Sigma Sport Blog

Sportful Bodyfit Pro LTD Bib Short Review

25th May 2015
A good pair of bib shorts can be the difference between a comfortable and painful ride experience. So when I found out I was going to be testing Sportful’s top of the range offering, the Bodyfit Pro LTD Bib Shorts, I was intrigued to see how they would perform...

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Giro d'Italia 2015: Stage 14 Preview

22nd May 2015
Paying tribute to the elegant vineyards of the Valdobbiadene region, Santini's Giro d'Italia 2015 Stage 14: Treviso/Valdobbiadene Jersey encapsulates the luxury and timeless quality of this Prosecco producing region, which plays host to the only ITT of the 2015 edition of the Giro.

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Sportful Allure Women's Short Sleeve Jersey Review

21st May 2015
We put the new Sportful Allure Women's Jersey to the test- A short-sleeved jersey that’s suited to hot days on the road, with integrated UV protection, compression capabilities and moisture-wicking features this is a jersey that claims to (almost) do it all.

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An Evening With Etixx Prepare Like a Pro

21st May 2015
On Wednesday 20th May Sigma Sport hosted an evening with Etixx. Guest speaker on the night, Glenn Kearney, imparted his expert knowledge, explaining how to prepare and fuel like a pro. He also gave a fantastic smoothie making demonstration. The night was capped off with a signed Etixx Quick-Step Cycling Team Jersey giveaway.

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Giro d'Italia 2015: Stage 11 Preview

19th May 2015
As if it hasn't been already, speed will be the name of the game for Stage 11. The lumpy route's profile reads like sharpened teeth, ready to snap the riders up. Today could be the perfect day for a breakaway.

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Mavic Cosmic Ultimate LTD Edition Road Helmet Review

18th May 2015
Mavic are traditionally a wheel manufacturer but over the last few years have branched out, producing a range of helmets, shoes and clothing. We take a look at the Cosmic Ultimate Ltd Edition Road Helmet to see if it can compete amongst the more established helmet brands.

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Sportful Hot Pack 5 Women's Donna Jacket Review

15th May 2015
One of Sportful’s most successful products, the Hot Pack jacket is a cycling wardrobe staple that’s guaranteed to save your skin in the frenzied British weather. It will also earn you some style points; wear it and you can expect admiring comments and jealous quips.

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Heat Molding Bont Cycling Shoes

13th May 2015
One of the major benefits of owning a pair of Bont cycling shoes is that you are able to heat mold the shoe to ensure the very best possible fit, specific to your feet. In this article we run you through the process of how to heat mold your Bont shoes.

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Giro d'Italia 2015: Stage 5 Preview

12th May 2015
Stage 5's 152 kilometre run from La Spezia to the summit of the Abetone marks the first of the Giro's six mountain-top finishes. This beautiful stage will be one for the climbers to test their early form and attack on, just as Fausto Coppi did at just age 20 on the way to taking his first Maglia Rossa back in 1940.

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Giro d'Italia 2015: Stage 1 Preview

6th May 2015
This weekend marks the beginning of the 2015 Giro d'Italia and the first Grand Tour of the season. We take a look at the first stage, a Team Time Trail that starts in San Lorenzo al Mare and finishes in Sanremo. who will draw first blood in this iconic Italian grand tour?

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Specialized Epic FSR Elite Carbon World Cup Mountain Bike Review

28th April 2015
You know a bike is going to be something special when a rider such as Jaroslav Kulhavy rides it in the super technical world cup rounds and then rides it to victory at the incredibly tough Cape Epic. After watching the Cape Epic victory I was intrigued to see how the Specialized Epic WC would perform compared to the 29” hardtail I usually ride.

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Etixx Sports Nutrition Review

17th April 2015
We may not ride or race like the pros but why should that stop us eating like them. Etixx (sponsors of Etixx Quick-step pro cycling team) produce a range of nutrition products designed for before, during and after exercise, as well as for general day to day health. We put the range to the test...

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Exclusive Ride25 Offer

15th April 2015
Sigma Sport have teamed up with Ride25 to offer an exclusive discount on two of their upcoming cycling tours with the promo code: SigmaRideLots. This offer is open for the first 10 Sigma Sport customers to sign up before 10th May, so don't delay...

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Sportful NoRain Arm, Leg and Knee Warmer Review

2nd April 2015
Whether riding in spring, summer or autumn, you can never predict what the weather has in store. This is where Sportful come in with their NoRain range of clothing. Getting caught out in a shower is never a pleasant experience, so I was keen to test the Sportful NoRain arm, knee and leg warmers to see if they would keep me dry and warm as I racked up the miles.

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2015 Triathlon Evening Recap

1st April 2015
On Thursday 26th March Sigma Sport hosted an evening dedicated to all things triathlon to celebrate the start of this year's triathlon season. Over £1,500 worth of triathlon equipment was won, alongside workshop demos, helpful advice from representatives of the biggest tri brands and guest speeches from Mark Kleanthous and Magnus Backstedt.

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Skratch Labs Exercise Hydration Mix Review

20th March 2015
Whether you’re racing, tackling a mountainous sportive or are pounding the pedals in a gym spin class, staying hydrated is a must if you want to perform at your best. We put Skratch Lab's Hydration mix to the test to see if it can deliver performance nutrition when you need it.

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Muc Off C3 Ceramic Lube Review

12th March 2015
Rain or shine, keeping your bike running smoothly is a must if you plan to #RideLots. We've been testing Muc-Off​ C3 Ceramic bike lube in both the dry and the wet. Find out how they fared over a week of intense testing.

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veloToze Shoe Cover Review

3rd March 2015
Keeping your feet dry is important if you are looking to #RideLots. The veloToze shoe covers are new and designed to offer a water and windproof barrier against the elements. We put them to the test.

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Specilalized Crux Elite Carbon Evo Disc Cyclocross Bike Review

2nd March 2015
The Specialized CruX Elite EVO cyclocross bike is a big brother in the CruX range of cross and gravel bikes. Featuring Specialized FACT 10r frameset and SRAM TRP HY/RD hydraulic disc brakes this is a bike that boasts some serious credentials...

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Triathlon Evening

2nd March 2015
Join us on Thursday 26th March for a fantastic evening to celebrate the start of the 2015 triathlon season. There will be seminars, workshop demonstrations, experts on hand to answer your questions plus a FREE prize draw to win over £1500 worth of kit.

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Sigma Sport to Support ONE Pro Cycling

12th February 2015
Sigma Sport are delighted to announce that we will be the Official Performance Equipment Retail Partner to ONE Pro Cycling for the 2015 season, as detailed in ONE Pro Cycling's press release...

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