Sigma Sport Blog
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...
2nd February 2015The Colnago C60 was one of the most hostly anticipated frames of the past few years. The latest incarnation of the range had quite a lot to live up to, thankfully Colnago have raised the bar yet again with the C60. We take an in depth look at what's new.
27th January 2015The annual Core Bike trade show opened it's doors once again this week and Sigma Sport went along to check out the latest offerings from some of the biggest brands including; Castelli, ENVE, F'izi:k, Felt and more...
5th January 2015The luxurious Rapha Winter Cycling Gloves are a high-end solution to keeping your hands warm whilst riding this winter. Rapha is a name synonymous with quality and style, we see if these winter gloves also have the levels of performance expected from a high-end glove.
16th December 2014Sigma Sport are supporting a team of elite level riders who are taking part in the UCI 2.2 Tour of Al Zubarah. Riders, including Steve Lampier and Wouter Sybrandy will take on the Tour of Al Zubarah over the course of 4 days.
6th November 2014We put the Vredestein Fortezza Senso Xtreme Weather Tyre through its paces in a 1000 mile road test, will its 'xtreme' weather capabilities be enough to withstand the harsh autumnal Surrey lanes?
4th November 2014Fiandre is Italian for Flanders and this gives a good idea what Sportful’s new range of clothing is all about. Designed for dreary, wet, windy and muddy conditions, whether that be the cobbles of Belgium or the windswept fens of Norfolk. The Sportful Fiandre Light Windstopper Jacket claims to provide total wind protection, with a high degree of water repellency. Riding in the unpredictable British weather I was sure to put these claims to the test.
3rd November 2014Shorts are shorts, right? Well not when it comes to Sportful’s Fiandre NoRain Bib Shorts. Claimed to be water repellant and warm, ideal for the unpredictable European weather. We put these foul weather shorts to the test
23rd October 2014Join us on Thursday 30th October from 6pm-9pm for an evening dedicated to winter cycling. Featuring prize draws, guest speakers, Q&A sessions, workshop demonstrations and much more...
22nd October 2014Staying seen when riding a bike is of paramount importance, not just at night but on dull days as well. When the days are get shorter a good front light is a must. Lights can be separated into two categories, lights to be seen and lights to see. I was intrigued to see which category the Knog Blinder ARC 5.5 Front Light would fall into.
24th September 2014Remember when we moved shop? Loads of end of line stock was cleared out from our old store. Earlier this year we moved warehouse so guess what? It is going to happen again, that's right another clearance sale.