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Christmas gift guide 2019

If you’ve been asking ‘What do you want for Christmas?’ for the last two months and have gotten nowhere, you might be starting to get a bit of a panic on about your pressies this year. We’re not saying that Christmas should be all about what’s under the tree, but you still want to get them something they’ll like.

29 November 2019

A relationship with cycling: Amelia

Amelia is the second episode in an occasional series which tells the story of one person’s relationship with cycling.

27 November 2019

5 ways to make your bike more comfortable

Here are a few simple adjustments that could help make your bike more comfortable to ride
13 November 2019

Winter commuting: 10 tips to help you survive the season

Low visibility, sideways rain and a roaring headwind, all before a day at work. Commuting by bike in winter can be tough at times! Ride day in, day out with these simple hacks.

6 November 2019

Electric folding bikes buyer's guide

The convenience of electrical assistance combined with the benefits of the fold – we do like an electric folding bike here at Cycle Republic. Our buyers guide will help you find the right one for you.

19 September 2019

Made to last: Ortlieb waterproof bags

With a revered reputation for longevity, a huge catalogue of spare parts and a five-year warranty it’s fair to say Ortlieb’s cycling luggage is already ticking plenty environmental boxes. But if that wasn’t enough, Ortlieb is now offering a repair service right here in the UK. We went along to their UK headquarters on the edge of the Lake District to see how it works.

13 September 2019

Bike lights: Key questions answered

We’ve taken some frequently asked questions about bike lights and given you a concise answer to each.

12 September 2019

First look: Brompton Explore Edition

A Brompton specifically designed to bust out of the city and head off the beaten track. Read on to find out more. 

4 September 2019