Sigma Sport Blog

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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Colnago C60: In Depth

2nd February 2015
The 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.

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Core Bike Show 2015

27th January 2015
The 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...

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Rapha Winter Cycling Glove Review

5th January 2015
The 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.

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Sigma Sport backed team all set for the UCI 2.2 Tour of Al Zubarah

16th December 2014
Sigma 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.

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Vredestein Fortezza Senso Xtreme Weather Clincher Tyre Review

6th November 2014
We 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?

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Sportful Fiandre Light Windstopper Jacket Review

4th November 2014
Fiandre 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.

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Sportful Fiandre NoRain Bib Shorts Review

3rd November 2014
Shorts 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

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Rule 9 Evening 2014

23rd October 2014
Join 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...

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Knog Blinder ARC 5.5 Front Light Review

22nd October 2014
Staying 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.

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Warehouse Clearance SALE

24th September 2014
Remember 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.

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