Tag Archives: Rapha

Buzzbike raises £1.7 million in latest funding round

London-based bike subscription platform Buzzbike has raised £1.7 million in its latest funding round. Buzzbike has raised funds from a variety of sources, including the UK Government’s The Future Fund, sports tech accelerator leAD (and its family of shareholders, including the Adidas family), Cooper (the company behind the Mini Cooper) …

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Rapha opens new pop-up in Canary Wharf

Rapha has opened a new pop-up in Canary Wharf, offering the brand’s latest collections and a schedule of events, curated routes and community activities. Dates: 27th July – 27th September 2020 Address: Canary Wharf, 2 Reuters Plaza, London, E14 5AJ, England Opening hours: Mon-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 12pm-6pm. Bank …

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Rapha launches Pro Team Powerweave bib shorts

Rapha’s has introduced the Pro Team Powerweave bib shorts. The Powerweave bib shorts are the result of 18 months of close collaboration with the riders from EF Education First Pro Cycling, including Mitch Docker. They are created from a new woven fabric using technology which allowed the brand to ‘precisely …

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Rapha supports Zwift in Tour for All virtual fundraiser

Rapha has partnered with Zwift to help raise funds for Médecins Sans Frontiéres (Doctors Without Borders) through the Tour For All, a multi-stage virtual tour. It has produced a series of limited edition products to celebrate the tour. All profits from the collection will be donated to the MSF’s COVID-19 …

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Rapha launches Core Lightweight Jersey

Rapha has launched the Core Lightweight Jersey. “Our Core Jersey is the trusted choice of cyclists around the world for any kind of riding,” said a statement. “But for the hottest days, we’ve created a lighter, brighter cousin: the Core Lightweight Jersey. “With the fit and features of the original, …

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Rapha launches Pro Team lightweight backpack

Rapha has launched the Pro Team lightweight backpack, designed for training before and after work. “Early in the morning or late at night, laps of the park or reps of the hill, whenever and wherever you choose to fit it in, training around work requires a game plan,” said a …

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Rapha launches four new limited edition country jerseys

Rapha has launched four new limited edition country jerseys. “Long before they were laden with the logos of corporate backers, national jerseys were beautifully simple,” said a statement. “Harking back to the heyday of racing and design, our quintet of country jerseys combines traditional colours with luxurious merino wool in …

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Rapha releases new Pro Team shoes

Rapha has released its new Pro Team shoes. The shoes have been designed from the ground up in partnership with fabric experts, carbon manufacturers and professional cyclists. They have been tested over two years and more than 20,000km, in all climates and conditions. Working with weaving technologists Avery Dennison, Rapha …

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Rapha takes title sponsorship of Lincoln Grand Prix

Rapha is taking title sponsorship of the Lincoln Grand Prix. A two-year title sponsorship has been agreed, with the event being titled the ‘Rapha Lincoln Grand Prix’, and the men’s race and women’s race have been given equal weighting within it. In January, it was announced that 2019 had possibly …

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