Save 15% : Black Friday comes early for cyclists

The super-nice Josh at Power Meter City has kindly extended a great offer to readers of this blog. A whopping 15% off most ACCESSORIES AND POWER METER BRANDS from now until the end of November 2016. So if you are in the market for 4iiii, Favero BePro, PowerTap, Rotor, Power Pod or indeed almost any brand excluding…

ROTOR INPOWER 3D+ REVIEW Q-RING OCP OCA

Review – ROTOR Qarbon Qring 53T

ROTOR’s latest Qarbon Qrings are lightweight and rigid elliptical front chainrings, sometimes referred to as ‘oval’. They are part-carbon in construction and come in a variety of sizes for the outer front chainring. “Qarbon is designed to work with all 9, 10 and 11-speed drivetrains. It is available in 110 BCD  and offers 3 versions: 53, 52 and 50 teeth. Qarbon can…

Oval Chain Rings – The Placebo Effect? My new toy

I guess oval chain rings are a load of nonsense and don’t really work. Froome Used this in his 2015 TdF victory. He probably just liked the design. http://cdn.mos.bikeradar.imdserve.com/images/news/2015/07/10/1436523606273-xzs6zx1dsaig-700-80.jpg Wiggins used these for gold at the Olympic TT. Maybe he accidentally picked up the wrong bike? Must be a placebo effect then? I’m sure everyone…

ROTOR 2INpower – New Power Meter

I’d heard about these a month ago or so. Except I heard that they were TomTom’s new foray into the power meter world. Oh well. I kept quiet on that one 🙂 These would be GREAT for me. I often use ROTOR’s Q-RINGS (elliptical front chain rings). If you do that then the pedal based…