German value-meisters Lidl are having a Cycling Essentials week next Thursday (23 July) with all sorts of bargain basement kit on offer in stores. And is the kit good quality? Well, from what we've seen of Lidl's cycling offerings in the past, it's generally good enough to justify the spend - you might not get five years' use out of a pair of their cycling mitts, but at £2.29... who's complaining?
Go to Lidl's website to see the range of stuff on offer. You'll need to type in your postcode to get the offers at your local store, here's the list of gear for our nearest one in Brislington:
We weren't sure about the last three but hey, they're on the cycling page so we thought we'd let you know.
Dave is a founding father of road.cc, having previously worked on Cycling Plus and What Mountain Bike magazines back in the day. He also writes about e-bikes for our sister publication ebiketips. He's won three mountain bike bog snorkelling World Championships, and races at the back of the third cats.