4 Things you need to know about plus tyres

It's been hard to ignore plus tyres, with more and more chubby tyred bikes seemingly released almost daily. The key benefits to plus tyres are; grip, stability and the ability to smooth out the terrain. All of which is true, but there's also a few things you should know before taking the leap. So my list of the 4 things you need to know about plus tyres. 

Santa Cruz Hightower C S+ Review

So this is Santa Cruz's latest bike, the Hightower shares some strong DNA with the Bronson which is Santa Cruz's much loved aggressive trail / all mountain bike. The Hightower adds 29" wheels and 27.5" plus compatibility into the mix to create a big wheeled trail monster.

Bike light care and storage

With the long warm summer evenings, it's quite common for our bike lights to become neglected. I know that winter is the last thing you want to be thinking about right now, but you'll want your lights to be in tip top conditions for when the nights drawback in. So here are my top tips for looking after your lights.