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Raiders Gravel Galloway presented by Canyon unveiled

A new gravel event in Scotland, Raiders Gravel Galloway presented by Canyon, has been officially unveiled. The four-day festival features three gravel riding stages where riders explore the Galloway and Southern Ayrshire UNESCO Biosphere. The inaugural edition will take place from 7th-10th October 2021. “We’re stoked to bring this incredibly …

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Top five jobs of the week – 14th May

The BikeBiz jobs board filled over 450 positions in 2020, and listings are still on the rise. Here’s our latest top five… Bike mechanic – Cookson Cycles Ltd We are looking for individuals with experience in delivering the highest standards of customer service in a bike workshop. The successful candidate …

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Islabikes launches cargo bike delivery trial in Ludlow

Islabikes and Ludlow 21 Sustainable Transport Group have launched a cargo bike delivery trial to lower Ludlow’s carbon footprint. The initial eighth month trial period is free to local businesses wanting to deliver small goods around town. Matt Baynham, head of sustainability at Islabikes, said: “With more home deliveries than …

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Santini to be official kit supplier to UCI Track Champions League

Santini has been announced as the official kit supplier to the UCI Track Champions League. The brand will provide a series of custom skinsuits for riders competing in the league, including leader’s jerseys. The deal also includes the production of clothing for event staff with the rights to commercialise UCI …

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Hutchinson entering partnerships with multiple triathletes for 2021

Hutchinson Cycling Dpt has announced its 2021 roster of professional triathletes, with multiple new signings. Headlining the brand’s new triathlete lineup is Mario Mola. 23-year-old British triathlete Alex Yee also joins the crew of Hutchinson supported athletes for the 2021 season. BMC Pro Triathlon Team boasts a strong array of talent …

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Tinie Tempah brings Knaap bike to London

Tinie Tempah has introduced the Knaap e-bike to London. Steven May of Knaaps UK distributor JDM Products said: “We are huge fans of Tinie and we are over the moon that he is using the bike in the capital and introducing it to the London scene! It’s definitely the bike …

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Eurobike’s Bike Biz Revolution set to return this year

Bike Biz Revolution is set to return this year, taking place the day before Eurobike on 31st August. After its premiere in 2019 and the digital edition in 2020, Bike Biz Revolution is once again looking to mobilise trade and industry experts and major players from the bike industry, with …

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Bike-Drop partners with Stolen Ride to support mission of reducing cycle theft

London cycle parking solution Bike-Drop has partnered with Stolen Ride. Founded in 2020, Bike-Drop brings secure cycle parking spaces to central London with a booking system based around a contactless QR code. There are currently three locations: Regent Street, Oxford Circus and Piccadilly. Riders can charge e-bikes, access free puncture …

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Cycle Show organiser Immediate Live launches new e-bike demo days

The Cycle Show and London eBike Festival organiser Immediate Live has launched a new line-up of e-bike demo days for this summer. Immediate Live will house the events alongside its newly launched Artisan Festival at Hampton Court Palace and the Artisan Collective Fair at National Trust’s Wimpole Estate, with a …

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Halfords trialling new bike recycling scheme in Wales

Halfords has launched a new bike recycling scheme pilot at four stores across Wales. The Pre-Loved scheme, which will be evaluated before being rolled nationwide, will encourage customers to trade in pre-loved bikes for gift cards at its stores. Bikes will then be serviced and resold with a discount. Halfords …

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