• Staff Review - Garmin Vector 3
    29 Mar 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    The Vector 3 dual-sensing pedal-based power meter from Garmin houses the sensors right inside the pedals, delivering reliable, accurate data on every training session. Wiggle rider Neil Towns has been trying them out. First Impressions Straight out of the box these are almost unnervingly easy. They look very similar to Shimano pedals and there...
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    Staff Review - Fi'zi:k R3 Aria Road Shoe
    12 Mar 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    It’s approaching that time of year when everybody's getting sick of wrapping up in multiple layers and pulling on over-shoes to fend off the cold. We're starting to look forward to the fresh spring sunshine and the light and breezy feeling of a summer jersey, bib shorts and a fresh new pair of cycling shoes . Fi'zi:k have updated...
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    09 Mar 2018 / Damien Whinnery
    A study into the affects of exercise on older people has found cycling can drastically reverse the impact of ageing, not just on muscle but also on the immune system.
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    Olympic cyclist shows you how to develop power in the gym
    09 Jan 2018 / Nassrin Chamanian
    For multiple-time Olympic gold medal-winning track sprinter Jason Kenny, it's not all about the bike. The gym plays a vital role in building that explosive power. 'The gym’s really important. I think, if you just train what you want to get good at, you’ll very quickly get to a level and find that getting better is really...
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    What is your next cycling challenge?
    20 Dec 2017 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Introducing the 2018 Wiggle Super Series The Wiggle Super Series has been established for several years now, incorporating 40 events across the country which offer a variety of course lengths and difficulty levels, allowing cyclists to choose a challenge that suits them. All events in the Wiggle Super Series feature the highest standard of event...
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    Staff Review - Garmin Edge 1030
    07 Dec 2017 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Staff rider Neil Towns has been using the new Garmin Edge 1030 for a couple of months. Garmin think this is their best GPS cycling computer yet, allowing you to ride longer and stronger while staying connected. Here's what Neil thinks. I always avoided the Edge 1000 due to its size and a personal view that I didn't need directional mapping...
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    Pro mechanic review: X-Tools Home Mechanic Kit
    29 Nov 2017 / Nassrin Chamanian
    The Rolling Fix are a mobile bike mechanic service based in Sydney, Australia. We recently sent them the X-Tools Performance 39 Piece Tool Kit ​ to put through its paces and see how the tools would hold up with daily use on their mobile trike. Their head mechanic Cam shares his thoughts. Like most home mechanic kits I’ve seen, the X-Tools...
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    Staff Review - Knog PWR Rider 450L and Blinder Mob V 4 Eyes
    23 Nov 2017 / Nassrin Chamanian
    In this review, staff rider Nassrin shares her thoughts on two of the latest bike lights from Australian brand Knog . As a year-round cyclist, I demand a lot from my lights. My cycle commute is 37km each way and although during the winter months I alternate with the train more often, even on the days I take the train there's a ride from home...
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    Review - KitBrix Multisport Kit Bags
    22 Nov 2017 / Tim Wiggins
    "Organising to the nth degree is something that helps me to personally deal with all kinds of challenges, in sport and life in general. The KitBrix slogan "No fuss. Just organised kit" instantly appealed." - Staff rider Tim Wiggins gives his feedback on the KitBrix kit bags.
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    Training for the L'Etape Australia - Part two
    22 Nov 2017 / Nassrin Chamanian
    In 2017, Wiggle Nutrition have partnered with L’Etape Australia as the official nutrition partner for the event. L’Etape Australia is a challenging 160km or 120km ride through the Snowy Mountains of NSW, organised by Le Tour de France. Leading up to the event we touched base with Rochelle Gilmore (ex-pro cyclist and manager/owner of...