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Cycling UK’s new CEO starts, vows to “keep Britain cycling”

Cycling UK’s new chief executive Sarah Mitchell, who started work at the charity yesterday, 19th October, has vowed to “keep Britain cycling”, maintaining the increased levels of everyday cycling witnessed during the pandemic. Since lockdown began, record numbers of people have turned to cycling throughout the UK. This has been …

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CycleFest event in Peterborough postponed

The organisers of CycleFest, due to take place at the East of England Arena in Peterborough on 25th October, have made the decision to postpone the event. Cube Management is offering a full refund on the ticket price for everyone who has already purchased a ticket. Refunds will be processed …

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POC appoints new UK account manager

Andy Shepherd has joined POC’s UK team as account manager. The new UK sales organisation, which was created earlier this year, is managed by recently appointed POC UK country manager Oliver Coxhead. Shepherd will have responsibility for managing cycle and snow independents along with selected strategic accounts. He will work closely …

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Cycle Show and London eBike Festival move to June 2021, Chris Holman returns as organiser

Organisers of The Cycle Show and The London eBike Festival have confirmed the new show dates for 2021 as 25th-27th June. Immediate Media has also announced that long-term Cycle Show organiser Chris Holman has resumed his role at the helm as it returns to London in 2021. Holman takes on …

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Top five jobs of the week – 16th October

The BikeBiz jobs board filled over 500 positions in 2019, and listings are still on the rise. Here’s our latest top five… Store manager – Pinarello You will be accountable for all aspects of the store; revenue, inventory, purchasing and maintaining effectively an EPOS system. You will serve customers showing …

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Eurobike 2020 cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions

The special edition of Eurobike 2020, planned for 24th-26th November, has now been cancelled. Reappraisal of the COVID-19 crisis has forced Messe Friedrichshafen to take this decision, organisers said. They are now developing a live, on-site format for next year. Date and details will be announced in due course. In …

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BikeBiz Directory 2021 deadline today

Time is running out to submit your updates for the BikeBiz Directory. The deadline for submissions to the 2021 edition is today, 16th October. To provide us with new or altered details, please contact BikeBiz editor James Groves. If you were included in the prior edition and your details remain …

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Nominations close today for BikeBiz Awards 2020

Nominations will close today, 16th October, for the BikeBiz Awards 2020. Members of the cycling trade community are invited to put themselves in the running for one of our prestigious awards using the quick and easy online form. Cycling enthusiasts are also encouraged to nominate their favourite brands, retailers and individuals …

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Partner Content: Get in gear – six things every new road cyclist needs

While road cycling may seem like an expensive hobby on the surface, it really doesn’t have to be if done the right way. We’ve highlighted the top 6 things every new road cyclist truly needs to get started below. 1) Buy the right road bike While it may seem an …

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Ribble Cycles joins forces with veteran Darren Hardy

Ribble is supporting Darren Hardy, veteran and Warrior Games double gold medallist, and his 10x10x10 challenge: ten Ironmans in ten days in ten different locations. For the 10x10x10, Hardy will be swimming 2.4 miles, cycling 112 miles and running 26.2 miles each day to raise funds for Help for Heroes. …

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