Herefordshire Devil – ride the Marches!

Herefordshire Devil – ride the Marches!

***STOP PRESS*** Group booking offer for clubs – book five places and get one free, book ten and get three free. Call 01497 822 419 or email [email protected] to book. Our newly-acquired sportive series continues next month when we move the focus to  neighbouring Herefordshire! We’ve been organising events for over a decade from our base on the edge of the Brecon Beacons – and for 2016 we’ve taken over the ‘Devil’ sportives...

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Early Rider kids’ bikes – a class apart

Early Rider kids’ bikes – a class apart

It’s not too late to make it an Early Rider Christmas for your junior pedallers – we have stock in store on balance bikes and stunning chain-free Belters! Early Rider’s gorgeous range takes young cyclists from their very first balance bike strides right up to air-sprung, off-road adventures. The Classic 12/14 (£109.99) is their flagship wooden bike with a slack as a slack thing head tube, wide rear tyre and long wheel base. Long and low...

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Xmas gift guide 2015!

Xmas gift guide 2015!

The Christmas countdown clock is ticking! Let us spare you from panic-induced hysteria and provide some inspiration for cycling gifts and goodies! We’ve got gifts for him and her, present ideas for junior pedallers, stocking fillers, and a few big pressie ideas, too.  Read on for the Drover Cycles Xmas gift guide, V.2015! GIFTS FOR HIM>> Mavic Crossmax Hydropack – £99 Mavic deliver on all fronts – whether it’s clothes,...

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Altura Nightvision windproof gloves – review

Altura Nightvision windproof gloves – review

UK brand Altura’s Nightvision windproof gloves get a going over in the current Cycling Active mag, and impress with a 8/10 score. Altura’s kit undergoes rigorous testing in notoriously fickle UK weather. They’re best known for their be-seen Autumn and Winter togs, designed with highly visible reflective trims for dark commutes. Check out the full review below. Nightvision windproof gloves are available at our new web store,...

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Best winter mountain bike tyre – review…

Best winter mountain bike tyre – review…

Mountain Bike Rider magazine put winter mountain bike tyres under the spotlight in the latest issue – and they reckon Schwalbe’s Magic Mary is the best bet for getting a grip on riding in the slop. Perennial fave, the Maxxis Beaver, scored highly in the group test, with riders impressed by its climbing ability. But it was outshone by its newer stablemate, the Shorty, with the testers bowled over by its versatility and declaring the tyre...

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