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    The best winter gloves of 2022
    13 Jan 2022 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Cold hands are a common pain for cyclists in winter, giving more reason to invest in some quality gloves. A good pair of cycling gloves will keep chills at bay, but what else can you do to enjoy getting out on the bike during the colder months without suffering from freezing fingertips? We’ve got you covered. Here are our top recommendations...
  • Top Cycling Challenges, Events and Routes to Ride in 2022
    10 Jan 2022 / Gabriella Burden
    At Wiggle , we're always up for it. So what better way to make 2023 the best year yet than by entering a cycling event, riding a self-supported route or ticking off a bucket list cycling experience. Whether you are wanting to challenge yourself to ride a new distance, use an event as motivation to get fitter, or simply love two-wheeled...
  • How fit can you get on an E-Bike?
    23 Dec 2021 / Gabriella Burden
    E-Bikes have long had a stigma with comments around laziness often being thrown into the conversation. We explore how e-bikes can be used to keep you fit and why the benefits of power-assisted travel outweigh the scepticism of fellow riders. Are e-bikes cheating? The misconception with e-bikes is that you sit on the bike and the motor does all the...
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    Top picks from the Wiggle January Sale
    21 Dec 2021 / Gabriella Burden
    Whilst the Christmas lights are still twinkling and Home Alone is on the TV, now is a great time to browse our January Sale. At Wiggle, we've got unmissable deals on quality kit from some of our top brands for you to take advantage of. Whether you're wanting to kick start 2022 with some fresh looks, clock up the winter miles on a smart...
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    How to keep your feet warm on winter bike rides
    07 Dec 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Even if you relish the thought of spending a crisp, winter days on the bike, once your feet start to feel the chill a pleasant ride can become a miserable one. Frozen feet are absolutely no fun and thawing out at home can be a painful and lengthy process. To help you to avoid the dreaded frostbite nipping at your toes, we've collected some of...
  • Best MTB layers to stay warm on winter rides
    06 Dec 2021 / Gabriella Burden
    What's a little rain, wind or snow when you're prepared? For those of you who are planning to ride through the colder wetter months of winter, you'll be gaining an advantage over your pals who stay sat on the sofa. But in order to get out when the weather isn't so kind, it's important to wear the right layers. This will make...
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    Wiggle's top 5 Christmas gifts for cyclists
    02 Dec 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    If you've got a cyclist to buy for this Christmas, you'll probably know that they can be a difficult bunch to buy for. We've put together a list of some of our favourite gifts for cyclists to inspire you. Thoughtful ideas specially selected for their usefulness as well as style. LifeLine Bike Tool Kit - 18 Piece Whether they're...
  • How to stay safe cycling on snow and ice
    30 Nov 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    As we head into winter, snow and ice on the ground can put many of us off cycling outdoors. If you're determined to keep riding through the worst of the winter weather, here's our guide to staying upright and staying safe. According to our recent survey, only 18% of our social community would ride their bike if there's snow or ice on...
  • Unusual Christmas gifts you'll find at Wiggle
    16 Nov 2021 / Gabriella Burden
    It's that time of the year where we're all searching for the perfect gifts for friends and family. Obviously at Wiggle you'll find incredible cycling, running, tri and outdoor gear but we also have some unusual gifts you perhaps wouldn't expect to find. Welcome to the 'Middle of l̶i̶d̶l̶ Wiggle'... Our favourite quirky...
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    The best mountain bike tyres for winter 2021
    10 Nov 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Slippery wet rocks, sticky mud and slick ice can make even the most skilled mountain bikers feel like bambi on ice. Take back control and enjoy the trails more this winter. Here's our pick of the best mountain bike tyres for winter 2021. The best winter mountain bike tyres for muddy conditions Maxxis Minion DHF OE MTB Tyre - 3C - EXO - TR The...