• cyclocross
    Cycling team, Team Spectra, Cyclocross
    17 Aug 2021
    Still relatively young, Team Spectra had big ambitions to become a UCI registered team across cycling disciplines, starting with cyclo-cross for the 2021 season. We caught up with them to find out how much it means to race at UCI level. Back in 2019, the idea of a professional cyclo-cross team backed by Wiggle and Vitus was brought alive in the...
  • Vitus rebrand launch
    09 Aug 2021 / Damien Whinnery
    “Life is complicated enough,” states Vitus on their newly honed approach, as the bike brand launches a new commitment to support ‘real riders’. Releasing its new brand promise in August, Vitus declared its belief that the real, lived experiences of bike owners will be at the heart of everything it does.
  • Cycle
     How cycling to work can boost your mood and your wallet
    03 Aug 2021 / 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...
  • Hutchinson Tyres
    03 Aug 2021 / Damien Whinnery
    A routine tyre test almost ended in a high-speed spill for Wiggle commercial manager John Bann-Lavery. But was it the Hutchinson Performance Tubeless Ready road tyres that made the difference?
  • Cycling Top Picks in the Wiggle Summer Sale
    03 Aug 2021 / Gabriella Burden
    Do you love to ride? Always after that 'new kit day' feeling? Need your fix of Haribo? You're in luck. Not only has the Wiggle Summer Sale just dropped, but we've also compiled a list of our Cycling Top Picks, as there are so many great savings to be had. With massive price drops on loads of the latest kit, there's something...
  • Cycle
    Reasons you shouldn't cycle to work cycle commute
    03 Aug 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Wiggle explore some of the main obstacles to cycle commuting
  • Best five BMX bikes 2021
    29 Jul 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    With roots in the skate-parks and dirt roads of the 1980s, BMX biking is more popular than ever. Fun, fast and adrenaline-packed, it's a great way to learn bike handling skills and develop endurance and strength. We pick out our best five BMX bikes available at Wiggle now. What size BMX do I need The two most important measurements to look for...
  • Hutchinson Kraken Tyres
    26 Jul 2021 / Damien Whinnery
    Experienced rider at Wiggle, Geoff McComb, took Hutchinson Kraken RLab MTB tyre out for a spin to get a measure of these beasts.
  • Black Cyclists Network: Their Story and Kit Drop
    23 Jul 2021 / Gabriella Burden
    The BCN club kit has just dropped and we are more than a little excited. Not only does the dhb kit look awesome, the story behind BCN is awesome too. What is BCN? Black Cyclists Network (BCN) is a club based in London where cyclists from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds can connect. However the group is inclusive to all,...
  • cycling
    Best road bike tyres
    16 Jul 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Your tyres are one of the most important components on your bike. As the only point of contact with the ground, they affect your comfort, safety and speed. We look at some of the best options available now to help you find the pair for you. Is tubeless really faster? One of the most obvious benefits of tubeless is that you don't have the...