• Cycle
    ZX-1 EVO / 7 ZX-1 EVO CRX ETAP AXS 2021 aero road bike
    19 May 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    It's been two years in the making. Totally re-imagined from the ground up, the latest Vitus ZX-1 Evo has been designed specifically to make you go faster. When it came to creating the new 2021 ZX-1 Evo, the team at Vitus decided to start again from fresh with one thing in mind. Speed. Vitus wanted to make a bike that looks fast, feels fast and...
  • Best Cycling Bib Shorts 2021
    12 May 2021 / Gabriella Burden
    If you're reading this blog you're either new to cycling, you ride so much that your bibs are now seethrough, or your current shorts are causing you all sorts of trouble - down there. Either way, you're after a pair of shorts that tick the boxes in regards to comfort, durability and also look cool. So, we've rounded up our Best Bib...
  • Brooks bike bags
    06 May 2021 / Damien Whinnery
    With a bike bag, you can turn your steed into a luggage-humping machine to take you on self-propelled adventures limited only by your imaginiation. OK, yeah, they're good for commuting too, I guess. Anyway, we've dived into Wiggle's deep well of bike bags, pannier bags, frame bags, bar bags, saddle bags, and everyting in between to...
  • Best Cycling Coffee Stops Map (Tried & Tested)
    28 Apr 2021 / Gabriella Burden
    For many cyclists, a ride isn't complete without a halfway coffee break and a slice of cake. When riding in new places, it's always great to have coffee stop recommendations from fellow riders. We asked you on social media to shout out your favourite cafe. Whether you are cycling faraway country lanes or are just a few miles from home, get...
  • Cycle
    Gravel bike upgrade adventure bike
    28 Apr 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    You've got your first gravel bike...but now you want to upgrade it. Sam takes you through all the best upgrades for your new gravel bike and most importantly, why they help with your riding. The bike We chose to start with the Vitus Substance VRS-2 Adventure Road Bike . It's an aluminium frame with a carbon fork, fitted with Shimano GRX...
  • kids
    family cycling, bike ride
    27 Apr 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Family bike rides are a great way to spend quality time together, explore the countryside and get some exercise. We asked our Wiggle social community to tell us their top tips for keeping everybody happy, from tired tots to surly teens. Read the Kid's Bike Buying Guide Choose the right route Avoiding busy roads and complex junctions means you...
  • Cycle
    Cycling team, Team Spectra
    15 Apr 2021 / Nassrin Chamanian
    Forget the old rules. Introducing the new UK-based cycling team with a plan to shake things up. Meet Team Spectra. When Team Principle Bruce Dalton told Wiggle he was putting together a multi-discipline cycling supergroup, we knew we had to be involved from the start. With a gender-balanced line-up of riders competing across many cycling...
  • nutrition
    HIGH5 Energy Bar with Protein
    14 Apr 2021
    Most athletes know how important protein is for recovery, but did you know it can also help to reduce fatigue and muscle damage when taken with energy on endurance events. HIGH5 explain more. HIGH5’s Energy Bar with Protein , is loaded with 10g of plant-based protein and 19g of carbohydrates per bar… but what is so good about...
  • Easter Deals, cycle, run, fitness, swim, outdoor
    01 Apr 2021 / Damien Whinnery
    Another week and another set of amazing Easter deals happening right now at Wiggle's Spring Event, so we thought we'd provide another quick tour of our highlights.
  • ‘Shock’ announcement as e-bikes permitted at pro race events
    01 Apr 2021 / Damien Whinnery
    Pro cycling fans around the world are shocked at an announcement that e-bikes will be permitted at this year’s major races.