COVID has created a cycling boom, as people avoid public transport.
Depending on your weight and speed, the average rider can burn 450 to 750 calories an hour. Today, we look at the kit you need to get on your bike, while our beauty editor tests superfood moisturisers . . . Health
with Jane Atkinson GLASSES
These UVA and UVB protection glasses won’t steam up in the rain and darken in the sunshine Madison Recon glasses, £59.99, freewheel.co.uk – buy now
The Madison Recon glasses have full UVA and UVB protection, plus they quickly darken when the sun shines.
The lenses don’t steam up or become full of water in the rain, the frames feel strong, and can fully flex and return to their original shape. The glasses come with a pouch. BACKPACK
This Daypack is great for any commute, it has lots of space and great security pockets Unisex Convey 25-Litre Rolltop Daypack, £65, columbiasportswear.co.uk – buy now The Unisex Convey 25-Litre Rolltop Daypack is perfect for either daily commutes or longer travels, with a padded sleeve that fits a 15in laptop.I loved the design, water-proof fabric and rubberised bottom. Lots of space, comfy, with water bottle and security pockets. The innner geek in me loved the warning whistle, too. LONG-SLEEVE TOP This Long Sleeve Baselayer is lightweight and prevents you from getting sweaty Meg-meister Drynamo Winter Cycle Long Sleeve Baselayer, £50-65, shop.megmeister.com – buy now Meg-meister Drynamo Winter Cycle Long Sleeve Baselayer is perfect for […]