The disc wheelset has pretty much arrived now. The dearth of choice is finished. Regardless of discs ability to cut through skin, shoes and hardened steel they look like sticking around for a while. And they’re not just the preserve … Continue reading Bax Carbon disc wheelsets
If we take the Draisine (1817) as being the first bicycle then the shoelace predates it by a good 27 years. But, broadly, the lace up shoe has been around as long as the bicycle. And when people started riding … Continue reading Giro Empire VR90 MTB shoes
Click here to buy “Lets face it, deep carbon wheels are just the business, they look great and sound terrific. I don’t actually care if they improve my performance or not, as I’ll be too busy looking good.” I nicked … Continue reading Bax Carbon 60mm clincher wheelset, fun with science.
I like Planet X. Mostly. They sell good value no nonsense kit. My XLS has served me well in cyclocross. It’s not the last word in performance or comfort but it does the job at a price that others find … Continue reading Planet X “365” road shoes
Right, weird one. I’d always assumed this was Italian for dragon. Turns out that’s drago, like that chap in Rocky IV. And I guess if it were dragon that would be weird as Sidi make a shoe called the dragon as … Continue reading Sidi Drako, too good for off road