Gear

Launched in mid-September, Sydney-based Soomom Cycling Apparel offer a refreshing take on cycling kit and the sport as a whole. With eye-catching kit, numerous points of difference and an engaging social presence, we wanted to find out more.

Cold, bleak and dark outside, it was the perfect time of year to be warmly bunkered down, enjoying the couch, the kitchen, the kettle … all those little luxuries that make winter more bearable. But, as we know, every action has an equal and opposite reaction … and for cyclists the cooler months often mean less kilometres, less training and ultimately less fitness.

Scicon Sports, the leader in high performance eyewear, bags and accessories, have released an off-bike accessory to help tired, UV and blue screen affected eyes.

PRO have expanded their range of saddles, gravel bags and handlebars for 2021, the company announcing upgrades to a swathe of products as you'll see here.

MAAP say their new Ascend Pro Rain Jacket is the company's most weather-proof shell jacket to date, delivering a fully waterproof and fully windproof jacket that breathes dynamically during high tempo riding.

Shimano have announced a major update of their S-Phyre cycling shoes with the RC 902 launched today.

Helmet specialists MET have significantly updated their mid-range road helmet, the Rivale.

Long-time Bicycling Australia journo Peter Maniaty never says no to reviewing new cycling gear. He was particularly quick to take up an offer to ride these new carbon hoops from Sydney-based Bossi Bicycles.

We all know that N+1 means our number of bikes plus the next one, but what is K+1? Cycling kit extraordinaire Lee ‘Hollywood’ Turner explains.

Linklube dry is a wax-based lubricant designed for serious and demanding MTB riding but also suitable form gravel and road riders.

Safety is an aspect of our sport all serious cyclists should take into account on each and every ride.

Cycliq, the originator of the all-in-one camera and light cycling safety system have released a new generation of the Fly6 rear-facing bike camera.

It's that time of year again – the mornings are a little darker, the days 
are starting to get shorter and bike lights become a necessity. In addition to seeing, it's critically important to be seen. Here we take a look at 
a selection of lights from Cateye and Blackburn that are perfect for use as daytime running lights and general purpose night lights.

Specialized have dropped the annual fee on their patented ANGi sensor, a lightweight tracking device that 'calls for help when a rider can’t'.

Specialized have launched a special 'Aussie Edition' Allez Sprint and pledged $150,000 for WIRES Wildlife Rescue

Michelin have held a major release for their new Power road tyre range in Provence, France. Journalists representing cycling media from all over Europe were there with Bicycling Australia's Dr Michael Hanslip also in attendance.