The Accell-owned brand, with Dutch-Japanese parentage, is seeking to establish a dealer network in the UK. At the beginning of the month, the Koga-Miyata FullProCarbolite was 'Highly Commended' in the Bike of the Year competition staged at the FietsVak trade show in Amsterdam. Sponsored riders include world explorer - and noted beardy-biker - Thilmann Waldthaler, and women's world hour record champion Leontien van Moorsel .

Koga-Miyata to relaunch in UK

Accell has appointed Alternative Direction, a specialist recruitment agency, to find a national sales executive.

The job ad is here:

http://www.bikebiz.co.uk/…/sitvac_show.php?id=458

Koga-Miyata specialises in mid to high-end road, trekking and mountain bikes, and is one of the leading brands in the Dutch, Belgian, Swiss and German bicycle markets.

It was formerly distributed in the UK by Dawes when Dawes was owned by Accell.

http://www.koga.com/uk/

http://www.gear-m.co.jp/

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