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The Complete Cycle Security Guide

Bike thieves are ruthless. Not only do they not care about the impact of bike theft on their victims, it doesn’t even occur to them. Securing your bike properly is essential at all times when you’re not riding it, even if it’s within your line of sight. Our guide will show you how.

Staff favourite trails in Wales

To celebrate St David’s day and all things great about Wales, we asked our staff riders which Welsh trails were their favourites and why.

Prepare your bike for Summer

Spring is just around the corner! If you haven't done already, now is the perfect time to dust off your bike and get it ready for another season of two-wheeled fun. Our collection of bike care guides will help you get started.

Frog Bikes: A new home in Wales

A few of months ago, Wheelies was invited to visit the new Frog bikes factory in Pontypool, South Wales. The young brand is a tremendous success story in the cycling world so we were excited to see what makes them tick. Frog bikes was founded in 2013 by two parents feeling dismayed by the lack …

What is the difference between a road bike and a triathlon bike?

Have you ever looked at a triathlon bike and thought "that looks a bit funny, but I'm not sure why?" You're not the only one. Road bikes and triathlon bikes may have very similar uses, but look beyond the skinny tyres and you'll find two very different beasts.

5 of Britain’s best bike manufacturers

Here on this little cluster of islands we're quite fortunate to have some of the world's greatest bike trails and cycleways, and thanks to these top British bike manufacturers, we're spoilt for choice when choosing a bike to ride on them. Let's celebrate some of the best cycling brands from dear old Blighty.

Giant Contend SL2 Disc Review: 2017

The all-new Giant Contend range for 2017 replaces the aluminium Defy. At under £1000 the Contend SL2 Disc is just within a Cycle To Work scheme budget, but how does this bike perform on the road?

10 things you didn’t know about eBikes

Electric bikes are the fastest growing sector in cycling, with bikes available to suit everything from comfortable weekend rides, to hardcore mountain biking. We take a look at some of the things you might not know about electric bikes.

Top tips when buying a children’s bike

Buying a kid’s bike is a magical experience for both the child and parent alike. It gives children their first taste of independence and adventure, with the added thrill of whizzing about. With these top tips, you’ll find the perfect bike that your child will love.

Review: Smith Optics Forefront MIPS Helmet

"One of the most innovative & radical MTB helmets currently available." Ben Stallwood shares his experience with the Smith Optics Forefront MIPS helmet.