Man with bicycle wheel and pump

New Courses!

Starting in September I will offering basic bicycle maintenance courses for both absolute beginners and regular riders. Designed to be fun, family friendly and informative I am running two levels of bicycle maintenance courses for small groups: Bicycle Maintenance For Absolute Beginners Bicycle Maintenance For Regular Riders Bicycle Maintenance For Absolute Beginners is aimed at people Read more about New Courses![…]

Tifosi CK7 Road Cycle in Blue

Road Bike Build!

After thinking about my cycling goals for 2019 my thoughts turned to a bike to use for these rides and climbs. One of my suppliers ChickenCycleKit is the owner of the Tifosi brand. As I wanted a bike that I could use all year round their aluminium framed, carbon forked CK7 frame seemed like a suitable starting Read more about Road Bike Build![…]

Mountain Bike in Black

Not An Easter Egg!

So, I could have just bought an Easter Egg, but instead I decided to build myself a 27.5″ Hardtail MTB…as you do. Brand X frame, bars and headset; RockShox Judy forks; Avid BB5 brakes, Sunrace MX crankset and bottom bracket with 32T chainring; Sunrace 11 speed chain; Sunrace MX 11 Speed shifter; Shimano SPD pedals; Read more about Not An Easter Egg![…]

Bicycle components packaged

Ultegra Cube Equation

Cube – = + = I spent a very pleasant sunny day taking off all the old components on this 2013 Cube Agree and replacing them with a full Shimano Ultegra 6800 groupset. A subsequent test ride showed a great improvement especially in the braking department. Another bike ready to tackle the 2016 Velothon in Read more about Ultegra Cube Equation[…]