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BikeBiz Awards: Vote now for service to the industry awards

Following the commencement of the voting process for the BikeBiz Awards last month, we’ll be highlighting each and every finalist from our list of expertly-curated accolades. The final decision will be placed in the hands of those that know best – professionals that work within the industry day in day out and prosumers with a …

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British Cycling appoints Brian Facer as CEO

British Cycling has appointed Brian Facer as its next chief executive officer. Facer, who is a British Cycling member and rides with Daventry CC, will join from London Irish and take up the role early in the new year as the replacement for Julie Harrington, who leaves in January. “I …

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TfL and Mayor partner with Halfords to tackle bike theft

Transport for London (TfL) has launched a new collaboration with Halfords to encourage Londoners to safely and securely lock up their bikes and reduce the risk of theft. From today, everyone who completes TfL’s online Cycle Skills course will receive 15% off Halfords’ own brand locks, as well as lights …

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Shift Active Media celebrates ten years since first opening doors for business

Shift Active Media is celebrating ten years since it first opened its doors for business. Simon Wear, an experienced media professional, founded the agency out of a desire to “set up his own business built around his lifelong passion for cycling”. Joined by Peter Stothard and Manolo Bertocchi, the focus …

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World Bicycle Relief commemorates 15 years with ‘Faces of Change’ campaign

World Bicycle Relief (WBR) is celebrating 15 years with a ‘Faces of Change’ campaign. The campaign is launching today across WBR channels, aiming to support fundraising efforts globally. It explores the stories of 15 inspiring faces from WBR’s journey and how supporters can help create another 15 years of impact …

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BikeBiz Awards: Vote now for the community awards

Following the commencement of the voting process for the BikeBiz Awards last month, we’ll be highlighting each and every finalist from our list of expertly-curated accolades. The final decision will be placed in the hands of those that know best – professionals that work within the industry day in day out and prosumers with …

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Primal’s James Smith joins Discount Sports Network as brand consultant

James Smith has joined Discount Sports Network as a brand consultant, to raise its profile and increase its network of brands. Discount Sports Network’s founder and CEO David Birch said: “James and Primal Europe was one of the first brands to join the network, offering a discount to our members …

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Top five jobs of the week – 6th November

The BikeBiz jobs board filled over 500 positions in 2019, and listings are still on the rise. Here’s our latest top five… Category manager – hard goods (cycle) – Endura Ltd Reporting to the product manager, you will manage selected product categories, key to strategic growth of the brand. Leading mid …

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BikeBiz Awards: Vote now for brands of the year

Following the commencement of the voting process for the BikeBiz Awards last week, we’ll be highlighting each and every finalist from our list of expertly-curated accolades. The final decision will be placed in the hands of those that know best – professionals that work within the industry day in day out and prosumers with a …

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SunRace Sturmey-Archer expands team with Kos appointment

SunRace Sturmey-Archer has taken the next step in expanding, following the appointment of Ruud Bokhout as general manager earlier this year. Patrick Kos joined the team in Mijdrecht, where the European sales and distribution office is located, on 1st October as sales manager. He will mainly focus on the north …

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