The March 2023 edition of Cycling Plus is out now, complete with four £500 bikes on test, a winter gear special, how to make 2023 your best year yet, and a pull-out 28-page guide on maximising your riding skills.


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Budget £500 bikes on test

In our major bike test this month we rate four budget road bikes from Carrera, Triban, Marin and Mango to discover the best £500 bike on the market.

The latest tech

Cycling’s best tech section offers reviews of Cannondale's latest wheels, the Garmin Varia light, Merida's Scultura super bike, and six rear lights. There's also a Buyer's Guide on the best smart trainers and cycling apps.

In-depth features

In Features, we reveal the best ways to make 2023 your best year yet, take on Haute Route Davos, explore Germany's Black Forest area, and look at our how readers have used cycling to overcome life-changing events.

28-page Cycling Masterclass Guide

The March edition also comes with a pull-out 28-page Cycling Masterclass Guide, boasting essential advice on maximising your riding. Climbing, descending, basic skills, indoor gains, strength and conditioning reps, and how to tame your first century ride are all here.

Subscription offer

If you subscribe today, you'll get a Castelli Squadra jacket worth £70 and also save 30% from your subscription price.

Subscribe today to get a Castelli Squadra jacket worth £70


Whether you’re looking at investing in a new bike, trying a different kind of cycling or searching for new gear to make those days on the road more comfortable, Cycling Plus is the magazine for you.