Review: Sharp Precision Wheels custom build

Handbuilt wheels from the south coast are well considered and a good upgrade

First Ride | Getting the Salsa Warroad Gravel Bike Dirty at the Reiver

How did the first Warroad ridden on UK soil handle?

Review: Canyon’s high-falutin’ carbon gravel bike – the Holy Grail? Or just a carpenter’s cup?

It looks a bit funny, but how does it ride? Barney found out.

Cotic Escapade

Life Cycles – Review: the Cotic Escapade is a bike that does a bit of everything

No nonsense steel, with plenty of adaptability from Cotic.

5 minute review: diminutive little blinders – Oxford Products Ultratorch Slimline lights

Small lights that pack a punch. The Oxford Products Ultratorch Slimline are a good addition for dark commutes.

Mid-term review, S-Working hard: How is the Specialized CruX S-Works coping with a full season of ‘cross?

So what is an £8000 like to race, exactly? Rich finds out...

Review: the Fearless Vulture is a stand-out debut

A very refined first frameset from the new Brighton brand.

Dreamy: getting a good night’s sleep with the Exped Synmat HL M

Tom discover's the joy of a better night's sleep under the stars

Review: Hoy Meadowmill 24 – a grown up drop bar bike for kids

Do you have a budding 'cross racer or gravel rider in the family? Perhaps the Meadowmill will get them on drops sooner than you thought.

First Ride: Lauf True Grit Frameset… aka the gravel ripper

A few hours in the saddle makes a lasting impression with the Lauf True Grit.

First Look: Fearless Vulture frameset

Tested: Fearless Vulture From: Fearless Bikes Price: £499 (frame and forks) Same but definitely different Sticking to a bit of a “steel is real” theme that we’ve been digging for...

Review: Scott Addict Gravel 30 Disc

Tested: Scott Addict Gravel 30 From: Scott Price: £3,099.00 Tested for: 3 months Gravel comes in many flavours How else do you explain the diversity of the machines that the...

The modern anachronism – Reviewed: Ritchey Outback frameset

It may have classic styling, but the Ritchey is anything but old fashioned.

The new benchmark? Reviewed: DT Swiss CRC 1400 Spline 24 wheelset

Top end, top performance wheels

Suspend your disbelief – Reviewed: the Lauf Grit fork brings comfort and speed to gravel

Leaf sprung, funky looking, but how did it ride? Tom finds out.

Reviewed: Compass Steilacoom tyres – the perfect UK “gravel” option?

Want it all? We reckon the Steilacoom is more than a jack of all trades when it comes to terrain.

Pinnacle Arkose Alfine 8

Review: Pinnacle Arkose Alfine 8

We've been long times of Pinnacle's Arkose range of bikes. How will this hub-geared version fare?

Reviewed: Specialized CruX Elite X1 2018

Would the hot pink 'cross whippet live up to expectations on and off the course?

First ride: Canyon Grail CF SLX 8.0 (and yes, yes, those bars)

Tech for tech's sake, or revolutionary ride? Tom finds out.

Reviewed: Canyon Inflite CF SLX 8.0 Pro Race

We look past the distinctive styling and spend some quality time in the saddle of Canyon's race bike. The results are seriously impressive.

Long term review: Sixth Element SE30CX wheelset

Have these well priced carbon hoops withstood the rigours of six months of testing?

First Look: Scott Addict Gravel 30

Scott's Addict Gravel balances a high performance frame with good value components. Will it tick the boxes?

The ultimate ‘cross shoe? The Fi’zi:k Uomo M3B comes close

Do these top of the range shoes cut the mustard for racing and general riding?

First Look: Kona Major Jake

We reckon the Major Jake will make for a cracking "my first 'cross race bike". Check out our first look here.

5 minute review: Morvelo Stormshield Baselayer

A different take on the windproof and baselayer. Why take two layers when one might do?

First Look: Canyon Inflite CF SLX 8.0 Pro Race

We've received Canyon's distinctive new 'cross race bike. Here's the lowdown

Reviewed: Kinesis Tripster ATR v2 frame

The original Tripster ATR was a do-it-all gravel bike before the name existed. Has the v2 kept pace with change?

Reviewed: Vee Rail 650b tyres

We are seeing an increasing number of 650b wheeled gravel bikes. What tyres should you use for smaller wheels though? Are the Vee Tires Rail the answer?

Review: POC Octal Helmet

The POC Octal isn't a cheap helmet, and at sub-200g you are paying more for less. Is it worth it?

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Long Term Review: Saying Goodbye To The Whyte Gisburn

The Whyte Gisburn features MTB-inspired geometry, a 1x specific frame and comes stock with a dropper post.