Bike

3 aluminium road bikes, priced around £1,500, reviewed for triathlon

Can aluminium rival carbon? These three aluminium road bikes from Hoy, Trek and Specialized, priced £1,350-£1,600, are hell bent on shedding off aluminium's questionable reputation. But is the road feedback as invigorating as the marketing claims?
06 December 2017 at 09:31

Up close with Jonny Brownlee's bike; the Scott Foil

2017 saw a switch to Scott for the Brownlee brothers. Here's why Jonny believes Foil gives him the edge
01 December 2017 at 11:31

Wattbike Atom review

We rate Wattbike’s move into the home-training market
30 November 2017 at 10:59  (1)

How to protect your bike during the winter

Winter can be a worrying time for your bike. Spray from wet roads can be particularly corrosive, especially if salt has been spread to prevent ice. But, if you follow our advice on winterproofing your bike, it will be well looked after and you'll be able to storm through autumn/winter with plenty of miles in your legs ready for a summer of racing.
30 November 2017 at 10:19

What's the difference between a bike computer and a power meter?

Confused about bike tech and whether you need a computer and a power meter? Nik Cook explains how each works
29 November 2017 at 10:52

What should be measured in a good triathlon bike fitting?

Joe Beer explains the three stages that should take place in a good triathlon bike fitting service
17 November 2017 at 09:45

Steel road bikes: 3 of the best reviewed for tri

Not ridden a steel bike since you were a kid? Then things have moved on. But should you go steel for tri? We assess the pedigree of three steel road bikes
14 November 2017 at 10:50

What type of mountain bike is best for an off-road triathlon or duathlon?

Got an off-road race coming up and wondering which is best for the bike leg, a hard tail or full-suspension mountain bike? Bike experts Rob Banino and Nik Cook weigh up the odds
13 November 2017 at 13:58

Should I put my triathlon bike away for winter?

Spent the season racing your first tri bike but wondering whether you should put it in hibernation for the winter or if there's a safe way to ride it during the winter, without damaging it? Mat Brett weighs up the pros and cons
03 November 2017 at 12:20

Men's packable bike jackets: 5 of the best reviewed

When the weather’s unpredictable, a bike jacket that stuffs into your jersey and can withstand a shower is essential. Jack Sexty tests and rates 5 of the best
02 November 2017 at 09:45

What's the best bike frame material?

Mat Brett explains how what the bike frame is made from - whether it is steel, aluminium, titanium or carbon fibre - affects your performance and what you should consider before you make your choice
26 October 2017 at 11:21

Garmin Edge 1030 bike computer review

How does Garmin’s latest top-end computer fare for triathlon?
19 October 2017 at 12:25

3 of the best road bikes for £1,000 reviewed

The £1,000 mark is the most competitive around for road bikes, which means you should expect a lot for your money
06 October 2017 at 12:30

Ambrosio 120 training wheels reviewed

Need some new, do-it-all, wheels for winter training? Rob Banino scores these from Anbrosio 90%
06 October 2017 at 11:40

What’s the difference between cycling on a turbo trainer and rollers?

Wondering what the difference between a turbo trainer and a set of rollers is, and which is best to do your indoor cycle training on? And what are the training benefits of each? Our cycling guru Nick Cook explains all you need to know
05 October 2017 at 11:37

Diamondback to release new aerodynamic, 'wickedly-fast', road bike early 2018

Diamondback are to release a new road bike that, they say, combines the advantages of both a road bike and a triathlon bike, solving the dilemma many triathletes face of having to choose between the two
04 October 2017 at 09:57

What do bike gear ratios mean?

Confused about gear ratios and what the numbers used for the different gear ratios mean? Mat Brett explains all and how to find what works for you
29 September 2017 at 09:24

Garmin Edge bike computers: buyer’s guide to all the models

Want a Garmin bike computer but not sure which model? The experts at Bike Radar explains them all, from the Garmin Edge 1030 all the way down to the Edge 20
25 September 2017 at 14:00

3 Tour de France-inspired road bikes under £2,200, tested and rated for triathlon

You’ll have spotted them on the Tour, but the bikes of the world’s greatest cyclists are just as at home in multisport as they are in the Alps. We test and review three GC rides for tri…all under £2,200
15 September 2017 at 15:00

Dassi's revolutionary graphene-induced Interceptor test ride

Dassi are aiming to revolutionise the bike industry with their graphene-infused Interceptor frame. We took it out for a very exclusive test ride to see how it performed
14 September 2017 at 10:52