If you're at a loose end you could do worse than head over to the Maxgear site and enter their free prize draw. Maxgear are a fairly new name in the world of cycling - the company started in 2007 - but already they're supplying some top riders, including Nicole Cooke's Vision 1 team and Sean Kelly's An Post outfit.
We'll be testing some of their kit over the next few weeks but in the meantime you can be in with a chance of winning a package of kit worth £500, which includes:
All you have to do is head over to maxgear.co.uk and either buy something or subscribe to their mailing list and you're in the hat. And while we're on the subject of competitions, normal schwag service should be resuming on road.cc next week...
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.