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Saddle sore – How to – Prevention and treatment

Pain in the ass. If you are new to cycling then this may be news to you, cycling can be a real pain in the butt. As a new cyclist, you may never have considered the battle waged between the legs of amateurs and pros alike. The battle for comfort, against overwhelming pressure, friction, heat, moisture, and skin. We are …

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How to – The Waterproof backpack for commuting – A guide

Today we have another video how to. My previous waterproof backpack video entitled “How to pack your backpack for commuting by bike” can be found here. Continuing my series on the waterproof backpack. I’m going to look at them in a little more detail. This includes closure types, how to look after your waterproof backpack and how best to fit …

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How to – Pack your backpack for cycle commuting

Pack your bags! Today I have another how-to, ever wondered how best to pack your backpack for cycle commuting? Have you ever wanted to know what a cycle commuter carries on his back? Why his bag is so big? or how he fits it all in?  Newby. Are you a beginner cycle commuter struggling to nail the daily pack? maybe you have …

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Product demo – KOM cycling – Garmin edge bike mount

Today’s post is a sponsored video demo of a Garmin bike mount. Videos like this are a lot of work and I can’t stand watching myself once they are completed, but they are a lot of fun to make.  The product is available in the US only, Via Amazon or via the CyclingKOM website. Use this link to buy and Amazon …

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Review – Skotti USA – Filter scarf / pollution mask

Skotti USA – Filter scarf/ pollution mask Cycling to work is one of my great pleasures, I find myself seeing the natural beauty of even the dampest, coldest, days as I pass lines of exasperated, stationary drivers. Arriving at work early, feeling attentive and enthused; having caused no ill effect to the planet in my daily journey I revel at …

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JG Pro Star Mini-Pump

If you have ever walked home pushing your bicycle and mumbling profanities under your breath, then you know that carrying a mini pump is a cycling necessity. This product may go unused for years on end, sitting dormant, awaiting its chance to save the day. The JG Pro star mini bicycle pump does away with the gadgetry and gimmicks of …

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Cycle commuting #1 – Backpack

This is a sponsored article looking into the science behind commuting and the methods used by beginners, pros and everyone in between. Commuting by bicycle is fast becoming the best way for a lot of people to get to work. Taking control of when you leave instead of chasing a bus or train. Having personal space, time to think, and …