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Cycling Active June 2013 issue on sale from Wednesday April 24

Cycling Active June 2013

Cycling Active June 2013: Value sports Bikes; 7 tips for riding safer; Get fit in 5 hours; 32 pages of bike reviews and kits tests; Spring events guide; and much, much more


Cycle Live Notts

We’ve teamed up with the Great Notts Bike Ride to offer one lucky reader two entries to the annual cycling event, plus an overnight stay, a three course meal and drinks for two people at Nottingham’s Lace Market Hotel.
Lace Market Hotel is located in Nottingham city centre claiming pride of place in the heart of Nottingham’s trendy and vibrant Lace

BH Prisma 7.3 £1899.99: First ride

BH Prisma 7.3

BH’s sportive special from sunny Spain comes from a company boasting big-race credentials

Dawes Galaxy Cross: First ride

Dawes Galaxy Cross

Matt Lamy gets his hands on a pre-production version of Dawes’s new Galaxy Cross. Could this be the perfect commuter?

Cycling Active May 2013 issue on sale from Wednesday March 27

Cycling Active May 2013

Cycling Active May 2013 issue: Spring special – clothing, kit & bikes; 35 pages of top tech; geek-free training; heroic hill club; great rides; and much more

Cycling Weekly Surrey Hills Cyclone Sportive

Cycling Weekly Surrey Hill Cyclone Sportive

Surrey Hills Cyclone Sportive – 28, 68 and 81 mile routes taking in some of Surrey’s finest villages, countryside and hills on Sunday, April 21

Come ride with us – South Downs Spring Sportive last chance to book!


Cycling Weekly South Downs Spring Sportive: Three great routes around Sussex: 33, 57 and 74 miles on Saturday, March 23

Win! A cycling holiday for two in France

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This month we’ve teamed up with Corrèze Cycling Holidays to offer a road cycling holiday for two worth £1000, at its base in the western foothills of France’s Massif Central. Corrèze offers some of the most scenic and challenging cycling terrain to be found in France but is little known to British Cyclists.  The owners have put together a broad

What friends are for

What Friends Are For

When Colin Knight’s wife Bev died of cancer his bike buddy Mike Jones knew what would help him deal with his grief. Aged 73 and 60 respectively they started cycle touring

Great Manchester Cycle: Entries now open

Great Manchester Cycle

Entries for 2013 Great Manchester Cycle (June 30) now open – choose 13, 26 or 52 mile routes

Cycling Active April 2013 issue on sale from February 27

Cycling Active April 2013

Cycling Active April 2013 issue: Work and play bikes from £1050; Fat burning rides that really work; 30 pages of bikes and kit; 19 pages of fitness tips; Rides in the Alps and Pyrenees; plus much more…

Cyclo-sportive calendar 2013

Cyclo-sportives 2013

Full list of British cyclo-sportives and challenge rides from January to December 2013

Cycling Active March 2013 issue on sale from January 30

Cycling Active March 2013

Cycling Active March 2013 issue: Great value bikes from £450 tested; 31 pages of bikes and kit; 29 big cycling questions answered; Top tips for safer riding in towns; and much, much more!

It’s showtime!

London Bike Show

The London Bike Show and Bike and Triathlon Show take place in the next few weeks

Giant Defy 4: First Ride

Giant Defy 4

Giant’s road stalwart doesn’t seem to have anything too outlandish about its design – and that’s just the way we like it

Cycling Active February 2013 issue on sale from January 2

Cycling Active February 2013 issue

Cycling Active February 2013 issue: Tough road bikes from £900; Make 2013 your best year ever; 33 pages of tests; 18 pages of fitness tips; and much more

Using rollers: Expert advice

Riding on rollers

Riding indoors on rollers has many benefits, and isn’t as boring as you might think

Cycling Active January 2013 issue on sale from Wednesday December 5

Cycling Active January 2013 issue

Cycling Active January 2013 issue: Christmas gifts; Lose weight; £1500 sportive bikes; 33 pages of kit; 32 pages of fitness tips; and much more

Lockerpod+ price error


Oops. We printed the wrong price for the brilliant Lockerpod+ bike storage system, plus we’re giving you the chance to win one for nothing!

Cycling Active December 2012 issue on sale from November 7

Cycling Active December 2012 issue

Cycling Active December 2012 issue: Christmas gift guide for cyclists; Kits for kids; Kona, Trek, Felt, Boardman, Gensis & GT bike tests; Winter clothing; Staying fit in the colder months; and much more

Clean and pumped

Weldtite cleaning kit

New cleaning kits from Weldtite to help you and your bike through the winter months

£1,000 bikes: A very British bike test

£1000 British bike test

What better way to celebrate our Olympic cycling glory than to put four British contenders through their paces

Cycling Active November 2012 issue on sale from October 10

Cycling Active November 2012 issue

Cycling Active magazine November 2012 issue: Free bike hooks; Winter sports bikes from £950; Bike lights; Boost your riding confidence; Awesome autumn, the best time to ride; Beat the bugs and stay healthy; plus much more!

Cannondale Trail SL 29er 2 £999

Cannondale Trail SL 29er 2

They may have started out as a sideshow but 29in wheels are edging towards mountain biking’s centre stage. So what difference does an extra three inches make? The answer comes courtesy of Cannondale…

Seven of the best: GPS watches

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If you want to monitor and record your rides via satellite tracking, a GPS watch allows you to do just that, without the expense and technical complexity of a bar-mounted, map-plotting unit