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Shimano extends collaboration with Unipublic

Shimano is extending its collaboration with Unipublic, offering its neutral race assistance service to all professional riders in Spanish road cycling races. Beginning formally in 2001, Shimano and Unipublic have been working together for over 20 years to support the work of teams and riders in professional cycling races. Following …

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BikeBiz Awards 2020 winners: Madison

Dominic Langan, CEO of Madison, which won P&A Distributor of the Year at 2020’s BikeBiz Awards, tells us what it means to win, how the business adapted to 2020’s challenges and what’s in store for this year

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Shimano sees rise in bike component sales for 2020

Shimano has reported an increase in sales for the fiscal year 2020, with net sales increasing 4.1% from the previous year. Net sales from the bicycle components segment increased 2.7% from the previous year to 297,777 million yen, and operating income increased by 18.4% to 68,494 million yen, the company …

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Canyon introduces Torque:ON, updates e-MTB line for 2021

Canyon is introducing a new e-park bike, the Torque:ON, combining the capability of the brand’s Torque model with Shimano’s new EP8 pedal-assist system. The brand’s Spectral:ON, Neuron:ON and Grand Canyon:ON also receive the EP8 motor and battery update. “The Torque:ON is an absolute downhill-ripping, berm-slashing, air-boosting beast of a bike,” …

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BikeBiz’s guide to the latest cycling footwear

This month, we take a look at the latest cycling footwear from some of the leading brands in the sector, including Bont, Giro, Ride Concepts, Leatt, Shimano, XLC, ETC and fizik Bont – Vaypor G Distributor: Raleigh Bike Parts Take your gravel riding up a notch with the Bont Vaypor …

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BikeBiz’s guide to the latest chains, gears and cranks

This month, we take a look at the latest chains, gears and cranks from some of the leading brands in the sector, including Campagnolo, Sunrace, Quarq, Race Face, Elvedes, Miche, Shimano, Rotor Bike Components, Praxis, absoluteBLACK and Weldtite

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absoluteBLACK now offering two chains coated with GRAPHENlube

After the Le Tour de France race, many questions arose on the application of our GRAPHENlube to the chains on the ProTour teams. Unfortunately, we can’t share this knowledge due to the complexity of the whole process, the requirement of custom equipment and proprietary expertise that we have obtained during …

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Rondo launches 2021 collection

Rondo has launched its 2021 collection, introducing new models and upgrades to its range. “The new collection is the brand’s most versatile to date,” said a statement, “combining open-minded thinking and progressive features to create tough, purpose-built all-road bikes with a racing character and maximum functionality. Founded to change the …

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Boyd Cycling ‘brings carbon to the masses’ with new Prologue series

Boyd Cycling has launched its new Prologue series, introducing three new carbon road wheelsets. It includes 28 mm clincher disc, 44 mm clincher disc and 44 mm clincher rim brake options. The rims are manufactured using an automated continuous lay-up process helping to reduce costs by producing rims in mass …

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Genesis launches new range of bikes

Genesis has launched its new range of bikes. One addition is line-up is the new Croix de Fer 50, the “fanciest off-the-shelf CdF ever that’s not made of titanium”, the brand said. It has a Reynolds 853 frame, Shimano GRX RX800 groupset and larger tyres. The Croix de Fer 40 …

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