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Continental is now headline sponsor of gravel challenge Orbit360

Continental is now the headline sponsor of Germany’s first gravel challenge Orbit360. The challenge series has 16 routes, one for each state in Germany. The rides range in distance from 212km to 323km, and elevation gain between 730hm to 4,580hm. Entrants can upload their completed ride, which must be finished …

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BikeBiz’s guide to the latest in triathlon

This month we take a look at the latest in triathlon from some of the leading brands in the sector, including Birzman, Princeton CarbonWorks, Lake, ControlTech, Continental, Gaerne, Profile Design, SRAM Road, fizik, Quintana Roo, Redshift Sports and Michelin Birzman – Aeroman Hydration Carrier Distributor: Silverfish UK  The Aeroman Hydration Carrier …

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BikeBiz’s guide to the latest children’s bikes

This month we take a look at the latest children’s bikes from some of the leading brands in the sector, including Frog Bikes, Nukeproof, Ridgeback, Squish, Cannondale, Kiddimoto, Mondraker, Cube, GT Bicycles, Bombtrack, Scott, Little Rider, Continental and SDG Frog Bikes – Road 67 Distributor: Direct to IBDs Our kids’ …

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Continental launches Grand Prix 5000 Tour de France special edition

Continental is marking the second rest day of the original dates of the 2020 Tour de France by announcing the Grand Prix 5000 TdF LTD 2020 – the first special edition of its Grand Prix 5000 road tyre. The launch is the first road tyre from Continental to be designed …

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Sea Otter Play virtual event to unite global cycling industry

Organisers of Sea Otter Classic have created Sea Otter Play presented by Continental – aiming to unite all of Sea Otter’s global celebrations and connect cyclists around the world with brands. Sea Otter Classic 2020 has now been cancelled after originally being postponed due to concerns surrounding COVID-19. “The Sea …

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Continental combines special-purpose tyre segment into new business unit

Continental is combining its global activities in the special-purpose tyre segment. Effective 1st July, the business areas of Commercial Specialty Tyres, Two Wheel Tyres and Hoosier Racing Tyre are combined in a new “Specialty Tyres” business unit. As a result, from now on the entire Continental specialty tyre business will …

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Sea Otter Classic 2020 cancelled, virtual experience planned

Sea Otter Classic 2020, scheduled for 1st-4th October, has now been cancelled. The event was originally due to take place from 16th-19th April but was postponed due to concerns surrounding COVID-19. The Bicycle Leadership Conference has now also been cancelled. “After frequent discussions with Monterey County health officials, it has …

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Double award for Continental tyres made from dandelion rubber

The Urban Taraxagum bicycle tyre from Continental has won the Red Dot Design award. It was also recently awarded the E-Bike Design and Innovation Award in the Sustainability and Green category by the magazine Focus E-Bike. While the Red Dot Award is awarded for the design of the tread of …

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