Bike Lights

There are many options of bicycle lighting for the discerning cyclist.

Try ultimate bicycle lights: AA and Lithium-ion powered bicycle lights for road and trail.

Ultra Leds Wide range of LED bulbs and Strips Less power, less heat,better Value

Smart Bicycle Lights Discount prices on Smart lights, but check for secure online shopping

LED Spot Lights GU10 7 Watt High Power LED Spots True replacements for Halogen 50w

Meet the author

I've been riding bikes ever since I needed transport to university, and have only ever gradually increased my time in the saddle. In my early 20's I cut my teeth in time trialing, and found the longer events more suitable for me. After a ... (more)

Essential equipment list for an audax

There are lots of things to consider bringing on an audax. Most important are the bike setup itself, choice of bags, tools and electronic devices. You should try to bring enough to confidently get you round, but not so much that you're weighed ... (more)

Recreational Riding

Strava (www.strava.com) - Strava is a website and mobile app that allows cyclists to track and share their rides, as well as connect with other cyclists and join cycling clubs. BikeForums (www.bikeforums.net) - BikeForums is an online community ... (more)

"Training" for an Audax?

People often worry about what training they need to do in order to be ready for an audax. You've decided to enter a 200km or longer ride, and this is surely going to require an extensive training programme and a tapering phase, right? Well ... (more)

The point of audaxes

Like most physical activities, audaxes mean different things to different people. They are designed to be rides of exploration, both in terms of the countryside and the rider's capabilities. You get to see some truly stunning scenery on ... (more)

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About the author

My name is John Swindells and I'm a keen recreational cyclist with a preference for long one-day rides. I've also previously dabbled in time trialling and cyclo-cross. See more of what I get up to on Strava!