Van Bikeradar: Wahoo vs Garmin: which bike computer should you choose?

Wahoo Elemnt and Garmin Edge bike computers are deservedly popular and they dominate the market, despite the increasing competition offered by brands such as Hammerhead and Bryton. When it comes to which bike computer you should choose from one of these brands, there are several things to consider. Garmin has a larger range of products […]

Van Bikeradar: New Hutchinson Challenger is a wallet-friendly endurance tyre

Hutchinson has released the Challenger, a new tyre for training, endurance riding and Fondos. The Challenger is said to prioritise longevity, comfort and safety. It has a new compound claimed to provide grip and durability, and high-density fibres used for puncture protection. Hutchinson says the construction of the road bike tyre is “optimised” for use […]

Van Bikeradar: Women’s bike size guide | What size bike should I buy?

What size bike should I buy? It’s a common question that many women have when considering a new bike. That’s why we’ve created a simple women’s frame sizing guide, with advice for road bikes, mountain bikes and hybrid bikes. When bike shops and brands talk about bike size, what they’re specifically referring to is the […]

Van Bikeradar: How to choose the right bike saddle for you

Knowing how to choose a bike saddle, which is key for comfortable and fun cycling, can be a minefield. With so many shapes, styles and price points available, the sheer volume of options available can be overwhelming. In this in-depth guide, we’ll talk through how to choose the best saddle for you – whether you’re […]