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March 9, 2020

You've bought the e-bike, signed up for a charity ride, and (maybe) even the weather is on your side. All you need to do now is get in the miles and come the day of your event you'll be flying. Or maybe you won't even be on the start line. You see, with an extra 250 Wa...

March 4, 2020

Back in the day the choice of bikes was between men's and women's, the only real decision to be made being whether you wanted one, three, or five gears. If that description rings a bell then the choice of different e-bikes available today can seem a bit daunting with c...

February 19, 2020

Is it any wonder that the humble bicycle was voted greatest invention of all time by Radio 4 listeners? Such a simple design that not only provides one of life's greatest pleasure (I defy anyone to ride a bike on a nice day and not have a smile on their face) but quite...

February 17, 2020

A new study has identified that people who regularly cycle to work live longer than those who walk or drive to work. The study took place in New Zealand and demonstrated a 13% reduction in mortality during the period of the research. The study's lead author, Dr Carolin...

February 10, 2020

We recently spent a day at Lancaster University where staff had the opportunity to try out a range of electric bikes and find out all about the various Cycle to Work Schemes that we are a part of. Cycle to Work Schemes have been around since 1999 with the aim of gettin...

February 5, 2020

Yesterday the Government brought forward its proposed ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars from 2035. 97% of the world's climate scientists agree that man-made pollution is warming our planet. However appealing the thought of a warmer planet may be on a cold Febru...

January 30, 2020

When you head out for a bike ride do you plan where you're going or just go where the mood takes you? Riding the same routes makes a lot of sense. You know roughly how long it will take you, so can fit your ride in around other commitments. If you're looking to improve...

January 20, 2020

It's the time of the year that regular gym goers dread, as an influx of well-intentioned new members commit to losing the Christmas weight or just 'getting fit' as part of their New Year transformation. Suddenly the thing getting the most exercise is everyone's patienc...

October 9, 2019

We often hear people saying that they are buying an e-bike to help them lose some weight or just get fitter. For others, the health benefits are far greater. Jim White's first experience of riding an electric bike was during his recovery after suffering a stroke. We ca...

October 9, 2019

Mention bamboo and most of us probably think of panda bears slowly munching their way through shoot after shoot. Yet different species of bamboo are put to some surprising uses. Bamboo has a higher strength-to-weight ratio for withstanding compression than wood, brick,...

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