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Product launches and developments for all bikes and accessories

7mesh partners with artist Kate Zessel for new collection

7mesh Apparel has partnered with Canadian artist Kate Zessel to create a new collection. “I liked the idea of having a full story behind the kit,” said Zessel. “I tried to create pieces that had enough elements that you could pull each one out, like a circle with layers of …

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Ribble adds two fully integrated models to e-bike range

Ribble Cycles has added two fully integrated models to its e-bike range – the Urban e and the Hybrid AL e Trail. “We’re seeing more and more people wanting to access the benefits of cycling and they see e-bikes as a way to experience the positive aspects,” said Andy Smallwood, …

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Bollé riders to debut new Volt+ lens at this year’s TdF

Bollé riders are to debut the brand’s new Volt+ lens at this year’s Tour de France, developed using artificial intelligence. “With these lenses, colours become really spectacular, it’s amazing,” said Bollé rider Jakob Fuglsang. “On the road, they also give the huge advantage of helping me to distinguish more clearly …

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New tubeless tyre sealant comes to UK market

A new, high-performance tyre sealant is coming to the UK market, just in time for the arrival of new CST cycle tyre stock in the race, road, hybrid and off-road sectors. Further to the recent arrival of 7x new CST flagship cycle tyre patterns, CST cycle distributor Bickers is introducing …

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Hutchinson targets tyre sustainability with Gridskin models

Hutchinson Cycling Dpt has developed Gridskin – a new tyre reinforcement technology that has the potential to “significantly reduce the environmental impact of manufacturing”. The brand has continued its 100-year-old tradition of manufacturing in Châlette-sur-Loing, France, obtaining raw materials from European suppliers and collaborating with fabric manufacturers from France and …

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Peaty’s introduces new range of biodegradable greases

Peaty’s has introduced its new range of readily biodegradable greases. Peaty’s Bicycle Assembly Grease Peaty’s Bicycle Assembly Grease uses the latest generation of base oils and additives to provide long-lasting, low friction performance under extreme loads. Meeting the Ultimate Biodegradability OECD test 301B, Peaty’s Assembly Grease has a high resistance …

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The Bike Club adds new bikes to stock as it gears up for summer of cycling

The Bike Club has added thousands of new bikes to its stock, as well as new Forme Cubley bike colours, as it continues to expand its range of kids bikes, scooters and accessories. This comes as the membership service gears up for what is anticipated to be a ‘huge’ summer …

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Pirelli introduces new P7 Sport clincher tyre

Pirelli has introduced the new P7 Sport clincher to complete its line of tyres dedicated to road cycling. “The P7 Sport is a tyre dedicated to those who ride for miles and are looking for robustness, grip and durability,” said a statement. “Created to meet the needs of those cyclists …

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Leopard Tech to launch anti-theft, tracking and connectivity solution

UK start-up Leopard Tech has been working with a European bike manufacturer over the last 12 months to create the Leopard Lync – a fully integrated anti-theft, tracking and connectivity solution. Through a combination of hardware that can be fitted to any bike, both pedal and electric and mobile app, …

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CHPT3, Clothes Doctor launch new sports wash

CHPT3 and Clothes Doctor have teamed up to create products designed to extend the life of riders’ kit, as well as a full care guide. “We are so excited to be partnering with CHPT3 to help bring the slow fashion movement to the realm of high-performance sportswear,” said Lulu, founder …

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