Cycling Blog, News, Reviews & Sportives

Bikes.org.uk is a Cycling Blog for all kinds of cyclist, from road cyclist to leisure cyclist, from mountain bikers to weekend sportive enthusiasts. Here you'll find articles on a broad range of cycling topics, including product reviews on cycling gear, news on cycling events & sportives and a whole host of useful articles aimed at being a better cyclist, including guides on fitness, nutrition and cycling industry reports. We support the local Wirral Sportives, Merseyside Sportives, Cheshire Sportives, the annual Wirral Bikeathon charity bike ride and help cyclists on How to Prepare for a Charity Bike Ride. If you are new to cycling and are looking for beginner tips, take a look at our Getting Started in Cycling section.


Mountain Bike Reviews

Reviews on the latest mountain bikes and MTB gear from Scott, Trek, Specialized, Cannondale, Giant ...


Road Bike Reviews

Reviews on the latest road bikes and cycling clothing from Trek, Bianchi, Scott, Specialized, Gore Bike Wear, Endura ...

Cycling for Fitness

Cycling for Fitness

Cycling Fitness is warming-up before a ride, toning, stretching and so much more.

Lose Weight Cycling

Lose Weight Cycling

Cycling is one of the best sports or leisure activities for burning calories.

Nutritional Advice

Cycling Nutrition comes in many forms, eating the correct foods, drinking the right nutrients ..

Best Cycling Diet

The best cycling diet is one that is balanced in carbohydrates & protein for optimum energy.

Guide to Protein Bars
Protein bars offer an easy way to boost your protein intake ..
Guide to Whey Protein
Whey protein is a common supplement used by cyclists ..
Guide to Protein Shakes
Protein is one of the most important building-blocks ..
Guide to Energy Drinks
What you eat & drink effects your performance ..

Health Benefits of Cycling

Cycling is a fun way to keep fit and stay healthy. It is also a way to reduce stress, lose weight and build muscle strength. A healthy cycling regimen includes good preparation, pre & post ride stretching, healthy eating & drinking and a balanced training program.

Health Benefits

Cycling Holidays

Cycling Holidays are a great way to explore new parts of the UK and Europe, either on your own, with friends or as a family. We have a wide range of cycling holidays to consider thoughout England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland ...

Cycling Holidays
More Info on Travel to Work Report

Travel to Work by Bike Report

Commuting by Bicycle has increased by +17% over the past decade to 762,000 people ..

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Travel to Work by Method Report

The number of people who drive to work has exceeded 15 million for the first time.

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Travel to Work Report 2013

The number who travel to work in England and Wales has now surpassed 25 million.

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Travel to Work in London Report

Cycling commuters in London has more than doubled over the past decade.