Bike

Diamondback claims world’s fastest tri bike with new Andean

Features include disc brakes and an enveloping aero frame without seatstays
16 September 2016 at 09:40

Textreme Disc & Tri-Spoke race wheel review

Are these the ultimate race wheels and worth the massive price tag of £2,299.99 per wheel (yep thats right - near enough £4,600 for your bike) ? Jamie Wilkins takes them for a spin to find out
14 September 2016 at 13:54

Bike race wheels: how to choose the right ones

Discs, deep rims, tubs… Choosing the right race wheels will make or break your bike leg. But how do you pick the set for you? Jay Prasuhn finds out
12 September 2016 at 09:12

Bike power meters for triathletes: what to know

Our in-depth guide to bike power meters and their uses for triathletes
08 September 2016 at 09:27

10 of the best bike computers

A user-friendly bike computer enables you to collect vital ride stats and track your progress. Rob Banino tests and rates 10 of the best
07 September 2016 at 10:20

Bike computer: what to look for

Is a bike computer the best option for you or would a a more expensive gizmo be a better option? Rob Banino discusses the pros and cons and what to look for in a bike computer
05 September 2016 at 16:03

3T Revo (225) Integrated aerobars review

When Jamie Wilkins took Revo's new aerobars, which attaches the basebar wing to the front of the grips instead of the back, for a test ride he found himself performing a PB...
05 September 2016 at 15:07

Triathlon bike versus road bike

Struggling to choose between a triathlon or a road bike? Don't worry says Mark McKay, this is a dilemma that every triathlete must face. Here he weighs up the pros and cons of both
08 July 2016 at 09:27

What are aerobars?

Aerobars are aerodynamic handlebars that help the rider gets into an aerodynamic position but they are not for everyone. Nik Cook explains what they are and their benefits and disadvantages
07 July 2016 at 08:00

Pinnacle Dolomite 5 review

Matthew Allen takes the Pinnacle Dolomite 5 for a test ride to see if it really can deliver what it promises for the affordable £1,000
27 May 2016 at 09:28

ISLABIKES LUATH 700

We tested the Luath 700 from kid's cycle specialist Islabikes for fit, function and teen-specific details
23 May 2016 at 10:14

How to turn your road bike into a triathlon bike

Adapting a road bike for triathlons is a whole lot cheaper than buying a triathlon bike and you can achieve many of the same aerodynamic advantages
18 May 2016 at 11:58

Bike race wheels: benefits for triathletes

Race wheels are one of the most exciting triathlon gear purchases you can ever make. Nik Cook explores the real benefits of riding the bike leg with these specialist bike wheels.
21 April 2016 at 13:13

Specialized Alias Comp woman's bike review

With a choice of seatposts and clip-on aerobars, the women’s Alias Comp can be changed from a road to a tri race-day bike with relative ease. Aiofe Glass takes it for a test cycle...
20 April 2016 at 15:45

Giant’s Propel Advanced Pro 1 bike review

Buying an aero bike without aero wheels is like buying a three-legged greyhound – you’ll save money but there’s a crucial ingredient missing. So is the Giant Propel Advanced Pro 1 the complete aero package?
05 April 2016 at 11:41

Road bike pedals: 6 of the best tested and rated

Master the art of clipless pedalling and take advantage of increased power transfer from leg to drivetrain when cycling. We clip into six of the best...
04 April 2016 at 09:33

Clip-on aerobars: 3 of the best

Often the easiest way to shave off seconds on the bike is with a set of clip-on tri bars. Rob Banino gets to grips with a trio of drag-reducing aerobars…
30 March 2016 at 09:34

Cycle puncture repair kits: 4 of the best

Punctures are the bane of all cyclists, but the following four bike puncture repair kits are designed to get you back cycling on the road asap. Jack Sexty is your inflater and rater
15 March 2016 at 11:52

Aero cycling helmets: how to choose the right shape

Aero helmet shapes vary a great deal, in three primary aspects: tail length, surface features and width. We take a look into the trio…
08 March 2016 at 11:54  (1)

Review: Tanita Ironman body composition scales

Is it possible to get reliable body composition stats from a set of scales costing a shade over £100? 220's editor Helen Webster assessed their accuracy...
18 January 2016 at 11:42  (1)