Sigma Sport Blog
25th May 2015A 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...
22nd May 2015Paying 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.
21st May 2015We 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.
21st May 2015On 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.
19th May 2015As 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.
18th May 2015Mavic 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.
15th May 2015One 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.
13th May 2015One 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.
12th May 2015Stage 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.
6th May 2015This 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?
17th April 2015We 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...
15th April 2015Sigma 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...
2nd April 2015Whether 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.
1st April 2015On 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.
20th March 2015Whether 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.
12th March 2015Rain 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.
3rd March 2015Keeping 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.
2nd March 2015Join 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.
12th February 2015Sigma 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...