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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?

Best 2017 disc brake road bikes under £1500 (part 2)

In part two of our blog, we single out the disc brake road bikes you can get for between £1000 and £1500. With an increased budget, you can expect to find carbon frames, full hydraulic brakesets and high performance gearing on these bikes.

The best 2017 disc brake road bikes under £1000

Not so long ago, disc brakes on road bikes were a controversial subject. Now, any manufacturer who takes their road bikes seriously has a couple of disc brake options available. Catering to those buying on a budget, this first of two parts takes a look at the best road bikes for sale under £1000 equipped with disc brakes.

In focus: The Giant Contend road bike range

All new for 2017, the Giant Contend road bike range is destined to be a best-seller. To find out more, we've put them in the spotlight.

Buyer’s Guide to Bike Lights

One of the most essential items you’ll need when out on your bike this Autumn - Winter, a good set of bike lights is never underestimated. Our guide to bike lights will help you to prepare with the darker months coming.

Students! Save money and travel by bike

Being a student isn’t just about drinking and nights out dressed as a character from a cartoon you’re too young to remember. Now and then you have to attend lectures and learn some stuff, which means facing the inevitable rush-hour commute. If you’re a bit skint and the novelty of living on packs of 17p noodles starts to wear thin, …

Race Report: 2016 Pearce DH Series: Rd5 – Bucknell

#TeamWheelies DH rider Lewis Boyce went solo up to the 5th round of the Pearce DH Series in Bucknell last weekend. Racing without his team-mate chasing doesn't appear to have slowed him down...

Race Report: 2016 Pearce DH Series Rd1 – Bringewood

The first race of the season for the Team Wheelies Downhill riders yielded some fantastic results. Lewis Boyce reports back from a very successful weekend of racing.

The 5 best road & hybrid electric bikes

Electric bikes are the fastest growing sector of the cycling industry, making cycling for leisure, sport and transport easier and more accessible than ever. We take a look at some of the best electric road & hybrid bikes.

Team Wheelies: New season, new bikes

Preparations for the 2016 season are well under way, as Team Wheelies downhill riders Lewis Boyce and Grant Boyce take home their new race bikes for the year.