Guides

Buyers Guide to Autumn Cycling Clothing

At AATR – we like to refer to Autumn as a turn season (Spring being the other). This is because cycling during these months are most likely to subject you to the widest range of weather conditions. Early Autumn we can be treated to an after-party of warm sunny weather […]

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Buyers Guide to Cycling Shoes

If you have embraced cycling in all of it’s glory, the chances are you have got or are thinking about getting cycling specific shoes. But understanding your boa’s from your ratchet closures, or the difference between your reinforced Nylon and Carbon composite can be a bit daunting. So we’ve put […]

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Buyers Guide to Cycling Socks

Let’s be honest – the only thing you really need to ride a bike – is a bike. When it comes to what to wear, you can pretty much wear whatever you like. But cycling kit is specifically designed to make cycling more comfortable, enjoyable and sometimes even enhance your […]

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Buyers Guide to Rear Bike Lights

At the time of writing this guide, we are rolling through Autumn and heading towards Winter. It is undoubtedly the time of year that cyclists will be thinking about bike lights. In our opinion, rear bike lights should be used all year round when cycling – especially on the road. Bike […]

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Buyers Guide to Energy Gels

Energy gels are a pretty common sight in the world of endurance sport – especially cycling. Whether they are being handed out to pro riders from their support vehicles, or by amateur riders on weekend club ride or sportive. But if you are new to cycling, what does it all […]

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Buyers Guide to Commuting by Bike

Commuting by bike is something that we would highly recommend. It will not only save you money on fuel and public transport costs, it is also a great way of getting regular exercise. But if you are thinking about or have just started cycling to work, what essentials should you […]

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Buyers Guide to Bikes

So you are in the market for a new bike but there are so many styles to choose from. Do you want a hybrid or a road bike? And what is the difference? If you buy a mountain bike will it be alright for commuting to work by road? We […]

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