• Sports Nutrition
    rider taking hydration gel
    15 Jun 2020
    Dr James Morton from SiS explains how nitrates can help to improve your performance during endurance races and training routines.
  • Cycle
    6 reasons why you shouldn't cycle to work
    01 Jun 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Wiggle explore some of the main obstacles to cycle commuting
  • Cycle
    11 reasons why you will fall in love with cycle commuting
    28 May 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Are you thinking about cycling to work? Here's why we think this could be the start of a habit of a lifetime. Boost your health and fitness According to a study published in the British Medical Journal last year, cycle commuting lowers the risk of cancer and cardio-vascular disease. In addition, you can enjoy many of the benefits of a trip to...
  • Cycle
    How cycling to work can boost your mood and your wallet
    28 May 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Whether you're driving, taking public transport, or even walking, you can save money, save time and arrive at work in a much better mood if you switch to cycling. The Wiggle Cycle To Work scheme makes it easy to benefit from a tax saving of up to 42%. We asked four Wiggle cyclists to tell us what they bought with the Cycle to Work scheme and...
  • Cycle
    How to train like a pro under lockdown
    21 May 2020
    How are professional cyclists keeping up with their training in the 'new normal?' Sports Physiotherapist & Founder of Premax Randall Cooper finds out. This ‘virus’ has upended most of what we do. It’s hard to think of any aspect in life that hasn’t substantially changed. Those of us who enjoy riding a bike can...
  • Cycle
    19 May 2020 / Rob Atkins
    “It’s like night and day!” That’s Alex Paton’s verdict on the transformation of performance sportswear brand dhb since he first pulled on an Aeron jersey at the beginning of 2018. The former Olympic mountain bike hopeful had joined British UCI Continental squad Canyon Eisberg following a frustrating season with rivals...
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    Strava removes leaderboards and route planning for free users.
    19 May 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    The popular social fitness-tracking app Strava has announced that some key features will disappear for users of the free service, as it moves focus to the subscription service. In an email to subscribers, Strava founders Mark Gainey and Michael Horvath stated that, following a period of reflection, they would be ‘leading the company with a...
  • Cycle
    Gore Wear C7 Shorts
    20 Apr 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Any regular cyclist knows that having the right bib shorts can be the difference between a great ride and a ride you'd rather forget. It's the single most important piece in your cycling wardrobe. Here at Wiggle, we've witnessed countless innovations and refinements to bib short design. Leading brands are continually tweaking and...
  • Cycle
    Challenge 2020 update - How is Lisa Thake staying active at home?
    31 Mar 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    We caught up with Challenge ambassador Lisa Thake to find out how she is staying motivated to carry on training despite the cancellation of some of her target events. This blog was written on 31 March 2020. At the time of writing, UK citizens have been asked to stay at home, with exceptions for shopping, essential journeys and one form of outdoor...
  • Seven ways to enjoy solo cycling
    25 Mar 2020 / Nassrin Chamanian
    This blog was written on 25 March 2020. At the time of writing, social distancing is mandatory in the UK in an effort to limit the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). UK citizens have been asked to stay home where possible but one bike ride, run or walk is allowed, either solo or with somebody that you live with. As the situation and guidelines...