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The Ital­ian Al­ter­na­tive

It would be fair to say that when it comes to the groupsets at­tached to offthe-shelf bikes Ja­panese gi­ant Shi­mano rules the roost. Many cy­clists, though, have a soft spot for Cam­pag­nolo and, as our test from p40 proves, it is still pos­si­ble to find some bril­liant fully-built bikes equipped with Ital­ian class.

Tour sto­ries

When I first in­ter­viewed Ned Boult­ing in 2011 about his first book I didn’t fore­see that, seven years later, the then ITV4 cy­cling re­porter would be em­bark­ing on his third na­tional tour! It’s tes­ta­ment to our colum­nist’s wit, ta­lent and knowl­edge that peo­ple will pay to lis­ten to a man talk about cy­cling!

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