The MilleJacket Evo 7 should not be confused with the Assos Mille Intermediate Jacket Evo 7. They are quite different things though, on the face of it, look fairly similar. The Intermediate is, just as it says really, something for the … Continue reading Assos MilleJacket Evo 7 : the one that you never hear about……….
I never thought it would happen. As a ‘hardcore’ commuter the thought of a turbo made me shudder. Sitting in the garage when you could be out there. After all, rule 5 and all that. The thing about Rule 5 … Continue reading The Marmotte Diary Part 2 : Training Indoors
Click on this link to customise and buy your own SunGod Revolt goggles I was worried that this review might be a little ‘jumping the shark.’ But we all have our second sports and skiing and cycling are a pretty … Continue reading SunGod Revolt Skiing Goggles : and now for something completely different.
I don’t know what Castelli expect in terms of pronunciation of ROS. So I keep envisaging him from Friends. But it’s just Castelli’s acronym for Rain or Shine. Which is pretty fair and, also, pretty hang on wasn’t the old … Continue reading Castelli Alpha ROS Jersey
It’s almost impossible to meaningfully photograph bibtights, so I’ve not really tried. I’ve used a few pics but mostly stock images. If you’re interested, just google, it’s a better representation than I can manage! Anyhow, the Assos range of bibtights … Continue reading Assos Bibtights: Bonka and Habu Mille S7
RedWhite are no longer the bibshort company, they’ve diversified. So, now, there are jerseys and base layers. They’re very much still a ‘summer’ company though, but there may well be more winter stuff on the way in the future. The … Continue reading RedWhite : The Jersey
Chapeau! Club Thermal Jersey (£69.99) When I reviewed last year’s Chapeau long sleeve thermal jersey I was taken with just how soft and warm it was. It wasn’t something designed for the coldest days, but it was excellent on the chillier ones, … Continue reading Chapeau Tempo Thermal Jersey (oh, and some gloves!)
Long time readers will know how much I rate Assos kit. But as brilliant as their summer bibs are, for me Assos really do come into their own in the winter. Not really surprising for a Swiss company. I wrote … Continue reading Assos Bibknickers : Tiburu S7 v Tiburu Mille S7
Early on the 18th October Carlton Reid of Bike Biz tweeted something worrying. Something that would be of national interest to the bike business and cycling advocates would be released at midnight. Whether that meant it was actually or impliedly … Continue reading Halfords: Share the Road, a study in stupidity and a plea for the cessation of hostilities
RedWhite no longer only make bibshorts, no indeed. They’ve just released the Jersey, a lightweight, climbing suitable jersey for the warmer climes (or days), so they’re no longer a short only company. Look out for a review of that later, … Continue reading RedWhite the Bib (Women) : long distance comfort