are the augmented Raptors the future of triathlon tech?
05 November 2018 at 15:30

Women's swimsuits: 7 of the best reviewed

Need a new swimsuit for some tough training in the pool? Helen Webster tests and rates seven new swimsuits to find the best
02 November 2018 at 11:37

Men's swimming jammers: 3 of the best reviewed

The pool season is here, and men will need a pair of comfy, hydrodynamic and chafe-free swimming shorts for indoor pool workouts. Jack Sexty puts three pairs of swim shorts to the test
01 November 2018 at 11:05

Running backpacks: 3 of the best

Need a backpack for your long training runs? Here are three of the best
30 October 2018 at 09:25