In training for the TransAtlanticWay

In training for the TransAtlanticWay

Restrap customer Giles Hartwright is taking his first plunge into long distance racing, tackling Ireland's TransAtlanticWay in June. Here he shares what he's learned as his training begins in earnest.
Transcontinental training

Transcontinental training

Restrap friend Toby Willis is hard at working training for this year's Transcontinental. Here he takes us through some of his most gruelling (yet beautiful) training rides in the hills of Snowdonia. Just what does it take to prepare for something so epic?
Cycling the long way across the Tagus river

Cycling the long way across the Tagus river

Restrap customers "Jules" and "Verne" are no strangers to travelling, having completed a 160-day around the world trip. Here they share their adventures crossing Portugal's Tagus river.
Restrap x Brother in the Wild Competition

Restrap x Brother in the Wild Competition

For those heading to the 'Brother in the Wild' event on the 22nd and 23rd of April, we've teamed up with Brother Cycles to hold a photo competition during the event. 
Riding with Restrap: Quique Arias

Riding with Restrap: Quique Arias

Today we meet Restrap customer Quique Arias. Based in sunny Madrid, Quique's rides are quite different to the wild, wind-swept roads of Yorkshire.
Fixed gear bike packing in Tenerife

Fixed gear bike packing in Tenerife

Loyal customers will recognise today's blogger as Restrap's very own Jade Field. If you've bought a bag, chances are she had a hand in it.  Jade shares her recent (very hot and hilly) trip,  fixed gear bike packing in the mountains of Tenerife. 

 

Riding with Restrap: Rebecca Earle

Riding with Restrap: Rebecca Earle

Today we meet Restrap customer Rebecca Earle.
The long road home

The long road home

Restrap customer Toby Willis shares the ups and downs of long distance riding through the mighty roads of Wales. 600km and 8000m of climbing? No problem...
Riding with Restrap: Kris Webb

Riding with Restrap: Kris Webb

The first in our series meeting our Restrap customers around the world. Today we chat to Restrap customer Kris Webb, 25.

Kris lives in Gloucestershire, England, right next to the beautiful Forest of Dean, where he does most of his riding.

Coast to Coast

Coast to Coast

In 2016 Restrap ambassador Dom Sharman was involved in a near fatal hit and run whilst cycling to work. Here he recounts how he fought to come back even stronger, completing a gruelling 24 hour ride in Japan.

Simon Nieborak - the man behind the lens

Simon Nieborak - the man behind the lens

This month we chat to talented photographer and long-time friend of Restrap, Simon Nieborak. Simon is the man responsible for most of Restrap’s epic Yorkshire photo shoots, braving the wild and windy moors to capture our gear in action. But his work takes him further afield too, with shoots for MTBRider, MBUK, Spoke Mag and pinkbike.com.

The Jagungal Wilderness

The Jagungal Wilderness

A fantastic glimpse into bike packing down under, thanks to one of our antipodean customers James Garriock. His account of his recent trip to the Jagungal wilderness has given us another destination to add to the wishlist.