More from 'Lawrence Bywater'

10 cyclists you need to follow on Strava

Our list ranges from grand tour winners to Strava legends and everything in between. Get these guys and girls on your feed, you won’t regret it!

27 February 2020

Introduction to: Trail bikes

In this article, we’re going to focus on trail bikes – what they are, their distinct features as well as a few pointers to help you find the perfect model.

20 February 2020

Review: Elite Suito Smart Turbo Trainer

Arriving on your doorstep all but ready to ride, the Elite Suito has, on paper, all the credentials to deliver a fun, engaging ride. We flipped the lid and gave one a go for ourselves.
13 February 2020

Review: Orbea Occam 2020

Waving goodbye to 27.5” wheels, the Occam in 2020 is now a mid-travel 29er, designed for a multitude of uses. The bike was released to much acclaim in the summer of 2019, so we thought it was high time we got our hands on one to see what all the fuss was about.

30 January 2020

Review: Marin Alpine Trail

Righto! Who’s dreaming of a new big-wheel, long-travel full suspension enduro bike. You are? Then wake up and feast your eyes on the Alpine Trail platform from Marin, a bunch of riders who know a thing or two about creating fun off-road.

16 January 2020

7 things you should know about Wilier Triestina

Wilier is a road orientated bike brand from Italy. Specialising in high-end carbon race bikes, here’s seven need-to-knows that’ll get you under their skin.

3 January 2020

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