Welcome to Simpson

Simpson is a new independent magazine about British road cycling. Whether you're just starting out or a hardened club rider, we offer a unique insight from the very heart of cycling. Simpson is frank and has a sense of humour. It will take no prisoners but it’s also very proud of the rich heritage of British cycling.

Issue 04

Issue four sees Simpson travel from a muddy field in Suffolk to the glamorous north Mediterranean Italian coast in search of the world’s finest cycling stories for your delectation. On our travels we discovered an Italian bike brand that you probably haven’t heard of before – but that could all change very soon. Slightly to our own surprise, we also discovered a love for cyclo-cross...


Simpson was conceived in 2012 - the greatest ever year for British cycling. To celebrate this success, we offer a range of limited run T-shirts, including three 'Grand Tour' edition shirts and a range of musettes including the latest addition to our collection The Cockney. Inspired by the rich cycling heritage of London's East end it pays homage to both its bikes and shops.


On A Shoot

Planning, preparation and a bit of good luck with the weather are the key essentials for a successful shoot. When we organised our London to Brighton ride shoot, we began...


A Tour taster

We’ve had a tantalising little taste of some of the Yorkshire roads the pros will be racing on during stage 2 of this year’s Tour de France and even experienced one of those warned of crashes.