After the frame material and construction, the design, purpose and make-up of your wheels is probably the biggest factor in deciding the speed, efficiency and feel of your bike.
It's inevitable you'll get a puncture at some point. When you do you'll need a spare bike inner tube with you. Use our simple bicycle inner tube guide to discover the right type for your bike.
Whether you are replacing a worn out tyre or want a performance upgrade, it is essential that you choose a tyre that is compatible with your bicycle as well as your riding style.
Every bike has a chainset. It is the name given to a group of components that rotate when you turn your pedals, to drive the bike's chain and turn the rear wheel to propel the bike along.