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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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Pure Electric to sponsor Cycle Advocacy Award at BikeBiz Awards 2020

Pure Electric is to sponsor the Cycle Advocacy Award at the BikeBiz Awards 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 COVID-19. The entry and decision-making process is following the usual format, with …

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Eurobike Special Edition to have separate exhibition space for cargo bikes

The Eurobike Special Edition, taking place from 24th-26th November 2020, is set to have a separate exhibition space for cargo bikes in Zeppelin Cat Hall A1. According to a survey by the European project CityChangerCargoBike, in 2019 the growth rate in Europe among 38 cargo bike producers was around 60%. …

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Busby launches new GroupRide feature

Busby has launched a new patent-pending feature called GroupRide. The feature allows clubs and groups to set a safety radius around everyone on the ride. If a rider goes outside the set safety radius then the whole group receive a notification so they can either slow down or turn back …

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COREbike postponed to 2022

COREbike organisers have cancelled the 2021 edition of the show due to COVID-19. It will be the first year without a COREbike show since it launched in 2005. “The six companies that organise COREbike discussed the various options available to us with the venue and while it may have been …

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Top five jobs of the week – 9th October

The BikeBiz jobs board filled over 500 positions in 2019, and listings are still on the rise. Here’s our latest top five… DACH customer service representative – Brompton The role: To ensure that Brompton delivers professional after-sales support service to owners, domestic and international dealers and distributors. Our aim is …

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Bollé partners with French e-cycling team The Punchers Club

Bollé has partnered with The Punchers Club, the first French e-cycling team. Made up of seven riders – professionals, former professionals and amateur cyclists – the e-sport team races and competes on virtual routes on Zwift. “We are delighted to welcome Bollé into the e-sport world through The Punchers Club, …

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Cyclopark appoints Bruce Sandell as trustee

Bruce Sandell has been appointed a trustee of Cyclopark. Cyclopark is a multi-sports facility focused on cycling, situated in Gravesend, Kent, featuring a road cycling circuit, mountain bike trails, cyclocross courses, café, skatepark, gym and a cycle play area. The venue has regularly hosted international, national and regional BMX, cyclocross …

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Cycleplan sees sales increase by 315%

Cycleplan has seen a 315% sales increase since the start of lockdown. Analysing three years of internal data, Cycleplan found the most common claims to be theft and damage, including malicious damage caused intentionally by a third party. The specialist insurance provider is also urging cyclists to check the details …

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Supersapiens partners with INEOS Grenadiers

Sports technology company Supersapiens is partnering with the INEOS Grenadiers team as part of an initiative that will allow its athletes to have real-time glucose visibility through the Abbott Libre Sense Glucose Sport Biosensor. “Sir Dave Brailsford has a proven track record showing attention to detail delivers results,” said Phil …

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