• coasts-and-cols
    27 Sep 2016 / Tim Wiggins
    It all began with a map of France. An idea for exploration; for kit testing; for a challenge. From daydreams to reality, staff rider Tim Wiggins turned his 'Coasts and Cols' Tour into a great journey of discovery. Here's his report… --- Last year, Wiggle began stocking ' Outdoor ' apparel, accessories and kit; everything...
  • living-with
    gore bike wear alp-x clothing
    13 Sep 2016 / Shane Banks
    Durable. Comfortable. Two words that quite eloquently sum up my experience 'Living with Gore Bike Wear's range of MTB kit', this summer.
  • gore-bike-wear
    07 Sep 2016 / Ed Tibbitts
    The Oxygen 2.0 bib and Windstopper Active Shell from Gore Bike Wear have been my favourite pieces to ride so far this season. I've ridden some hard miles in these Gore Bike Wear garments, including an 8 day 900+ km trip through Europe #IntoTheElements, as well as thousands of kilometres at home in the Hampshire hills. The Oxygen 2.0 bib short...
  • kona bikes
    06 Sep 2016 / Chris Wright
    "So is it a road bike or an off road bike? Is it a commuter? A touring bike? It is all of them; rolled into one." This was how I summed up the Kona Rove ST (2016) , when I first rode it, and rated it; and I still stand by that statement. Yet, I wanted to take it to the next level, and really show how capable the Rove is when you get it...
  • dhb
    05 Sep 2016 / Tim Wiggins
    Meet the models that took part in the stunning AW16 dhb photoshoot, in Yorkshire, UK.
  • bicycle-touring
    Ed's Summer Cycle Touring Trip
    05 Sep 2016 / Ed Tibbitts
    Last month, Team Wiggle's Ed Tibbitts ventured out on his first bikepacking tour; taking in Croatia, Italy and then Switzerland. To provide an insight into the joys and excitement of a cycle tour, he's written this great blog post. --- This August, I flew out to Split (Croatia) with a friend, then cycled 900 kilometres back to Zürich (...
  • living-with-castelli-sidi-CW
    Castelli Rodeo Jersey
    23 Aug 2016 / Chris Wright
    In this latest 'Living with Castelli' blog post, Chris Wright gives us some kit feedback, after a whopping 400 mile week in the saddle! --- So it's not every week I go out and ride 400 miles. Actually, I don't think I've ever done 400 miles in a week, or even close to that; but with the wife and kids away, it seemed like a fun...
  • coasts-and-cols
    17 Aug 2016 / Tim Wiggins
    Things are finally falling into place for my 'Coasts and Cols' bikepacking trip. The route is finalised (Read my blog: ' Introducing the 'Coasts and Cols' Bikepacking Tour '); the ferry to Santander is booked; the bike is ready to roll (Read my blog: ' 5000km Review - The Kona Private Jake' ). In this blog, I give...
  • ridden-and-rated
    Kona Private Jake
    16 Aug 2016 / Tim Wiggins
    Ride on-road. Ride off-road. Ride pavement. Ride gravel. Ride mud. Ride Everything. 5000km in, and I thought it was about time to give some more feedback, on the awesome Kona Private Jake . I gave a low-down of my initial thoughts on 'The Private', after 1000km - in my post: " Kona Private Jake - First Impressions ". Another...
  • staff-review
    16 Aug 2016 / Ben Gray
    In this post, Wiggler Ben Gray gives us the low-down on our new own-branded Wiggle Mountain Bike . Can it's £250 price tag deliver enjoyable riding? --- First impressions As an avid mountain biker, for the last decade, I was pretty intrigued when we launched our first Wiggle branded mountain bike . Rigid, with 29 inch wheels, is usually...