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Caravan and Motorhome Club
You’re in for a wheeley great time at The Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show 2020 Don’t miss out! Come and meet the Raleigh team at The Caravan, Camping And Motorhome Show 2020! Held in Birmingham’s impressive NEC, we’re showcasing at one of the UK’s biggest outdoor products shows. Join us over the weekend where you’ll have the chance to explore the newest camping equipment, campervans, caravans and everything else you need to make the most
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Two cyclists
February is officially the month of love and whether you are looking for the one or in a relationship, we have some top advice on what to know if you are dating a cyclist. Below are five points to recognise and be ready for if you are dating a cyclist. Check before you make weekend plans The chances are if you are dating a cyclist, they will have plans to ride on the weekends. This
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It’s hard to overstate the benefits of cycling to work. It improves your fitness levels, saves you money on transport, lifts your mood and, on top of all that, it’s better for the environment. With that in mind, it’s easy to see why so many commuters are donning their bike shorts every morning. If you’ve never cycled to work before, the idea can feel a bit daunting. To help you get started, we’ve pulled together
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21st January 2020

Icons Through The Ages

It’s hard to imagine a world without bicycles. Since the first one was invented over 200 years ago, technology and materials have changed drastically. But what are the iconic bikes that have influenced the design of the bikes you’d buy today? What Was The First Bike? You may think you know this one, but you may be surprised to learn that it wasn’t actually the Penny Farthing. But the very first bicycle was designed nearly
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20th January 2020

Cycling for Mental Health

Whether you’re a seasoned cyclist, a fairweather rider or a new arrival to cycling, the benefits of riding a bike extend well beyond physical benefits.  Exercise has long been linked to mental wellbeing, and activities such as cycling provide a range of benefits. Mindfulness. When you’re cycling, you have to focus on balance, momentum and very little else. The sensations of the present moment leave your mind with very little time or space for racing
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