29th February2016
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  • Author Scott Cornish
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RWD sintered disc brake pads

Winter brings that familiar sound of brakes grinding against rims, fine wet grit reducing braking performance and increasing rim wear. The switch to a disc brake winter bike (cable discs)  a few years ago helped braking confidence in the wet, but the pads themselves just weren’t lasting any meaningful amount of time. With  winter training … Continue reading “RWD sintered disc brake pads”

12th November2015

Fluid Finn race bike focus

Fluid fin racing recently went us a great little video about their Merida Big Nine race bike, please take a look.

23rd October2015
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  • Author Scott Cornish
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Lake MX331 shoes

Lake shoes are synonymous with cycling, around as long as I have been riding bikes, and that’s quite a long while. I remember having some top end Lake mtb shoes back in the late 90’s. The orange, red and black ones with straps and classic laces. The shoes weren’t overly light, but then they were … Continue reading “Lake MX331 shoes”

24th September2015
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  • Author Craig Bowles
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Review: Momsen VIPA Team Issue

Warm-up… We’ve had South African superbike the Momsen VIPA Team Issue in for test and it was interesting to see how a bike designed primarily for marathon and stage racing in the southern hemisphere would handle UK trail conditions. This bike is a result of the collaboration between self-proclaimed ‘Full-time Bike Geek Victor Momsen and … Continue reading “Review: Momsen VIPA Team Issue”

21st June2015
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  • Author Andy Mawer
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2012 Cannondale Scalpel – Chris Harley Race Bike Focus:

Yeah… Race Bike Focus is here again to easy you into your Sunday morning. So grab a brew, stick another dollop of Nutella into your porridge and settle down for a little nosey around someone elses XC race rig. In this weeks Race Bike Focus we take a look at the custom 2012 Cannondale Scalpel of … Continue reading “2012 Cannondale Scalpel – Chris Harley Race Bike Focus:”

28th May2015
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  • Author Andy Mawer
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Race Bike Focus: Renvale Racing Team – Cannondalespares.com Special

Bit of a break from the norm this week as I hand the reins of power (well, Race Bike Focus at least) over to Tim Dunford of Renvale Racing team – Cannondalespares.com, so settle back with a brew of your choosing and enjoy these 2 (yep, that’s right… 2!) Renvale Racing Team – CannondaleSpares.com rocket ships… Over … Continue reading “Race Bike Focus: Renvale Racing Team – Cannondalespares.com Special”

21st May2015
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  • Author Andy Mawer
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Field Cycles Custom Reynolds 853 – Lomas Wefing Race Bike Focus:

It’s Race Bike Focus day again (yay), which means the weekend is nearly here (double yay)!!! No faffing this week, I’ve been desperate to get this one on Race Bike Focus for a while so I’ll keep my blurb to a minimum and let it’s pure, Yorkshire born beauty do the talking. It’s my absolute pleasure … Continue reading “Field Cycles Custom Reynolds 853 – Lomas Wefing Race Bike Focus:”