Touring Mudguards – SKS Bluemels Review

Readers of my article on SKS’s Chromoplastic mudguards will understand my need to replace the existing set.  The chromoplastic’s have been brilliant and it was only a freak set of circumstances that  brought about their demise. The obvious choice was to replace them with a shiny new set of black chromoplastics, but what about these other SKS models? … Read more…

Bullhorns – The perfect touring bike handlebar?

Bullhorns - The perfect touring handlebar

Do you dare steer away from touring tradition? They come as standard on almost every touring bike but have you considered anything other than conventional drop handlebars? I never gave my handlebar choice a second thought. I had drop bars on my first tourer and I still do on my road bike. I know I don’t … Read more…