Cycling is more popular than ever and can now be considered cool, according to Bradley Wiggins. But is it is as simple as that? Is cycling cool?
Slowly but surely, Aberystwyth is putting itself on the map in terms of quality, independent coffee shops. But there is one that has been getting its coffee – and cake – right for years; Lilly’s.
2015 will mark the 80th occasion on which the Col du Tourmalet has featured in the Tour de France. Nick Livermore takes a look back at the events and statistics that have made this climb truly legen..
The sportive season has all but ended in the UK, with cyclists everywhere shrinking away from the cold, wet weather and dark evenings. It may seem a long way away now, but if you plan to ride in som..
Nick Livermore heads to Wales and the foothills of the Brecon Beacons National Park in all its glory for delicious coffee and impressive Welsh fare in what could be Abergavenny’s finest café.
Everyone knows that exercise – and therefore cycling – is good for you, but there are less obvious positives as well; Nick Livermore explores the unseen benefits of cycling.
Never one to slum it, Stephen Brand heads to Stowe and the Nevillery Café in the north of Buckinghamshire for what is perhaps the most well-to-do cake stop ever made on two wheels.
Every cyclist has experienced it at one time or another. But as Nick Livermore explains, avoiding the bonk isn’t difficult with a little time and knowledge.
Stephen Brand reports on his experiences of riding Spain’s Marcha Pedro Delgado earlier this year. As you can imagine, Spanish mountains do not make for a relaxed sportive.
Cake, a vital part of any – non-professional – cyclist’s diet. But not every cake is practical, or nutritionally beneficial for long cycles. Below are our 5 best cakes for cycling, chosen for their ..