Aoife Glass

Writer, editor, science communicator


women’s cycle clothing

New Kit for Commuting

Aoife Glass road cycling seaside
If I’m lucky, I’ll be able to get a tiny bit of seaside riding in on my commute too

From next week, I’m going to start commuting to work.

Well, that’s the plan anyway. In some ways this shouldn’t be such a big deal, as I’ve commuted to work for various jobs regularly over the last 6 years. What’s different is that I now live in Weston-Super-Mare, and I work in Bristol, so that’s going to be quite a commute. I’m estimating about 25 miles. It’s going to take some commitment.

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Why bib-tights are bliss for mountain biking

women's cycling bib tights
3/4 length cycling bib tights – the perfect base for autumn/winter mountain biking

Cycling bib-tights. Or, to be more accurate, women’s 3/4 bib tights. If you’d asked me a few years ago if I’d have a large selection of them in the MTB kit side of my wardrobe, I’d have been quite amused. For road cycling, they are very handy, but for mountain biking…?

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