3 November 2015 0 Comments

Provis Pixelite Jacket

The prolonged period of unseasonably warm and settled weather late into the Autumn has left my winter training gear firmly in its place at the bottom of the cupboard. This is a good thing. However, it has meant that I haven’t had an opportunity to review the new PixElite cycling jacket sent to me over […]

11 December 2014 0 Comments

Hi viz versus Proviz

The idea that simply donning a fluorescent yellow jacket somehow bestows upon you a level of hitherto unknown invulnerability is a concept that has long wound me up to a tee. Flourescent hi-visibility clothing has little or no proven impact on safety for pedestrians or cyclists alike. A recent study showed that wearing hi viz […]

18 May 2009 0 Comments

The Pearl Izumi Kid Rides Again

  Author’s note: All kit reviews on this blog have been written by me without reference to the manufacturer. All kit has been purchased by me at the prevailing market price. Every spring cyclists dig out their warm weather gear and take a look at it. The first item that needs replacing is always the […]