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Extra UK distribution of Brooks saddles ‘unaffected’ by Brexit

Extra UK has issued a statement on the distribution of Brooks England saddles in the UK, following reports that supply has been postponed due to the difficulties surrounding Brexit. In a notice published on its website, Brooks said that, due to saddles being shipped to its logistics centre in Italy, …

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Crankbrothers introduces range of mountain bike shoes

Crankbrothers is introducing its first range of mountain bike footwear for both clip-in and flat pedals. The Mallet and Mallet E clip-in shoes and Stamp flat shoe apply the Match System to provide optimised engagement for clip-in and flat pedal riders. Crankbrothers said it entered the footwear category to solve …

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BikeBiz December edition is now available

The digital edition of BikeBiz December is now available. This month, we catch up with seven distributors to reflect on an unorthodox year, explore Christmas buying habits in 2020 and discuss how the e-bike industry can help promote sustainable transport. This month’s sector guides are wheels, tyres and inner tyres …

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Extra UK secures exclusive distribution of Capgo

Extra is to start distribution of Capgo cable systems for the UK and Ireland, today, 1st December. Capgo is a manufacturer of high-quality cable systems for the cycle market. Established in Germany in 2016, it has grown a large base of OEM customers across Europe and is now branching into …

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fizik unveils new saddlebag

fizik has unveiled its new saddlebag. The brand’s latest saddle bag is designed to “add convenient, waterproof storage to any saddle”. Strapped to the saddle rails, the bag is made from a combination of durable, PU-coated polyester fabric and a waterproof zipper to block bad weather while allowing for easy …

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Extra UK appoints John Mahon as area sales manager for ROI

Extra UK has appointed John Mahon as area sales manager for the Republic of Ireland. The position has been created to offer better support to ROI customers, particularly important following the UK’s exit from the EU. John Mahon, based in Dublin, has experience in cycle retail and most recently account …

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fizik “redesigns power transfer” with Vento Stabilita Carbon

fizik has “redesigned power transfer” with the Vento Stabilita Carbon. The road racing shoes are designed to prioritise foot stability, “minimising unnecessary foot movement that leads to wasted watts and lost power”. “Stripping away any unnecessary material and weight, fizik has prioritised performance by positioning Dynamic Arch Support 2.0 on …

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fizik introduces new road racing shoes

fizik has introduced the Vento Infinito Carbon 2 and Vento Infinito Knit Carbon 2 road racing shoes. The brand has designed its latest racing shoes from the ground up following a ‘less-is-more’ approach, “removing all that is unnecessary in the pursuit of victory”, it said. The latest Infinito features a …

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