In The Know Cycling Reader Survey – 2018

Got 5 minutes to give me your suggestions to make In The Know Cycling better for you? Maybe win $100, £100 OR €100 to spend at your favorite cycling store? Sure you do… Go HERE. Thanks.


10% off store-wide thru this link to Tredz on purchases over £50 exclusively for In The Know Cycling readers with code ITK10. Some exclusions.

10% off on power meters thru this link to Power Meter City exclusively for In The Know Cycling readers with code ITK10. Garmin, Stages, and Favero buyers instead receive a 10% credit toward a future purchase when entering the code in the order notes.

Save 30%+ on selected bikes and frames at Competitive Cyclist from Bianchi, Factor, Pinarello, Ridley, Storck, and Willier.

Spend and save 15% ($300/£150), 20% ($600/£300) or 30% ($1200/£600) at Chain Reaction Cycles on over 1000 road, mountain or commuting bikes. Discount applied at basket. Good thru July 19.

Save up to 30% on road bikes from Specialized, Giant, Felt, Cannondale, Bianchi, Wilier and others at Tredz.

New customers save $20 on $100 purchase at Wiggle. Use code SUMMER23.

New customers save $20 on $100 purchase at Chain Reaction Cycles. Use code SUMMERSAVE.

Big savings at Tweeks on great tires from Continental, Michelin, Schwalbe, Vittoria and others.


Want to save yourself money and time and support this site?  Simply click on and buy your gear through the red links you see on the site to stores I’ve found offer the best prices and highest customer satisfaction levels on road cycling gear. My current top ranked stores include Competitive Cyclist, TredzTweeks, Chain Reaction CyclesWiggle, Merlin and Power Meter City.

When you buy at many of these stores or anything through these links at eBay and Amazon, a small amount comes back to cover the gear, site and other expenses that go into creating the in-depth and independent, category-wide and ad-free, comparative and conflict-of-interest-free reviews you read here on In The Know Cycling.

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Wheelsets and Tires

Where to Get Your Cycling Gear


If you are looking for the best online bike store, this post gives you my rankings, updated quarterly, of those that serve road cycling enthusiasts best based on price, selection, customer satisfaction and support.

Groupsets and Components


While road bike pedals may not be very sexy or expensive compared to your bike frame, other components, and kit, they are just as important to your performance, comfort, and safety out on the road.

Power Meters and Computers

Clothing and Accessories

My Take