Can you perfect your pedalling?

Want to go faster? Push harder on the pedals! But what about honing the way you apply that pressure? Is it worth trying to improve your technique? Hannah Reynolds investigates

Some riders seem to have natural style and grace on

What’s the best tread pattern for winter?

With rain, frost and a heightened amount of detritus now decking the lanes, Simon Smythe researches the right rubber for winter riding

Now that we’re staring down the barrel of winter, we need to protect ourselves against wet and slippery