John Steward and Natalie Connell have scooped the top prize in the Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneurs of the Year competition, beating off 900 other entrants in the 24-year old competition. Cyclepods are futuristic-looking bike-parking stands costing £3,250 apiece.

Cyclepod innovators win top business gong

The award comes at the same time as a cycle-parking exhibition during Bike Week, ‘Reinventing the Bike Shed’ part of the London Architecture Biennale.

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Cyclepods are aluminium storage units that store bikes vertically to save space. They were designed as part of Steward’s final year project as a design student.

The pods store eight bikes each and are produced via Steward and Connell’s Built from Scratch Ltd.

http://www.shell-livewire.org/…/winner.php

http://www.cyclepods.co.uk/

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