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For a daily feel-good factor, look no further than bike commuting – it’s great for getting fit, saving money and being green, too. Your commuter bike needs a combination of key traits: efficiency and comfort for making light work of the journey, resilience for all-weather performance, and upgradeability, with components …

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Buying​ ​a​ ​road​ ​bike​ ​is​ ​buying​ ​your​ ​way​ ​into​ ​a​ ​world​ ​of​ ​cycling​ ​variety.​ ​Bicycles​ ​built​ ​for​ ​tarmac​ ​share  certain​ ​traits;​ ​their​ ​light​ ​frames,​ ​skinny​ ​wheels​ ​and​ ​drop​ ​handlebars​ ​make​ ​easier​ ​work​ ​of​ ​many​ ​types​ ​of  riding​ ​–​ ​from​ ​long​ ​distance​ ​hilly​ ​adventures​ ​to​ ​fast,​ ​flat​ ​racing​ ​to​ ​urban​ ​commutes​ …

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With​ ​drop​ ​handlebars​ ​and​ ​skinny​ ​wheels,​ ​road​ ​bikes​ ​are​ ​already​ ​built​ ​for​ ​speed.​ ​But​ ​when​ ​it​ ​comes​ ​to racing,​ ​not​ ​just​ ​any​ ​road​ ​bike​ ​will​ ​do.​ ​At​ ​Hargroves​ ​Cycles​ ​we’re​ ​here​ ​to​ ​help​ ​you​ ​work​ ​out​ ​what’s​ ​best  for​ ​you. Road​ ​bike​ ​racing​ ​is​ ​becoming​ ​increasingly​ ​accessible​ ​across​ ​all​ ​levels.​ …

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Tour De France - Champagne Bikes On A Lemonade Budget

The Tour De France is back on our screens, and boy are we turning green with bike envy. We’ve seen bikes like Bianchi’s Oltre XR4, Scott’s Foil, Cube’s Litening c:68 SL and Cannondale’s SuperSix Evo Disc over the past week, and let’s be honest… it’s making all of us want to pack …

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With the huge focus on cycling in the past few years, and more and more people getting into the sport it can be confusing to navigate the various buzzwords that come with the sport. What’s the difference between a cyclocross and a performance road bike?  Who knew there was more …

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Best Bikes Under £500

If you’re looking to buy a new bike for under £500 there are plenty of bargains to be had. It’s also the time of year when brands such as Specialized and Cannondale start to reduce this year’s models as they release details of their new ranges for 2018. Specialized for …

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