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Podcast : Sam Morris, MTB Guide and Founding President of European Bike Guides

Sam Morris has been a professional mountain bike guide in the French Alps for over 20 years. In that time, guiding has gone from a summer escape for a lucky…

The 2022 Specialized Stumpjumper Evo Alloy is a price versus performance home run

The 2022 Specialized Stumpjumper Evo Alloy looks to offer all the performance of the highly acclaimed but enormously expensive 2021 Stumpjumper Evo S-Works without the price tag. The two-model range…

How to repair a punctured tubeless tyre | Step-by-step guide to plugging, patching and sewing tyres

The sealant used in a tubeless tyre setup is designed to quickly plug small holes, often without you even realising. However, sometimes the size or the location of the puncture…

The best aluminium road bikes: top-rated alloy bikes 

Aluminium remains a great material for making bicycle frames. At the entry-level end of the road bike market, aluminium frames are almost ubiquitous. That’s because, generally speaking, aluminium frames combine…

Night riding : 6 tips for mountain biking at night

The dry, dusty days of summer may be over but the change of season needn’t put a stop to your riding. With daylight hours dwindling in the Northern Hemisphere, night…

Bike Light Laws In The UK: What You Need To Know

There’s a lot of confusion surrounding the law for bike lights in the UK: Is a flashing light legal or does it have to be steady? And do you have…

How to choose a mountain bike handlebar – and our favourite trail-ready cockpits

The handlebar is the most important contact point on your mountain bike. While many riders settle for the stock handlebar on their bike, upgrading your cockpit to something that suits…

Amnesty International questions new UAE Team Emirates women’s team

Joe Robinson 13 Oct 2021 Group has called for riders and managers to 'familiarise themselves with the UAE’s human rights record' especially in regard to women Human Rights organisation Amnesty…

Tour de France Femmes 2022: Everything you need to know

Emma Cole 15 Oct 2021 Everything we know about the 2022 Tour de France Femmes, which is set to take place from Sunday 24th July 2022 to Sunday 31st July…

Endura gravel kit, PRO aero handlebar, Sigeyi power meter spider, Topeak child seat and Rule 28 winter kit

Another week packed full of new bike tech has been and gone, so let’s take a quick look at some of the highlights before jumping into another edition of First…