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Bafang holds fifth annual EPAC technology fair with over 350 guests

Over 350 guests took part in the Bafang’s fifth annual EPAC technology fair in Suzhou, China, taking place from 12th-13th November. This year, the focus was on establishing standards for e-bikes, and introductions of new products and innovations from the e-bike systems manufacturer. The annual event aims to provide a …

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Sea Otter Classic announces dates for 2021

Sea Otter Classic 2021 is set to take place from 20th-23rd May in Monterey, California. “The late spring dates are perfect for product launches and offer terrific weather,” said a statement. “As our industry reemerges from COVID-19 restrictions, Sea Otter promises to be the best ever unabashed celebration of cycling. …

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Muc-Off steps up support for Steve Tilford Foundation Racing Team

Muc-Off is upgrading its support for the Steve Tilford Foundation Racing, formerly known as MAAP | Mini CX. Under a new name, the team will compete in multiple disciplines, while creating new opportunities for up-and-coming racers. “We’re stoked to step up our investment and focus into this team and cyclocross …

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Busby partners with Discount Sports Network

Busby and DSN have joined forces to create the “world’s leading” cycling, running and activity safety and discounts app. Busby’s vision is to make all road users safer, reduce rider risk and make them ‘more visible than ever before’. Discount Sports Network uses direct relationships with brands to secure exclusive …

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Top five jobs of the week – 13th November

The BikeBiz jobs board filled over 500 positions in 2019, and listings are still on the rise. Here’s our latest top five… Senior mechanic – Giant Twickenham (Cadence) We are looking for an experienced cycle mechanic to work in our Twickenham cycle hub. We have an opportunity to build a …

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ACT partners with web and mobile platform Hubtiger

The ACT has partnered with web and mobile platform Hubtiger, enabling cycle shops to manage all workshop operations in one app. Hubtiger aims to help bike shops do better business by improving workshop efficiency, increasing revenue and enhancing the customer experience. The web solution manages online/app bookings, job card scheduling, automated/direct …

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Raleigh UK, Saris launch ‘Winter Miles Challenge with Saris UK’ Strava challenge

Raleigh UK and Saris have launched the ‘Winter Miles Challenge with Saris UK‘, now live in the Strava Gallery. The challenge will run from 16th-22nd November, with a one week preview in the challenge gallery from 9th-15th November. This allows Strava users to sign up prior to the challenge’s start …

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Proviz offering discount across its range for Santander Cycles members

Proviz Sports has partnered with Santander Cycles to offer a 20% discount across its range to members of the London-based cycle scheme. As cycling continues to be a growing mode of transport and leisure activity for many across the capital and country, the discount will help riders to be highly …

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Gazelle appoints three new account managers in UK

Royal Dutch Gazelle is accelerating its e-bike sales development in the UK with three new account managers. The account managers are Mike Isaac, South, Andrew Nicolson, Midlands, and David Sharp, North. They will all be working together on building a ‘high-quality’ distribution network for the Gazelle e-bike brand in the …

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Tannus Tyres confirmed as headline sponsor for BikeBiz Awards 2020

Tannus Tyres will act as the headline sponsor for this year’s BikeBiz Awards. The brand is also sponsoring the Innovation from a Newcomer Award for 2020. The Awards is returning for its 12th iteration this year in a digital format, forgoing a live event due to the ongoing impact of …

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